WW Rep Aggressively Opposes Community Bill of Rights Asserting Local Self-Governance

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Esther Guzman was the first resident to speak up before city council for the proposed Community Bill of Rights in Easton

Catherine Hawley reports for WFMZ TV that Easton residents at a public hearing last Monday proposed a Community Bill …

Guest Post: At the Brink of the “Fiscal Cliff”

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Ken Sturzenacker

Guest post contributed by Ken Sturzenacker:

By now, most of you have probably heard the term “fiscal cliff,” which refers to the impact of all the changes in the federal tax laws due to take effect at the …

EASD Superintendent, Susan McGinley, Gets the Axe from Easton’s New School Board

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Easton Area School District Superintendent Susan McGinley

According to Peter Panepinto’s article for the Express-Times, Easton Area School District Superintendent, Susan McGinley, lost her job last night, thanks to a 5-2 vote from a nine member school board (one …

Public Hearing on Easton’s Community Bill of Rights TONIGHT 6PM

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It was standing room only at City Hall when the Community Bill of Rights was first proposed.

Don’t miss tonight’s special public hearing on the Community Bill of Rights proposed by Councilwoman Elinor Warner. Mayor Panto set up this public …

Fracking in Western PA & Rendell’s New “Wuss” Book

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Jonathan Weisman reports for The New York Times that residents of Springfield, PA are dealing with the destruction of private property by drillers fracking for natural gas, and are even being arrested for trying to defend their property–that …

Documentary “Wallowitch & Ross, This Moment” to Screen in Nazareth Thursday

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There will be a screening of a documentary entitled Wallowitch & Ross: This Moment” TONIGHT at Nazareth Center for the Arts at 30 Belvidere Street in Nazareth. There will be a reception at 7:30 and the screening will be at

Must-See Video on Fracking and the Need to Assert the Right to Local Self-Governance

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Jack’s Market Denied Liquor License to Expand

The storefront window at Jack’s Market on Northampton Street.

The community came out in force at last Wednesday night’s city council meeting–the house was packed, and at least a third of the residents and business owners there had come to …

Summer Solstice Sunrise Yoga Class!

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Summer Solstice
SunRise Yoga Class and Meditation Sadhanawith Alicia Rambo WozniakWednesday, June 20  

5:00 – 7:00 AM

Scott Park in Easton 

$10 cash only to profit Shanthi Project

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registration and details

Summer Blessing

As the sun spirals its

New Jersey Passes Ban Against Fracking Waste Disposal

 

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Below is a press release from the Delaware Riverkeeper, Environment New Jersey, and Food & Water Watch, outlining an important victory for activists against the controversial practice of hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” for natural …