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Whitehall-Coplay lunches

Thursday, September 12, 2013 by The Press in School

Thursday, Sept. 12: Elem.–Hot dog or PB&J, baked beans, banana, milk. M.S.–Hot dog or PB&J, baked beans, orange, banana, milk. H.S.–Hot dog, pierogies, baked beans, cole slaw, orange, banana, milk.

Friday, Sept. 13: Elem.–Cheese pizza, broccoli with cheese sauce, apple wedges, milk. M.S.–Cheese pizza, carrots, apple wedges, orange, milk. H.S.–Cheese pizza, broccoli with cheese sauce, tossed salad, apple wedges, orange, milk.

Fire calls

Thursday, September 12, 2013 by The Press in Local News

August 26

· A motor vehicle accident with spill on Route 22 eastbound at Fullerton Avenue brought out Station 36, 8:12 a.m.

August 27

· Station 37 responded to a motor vehicle accident with spill at MacArthur and Eberhardt roads, 7:57 a.m.

· A motor vehicle accident with injuries on MacArthur at the Sixth Street extension brought out Station 36, recalled, 11:32 p.m.

August 28

· Stations 36 and 37 responded to a fire alarm at Valley Central Veterinary, 210 Fullerton Ave., 4:09 a.m.

N. Catasauqua police

Thursday, September 12, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPTEMBER 1

Officers assisted the Coplay Police Department in the 100 block of North Eighth Street.

SEPTEMBER 2

· A report of a loose dog brought police to the 800 block of Willow Drive.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 700 block of Chapel Street.

SEPTEMBER 3

· Police responded to a report of a runaway juvenile in the 1000 block of Railroad Street.

SEPTEMBER 4

· A report of a motor vehicle crash brought officers to Railroad and Birch streets.

SEPTEMBER 6

Whitehall police

Thursday, September 12, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPTEMBER 2

· A report of a suspicious vehicle brought officers to the 2300 block of MacArthur Road.

· Officers were called to the 1700 block of Presidential Drive to investigate a burglary.

· A report of a disturbance brought police to the 700 block of Fifth Street.

· Officers responded to a report of a suspicious activity in the 600 block of Maryland Street.

· Police responded to a DUI on MacArthur Road.

SEPTEMBER 3

Medical society

Thursday, September 12, 2013 by The Press in School

Scholarships now available

The Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society and the Lehigh County Medical Auxiliary's Scholarship and Education Fund Inc. are offering a $2,500 LeCoMASE Medical Student Scholarship.

Medical students who are residents of Lehigh County are eligible to apply.

Students must be enrolled full time in an accredited U.S. allopathic or osteopathic medical school.

The foundation is also offering its annual $1,000 Myrtle Siegfried MD and Michael Vigilante MD Scholarship to first-year medical students who are residents of Berks, Lehigh or Northampton counties.

Carl Strohl

Thursday, September 12, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Northampton

Carl Strohl, 87, of Glendale, Ariz., and formerly of Northampton, died Aug. 8, 2013, in his home.

He was a son of the late Hannah (Dilliard) Strohl and the late George Strohl.

He was a Northampton High School graduate.

He worked at PPL, Allentown, while living in Northampton. After moving to Glendale, he was employed by the Salt River Project for 25 years before retiring.

He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Glendale, Ariz.

Christine A. Anthony

Thursday, September 12, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

retired sewing machine operator

Christine A. Anthony, 96, of Coplay, died Aug. 22, 2013, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown. She was the wife of the late George F. Anthony for 64 years.

Born in Stiles, she was a daughter of the late Martin and Rose (Artinger) Hacker.

She was a sewing machine operator for various local mills and a self-employed seamstress.

She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Whitehall, and of its Altar and Rosary Society.

Joseph "Bud" J. Bilder Jr.

Thursday, September 12, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Northampton

Joseph "Bud" J. Bilder Jr., 78, of North-ampton, died Sept. 5, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg, Bethlehem. He was the husband of Fern H. (Spanitz) Bilder for 53 years.

Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Joseph Bilder Sr. and Anna (Weslock) Bilder.

He was a member of the Queenship of Mary Parish, Northampton.

He graduated from Muhlenberg College.

Adele Grochowski

Thursday, September 12, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Northampton

Adele Grochowski, 63, of Northampton, died Sept. 8, 2013, at her home. She was the wife of Albert F. Grochowski Sr. for 42 years.

Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late Leo and Adelina (Dorto) Amari.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by five children, Albert F. Jr. and his wife Donna of Coplay, Steven of Easton, Danielle and her husband Thomas Meltsch Sr. of Whitehall, Frank and his wife Tina of Freemansburg and Anthony of Northampton; 10 grandchildren; and two brothers, Leo Amari Jr. of Kingsburg, N.Y., and Frank Amari of Toms River, N.J.