Latest Northampton County, Pennsylvania Stories
County Executive Don Cunningham and PUC Commissioner Wayne Gardner to Open Energypath 2011 LOWER MACUNGIE, Pa., June 21, 2011, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lehigh County Executive Don Cunningham and Pennsylvania Public Utility Commissioner Wayne Gardner were named as opening speakers for Energypath 2011, which takes place June 29 and 30 in Center Valley at DeSales University.
HARRISBURG, Pa., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Showcasing the wild and scenic beauty that earned it River of the Year honors, the Delaware River again is expected to draw large numbers of paddlers, campers and other outdoors enthusiasts to the waterway's sojourn, which begins June 18. Registration is continuing for the eight-day paddling trip celebrating the Delaware's selection as Pennsylvania's 2011 River of the Year by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.
Atlanta, GA tops the rankings for large metro areas with poor access to transit for seniors WASHINGTON, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- By 2015, more than 15.5 million Americans 65 and older will live in communities where public transportation service is poor or non-existent, a new study shows.
HARRISBURG, Pa., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The PA Department of Environmental Protection and its regional air quality partnerships have forecast an air quality action day for Wednesday, June 8, in Pennsylvania's five forecasting regions. On air quality action days, young children, the elderly and those with respiratory problems, such as asthma, emphysema and bronchitis, are especially vulnerable to the effects of air pollution and should limit outdoor activities. The air quality...
Books Distributed at Event in Bethlehem BETHLEHEM, Pa., May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last Wednesday, every student at Vitalistic Therapeutic Charter School (VTCS) in Bethlehem, Pa., received three brand-new books of their own, thanks to First Book and C&S Wholesale Grocers. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101214/DC17316LOGO-b) VTCS is one of 60 schools and programs in the Lehigh Valley serving low-income children that received grants.
Hugh Hamill, Senior Vice President of Product Creation, to Lead Effort VAN NUYS, Calif., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Easton-Bell Sports today announced it has created a new organization that centralizes product development, design, engineering, and product costing across the company's flagship brands - Easton, Bell, Giro and Riddell.
BETHLEHEM, Pa., April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spillman Farmer Architects is pleased to announce the completion of the Performing Arts Center at SteelStacks, a dynamic entertainment complex on the former industrial brown field site of Bethlehem Steel located in eastern Pennsylvania.
ATLANTA, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lehigh Technologies, a manufacturer of sustainable, micronized rubber powders, announced today they are offering nitrile rubber based MicroDyne(TM) and PolyDyne(TM) micronized powders.
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Just Born, Inc. has launched PeepsandCompany.com, an online store featuring candy and merchandise from their signature candy brands, PEEPSÂ®, HOT TAMALESÂ®, MIKE AND IKEÂ® and PEANUT CHEWSÂ®.
The website (http://www.lubuses.com) will enable Lehigh University to enhance the level of service to the student community by providing access to the real-time location of all buses.