Artist Gregory Rose Returns to Easton for Exhibit at Suddenly Samantha’s

One piece from a series of photography as painting by Gregory Rose

Anyone into the arts scene in Easton knows that the quarterly art openings at Suddenly Samantha’s salon are some of the best art events in town. December’s exhibit …

Sigal Museum “Playtimes Past” Exhibit Kicked Off by Peace Candle Lighting

 

The lighting of Easton's Peace Candle has been an annual tradition for over 60 years. It will remain lit at Centre Square in downtown Easton, PA into the new year.

The Sigal Museum joined in the festivities of the …

Guest Post: Why Are Taxpayers Paying Police Officers to Escort Football Players?

Somehow the girls' lacrosse team doesn't get a taxpayer-paid police escort when they win a game...

I received this guest post from a lifetime Eastonian and long-time reader of the blog, who requested that I post it anonymously. I’m going …

Easton’s Winter Mart Opens This Saturday!

 

Earl the Accordionist will be playing again at Easton's Winter Mart, opening this weekend.

One of the brightest spots in Easton’s slow revitalization over the last several years has been the Easton Farmers’ Market–the oldest open-air market in …

Happy Thanksgiving from Neighbors of Easton!

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In the midst of ongoing effects of an economic recession, and in the wake of hurricane Sandy, it is time to count our blessing and be thankful for what we have. Time with loved ones, good food, good drink–Thanksgiving …

Easton and Phillipsburg Gear Up for the Big Game

Fortunately the teams will not have to face the snowstorm that hit the big game a couple of years ago...tomorrow's forecast is mostly-sunny, with a high of 57 degrees.

Kyle Craig of the Express-Times posted this article with videos compiled …

Smoke Shop Knocked Over in Morning Robbery

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According to Tony Rhodin’s article for the Express-Times today, the Smoke 2 Go shop in downtown Easton, nestled between the WaWa and Condoms Galore on Larry Holmes Drive, was robbed at gunpoint at 8:30 a.m. this morning. The suspect …

Wind Power Seeks Tax Exemption Extension

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According to Elijah Zarlin of CREDO Action, we are we are just weeks away from losing one of the most successful programs to promote wind energy in the U.S., and tens of thousands of the jobs that have come

Live Jazz This Saturday at Lafayette Bar

Tunsie by Day: Tunsie Jabbour, Owner of the Lafayette Bar in Easton, in his signature fez and suspenders, preps the house for his monthly Jazz Nite, which is usually the first Saturday of each month. This weekend is a special

DEP Intentionally Withholds Fracking Contamination Evidence

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I am reprinting the most recent alert from an organization called CREDO Action. Credo/Working Assets is a phone company who puts money toward fighting for and against various causes. This time it is drinking water …