Northampton holds first-ever Restaurant Week

In an effort to drive local business and highlight some flavors close to home, Northampton Township is holding its first-ever restaurant “week.” “People go to Newtown, New Hope or Philadelphia,” said Betty Satterley, special events coordinator for the township. “We want them to try the restaurants here.” The event is actually two weeks, splitting sides…

New Council Rock group emerges from last year’s budget debates

Jack Firneno, the Wire Council Rock parents have a lot to think about when the school year begins: a new superintendent beginning his term, an upcoming school board election with three contested seats, whether or not German will be taught in all the middle schools, if all-day kindergarten is a possibility. And, that’s all on top…