Springfield Township Police issued an alert Friday about a suspicious person, after a man allegedly called on a resident and told her he was there representing a specific company regarding hail damage. Police said they later determined that the company has no such employee.
If you’re like most people in southeastern Pennsylvania you’ve probably been hearing a lot about the spotted lanternfly lately, as state and local officials brace for another season of unwanted impacts by the invasive insect species.
A subsidiary of a Minnesota company has been issued a permit by the Pennsylvania Department of Health to open a medical marijuana dispensary in the Saucon Square shopping center on Rt. 378 in Lower Saucon Township.
Did you know that door-to-door salespeople must obtain a permit from the borough–commonly known as a Peddlers and Solicitors license–before they start ringing doorbells, as well as adhere to other rules? Failure to do so can result in a fine of up to $1,000 or even jail time.
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has announced that it will host a public meeting on Monday, June 22 to answer residents’ questions regarding IESI Bethlehem Landfill’s permit application to expand its existing facility on Applebutter Road in Lower Saucon Township. The meeting will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Saucon Valley High School auditorium, 2100 Polk Valley Road, Hellertown. “The goal of this meeting is to help residents better understand how the department reviews permit expansion applications like this,” said Mike Bedrin, director of DEP’s Northeast Regional Office. IESI filed its original expansion application on Jan. 21, 2015.