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North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

AUGUST 19

· A parking complaint brought officers to the 400 block of Chapel Street.

· Police responded to a disturbance in the 600 block of Grove Street.

· A request for information brought officers to the 1000 block of Front Street.

AUGUST 20

· Police were called to the 600 block of Green Street to investigate a theft.

· Officers responded to a report of harassment in the...

Fullerton column: AARP to meet Sept. 13, get flu shots

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

AARP Chapter 3115 will meet at noon on Thursday, Sept. 13, at the American Club, 300 Cherry St. in Coplay.

After the social hour and refreshments, musician Shep will entertain the group.

Flu shots also will be given. New members are always welcome.

For information, call 610-264-4874.

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The Woman's Club of Whitehall Township will hold its first meeting of the season Monday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church, MacArthur Road.

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Programs to be presented to WACC

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by The Press in Columns

The Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce announces upcoming events.

Thursday, Sept. 6 – 5 p.m., Lehigh Valley Easy Pages Mixer at Poolside, Ramada.

Thursday, Sept. 13 – 11:45 a.m., Membership luncheon at Fellowship Community, 3000 Fellowship Drive. Speaker: Bob Weaver, HR for Hire, will discuss "Twelve Potential Areas of Liablility for Small Businesses Under Employement Law."

Tuesday, Sept. 18 – noon, WOW: "Taking Care of our Elderly Parents and Loved Ones" at Amore...

Coplay council to fill Mann's seat

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by JOHANNA S. BILLINGS in Local News

Coplay Borough Council will choose a replacement for former Councilman Marvin P. Mann II when it meets Sept. 11.

One councilman and a former councilwoman believe they already know who it will be.

"They'll appoint Charles Sodl," former Councilwoman Beverly Miller told The Press immediately after the Sept. 4 council workshop meeting ended.

She said Sodl contributed $400 toward Marvin Mann's unsuccessful 2011 campaign for a council seat. Mann's campaign finance report,...

Northampton district news: Field hockey team to host car wash

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by JULIE BECK Special to The Press in School

Northampton field hockey will host a car wash and bake sale Sept. 15 and the team seeks your support.

The event will take place at Auto Zone on 3599 Macarthur Road in Whitehall from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

PTA and PTSA meetings: Mark your calendars for upcoming meetings for the PTA and PTSA groups.

The Lehigh and Moore Elementary PTA will have their meetings Sept. 10. Lehigh's meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. and Moore's begins at 7 p.m.

The high school PTSA meets Tuesday...

Scout earns Silver Award

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by KERRI JORDAN Special to The Press in Local News

Cadet Ashley Ziegenfuss of Troop 6942 followed the Girl Scout law by making the world a better place.

In order to earn her Silver Award, Ziegenfuss was required to complete a project to help her community. She and members of her troop, based at Faith Lutheran Church, created a 15-foot mural of a train along a wall in the Whitehall section of the Ironton Rail Trail.

"I love painting, and I bike on the Ironton trail a lot, passing the wall all the time, and wondered when...

Northampton police

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

AUGUST 20

· Officers responded to a report of criminal mischief in the 1300 block of Washington Avenue.

· Police were called to the 300 block of East 18th Street to investigate the theft of a Garmin GPS unit.

· Officers responded to the theft of aluminum siding and a garage door in the 1400 block of Canal Street.

· Police were called to the 1700 block of Hokendauqua Street to investigate the...

Whitehall-Coplay district news: Zephyr book fair set for next week

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by JULIE BECK Special to The Press in School

The Zephyr Fall Book Fair will be held Monday through Friday, Sept. 10-14.

Meet the Teacher Night at Zephyr will also take place during that week, on Thursday, Sept. 13, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

PTO meeting: On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the PTO will meet at the Zephyr Elementary School building. The meeting begins at 7 p.m.

For more information about the PTO, come to the meeting.

Steckel online book fair: Now everyone can support students at Steckel Elementary, even if they...