Whitehall-Coplay Press

Monday, October 23, 2017

Coplay police

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 25

A traffic stop in the 200 block of South Second Street resulted in a citation.

Police responded to a report of a wire down in the 1000 block of Keystone Alley.

A warning was issued at traffic stops both in the 100 block of North Second Street and at South Second and Center streets.

Police responded to a report of a missing person in the unit block of South Third Street.

SEPT. 26

Police assisted with a vehicle repossession in the 200 block of South Second Street.

Stiles: Zephyrs play Hawks

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in Columns

The Whitehall Zephyr varsity football team will visit the Bethlehem Catholic Golden Hawks Oct. 13. Kickoff is slated for 7 p.m. Come out and support the Zephyrs!


If you are looking for something fun to do Oct. 14, stop by Zephyr Stadium to be entertained by area marching bands. The Whitehall Marching Zephyr Band will be hosting Music in Motion. The Whitehall Chorale leads with the national anthem 5:55 p.m. The first performance is 6 p.m.

Nicholas E. Yarosevich

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

NAA baseball coach

Nicholas E. Yarosevich, 86, of Northampton, died Sept. 30, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospital Center-Cedar Crest, Allentown. He was the husband of Dorothy M. (Mall) Yarosevich for 63 years.

Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Louis Jarosewitcz and Tekla (Kozak) Jarosewitcz.

He was a graduate of Northampton High School.

He was a truck driver and laborer for the former Bethlehem Steel Corporation for 44 years before retiring in 1988.

He was a member of Queenship of Mary Roman Catholic Church, Northampton.


Monday, October 9, 2017 by The Press in Columns

OCT. 9

• St. John’s Friendly Fifties meeting, 1 p.m., in the social hall of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Church, 1343 Newport Ave., Northampton

• Woman’s Club of Whitehall meeting, 7 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua

OCT. 10

• Coplay Recreation & Welfare Association community food bank is open, 8:30-10 a.m., in the basement of borough hall, 98 S. Fourth St.

• Intro to Microsoft Word class, 6 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

St. Luke’s appoints two at Northern Primary Care

Friday, October 6, 2017 by The Press in Business Showcase

St. Luke’s Northern Valley Primary Care has expanded its health care team by adding Tony Ohanian, MD, and Ashleigh Lara Crozier, PA-C.

The practice has three offices in the Lehigh Valley: in Allentown, Bath and Northampton.

Dr. Ohanian, a graduate of Moravian College and the American University of Antigua College of Medicine, New York City, treats patients at Northern Valley Primary Care.

Dr. Ohanian is licensed in basic life support and advanced cardiac life support. He also holds certifications in HIPAA, OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens and Infection Control.

Lehigh Valley Health Network receives top info tech awards

Friday, October 6, 2017 by The Press in Business Showcase

In the world of entertainment, winning an EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony) is considered a grand slam.

In the world of Health Information Technology (HIT), Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) achieved a similar multifaceted achievement during the summer of 2017 by receiving Healthcare and Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) EMR Adoption Model Stage 7 designation (for inpatient and ambulatory care) in May, three Most Wired awards, including Innovator and Advanced in June, and the prestigious HIMSS Davies Award in August.

Sacred Heart re-accredited for Sleep Disorders Center

Friday, October 6, 2017 by The Press in Business Showcase

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) has granted the Sacred Heart Sleep Disorders Center re-accreditation for a period of five years beginning September 2017.

Sleep facility accreditation through AASM includes accreditation for all types of sleep testing, including in-center polysomnography (PSG), multiple sleep latency testing (MSLT), maintenance of wakefulness testing (MWT), and home sleep apnea testing (HSAT).

This status distinguishes Sacred Heart Hospital as meeting or exceeding national quality of care measures for sleep disorder treatment.