Northampton County

Well-known journalist Glenn Kranzley talks about his official history of Northampton County, "Still Changing, Still Home - Northampton County Since the 1950s" (2017). Kranzley joins host John Pearce to reflect on the profound changes in the county and Lehigh Valley since 1950 including transportation, population makeup, religious groups, economy, education, and the environment.

Kranzley also talks about his 41 years with the Globe-Times and The Morning Call.

(Original air-date: 03/22/18)

Our topic, mental illnesses, is very much in the news:  Are state hospitals still an option?  Nowadays we hear of "recovery."  What does that mean?  How are Lehigh and Northampton counties involved?

John Pearce's guests are county administrators for mental health, Andrew Grossman (Northampton County) and Richard Orlemann (Lehigh County).

(Original air-date: 5/25/17)

John Morganelli on Take Charge of Your Life

Feb 11, 2015

Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli, joins host Eleanor Bobrow to discuss the establishment of the county’s new Mental Health Court. The new court will deal with individuals with addiction problems and mental health issues.

(Original air-date: 02/09/2015)

Join host Alan Jennings as he welcomes guest Scott Parsons, first-year county legislator who  defeated Ron Angle last year to join Northampton County Council, and Vic Mazziotti, who was part of an organized block of conservatives elected to the Lehigh County Board of Commissioners.