Catasauqua Press

Thursday, March 21, 2019
press photos by paul cmilCaptain Thomas Verenna, right, gives direction to new Revolutionary War militia re-enactor recruits on how to handle their muskets. The company includes, in the front row, from left, Ensign Antoine Watts and new recruits Doug Burton and Christopher Black. In back are new recruits Don Rinker and Tricia Patrick.

Looking for militia volunteers

By PAUL CMIL in Local News

Captain Thomas Verenna put out a call for recruits for his School of the Soldier, conducted on the lawn of Catasauqua’s George Taylor House April 16.

“We want to get more people involved in understanding the role of the militia in the...

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Water tested at district schools

By MARK RECCEK in School

A flood of recent media stories involving the testing of water for lead in the pipes and fountains of older school district buildings has caused many residents across the Lehigh Valley to question the safety of their own school’s water supply....