Kathy Perlow told TRIAD members about the Community Exchange program at their last meeting.
Community Exchange is a project of the Department of Community Health and Health Studies of Lehigh Valley Health Network. The nontraditional form of volunteering is funded by The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust.
Tanner Laudenslager may be a small child, but he's got a very big heart. He's banking on the belief that many other Catasauqua area boys and girls are just like him, wanting to help out others whose lives have taken a tragic turn for the worse.
Television coverage of the Boston Marathon bombings aftermath last month made him think about how dramatically different from his own the lives of the victims and their families would now be.
· Closing meeting of the Catasauqua Woman's Club – 6 p.m., Jednota Club, North Catasauqua.
· A Night of the Arts presented by Good Shepherd Catholic School – 7 p.m., in the school gymnasium, 1300 Newport Ave, Northampton. Information: 610-262-9171.
· Delaware, Lehigh & Susquehanna Model Railroad Club meeting – 7-9 p.m., Coplay Borough Hall, Fourth and Center streets. Information: Dick Lobach, 610-965-2598.
· Bingo – Doors open 5:30 p.m. Games start at 7 p.m., Petersville Rod and Gun Club, 550 Club Road, Moore Township. Information: 610-261-2210.
Area residents will go to the polls Tuesday, May 21, to vote in a number of races, selecting the candidates they wish to see on their party's ballot in November. See page 5 for information on the county elections. Local election candidates are listed here.
Voters are asked to vote for one candidate for mayor, for a four-year term. The candidates, both Republicans, are incumbent Barbara A. Schlegel and challenger Sean McHugh.
The Atlas Cement Museum in Northampton will be open to the public on the second and fourth Sundays of each month from 1 to 3 p.m. The name of the female guide is Sallyann Madden.
Incorrect information was provided in The Press about the hours of operation in an article last week. The Press regrets the error.
Democrat Thomas Muller and Republicans Dean Browning and Scott Ott are candidates for Lehigh County executive, a four-year term.
What is the most important issue in this election and why?
Catasauqua residents were caught by Press photographers as they were out and about recently.
Louis Zecca from Weston Solutions addressed Catasauqua Council at their regular meeting on May 6, delivering disappointing news.
"We have always felt that this was a good project," he said. "When Woodmont backed out of the project we were prepared to assume all the risk, but we had capital restrictions placed on us and we weren't able to complete the purchase with FL Smidth."
Alison Weichel, of Northampton, earned a bachelor's degree in English education summa cum laude from West Chester University. She was also named to the West Chest University College of Arts and Science dean's list for the fall 2012 semester.
Weichel, who has a Level 1 certification to teach grades 7-12, is currently working as a long-term 11th-grade tutor in the Downingtown Area School District.