Catasauqua Press

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

LCCC transfer agreement with Lebanon Valley

Friday, June 7, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) and Lebanon Valley College (LVC), Annville, Lebanon County, signed an agreement in a May 22 ceremony, giving LCCC students a transfer to receive a bachelor’s degree from Lebanon Valley.

LCCC graduates can pursue a bachelor’s degree in certain LVC programs, moving from receiving an associate degree at LCCC into junior standing at LVC.

LCCC president Dr. Ann D. Bieber and Lebanon Valley president Dr. Lewis E. Thayne met at LCCC to sign the paperwork.


Friday, June 7, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Sweet 16 film fest: The 16th annual SouthSide Film Festival begins at 6:30 p.m. June 11 with the “Opening Night Party and Screening” sponsored by PBS39. The party is at WLVT PBS 39 Studios, SteelStacks, Bethlehem. The feature film, “The Weight of Water,” is at 8 p.m. June 11, Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts, 321 E. Third St., Bethlehem. The “Late Night Movie” is the feature, “DeadTechtives,” 11 p.m. June 14, Touchstone Theatre. 321 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem. The “Closing Night Screening” is the feature, “Gay Chorus Deep South,” 7:20 p.m. June 15, Charter Arts School.

Lehigh County senior menus

Friday, June 7, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Call 610 - 782-3254 for locations.

Wednesday, June 5: Sweet and sour pork, brown rice, Asian vegetables, banana.

Thursday, June 6: Turkey Salisbury steak, mashed potato, zucchini, seasonal fruit.

Friday, June 7: Alaskan fish cake, brown rice, beets, Mandarin oranges.

Monday, June 10: Macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, broccoli, pineapple.

Tuesday, June 11: Chicken taco salad, seasonal fruit.

Wednesday, June 12: Peach balsamic chicken, whole wheat pasta, Brussel sprouts, apricots.

Soccer clinic for special need kids to take place

Thursday, June 6, 2019 by The Press in Sports

Good Shepherd Pediatrics is partnering with Lehigh Valley United to provide a safe and nurturing environment for children with additional needs to learn the sport of soccer when they host a free Good Shepherd Pediatrics Soccer Clinic at the FIFA World Cup™ SoccerFest & Viewing Party at SteelStacks this June. The clinic, for ages 5-18, will take place June 20 at 2 p.m., and is open to the first 25 individuals who register at

Suburban League wins LV dart title

Thursday, June 6, 2019 by The Press in Sports

In the 64th Lehigh Valley Dart Championship Series we find both league champions coming from the same church as Salem Lutheran (Suburban League) and Holy Trinity (City League) merged into one church called Star of Bethlehem.

In the Battle of Stars it was the Suburban League coming out on top over the City League 3 games to 2.

For Star of Bethlehem (Salem Lutheran) it’s their 18th Lehigh Valley Championship.

Northampton police

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 17

The department received a report of an intoxicated male in the 100 block of East 16th Street.

MAY 18

A male harassing another male and a female in the 1600 block of Lincoln Avenue was reported.

Police investigated criminal mischief in the 2600 block of Cherryville Road. A legally parked vehicle was pushed forward 15 feet by another vehicle, causing damage to the rear passenger taillight and rear bumper. The passenger side front and rear tires were flattened.

MAY 19

Cheesesteak dinner planned

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

St. Andrew’s

All are invited and encouraged to take a night off from cooking June 19 and enjoy a cheesesteak dinner at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1900 Pennsylvania Ave., Allentown. The event runs 5-7 p.m. in the handicapped-accessible parish hall.

There is a cost. Children 3 and under eat for free.

The menu will include coleslaw, chips and beverage, plus make-your-own ice cream sundaes.

College Corner

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in

Stezelberger wins at SkillsUSA


Christian Stezelberger, a Walnutport native and a Northampton Community College electronics technology major, competed in the industrial motor control category at the SkillsUSA state conference in Hershey April 12. He won first place and a gold medal in the postsecondary category and will go on to compete at the national level during the 55th annual national leadership and skills conference, representing NCC, in Louisville, Ky., in June.