Whitehall-Coplay Press

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Coplay: CFC hosts purse bingo Oct. 19

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Commitment to Family and Community, 165 Cherry St., will hold a Longaberger purse bingo 7 p.m. Oct. 19.

There will also be an all-you-can breakfast starting 8 a.m. Oct. 21.

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St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 4 S. Fifth St., is hosting a pork and sauerkraut dinner 4-7 p.m. Oct. 20. The event will be held in the church hall and is open to the public.

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There will be a meeting of the Coplay American Legion baseball committee 2 p.m. Oct. 21 at Stanley W. Reinhard Jr. American Legion Post 426, 134 S. Second St.

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Hokendauqua: Bingo is planned

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in Columns

St. John’s United Church of Christ, Mickleys, 2918 MacArthur Road, will host a gift card bingo tomorrow, Oct. 19. Doors open 5 p.m., and games start 6 p.m.

Refreshments will be served and are included with the cost of a ticket, which are $5 cheaper when purchased in advance. There will be 20 games of bingo, plus specials and door prizes.

Proceeds from the event go toward the church.

For more information, cost and tickets, contact Lynette at 610-509-9654 or Sharon at 610-417-2010.

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Whitehall police

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 1

Police responded to reports of harassment on Fifth Street and Zephyr Boulevard.

The department responded to reports of two reckless drivers on MacArthur Road.

Animal complaints on MacArthur Road, Lee Street and South Fifth Avenue were received.

Officers investigated disturbances on Eisenhower Circle, MacArthur Road, Highland Avenue and Fifth Street.

Police responded to a disorderly conduct report on Zephyr Boulevard.

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 1

A three-vehicle crash occurred in the 600 block of Race Street.

In the 500 block of Poplar Street, police assisted a citizen who fell.

Officers responded to a parking complaint in the 300 block of Church Street. A vehicle was parked on private property.

Daniel Haines, 38, of Catasauqua, was charged with simple assault, physical harassment and contact in the 500 block of Pine Street.

Police sought information regarding a case in the 300 block of Church Street.

Northampton police

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 6

A domestic dispute involving a male and female in the 500 block of East 11th Street was reported.

A report of a suspicious act by a known male brought police to the 900 block of Lincoln Avenue.

Officers said a female causing a disturbance occurred in the unit block of West 10th Street.

OCT. 8

In the 100 block of Held Drive, police investigated a report of a female harassing two males and a female.

OCT. 12

Whitehall-Coplay lunch menus

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in School

Friday, Oct. 19: Elem. — Cheese pizza, broccoli with cheese sauce, carrots with dip, apple wedges, milk choice; M.S. — Pepperoni/cheese pizza or PB&J, broccoli with cheese sauce, green beans, apple wedges, orange, milk choice; H.S. — Pepperoni/cheese pizza, mixed vegetables, green beans, apple wedges, orange, milk choice; H.S. premium — Popcorn shrimp, whole-grain crackers, salad plate, carrots with dip, apple wedges, orange, milk choice

Rap of the Gavel

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in Local News

OCTOBER

THURSDAY 18

Coplay-Whitehall Sewer Authority meets 7:30 p.m. in the public meeting room of Coplay Whitehall Sewer Authority, 3213 MacArthur Road.

TUESDAY 23

Coplay Borough Planning Commission meets 7 p.m. at the borough municipal building, 98 S. Fourth St.

WEDNESDAY 24

Coplay Borough Park & Recreation Board meets 7 p.m. at the borough municipal building, 98 S. Fourth 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.

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 7

A report of a suspicious person brought police to the area of Second and Front streets.

Officers assisted Catasauqua police with a report of a fight at Front and Chestnut streets.

OCT. 8

Police investigated reports of criminal mischief in the 1000 blocks of Fourth and Fifth streets.

The department responded to a general complaint in the 1200 block of Second Street.

A report of trespassing in the 1100 block of Front Street brought police to the scene.

OCT. 9

District News: Zephyr students, staff thank custodians on their special day

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in School

On Oct. 2, Zephyr Elementary School students and staff surprised Dave Zellner and Scott Snyder with posters and cards in observance of National Custodial Workers Recognition Day — a day set aside to show appreciation to men and women who keep our schools and workplaces across the nation running smoothly.

Zephyr Elementary is extremely grateful for Zellner and Snyder and all they do for the school.

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