Whitehall-Coplay Press

Monday, February 18, 2019

Coplay police

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 28

Officers investigated a disturbance in the 1200 block of Chestnut Street.

Credit card fraud in the unit block of North Third Street was reported.

A traffic citation was issued to a vehicle owner for allowing a person with a suspended license to operate his or her vehicle in the 200 block of Chestnut Street.

A parking complaint in the unit block of North Third Street was addressed.

JAN...

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 21

A driver was cited in the 100 block of Lehigh Street. Paraphernalia was destroyed, police said.

At Innovative Arts Academy Charter School, 330 Howertown Road, a juvenile complaint was referred to the school and security resource officer.

Officers responded to a civil matter regarding a vehicle registration in the 500 block of Bath Avenue.

JAN. 22

Vehicles blocking a driveway in...

N. Catasauqua police

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 20

Police were on the scene of a hit-and-run accident in the 1100 block of Front Street.

A burglar alarm in the 400 block of Grove Street was investigated.

Officers assisted the fire department in the 1000 block of Railroad Street.

JAN. 22

A burglar alarm in the 1000 block of Railroad Street brought police to the scene.

The department addressed a general complaint in the...

Lehigh County office seeking nominations

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Unsung Heroes

The Lehigh County Office of Aging & Adult Services is accepting nominations for its 2019 Unsung Heroes Program. The program is part of Older Americans Month, which is celebrated in May.

To be eligible for consideration, applicants must meet the following criteria:

• Must be at least 60 years of age

• Must be a Lehigh County resident

• Achievements, accomplishments or service must be performed on a volunteer basis

• Have performed...

Hokendauqua: Hunger Initiative community dinner is Feb. 19

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by The Press in Columns

There will be a Whitehall-Coplay Hunger Initiative community meal 4-6 p.m. Feb. 19 at Whitehall Bible Fellowship Church, 3300 Seventh St.

For more information, call 610-434-8661.

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Reminder: Hokendauqua Park and Playground Association is holding registrations for the upcoming baseball/softball season. You can register online until Feb. 9 at hokeypark.com.

To register in person, visit Hokendauqua Fire Company, 3022 S. Second St., 2-4 p.m. Feb. 9. Bring a copy of...

Northampton: Queenship group plans trip

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Queenship of Mary Cenacle is sponsoring a bus trip to see the show “Jesus” at Sight & Sound Theatre, Lancaster, May 9. The cost includes everything but the buffet luncheon at Shady Maple. Proceeds allow the Cenacle to make monthly charitable donations.

For more information, call Fran at 610-262-1663 or Rosie at 610-262-2838.

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Northampton AARP Chapter 3915 will meet Feb. 13 at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Doors open 11 a.m. Refreshments...

Coplay: Students to be confirmed

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Alfred A. Schlert, bishop of Allentown, will celebrate the Mass of Confirmation 4:30 p.m. Feb. 7 at St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 4 S. Fifth St., Coplay.

The sacrament will cover the parishes of Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Egypt; St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, Stiles; and St. Peter, Coplay.

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Coplay Borough Council meets 7 p.m. Feb. 12 in council chambers at the municipal building, 98 S. Fourth St.

The borough is accepting applications...