Catasauqua Press

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Northampton: Railroad station to open doors to visitors Sunday

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 by The Press in Columns

The Siegfried Railroad Station, home of the Northampton Area Historical Society, will be open 1-4 p.m. Sept. 17. The station, located on 21st Street, is a museum housing artifacts of the Northampton area. This year, the borough’s first ward is being highlighted.

The historical society’s fall garage sale is planned for 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 30.

Donations for the sale are accepted and can be dropped off at the station 6-8 p.m. Sept. 27, 28 and 29 or 1-3 p.m. Sept. 29. Volunteers are also needed at these times to help set up for the sale.

Catasauqua: Grand opening is planned

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 by The Press in Columns

From noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 16, the new Catasauqua Borough Municipal Building, 90 Bridge St., will be having its grand opening. The building will be open for tours. There will also be food and drinks for sale, entertainment and so much more for the community to enjoy. This event is not to be missed!

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The George Taylor House committee will hold its next meeting 7 p.m. Sept. 19 at the pavilion.

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North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

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Police investigated a possible DUI offense at Oak Alley and Grove Street.

Suspicious activity in the 1000 block of Third Street was reported to the department.

SEPT. 4

At Second and Arch streets, officers responded to a report of suspicious activity.

Suspicious activity in the 1000 block of Howertown Road was reported.

Officers assisted Catasauqua police in the 700 block of Railroad Street.

Middle school: Middle school will hold meet the teacher night Sept. 14

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 by The Press in School

Catasauqua Middle School meet the teacher night will be held 7-8:30 p.m. Sept. 14 at the school.

This is an excellent opportunity for parents and guardians to meet their children’s teachers and become more familiar with the school and its programs.

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The CMS Parent Teacher Forum will hold its first meeting of the year 7 p.m. Sept. 19 in the library.

The PTF group meets monthly to discuss the planning of student events and activities.

For more information on the PTF group, contact the school at 610-264-4341.

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Coplay police

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

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Police assisted a citizen in the 200 block of South Second Street.

The department received an animal complaint for a dog running loose in the unit block of North Eighth Street.

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In the 100 block of Center Street, police investigated a parking complaint.

The department received a parking complaint in the 100 block of South Second Street.

A traffic stop was conducted at Chestnut and North Ruch streets. A warning was issued.

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