Catasauqua Press

Friday, August 18, 2017

North Catasauqua: Summer family fun activities planned at the park

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 by The Press in School

The refreshment stand at the North Catasauqua William J. Albert Memorial Park is open for business 6:30-9 p.m. weeknights during the summer months. The stand is run by recreation committee volunteers.


Program director Cherie Gebhardt says the summer Crafts and Laughs program is underway at the park’s pavilion 9:30-11:30 a.m. weekdays through Aug. 4. In addition to games and crafts, a fun science lesson is offered each week of the program. About 30-40 children attend the program, jointly hosted by the recreation committee and the borough.

CHS Class of 2017 awards

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 by The Press in School

Note: The following students were among those honored at the Catasauqua High School 2017 awards assembly May 31. Other awards were listed in the June 15 edition of The Press and still more will be listed in the June 29 edition.

Sports award to honor the memory of Michael and Emma Brosky: Colin Hawk, Danielle Pluchinsky

Varsity “C” Club: Benjamin Nosal, Bekkah Harakal

Earl Stengel Memorial Scholarship Award (outstanding student and senior football player): John Stires

National School Choral Award: Melody Cruz

Catasauqua High School awards presented

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 by The Press in School

The following awards and scholarships were presented at a May 31 program at Catasauqua High School.

Woman’s Club of Catasauqua: Casandra Banahene, Nicholas Hertzog, Allyson Kovach, Paige Moyer-Adams

Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar - Representative: Bradley Panto

Woman’s Club of Catasauqua (highest average in English, applied): Michael Coffin

Woman’s Club of Catasauqua (highest average in English, academic): Cody Walker

Jim Kappes Memorial Scholarship Award: Paige Moyer-Adams

Elementary school: Good behavior to be rewarded on Friday

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 by The Press in School

An end-of-year Think First assembly for students will be held June 2. Students who kept positive behavior for the second half of the school year will be recognized, and a special acknowledgment will be made for the students who maintained positive behavior for the entire school year.

Congratulations to all students for keeping positive behavior and remembering to always Think First.


The fourth-grade fun day has been rescheduled to June 1.


June 2 is the last day breakfast or lunch will be served for the school year.


Middle school: Field trip today

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 by The Press in School

Catasauqua Middle School sixth-grade students will participate in their field day activities today.

Eighth-grade students will take their field trip today to Hershey Park.

Enjoy your day!


The CMS talent show for fifth- and sixth-grade students will be held tomorrow morning.

Tomorrow evening, June 2, the annual eighth-grade formal dance will take place 6-9 p.m. at the school.


The talent show will be featured for seventh- and eighth-grade students June 5.

Students also will be dismissed early, 11 a.m. June 5 and June 6.