Catasauqua Press

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

North Catasauqua police

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

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 10

Officers assisted the fire department in the 1000 block of Front Street.

Police assisted Catasauqua officers in the 700 block of Race Street.

Suspicious activity occurred in the 1400 block of Main Street, the department said.

A parking complaint in the 1000 block of Sixth Street was reported to police.

In the 1100 block of Front Street, police responded to a domestic dispute.

At Lehigh and Main streets, officers assisted Catasauqua police.

Catasauqua police

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

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 4

In the 200 block of York Street, police assisted the fire department at the scene of a water leak inside a residence.

A dispute between neighbors summoned police to the 300 block of Church Street.

An odor in the 400 block of Bridge Street was reported to the department. Officers assisted the fire department.

A male with a gun in the 700 block of Railroad Street was reported to police.

Officers responded to a report of a disturbance in the 700 block of Front Street.

Whitehall police

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

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 11

Police investigated a report of traffic violations on Lehigh Street.

Officers responded to a report of harassment on Stone Terrace Drive.

Members of the department conducted a welfare check on Knossos Drive.

Suspicious activity on Troxell Drive was reported to the department.

SEPT. 12

A theft from a vehicle on Basswood Drive brought out police to investigate.

A civil matter on Overlook Road brought out officers to investigate.

Dorothy Grace Salter

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Moore Township

Dorothy Grace Salter, 78, of Moore Township, died Sept. 7, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg campus, Bethlehem. She was the wife of Dale W. Salter for 60 years.

Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Cornelius and Margaret (Kennedy) Finn.

She was a 1956 graduate of Northampton High School.

She was a service assistant in directory assistance with Verizon for 20 years until she retired in 2001.

Marching band festival returns Oct. 1 to Allentown stadium

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

More than 3,000 collegiate musicians will turn J. Birney Crum Stadium in Allentown into the World’s Biggest Halftime Show, as the Collegiate Marching Band Festival returns for its 22nd annual edition beginning noon Oct. 1.

The event is a one-of-a-kind festival in the country featuring college marching bands performing for one another, parents and enthusiasts of the marching band activity. The 2017 festival brings 20 college and university bands from throughout the mid-Atlantic region together.

Northampton police

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

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 8

The department investigated a report of a male making terroristic threats against another male in the 2300 block of Dewey Avenue.

Harassment by two males in the 1800 block of Lincoln Avenue brought out police to investigate.

SEPT. 9

Officers assisted Whitehall police in the 4700 block of Main Street.

SEPT. 10

A domestic dispute between a male and female took place in the 1400 block of Dewey Avenue.

Linda M. Holland

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

attended St. Nicholas Catholic Church

Linda M. (Dutko) Holland, 61, of Palmerton, died Sept. 17, 2017. She was the wife of Terry S. Holland for 39 years.

Born in Palmerton, she was a daughter of the late Michael A. and R. Mary (Machalec) Dutko of Palmerton.

She was a 1974 Palmerton High School graduate.

She was an administrative assistant in the special education department of Palmerton Area School District.

She attended both Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Palmerton, and St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Berlinsville.