Catasauqua Press

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Rap of the gavel

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Local News

DECEMBER

MONDAY 10

Catasauqua Borough Council meets 7 p.m. at the municipal complex, 90 Bridge St.

Catasauqua Borough Recreation Committee meets 7 p.m. at the municipal complex, 90 Bridge St.

Catasauqua Borough Authority meets 7:30 p.m. at the municipal complex, 90 Bridge St.

WEDNESDAY 12

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.

Arnold Calvin Wingrove

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

survived Battle of Okinawa

Arnold Calvin Wingrove, 94, died Nov. 27, 2018. He was the husband of Pearl (Meyer) Wingrove for 74 years.

Born in South Williamsport, he was a son of the late Arnold Carmine and Cora Mae (Snyder) Wingrove.

He was in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He survived the Battle of Okinawa while serving on the USS Aaron Ward DM34.

He worked in the painting business.

He was formerly an active member of Mt. Pocono Methodist Church.

Louis J. Lendl

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Peter Roman Catholic Church member

Louis J. Lendl, 87, of Whitehall, died Nov. 17, 2018. He was the husband of the late Shirley A. (Polakovich) Lendl.

Born in Coplay, he was a son of the late Louis L. and Mary (Gaston) Lendl.

He was in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He was employed by the former Fuller Company, Catasauqua, before retiring.

He was a member of St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, Coplay.

He is survived by two sisters, Maryann Moran and Jeanette Prozonic; nieces; and nephews.

Catasauqua: Salem to host Santa breakfast

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., will be having a breakfast with Santa 9-11 a.m. Dec. 8.

All ages are welcome.

There is a fee for the breakfast, but those ages 3 and under eat for free.

There will be scrambled eggs, pancakes, sausage, home fries, pastries, fruit, juice, coffee and much more.

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The Catty Club, 226 Pine St., will be having a chicken dinner bingo Dec. 8.

Doors open 4 p.m., and bingo starts 5 p.m.

Contact the club at 610-264-1771 for more information or to purchase tickets.

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Catasauqua Police

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

NOV. 19

An unwanted person in the 300 block of Church Street was reported. The individual left voluntarily, police said.

On North 12th Street, officers investigated a harassment complaint via text messages.

In the 600 block of Bethlehem Road, police checked on a parked vehicle.

The department received a report of lug nuts loosened in the 100 block of Main Street.

Police and UGI were on the scene of a fire in the 600 block of Limestone Street.

Northampton police

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

NOV. 23

An unwanted female in the 100 block of Lilac Court was reported.

NOV. 25

A domestic dispute occurred between a male and female in the 1300 block of Main Street.

In the 1000 block of Main Street, police responded to a domestic dispute involving a male and female.

NOV. 27

Suspicious activity — a phone scam — in the 1800 block of Main Street was reported to the department.

Santa breakfast set for Dec. 15

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

St. Andrew’s Church

St Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1900 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Allentown, is hosting a breakfast with Santa Dec. 15.

The event will run 9 a.m.-noon.

All children under age 12 are welcome, with adult supervision. Each child will be treated to a breakfast and have the opportunity to make crafts.

The event is free, but registration is required. Call 610-865-3603 to register.