Jordan United Church of Christ holds summer festival.
Catty's field hockey team knocked off Bangor 2-0 on Tuesday afternoon.
The CHS girls outshot the Slaters 9-2.
Quinn Bachman scored a goal in the first half on an assist from Hannah Edwards. Edwards than found the back of the net in the second half to add some insurance and make it 2-0. She was asisted by Katie Buczynski.
The JV team beat Bangor 2-1.
The girls defeated Becahi 3-1 over the weekend.
Several local gymnasts were among those who brought home medals from the 2013 State Games of America.
Force Sports Academy (formally Lehigh Valley Sports Academy) was well represented with 31 athletes in the event of gymnastics that took place Aug. 2-4 in Hershey.
In Level 6 competition, which took place Friday, Cailey Spanitiz of Walnutport took bronze on vault, bars, floor and all-around. Kylie Gillard of Walnutport took silver on vault.
Montana Muller of Catasaqua was the only Force Academy representative for Level 7.
The Hounds on Working Leashes Softball Tournament to benefit emergency service K-9s took place at Opportunity Field back on Aug. 18.
Hounds on Working Leashes (HOWLS) is a nonprofit organization that is here to raise funds for the purpose of saving the lives of emergency service dogs.
The organization wants to provide departments with what they are in need of to make K-9s safe and a better and more efficient asset to their partner and community. They also want to provide equipment and assist with everyday needs of the emergency service working K-9.
Members of the Catasauqua Cosmos Soccer Team are prepared to wash vehicles during a car wash the team recently held at the Catasauqua fire police training grounds. Money raised from the event will help with team expenses.
The Catasauqua Borough Public Safety Committee meets at 7 p.m. in the municipal complex, 118 Bridge St.
Catasauqua Borough Zoning Hearing Board 7:30 p.m. in the municipal complex, 118 Bridge St.
Hanover Township (Lehigh County) Council meets at 7:30 p.m. in the township building, 2202 Grove Road.
Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski has announced his candidacy for governor in 2014.
Pawlowski held a formal campaign announcement and kick-off Sept. 9 at Seventh and Hamilton streets in Allentown. He is currently running for a third term as mayor and has secured both the Democratic and Republican nomination for the November election.
This squirrel seems to be thoroughly enjoying a pistachio nut. The critter discovered the snack in the 1200 block of Third Street, North Catasauqua.
Press photo by Susan Bryant
Catasauqua resident Suad Sharif steps off a farm wagon at Gogle Peach Farm with a bag of freshly picked peaches Aug. 18. Looking on is Tim Gogle. Also on the wagon, seated, is Suaha Sarif, also of Catasauqua. The farm is located in rural Coplay, North Whitehall Township.
Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.
· A report of hubcaps stolen from a pickup truck brought officers to the 500 block of East Fifth Street.
· Police responded to a report that a motorist struck a legally parked truck in the 900 block of Main Street.
· Officers responded to a report of several gunshots fired in the 1300 block of Newport Avenue.