The fourth Sunday of every month, Catasauqua American Legion Post 215, 330 Second St., holds its breakfast buffet.
The event seems to be getting more popular.
The breakfasts are cost effective, it was mentioned.
Profits from the breakfasts benefit the Post.
Northampton AARP Chapter 3915 will meet Feb. 12 at Northampton Banquet and Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Doors open 11 a.m.
Lorrie Milheim will entertain.
Refreshments will be served.
Anyone interested in bus trips should call Sharon at 610-262-9182.
Assumption of the Virgin Mary Ukrainian Orthodox Church, 1301 Newport Ave., is holding a cheesecake and nut roll sale. Nut roll varieties include apricot, lekvar, nut, poppy seed, red raspberry and, new...
There is still time for any Catasauqua High School junior or senior winter sports athlete to sign up to participate in the guest reader day at Sheckler Elementary School Feb. 20.
Any athlete interested in reading to a classroom at Sheckler Elementary should sign up in the CHS athletic office.
Lehigh Career & Technical Institute students are eligible for a host of college scholarships and grants varying in value from hundreds to thousands of dollars offered by a...
Feb. 6 marks the 100th day of school for Sheckler Elementary School students.
The Scholastic book fair will be held for students Feb. 11-20. They will have the opportunity to preview or make purchases.
The book fair will also be held in Sheckler Elementary’s cafe for families to come and shop together 6-7:30 p.m. Feb. 20 during the Read Across America/TV Turnoff Week, which will be taking place the week of Feb. 16-22.
Students will celebrate...
Catasauqua Area School Board meets 7 p.m. in the administration office board room, 251 N. 14th St.
Lehigh County Board of Commissioners meets 7:30 p.m. in the public hearing room of the Lehigh County Government Center, 17 S. Seventh St., Allentown.
Kristine Kostura, Brad Evans and Dan Kotran, faculty members at Sheckler Elementary School, noticed an opportunity to bring a new hands-on learning experience to students while also getting them outside and enjoying nature.
This is how the school’s pollinator garden came into existence.
The three teachers share a passion for the environment, according to Kostura. They realized an underutilized courtyard on the property could be turned into a “living classroom” space.
Today, Larry Oberly and this writer have the pleasure of interviewing Ms. Susan Jenkins and her mother, Margie Jenkins, from Houston, Texas. Margie is a descendant of Samuel Weaver, whose father, Michael, was the founder of the village of Weaversville.
John Weaver (Weber, in German) came to America in 1749. He married Barbara Reichart, and they had five children. They left Germany, where religious wars and high taxation were major issues. The family arrived in Philadelphia and decided...
Mariama Crook gathered some friends Jan. 9 at her consignment shop at 517 Front St., Catasauqua, to celebrate the anniversary of Violet’s Closet.
“I looked at various places, but when I walked into this space, I knew this was the place,” Crook said of finding the location of her shop.
Her successful first year bodes well for her future success.
Jessica O’Donnell, executive vice president of affiliated chambers, Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, was instrumental...
Lehigh Valley Press, Times News and Vigilant Fire Company, of Slatington, are hosting a used book sale to benefit the Newspapers in Education program, which supplies newspapers to classrooms throughout the region, April 30 through May 3.
We are accepting books, paperbacks, books on tape, CDs, Blu-ray and DVDs in good condition at our offices through April 9.
Please, no dictionaries, encyclopedias or magazines.
Drop off books at the following locations:...