Community | Saucon Source https://sauconsource.com Your Source for Saucon Valley News Thu, 15 Aug 2019 20:00:51 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.2 https://sauconsource.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/cropped-Saucon-Source-Favicon-SQUARE-512x512-5487543d_site_icon-32x32.png Community | Saucon Source https://sauconsource.com 32 32 Hospice Doc’s Cross-State ‘Don’t Wait’ Bike Ride Begins in L. Saucon https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/15/hospice-docs-cross-state-dont-wait-bike-ride-begins-in-l-saucon/ https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/15/hospice-docs-cross-state-dont-wait-bike-ride-begins-in-l-saucon/#respond Thu, 15 Aug 2019 19:41:23 +0000 https://sauconsource.com/?p=170917 When Ric Baxter, MD, pedals away from St. Luke’s University Hospital Network’s (SLUHN) Hospice House in Lower Saucon Township Sept. 2, beginning his trans-Pennsylvania bike trip, he’ll be taking an urgent message to the people he meets along the way: Don’t wait.]]> https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/15/hospice-docs-cross-state-dont-wait-bike-ride-begins-in-l-saucon/feed/ 0 Police Seek Woman Wanted for Theft from East Greenville Walmart https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/15/police-seek-woman-wanted-for-theft-from-east-greenville-walmart/ https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/15/police-seek-woman-wanted-for-theft-from-east-greenville-walmart/#respond Thu, 15 Aug 2019 19:11:51 +0000 https://sauconsource.com/?p=170912 Pennsylvania State Police are asking for the public's help with identifying and locating a woman wanted for allegedly shoplifting clothing and shoes from the Walmart store in East Greenville on Aug. 3.]]> https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/15/police-seek-woman-wanted-for-theft-from-east-greenville-walmart/feed/ 0 Hellertown Library’s Book Bike Will Bring Reading to Community https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/13/hellertown-librarys-book-bike-will-bring-reading-to-community/ https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/13/hellertown-librarys-book-bike-will-bring-reading-to-community/#respond Tue, 13 Aug 2019 23:42:56 +0000 https://sauconsource.com/?p=170606 The Hellertown Area Library accomplished a first Tuesday, when it unveiled its new book bike named Wheelie at a ribbon-cutting ceremony hosted with the Hellertown-Lower Saucon Chamber of Commerce.]]> https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/13/hellertown-librarys-book-bike-will-bring-reading-to-community/feed/ 0 UPDATED: Stuck Truck Shuts Down Easton Road in Lower Saucon Township https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/13/stuck-truck-shuts-down-easton-road-in-lower-saucon-township/ https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/13/stuck-truck-shuts-down-easton-road-in-lower-saucon-township/#respond Tue, 13 Aug 2019 22:22:17 +0000 https://sauconsource.com/?p=170598 A truck driver pulling a Walmart trailer got more than he bargained for Tuesday afternoon, as he attempted to make a right turn from Ringhoffer Road onto Easton Road in Lower Saucon Township, striking the bridge that spans a branch of the Saucon Creek at that intersection.]]> https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/13/stuck-truck-shuts-down-easton-road-in-lower-saucon-township/feed/ 0 West Nile Virus Confirmed in Northampton County Mosquito https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/13/west-nile-virus-confirmed-in-northampton-county-mosquito/ https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/13/west-nile-virus-confirmed-in-northampton-county-mosquito/#respond Tue, 13 Aug 2019 20:24:40 +0000 https://sauconsource.com/?p=170585 The first confirmation of West Nile virus in Northampton County this year came Tuesday, with a report from the state's West Nile Virus Control Program indicating that a mosquito tested in the City of Easton tested positive for it.]]> https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/13/west-nile-virus-confirmed-in-northampton-county-mosquito/feed/ 0 Steel Club Owner to Saucon Teachers: ‘Teach Them to Want to Learn’ https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/12/steel-club-owner-to-saucon-teachers-teach-them-to-want-to-learn/ https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/12/steel-club-owner-to-saucon-teachers-teach-them-to-want-to-learn/#respond Mon, 12 Aug 2019 23:57:46 +0000 https://sauconsource.com/?p=170285 The youth of today may be frequently portrayed as unambitious and gaming-obsessed, but there's much more to the story of who they are and who they'll become, Steel Club owner David Spirk told a group of Saucon Valley teachers in a presentation Friday.]]> https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/12/steel-club-owner-to-saucon-teachers-teach-them-to-want-to-learn/feed/ 0 Pets in Need of Homes: Norton (Brought to You by A Furry Tail Come True) https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/11/pets-in-need-of-homes-norton-brought-to-you-by-a-furry-tail-come-true/ https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/11/pets-in-need-of-homes-norton-brought-to-you-by-a-furry-tail-come-true/#respond Mon, 12 Aug 2019 03:54:58 +0000 https://sauconsource.com/?p=170328 Norton is a sweet boy who is well-behaved, listens fairly well, has nice manners and deserves a chance to find his fur-ever home. Meet him at the Center for Animal Health and Welfare.]]> https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/11/pets-in-need-of-homes-norton-brought-to-you-by-a-furry-tail-come-true/feed/ 0 Be Prepared for Early September Northeast Extension Closure, Detour https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/11/be-prepared-for-early-september-northeast-extension-closure-detour/ https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/11/be-prepared-for-early-september-northeast-extension-closure-detour/#respond Mon, 12 Aug 2019 03:38:07 +0000 https://sauconsource.com/?p=170311 If you're planning to drive the Pennsylvania Turnpike's Northeast Extension the weekend of Sept. 6-9, you should be aware that the section of the highway between the Lehigh Valley (Allentown) and Mahoning Valley (Lehighton) exits will be closed in both directions for a bridge replacement project.]]> https://sauconsource.com/2019/08/11/be-prepared-for-early-september-northeast-extension-closure-detour/feed/ 0