Catasauqua Press

Tuesday, May 26, 2020
PRESS PHOTOS BY PAUL CMILLinda Gotzon and Shelly Nolter work on putting together the Catasauqua Sam scarecrow in preparation for Fest O’ Fall, scheduled for noon-5 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Biery House, 8 Race St., and the George Taylor House, Lehigh and Poplar streets.

Fest O’ Fall

By PAUL CMIL in Local News

Keep an eye out around the borough for Catasauqua’s iconic scarecrows. Members of Historic Catasauqua Preservation Association have been busy putting them up in preparation for Catasauqua’s annual Fest O’ Fall.

“We have about a hundred...

A baptism takes place April 22, 1956, Easter Sunday, at Salem Reformed Church, Catasauqua. Now Salem United Church of Christ, the church is marking its 150th anniversary. On Oct. 5, the public is invited to a celebration event beginning 5 p.m.Contributed photo

Salem UCC to celebrate 150 years

By PAUL FOX in Local News

Oct. 5 will mark the 150th anniversary of Salem United Church of Christ, located at 615 Third St. on the corner of Walnut Street in Catasauqua Borough. While the congregation may be older, at 167 years, the building itself celebrates its...