Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.
In the 700 block of Front Street, a reportable motor vehicle accident occurred.
A reckless driver on 14th Street was reported.
An unwanted person in the 600 block of St. John Street was reported to police. EMS responded for a possible drugged person.
On Cambridge Place, the illegal use of a credit card was reported to the department.
In the 500 block of Race Street, Daniel Dilliard, 22, of Catasauqua, was arrested under the charge of fugitive from justice.
Catasauqua Borough Zoning Hearing Board meets 7:30 p.m. in the municipal complex, 118 Bridge St.
Hanover Township (Lehigh County) Planning Commission meets 7:30 p.m. in the township building, 2202 Grove Road.
Lehigh County Board of Commissioners meets 7:30 p.m. in the public hearing room of the Lehigh County Government Center, 17 S. Seventh St., Allentown.
Hanover Township (Lehigh County) Zoning Commission meets 7 p.m. in the municipal building, 2202 Grove Road.
On March 19, the Catty Club, 226 Pine St., will be holding its all-you-can-eat breakfast brunch 9 a.m.-noon. Eggs, bacon, ham, sausage, crepes, toast, French toast, potatoes, soup, fruit cup and drinks will be served.
Eggs Benedict and omelets, made to order, also are on the menu.
You can check out the club’s website at catasauquaclub.com for other happenings.
The membership team of George Taylor House will hold a meeting 6 p.m. March 21 at Villa Grande Restaurant, 7 Lehigh St.
John A. Schwartz, 80, of Cementon, died March 6, 2017, in his home. He was the husband of the late Evelyn (Soroka) Schwartz.
Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late David B. and Annie K. (Musco) Schwartz.
He was a 1954 graduate of the former Coplay High School.
He was an aviation mechanic YN3 in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam era.
He worked in the shipping department of the former Bonney Forge, East Allentown, for more than 35 years until he retired. He was earlier a food processor for the former Smith Milling Company, Northampton.
Thursday, March 16: Elem. — Whole-grain chicken and cheese quesadilla, assorted fresh fruit, refried beans, baby carrots, milk. M.S. — Whole-grain chicken and cheese quesadilla, assorted fresh fruit, green beans, baby carrots, milk. H.S. — Whole-grain chicken and cheese quesadilla, assorted fresh fruit, refried beans, baby carrots, side salad, milk.
John Kutzer Jr., 86, of Coplay, died March 3, 2017, at his residence. He was the husband of Nancy (Kemmerer) Kutzer for 36 years.
Born in Palmerton, he was a son of the late John Kutzer Sr. and Alma (Fritz) Glendenmyer.
He worked in the tool crib for Mack Trucks until he retired.
He was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church, Catasauqua, where he sounded the shofar during services.
He was a member of Lehigh Valley Harmonica Club.
The Catasauqua Middle School Parent Teacher Forum is scheduled to meet 7 p.m. March 21 in the school library.
If you are interested in becoming a member, call the school at 610-264-4341.
Remember, spring officially begins March 20.
Try to get outdoors and enjoy the change of seasons!
In looking ahead, PSSA (Pennsylvania System of School Assessment) Spirit Week runs March 27-31.
Stay tuned for themes and events planned for that week in next week’s column.
E. Elsie Schuster, 86, of Whitehall Manor, died March 7, 2017. She was the wife of the late Robert “Lardy” Schuster.
Born in Coplay, she was a daughter of the late George and Stella Hirschman.
She was a longtime member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Catasauqua.
Every day, someone becomes a victim of a crime. And, then there are those who risk their own lives and safety to help those in need.
When Daniel DeTurck, of Reading, Berks County, saw an Amber Alert Jan. 3 on his phone asking the public’s help to locate an infant abducted by alleged murder suspect Antonio Velazquez-Rupert, DeTurck didn’t hesitate to help.
When DeTurck, a security guard, saw a vehicle matching the description in the Amber Alert, he dialed 911 and took off after the vehicle — with no thought for his own safety or personal situation.