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Lehigh County senior menus

Friday, March 8, 2013 by For locations, call 610-782-3254. in Social News

Wednesday, March 6: Pork loin, mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, peas and pearl onions, rye bread, diced peaches. BB: Meatloaf.

Thursday, March 7: Beef stew, broccoli/cauliflower, warm biscuit, fruit cocktail.

Friday, March 8: Stuffed shells with ricotta cheese and marinara sauce, green beans, dinner roll, fresh fruit.

Monday, March 11: Stuffed cabbage with tomato sauce, carrots, whipped potatoes, dinner roll,

sugar cookies.

Tuesday, March 12: Chicken primavera...

Article By: The Press

Friday, March 8, 2013 by The Press in Social News



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9 a.m. Holy Communion

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Borough considers online payments

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by PAUL CMIL Special to The Press in Local News

At Monday's Catasauqua Borough Council workshop meeting, borough Manager Eugene Goldfeder reported the administration is intensifying its review of a system for accepting electronic payments from residents.

"We have the ability to take online payments," he said, describing the borough's computer capabilities. "We just need to get some of the add-on modules that we need."

The preferred provider at this point is a third-party vendor, MuniciPay. Goldfeder suggested the council...

Hanover initiates electronics recycling

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by PAUL CMIL Special to The Press in Local News

Hanover Township (Lehigh County) residents must now adhere to a plan for electronics recycling, put in place by the township council.

To be in compliance with the state's new electronics recycling law, residents and businesses in the township may no longer leave any kind of electronics items at the curb for pick up.

Residents are required to take these items to GER Solutions, 795 Roble Road, Allentown, instead.

At the township council's Feb. 20 meeting, Jeffry Mouer, the...

Daisy Scouts visit firefighters at Charotin Hose Company

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by LINDA ROTHROCK Special to The Press in Local News

The North Catasauqua Fire Department was invaded by a lot of little people Feb. 6 and each one of them wanted to get a glimpse of the big fire truck.

But before that, the members of Daisy Troop 6011 from St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Catasauqua had to do a bit of listening, as volunteer firefighter Harry Huhn spoke to them about about fire safety.

Huhn talked about why people call 911, why a smoke detector beeps and how to exit the house when there is a fire and...

Fire damages Catasauqua home

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by The Press in Local News

North Catasauqua Fire Chief Francis Hadik, right, and firefighter Greg Scheirer exit the home at 516 Howertown Road, Catasauqua, Monday evening after a fire in the living room was extiguised. According to Catasauqua Fire Chief Richard Hertzog, the fire, which was reported at 8:02 p.m., was quickly extiguished but caused extensive heat and smoke damage. Four people were displaced and are living with relatives. One or two of them had been home at the time of the fire, which is under...

Keenagers share Valentine's Day love

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by MARK RECCEK in Local News

The Keenagers senior citizen group of the Presbyterian Church of Catasauqua spent Valentine's Day afternoon sharing family photos and discussing the importance of love with one another.

The photos ranged from pictures of grandchildren to wedding photographs.

Northampton resident and Keenagers group member Nancy Sherry brought a photograph of her granddaughter, Kayla, to share with group members.

"The reason why I like it so much is this one is the picture of innocence,"...

Whitehall police

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Police seek

witnesses to

fatal crash

MacArthur Road was closed Tuesday from Eberhardt Road to Mechanicsville Road to allow police to perform a fatal accident reconstruction.

Two people were killed Saturday in the crash which took place at 6:09 p.m. at MacArthur and Eberhart roads in Whitehall.

Police have tentatively identified the victims as Whitehall residents Sharon Gonazalez-Medina, 41, and a 16-year-old juvenile. Both were in the same vehicle.



Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by The Press in School

Central Catholic High School held a State of the Building presentation Feb. 3 in Rockne Hall.

Led by Principal Dennis Nemes, the presentation was composed of multiple speakers from the various Central Catholic office departments.

The presentation began with a representative from the Catholic School Development Program, an organization focused on bettering Central Catholic as a whole.

The organization's main goals were outlined, including developing the identity of CCHS,...