Minsi Trails Boy Scouts and volunteers will be collecting nonperishable food Nov. 10 for the 26th annual Scouting for Food community food drive.
In addition to the door to door pickups, there will be dropoff areas at area Walmarts, Wegmans, Lafayette Ambassador and Team Capital branch banks, United Way of the L.V., Minsi Trails Council, Ray Price Dealerships and Bennet Toyota. For information, visit www.scouting4food.com or call 610-264-8551.
Chief of Police Allen Stiles provided a post Hurricane Sandy report noting the township's response to the storm and the many efforts of township personnel.
"Beginning 7 a.m. Oct. 29, the Salisbury Township Police Department initiated an emergency operation condition and deployed additional patrol units and supervisory personnel. Throughout the day, administrative staff fielded calls from the public with requests for storm related information along with their normal call volume.
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Prospective students and their parents attend the recent Central Catholic High School open house.
Kathleen M. Schenk, 62, of Upper Milford Township, died October 30, 2012, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late William Bailey and Eleanor (Peifer) Nonnemacher.
She was a member of Locust Valley Chapel, Coopersburg.
She was employed by Air Products in Trexlertown, for more than 20 years.
Tammy Kerosetz, 48, of Macungie, died October 30, 2012. She was the wife of Frank Kerosetz. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of Timothy and Sharon (Ayers) Lentz.
She was a food service manager at Dorney Park and was a member of Emmanuel U.M.C.
She is survived by her husband; parents; two sisters; four children; one grandson.
Contributions may be made to the funeral home, 1335 Linden St., Allentown, 18102.
Arrangements were made by the Stephens Funeral Home Inc., Allentown.
As holiday schedules get busy in the coming days and weeks, The Press and Blue Ridge Communications are asking the public to not forget those who have given so much.
Now in its third year of giving, we invite our readers to share in adding some of the warmth of the yuletide season with Keystone Soldiers and its Stockings for Soldiers program, by sending much needed and requested food and hygiene items and Christmas cards to our men and women spending Christmas away from home and stationed in such countries as Iraq, Afghanistan and Kuwait.
Jorge O. Santiago, 34, of Wescosville died October 28, 2012, in Reading Hospital.
Arrangements were made by the Irwin M. Judd Funeral Home, Allentown.
Frank Beck, 89, of Emmaus, died October 30, 2012, in Manor Care, Allentown. Born in Emmaus, he was the son of the late Paul and Anna (Molnar) Beck.
He was the co-owner of Beck Brothers, a farm and light industrial equipment business in Emmaus, retiring in 1989.
He was a member of the Gablesville Athletic Association, member of the Vera Cruz Fire Co. and the Upper Milford Western District Fire Co., was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved to travel.
The Salisbury Township Board of Commissioners regular meetings have been rescheduled for November.
The first and second meetings will instead be held Thursday, Nov. 15 and Thursday, Nov. 29.
The regular meetings are open to the public and begin 7 p.m. in the Salisbury Township Municipal Building, 2900 South Pike Avenue, Allentown.