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Saturday, March 28, 2020
PRESS PHOTOS BY PAUL FOXThe Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners — Joseph Marx Jr., Philip Ginder, Dennis Hower, Thomas Slonaker, Jeffrey J. Warren and Shawn Clary — celebrate the final meeting of the year Dec. 9. Not pictured is Ann Freyman. Hower, Clary and Freyman are all leaving the board.

Commissioners lauded for service

By PAUL FOX in Local News

At the final meeting of the year held Dec. 9, the Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners said thank you and farewell to three members whose terms are coming to an end.

In his closing statement, board member Shawn Clary announced he...

PRESS PHOTO BY SCOTT M. NAGYThe new Coplay-Northampton Bridge is expected to open to traffic Dec. 19, six months ahead of schedule.

Opening day

By AL RECKER in Local News

Anticipation is reaching a feverish pitch on both sides of the Lehigh River ahead of the 2 p.m. Dec. 19 ceremony for the opening of the new $33.5 million Coplay-Northampton Bridge, six months ahead of schedule.

The ribbon-cutting program...