Catasauqua Press

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

North Catasauqua: Seniors to hear talk about Medicare

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 by The Press in Columns

The next meeting of the Catty Seniors Plus will be 1 p.m. Sept. 27, at the Slovak Center Social Club. Doors will open noon. The speaker this month is Maria Santarcoloma. She will be speaking on Medicare and United Health Care. Dessert and coffee will follow with bingo games.

Seats are still available on the bus for the Dec. 12 Christmas dinner show at Hunterdon Hills Playhouse in New Jersey. If interested, call Nancy Matika at 610-369-6543.

If you need information about Catty Senior Plus, call President Dorothy Vassa at 610-264-2853.

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High school: Yearbooks are on sale now

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 by The Press in School

There’s no school like your school. Your yearbook is a collection of stories and celebrates a year full of friends, events and shared experiences. It’s a place where your friends can jot down memories. It’s a one-of-a-kind publication. Orders are now being accepted for the 2017-18 Catasauqua High School yearbook. The price of the yearbook is $54.30 but can be purchased at a 15-percent discount through Sept. 30. Online orders can be placed at treering.com/validate, using the passcode 1014897769762184. Don’t delay; purchase your yearbook today!

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Catasauqua lunch menus

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 by The Press in School

Thursday, Sept. 21: Elem. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, steamed corn, baby carrots, milk. M.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, green beans, baby carrots, milk. H.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, Tater Tots, baby carrots, side salad, milk.

Friday, Sept. 22: Elem. — Whole-grain pizza, steamed broccoli, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk. M.S., H.S. — Pulled pork barbecue sandwich on a bun, assorted fresh fruit, steamed green beans, baby carrots, side salad, milk.

Seniors to hear talk about Medicare

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 by The Press in Local News

The next meeting of the Catty Seniors Plus will be 1 p.m. Sept. 27, at the Slovak Center Social Club. Doors will open noon. The speaker this month is Maria Santarcoloma. She will be speaking on Medicare and United Health Care. Dessert and coffee will follow with bingo games.

Seats are still available on the bus for the Dec. 12 Christmas dinner show at Hunterdon Hills Playhouse in New Jersey. If interested, call Nancy Matika at 610-369-6543.

If you need information about Catty Senior Plus, call President Dorothy Vassa at 610-264-2853.

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Jane E. Hantz

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Walnutport

Jane E. (Shomper) Hantz, 55, of Walnutport, died Sept. 16, 2017, in her home. She was the wife of Kevin A. Hantz for 29 years.

Born in Minersville, she was a daughter of the late Ronald and JoAnn (Walters) Shomper.

She was a 1980 Catasauqua High School graduate.

She worked in the service department of Bosch Rexroth Corporation, Bethlehem, for several years.

She attended Faith Evangelical Free Church, Allentown.

Northampton: Northampton Area Public Library yard sale is Sept. 23

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 by The Press in Columns

The Friends of Northampton Area Public Library group will be holding a yard sale 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 23 on the library grounds, 1615 Laubach Ave.

The rain date is Sept. 30.

The group is soliciting gently used items for its sale table.

Vendors can reserve a 10-foot-by-10-foot space. There is a cost. Tables will not be provided.

Hot dogs and refreshments will be available for purchase.

For more information, contact the library at 610-262-7537.

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Coplay police

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 11

Officers assisted Whitehall police in the 2700 block of MacArthur Road for suspicious activity.

Police assisted Whitehall officers in the 3200 block of MacArthur Road for an alarm call.

Suspicious activity in the 100 block of South Second Street was reported.

SEPT. 12

Officers responded to a disturbance call in the 100 block of South Second Street.

In the 100 block of South Second Street, police assisted child services.