Whitehall-Coplay Press

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Northampton: Uptown Northampton Street Fair set for Saturday

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Columns

The 30th Uptown Northampton Street Fair will be held 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 14 on Main Street.

More than 100 local food, craft and merchant vendors are expected to participate.

The Roxy Theatre will offer tours all day.

The lineup for live entertainment includes:

• 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Jordan White on the main stage

• 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Brenna on the Gin Mill & Grille Beer Garden Stage

• 1-3 p.m., Andrew Lobby on the Gin Mill & Grille Beer Garden Stage

• 3-5 p.m., Bryant Brothers on the Gin Mill & Grille Beer Garden Stage

Another View

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Opinion

Our girlfriends bring something special to our lives

Lucy Ricardo and Ethel Mertz.

Lorelai Gilmore and Sookie St. James.

Carrie Bradshaw, Samantha Jones, Charlotte York and Miranda Hobbes.

Dorothy Zbornak, Rose Nylund, Blanche Devereaux and Sophia Petrillo.

Tasha “Taystee” Jefferson and Poussey Washington.

Edina Monsoon and Patsy Stone.

Monica Geller, Rachel Green and Phoebe Buffay.

Rhoda Morgenstern and Mary Richards.

Slashed tires reported in Hanover Twp.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

STATE POLICE

Pennsylvania State Police Troop M, Bethlehem, are investigating reports of multiple tire slashings in Hanover Township, Lehigh County.

According to the report, officers were called just before midnight Sept. 4 to the parking lot of Copperhead Grill, 1731 Airport Road, where they found eight vehicles with slashed tires.

They were also called to the parking lots of Hilton Garden Inn, 1787-B Airport Road, and A. Duie Pyle, 2900 Hoover Ave., where 25 vehicles with slashed tires were discovered.

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

AUG. 25

Police investigated an abandoned vehicle in the 1000 block of Fifth Street.

AUG. 26

Officers made a warrant arrest in the area of Third and Buttonwood streets.

The department assisted an outside agency in the 500 block of Buttonwood Street.

Police assisted a citizen in the 1100 block of Third Street.

AUG. 27

Illegal dumping in the 1100 block of Third Street was investigated.

A traffic stop was conducted on Pine Street to assist Catasauqua police.

Fire calls

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Local News

AUG. 29

A fire at 78 Madison Lane brought out Station 36.

Station 36 handled a motor vehicle accident with injuries on Route 22.

AUG. 30

A brush fire at 2126 MacArthur Road was handled by Stations 36 and 3501.

Stations 36, 38, 39 and 3501 responded to a carbon monoxide incident at MacArthur Commons.

A motor vehicle accident with injuries on Pine Street had Stations 35, 37 and 3503 (deputy chief) on the scene.

Stations 35, 36, 39, 40 and 3503 responded to a motor vehicle accident with injuries at 5465 Second St.

SEPT. 2

Whitehall Township Public Library: Whitehall library schedules open mic, jam night

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Columns

The third Monday open mic and jam night will be held 6:30 p.m. Sept. 16. Thank you to Rocking the Valley Online Radio for its support.

Entertainers interested in performing three songs or a 15-minute set are asked to sign up between 6 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Musicians, singers, poets, comedians, actors, writers and storytellers are invited to come show off your stuff, or just come and be part of the audience.

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The third Tuesday movie night will be held 6 p.m. Sept. 17 in the library community room.

Catasauqua: Concert is Sept. 13

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Lucky 7 will perform 7-10 p.m. Sept. 13 at the amphitheater at Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St.

This is the final performance in the summer concert series. As always, remember to bring those lawn chairs, blankets and snacks.

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The Catasauqua Club, 226 Pine St., will be holding its first fall all-you-can-eat breakfast 9 a.m.-noon Sept. 15. This is a buffet with made-to-order omelets and eggs Benedict.

For more information, call 610-264-1771 or 610-554-8045.

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District News: Are you ready for the pep rally?

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in School

From 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sept. 13, second and third grade students will enjoy a pep rally in the gymnasium of Whitehall High School.

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Smile, Zephyr Elementary School students! Your picture day will be Sept. 16.

Parents/guardians, all students will have their photograph taken, but purchase is optional.

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The W-C PTO PLUS volunteer orientation for Gockley Elementary School will be held Sept. 16 at Steckel Elementary School. Please note the different school location.