Whitehall-Coplay Press

Sunday, October 22, 2017
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Board discusses planned projects

By AL RECKER in Local News

Two proposed major commercial projects — McDonald’s, a fast-food restaurant chain, and Lidl, a huge German grocery store chain — were topics at Monday’s meeting of Whitehall Township Board of Commissioners, where they received a warm reception....

PRESS PHOTO BY TINAMARIE MARTINAndy Svrcek and Nathan Pittorf take a break from singing to smile for the camera during The King and the Possum New Year’s Eve Spectacular, a benefit held at American Club of Coplay for Nathan, who was diagnosed with mind descent disease at the age of 9 months.

All shook up

By TINAMARIE MARTIN in Local News

The King and the Possum New Year’s Eve Spectacular with Elvis tribute artist Andy Svrcek had a special guest during the evening of Dec. 31 at American Club of Coplay. Nathan Pittorf, of Buffalo, N.Y., sang with the Elvis impersonator at a...

PRESS PHOTO COURTESY OF MORGAN BUSHJustin Sommer, left, and Benjamin Bush are two of the three creators of Copolopoly, a small-town take on the game Monopoly.

Copolopoly

By ZACH HOTTINGER in Local News

Former Whitehall High School students Justin Sommer, Benjamin Bush and Luke Szewczak have taken their love for Monopoly and added a hometown touch with Copolopoly.

“The idea came one day when my friends and I were looking for something to...