Salisbury Press

Saturday, September 23, 2017

8 DAYS A WEEK Your look ahead at Valley Arts

Friday, September 22, 2017 by The Press in Focus

Power Pop:Pop star and actor Rick Springfield, above, is in concert at 8 p.m. Sept. 21, Penn’s Peak Jim Thorpe. The creator of some of the finest power-pop of the 1980s, a Grammy-winning singer, songwriter, and musician who has sold 25 million albums and scored 17 United States Top 40 hits, including “Jessie’s Girl,” “Don’t Talk to Strangers,” “An Affair of the Heart,” “I’ve Done Everything for You,” “Love Somebody,” and “Human Touch.” He most recently starred opposite Meryl Streep in the feature film, “Ricki and the Flash,” gave a chameleonic performance as the creepy Dr.

Northampton County senior menus

Friday, September 22, 2017 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-559-3245 for locations.

Wednesday, Sept. 20: Breaded pork chop, cabbage and bow ties, pickled beets, wheat bread w/ margarine, chilled apricots.

Thursday, Sept. 21: Baked lasagna, seasoned roasted cauliflower, Caesar salad, Italian bread w/ margarine, sliced pears.

Friday, Sept. 22: Cranberry juice, smoked turkey-salami and provolone on roll /mustard, carrot raisin salad, peanut butter cookie.

Monday, Sept. 25: Calves’ liver w/gravy, red potatoes, roasted Brussels sprouts, wheat bread w/ margarine, ambrosia.

Lehigh County senior menus

Friday, September 22, 2017 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-782-3254 for locations.

Wednesday, Sept. 20: Chicken with gravy, roasted potatoes, vegetable, mini muffin.

Thursday, Sept. 21: Meatloaf, mashed potato, broccoli, banana.

Friday, Sept. 22: Meatball sub w/ tomato sauce, wax beans, warm peach crisp.

Monday, Sept. 25: Veal patty w/gravy, pasta, mixed vegetable, fresh fruit.

Tuesday, Sept. 26: Smoked sausage, pasta, carrots, pineapple.

Wednesday, Sept. 27: Salisbury steak, whipped potatoes, Brussels sprouts, cookie.

‘Poconos’ author;‘Museum Day’

Friday, September 22, 2017 by The Press in Focus


Dr. Lawrence Squeri, author of “Better in the Poconos: The Story of Pennsylvania’s Vacation Land,” presents a lecture and book-signing, 1 p.m. Sept. 23, Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum, 432 W. Walnut St., Allentown.

Vacationing in the Poconos dates to 1829 when the first tourist hotel was built, according to Squeri, Professor Emeritus of history at East Stroudsburg University. His book will be available for purchase, and he will sign copies.

Wendy S. Undercuffler

Thursday, September 21, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

Wendy S. Undercuffler, 48, of Salisbury Township, died Sept. 15, 2017, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. She and her companion, Bruce M. Weaver, shared four wonderful years together. She was the former wife of Jack H. Undercuffler, with whom she raised three beautiful children. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of Trudy (Oberdoester) Chartrand and stepdaughter of C. Richard Chartrand, of Salisbury Township.

She was a 1987 graduate of Dieruff High School, Allentown and attended Kutztown University.


Thursday, September 21, 2017 by The Press in Local News

Sept. 20

The East Penn and Western Lehigh Chambers will host “What is Sustainable Building Envelope Technology?” with a tour of ATAS International, Inc., 6612 Snowdrift Road, Allentown. Registration and buffet lunch will be 11:30 a.m. to noon. Program and tour begins noon. Register at There is a cost to attend.

Emmaus Historical Society program “Stories About The 1803 House” 7 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church Parish Hall, Fifth and Chestnut streets. Ordered soup can be picked up beginning 4 p.m.

Sept. 21

Richard D. Roth

Thursday, September 21, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Allentown

Richard D. Roth, 91, of Allentown, formerly of Center Valley and Hellertown, died Sept. 5, 2017, at Phoebe-Allentown. He was the husband of the late Catherine M. (Sourwine), who died in 2004. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Edwin C. and Violet B. (Diehl).

He was a veteran who served in World War II as a member of the U.S. Naval Submarine Service.

He was a salesman for P.W. Sales, Center Valley.

He was a member of the Masonic Lodge 469, Coopersburg.

He was a member of the Coopersburg and Upper Saucon Fire Companies.