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DaVinci Center Called a "Killer" For Easton Restaurant Biz

Pearly Baker’s Jonathan DavisLike buzzards who circle a carcass while jackals and hyenas predators rip off the larger chunks of meat, DaVinci Science Center representatives watched and waited patiently last night at last night’s final NorCo Council bud…

DaVinci Science Center Wants NorCo to Pay $15 Million For Easton Aquarium

Allentown’s DaVinci Science Center would like to relocate to Easton. This is thanks in no small part to a $30 million pledge by Easton Mayor Sal Panto towards a $130 million aquarium. Last night, at the first of four town halls concerning this project …

DaVinci Aquarium Pitched to NorCo Council

Da Vinci Science Center Executive Director Lin Erickson updated Northampton County Council June 1 on its proposed Easton Center expansion. It’s a 170,000 sq ft facility that includes a science center, a 500,000 gallon aquarium with large view panes, an…

DaVinci to Pitch $130 Million Easton Aquarium Again

Da Vinci Science Center Executive Director Lin Erickson is scheduled to make a presentation to Northampton County Council today concerning what Council Prez John Cusick has derisively called a “fish tank” in Easton. That city has already agreed to cont…

DaVinci Wants Another $50,000 For Aquarium Study

Bob Werner, who represents the Easton district on Council, also wants Northampton County to give $50,000 to the DaVinci Science Center for a feasibility study on a $130 million aquarium in downtown Easton. This would be in addition to $50,000 in hotel …