The Commuters of Easton
Mayor PHIL MITMAN (Easton, Pennsylvania): I don't know what the city itself will do. MURRAY: That's Easton Mayor, Phil Mitman. Mitman says affordability is a real issue here. 16 percent of Easton's population live below the poverty income level and ...
Embassy Row: Return of the king?
The mayor of Easton, Pa., has clashed with the Ghanian ambassador in Washington, who tried to undermine a celebration the mayor is planning for the return of a Ghana native who grew up in the small town south of Philadelphia and now calls himself a king.
Sculpture Shapes A Debate Over Obscenity In Easton To Some, Mayor's Disapproval Is Artless.
EASTON, Pa. — Thom Cooney Crawford calls his sculpture "a visual dialogue with an audience," a piece designed to "evoke a contemplative mood and atmosphere." Easton Mayor Thomas F. Goldsmith's reaction to Boat Wing has evoked a dialogue, all right.
Easton, Pa., Balances Sportsmanship With Gun Control
One demonstration was in Easton, Pa., a small working class city in the eastern part of the state. The mayor urged locals to pressure lawmakers for tougher laws. But guns are big in Pennsylvania and politicians hoping to restrict them choose their words ...
PA Mayors for Marriage
“No government has the right to tell its citizens who they can marry,” says Mayor Sal Panto of Easton, who had already signed a ... president of Equality Pennsylvania – a group that has been reaching out to civic leaders throughout the state to ...