Catasauqua Press

Monday, October 14, 2019

Lehigh County senior menus

Saturday, October 12, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-782-3254 for locations.

Wednesday, October 9: Pineapple chicken, tropical vegetable medley, cilantro lime brown rice, crackers, tropical fruit.

Thursday, October 10: Beef Monterey, Cheesy mashed potatoes, sauteed peppers and onions, dinner roll, scalloped peaches.

Friday, October 11: Turkey harvest salad, pumpkin soup, chilled beets, dinner roll, fresh apple slices.

Monday, October 14: Baked onion lemon whitefish, stewed tomatoes, broccoli, macaroni and cheese, ambrosia.

St. Luke’s offers public findings on health needs

Saturday, October 12, 2019 by The Press in Focus

St. Luke’s Department of Community Health & Preventive Medicine invites the public to presentations on its 2019-2022 Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) findings and recommendations, including:

St. Luke’s Quakertown Campus: Quakertown High School, 2:30 p.m. Nov. 13

Light refreshments will be provided.

St. Luke’s University Health Network recently completed its 2019-2022 its CHNA, which identified three health priorities:

1. Improving access to care and reducing health disparities

2. Promoting healthy lifestyles and preventing chronic disease

8 DAYS A WEEK:

Saturday, October 12, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Blues alive: Buddy Guy and Jimmie Vaughan are in concert, 8 p.m. Oct. 13, Penn’s Peak, Jim Thorpe. Doors open at 6 p.m. The title of Buddy Guy’s 2018 album says it all: “The Blues Is Alive and Well.” The 18th solo LP by Buddy Guy, above, is a followup to 2015’s “Born to Play Guitar,” for which he received a 2016 Grammy Award for “Best Blues Album.” Guy, 83, is an exponent of Chicago blues and has influenced many rock guitarists, including Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page and Keith Richards. Guy was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2005.

Catasauqua lunch menus

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in School

Thursday, Oct. 10: Elem., M.S., H.S. — Whole-grain grilled cheese sandwich, Tater Tots, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice (H.S.: side salad also)

Friday, Oct. 11: Elem. — Whole-grain pizza, steamed corn, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; M.S. — Whole-grain buffalo chicken subs, steamed peas, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk choice; H.S. — Whole-grain buffalo chicken subs, french fries, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, side salad, milk choice

Monday, Oct. 14: Schools closed. No lunches served.

Rap of the gavel

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Local News

OCTOBER

TUESDAY 15

Catasauqua Borough Public Works Committee meets 6 p.m. in the municipal complex, 90 Bridge St.

Catasauqua Borough Zoning Hearing Board meets 7:30 p.m., as needed, in the municipal complex, 90 Bridge St.

Hanover Township (Lehigh County) Planning Commission meets 7:30 p.m. in the township building, 2202 Grove Road.

WEDNESDAY 16

Catasauqua Borough Planning and Zoning Committee meets 9:30 a.m. in the municipal complex, 90 Bridge St.

Catasauqua Borough Planning Commission meets 6:30 p.m. in the municipal complex, 90 Bridge St.

CMS News: PTF meeting will be Oct. 15

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in School

There will be a CMS PTF meeting 7 p.m. Oct. 15 in the library.

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Reminder: School will be closed Oct. 14 for the Columbus Day holiday.

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Don’t forget the school is participating in the Boscov’s Friends Helping Friends event. With the shopping pass, you will receive 25 percent off when you shop at Boscov’s Oct. 16.

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The eighth-grade trip to Washington, D.C., is planned for Oct. 17.

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Picture retake day will be Oct. 18 for students.

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Sheckler News: No classes Oct. 14

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in School

School will be closed Oct. 14 for Columbus Day. Regular scheduled classes will resume Oct. 15.

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Second-grade students will be taking a field trip to Seiple Farms Oct. 15. Students should dress for the weather and wear sneakers.

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It’s almost time for the Scholastic book fair to come to Sheckler Elementary School. The book fair will be open for students Oct. 18 and Oct. 20-24.

The book fair will also be held 6-8 p.m. Oct. 24 for families to shop and make purchases together.

Roughies Report: College meeting set

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in School

An admission representative from Muhlenberg College will be meeting with Catasauqua High School juniors and seniors in the guidance office during the Rough Rider block Oct. 11.

Sign up on the bulletin board outside the guidance office if you are planning to attend.

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Schools in the Catasauqua Area School District will be closed Oct. 14 in observance of the Columbus Day holiday.

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Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 11

A traffic citation was issued in the 100 block of Lehigh Street.

In the 600 block of Poplar Street, an animal complaint case was referred to an animal control officer.

A theft that occurred in the 300 block of Mulberry Street is under investigation, the department said.

On Howertown Road, buses were reportedly blocking the street.

SEPT. 13

A fire occurred at Lehigh Valley International Airport, 3311 Airport Road.

Officers responded to a noise complaint on Circle Drive.