Category Archives: Tatamy

News, events, and more for Tatamy, PA

Earthquake Felt in Nazareth

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck Virginia this afternoon sending shock waves felt from North Carolina thru New York including the Lehigh Valley. The earthquake hit Virginia a little before 2PM with the shock wave reaching this area shortly after 2PM. Social Media explodes with reports of surprised residents throughout the area feeling that unfamiliar rumbling under their feet.

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Drought Warning In Effect

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has issued a drought warning that includes Northampton County. The warning calls for a voluntary 10%-15% reduction in water use while the drought conditions continue.

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North Bangor Fireman Drunk During Accident


The North Bangor Fireman that rolled a fire truck tanker after the Tatamy parade was drunk according to police. Zachary Romano the 20 yr old Upper Mt Bethel resident was found to have a BAC of .16, twice the legal residential limit. Police say Romano brought the alcohol to the parade but they do not…

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NJ Man Apprehended After Punching Female in Nazareth Borough


A NJ man has been arrested in his home after punching a woman in the borough and fleeing 6 local police departments. The man identified as David Alexander Booth Jr, of Flemington, NJ, punched his passenger, Courtney Roach, in the face while driving through Nazareth. The woman exited the vehicle and notified police. Local departments…

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Bangor Fire Truck Rolls Over After Tatamy Parade – Video


The Tatamy Firemen’s Parade dodged the rain on Saturday but wasn’t completely without incident. A North Bangor Fire Dept tanker truck was involved in a single vehicle rollover accident on the way back from the parade. The accident occurred at about 9:15pm on Kesslerville Rd in Plainfield Twp. The two men the vehicle, Zack Romano…

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86th Annual Tatamy Firemen's Carnival

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The 86th Annual Firemen’s Carnival will be held July 9 – July 10. The event will feature food, games, bingo, and rides. Live music is also scheduled with “Mesa” performing Friday night and “The Joes” on Saturday. The annual parade is scheduled on 7/10 as well at 5PM and is rain or shine.

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Nazareth Teenagers Busted for Underage Drinking Party


According to the Lehigh Valley Live, police charged 9 Nazareth Area teens with underage drinking during a party on Sunday in the Borough. Police were called for noise complaint when at that time they noticed a variety of open beer cans. The teens were charged with purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of alcohol. On a…

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