Investigators announce role of alcohol, parties in McCrae Williams’ death

As the investigation into McCrae Williams’ death continues, no evidence of criminal conduct exists at this point, Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli announced in a press conference Tuesday. Campus activities are slowly returning to normal. “We’re going to continue with our normal protocol as far as patrolling” in and around campus, Director of Public […]

Expansion unfazed: the college explores options after rejection

On the heels of the Easton Planning Commission’s denial of its land development plan for the mixed-use building on McCartney St., Lafayette is exploring other ways to begin its inevitable expansion plan, Vice President of Finance and Administration Roger Demareski said. The college can appeal the decision of the commission to the Easton City Council. It went […]

Expansion plan setback: Lafayette’s land development plans not recommended for approval

The Easton Planning Commission voted 5 to 1 to recommend that Lafayette’s subdivision and land development plan not be approved for their new dormitories on McCartney Street. The Easton Zoning Board receives their recommendation and has final say on approval, but the college can withdraw their plans from consideration by the board. While the dorms may […]

Facing resignations, student government looks to connect with marginalized students

Five students resigned from student government before its first meeting on Wednesday. This number is more than is typical for the beginning of the year, student government president Bilal Akbar ’18 said. While student government looks to fill their positions with elections, Akbar said that it will also look to connect with students of marginalized identities over […]

The Bayou brings southern charm to downtown Easton

When Bayou owner Cristian Duarte spotted a vacancy left in downtown Easton by the closed restaurant Valenca, the Bayou Southern Kitchen and Bar’s newest location was sealed, according to general manager of the Easton location Scott Campfield. With a location already in Bethlehem for about three and a half years, the Bayou brought its New Orleans-inspired cuisine into Easton […]