Whitehall-Coplay Press

Saturday, June 6, 2020
Grace Sulter looks over books at 2nd & Charles, MacArthur Road, Whitehall, while deciding which ones to donate to Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital. She sold handmade bracelets to raise funds to buy the books.Contributed photos

Giving back

By ERIN THOMAS in Local News

In today’s fast-paced world, thinking about others sometimes becomes an afterthought — but one Whitehall-Coplay School District second-grader completed her mission to cheer up sick and injured children at Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital...

Press file photoJoe and Carol Polenchar decorate their home, 36 Franklin St., Whitehall, each year with elaborate displays and use the recognition to collect donations for Second Harvest Food Bank.

Let the light show begin


Each year, Joe and Carol Polenchar “deck the halls” of their 36 Franklin St., Whitehall, home for the holiday season. This year promises not to disappoint.

According to the Polenchars, they add to the show every year. They report having...