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Sunday, July 12, 2020

Northampton: Food bank is open Wednesdays

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 by The Press in Columns

Northampton Area Food Bank is operating and distributing food at its 1601 Canal St. location. Registration is set for 9:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays.

The food bank is accepting monetary donations as well as nonperishable items.

For information, call 610-262-8030 or email


Northampton Farmers Market is now open Tuesdays at Municipal Park, Smith Lane and Laubach Avenue. Hours are 3-6:30 p.m.

Masks are required, and hand-washing stations will be placed throughout the area.


Is your church, civic group or Scout troop taking special measures to continue with meetings and previously planned events? Email the information to, and I’ll include it in a future column.