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Wednesday, June 3, 2020
Josiah Rodriguez-Hernandez, second-grader at Steckel Elementary School, practices coin counting using an online game April 14, his first day of virtual learning in Whitehall-Coplay School District.CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Time for school!

By ERIN THOMAS in Local News

April 14 was like any other day since COVID-19 forced most of us to stay in — except it was Whitehall-Coplay School District’s first formal day of mandatory virtual learning since schools were closed by Gov. Tom Wolf March 16.

My daughter...

Contributed graphicThis post, created by Catasauqua Emergency Management Agency, urges residents to dispose of gloves, masks and wipes in proper trash receptacles for safety reasons.

‘Keep it clean’


An increase in littering, especially of protective masks and gloves, is being reported in municipalities across the region.

It has become such an issue that Catasauqua Emergency Management Agency created a graphic and posted it to its...

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District decisions

By ERIN THOMAS in Local News

At the virtual Whitehall-Coplay School Board meeting April 14, board members met via Zoom, an app for video conferencing and webinars. A link for the public to attend online was available on the district website, whitehallcoplay.org.