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North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.


· A dispute between neighbors brought officers to the 1000 block of Howertown Road.

· A report of a missing man brought police to Second and Chapel streets.

· Officers responded to a report of a fuel leak at Second and Eugene streets.


· Officers assisted EMS in the 1300 block of Third Street.

· A report of a hit-and-run motor vehicle crash brought police to...

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.


· A report of a malfunctioning alarm system brought officers to the 100 block of Bridge Street.

· Police were called to the 600 block of Third Street to investigate a report of a disturbance.

· Officers responded to a report of criminal mischief in the unit block of Second Street.

· A disturbance brought police to the 200 block of Bridge Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 500...

Jesse Reed memorial walk grows

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 by RYAN GERMAN Special to The Press in Local News

A walk to remember Army Spc. Jesse Reed grew by leaps and bounds this year.

Reed, who enlisted in 2008, was killed by a roadside bomb while serving in Afghanistan July 14, 2010. His childhood best friend, Adam Keys, also of Whitehall, survived but lost several limbs.

"It was a miracle that Adam survived," said Dolores Reed, Jesse's mother.

In 2011, Whitehall Township honored Reed by renaming Seventh Street Jesse Reed Way.

In July 2012, Heather Reed and Dolores...

Injured war vet takes life of future mother-in-law, himself

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 by SUSAN BRYANT in Local News

A 44-year-old woman and her 27-year-old future son-in-law are dead following what police are calling a murder-suicide at a home in Moore Township.

Moore Township Deputy Police Chief James Cavallo told The Press July 31 officers entered 3001 Delps Road to find Michelle Snyder, formerly of New Tripoli, and Robert Kislow III in the same area of the home.

Around 11:40 p.m. July 29, Cavallo said, police received a 911 call from a man reporting a verbal disturbance in the home.


Just a few weeks left

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 by The Press in Local News

During the most recent heat wave, Nortampton Municipal Pool lifeguard Meghann Fiorvanti checks the pool's water temperature. With the air temperature in the high 90s, the water in the pool was between 72 and 74 degrees. The Northampton Borough Municipal Pool is open noon-7 p.m., weather permitting, through Aug. 16. The Coplay pool is open noon-7 p.m. through Aug. 25. Whitehall's three pools close Aug. 18 though an attempt will be made to keep one pool open longer, if possible. The Catasauqua...

Catasauqua column

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Come join Cub Scout Pack 94 for a short informational meeting given by pack leaders.

The meeting will take place on Saturday, Aug. 17, at 11 a.m. in the small pavilion at the Catasauqua Park, 501 American St.

If your son is attending first through fifth grade and would like to join the Scouts, try to attend this short meeting. It will be followed by a question-and-answer session.

The rest of the afternoon will be spent at the Catasauqua Pool, so bring your lawn chairs,...

LVHN expands relationship with Moffitt Cancer Center

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 by JIM MARSH Special to The Press in Local News

Representatives of Lehigh Valley Health Network and the Tampa, Fla.-based Moffitt Cancer Center recently announced an expansion of a partnership formed in 2011.

Alan List, M.D., Moffitt's president and CEO, and Suresh Nair, LVHN's senior medical director of academic oncology programs, said LVHN's participation in the Moffitt Oncology Network, which is designed to help Moffitt develop a premier cancer care delivery system, focused solely on providing patients, including those in the...

Article By: Sabo

Friday, August 9, 2013 by Sabo in Social News

Bethlehem couple

observes 50th

John and Barbara Sabo of Bethlehem celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 29.

They were married by Father Francis Lawrence at St. John Capistrano Church, Bethlehem.

The Sabos have five children: John, Brian and Deborah Brandle, all of Bethlehem; Sandra Wilson of Whitehall; and Matthew from Chicora, Butler County.

They have 10 grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

Article By: The Press

Friday, August 9, 2013 by The Press in Social News



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Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712

8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer

9 a.m. Holy Communion

'28 Book of Common Prayer

Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service

Rev. Joseph S. Falzone




3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645

Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor...