Salisbury Press

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

School closure extended

Thursday, March 26, 2020 by The Press in Local News


The Pennsylvania Department of Education announced March 23 all schools in the commonwealth will remain closed through at least April 6 as a result of the COVID-19 response efforts, according to Senate Appropriations Chairman state Sen. Pat Browne, R-16th.

The closure order could be extended beyond April 6 if necessary to save lives and stop the spread of COVID-19, according to PDE.


Thursday, March 26, 2020 by The Press in Local News

March 28

Free shredder event 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Quakertown Farmers Market, 201 Station Road, Quakertown, with Richter Mobile. Papers should be boxed or bagged and the limit is two large bags or boxes per person. Call 215-536-4115 for more information.

April 4

“Seussical the Musical Jr.” 6:30 p.m. at St. Ann School, Emmaus, in the school gymnasiium. Also 1 p.m. April 5. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the school.

April 11

Delphine J. Lisi

Thursday, March 26, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Delphine J. Lisi, 81, formerly of Emmaus, died March 14, 2020, in The Willow, Macungie. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Michael J. and Mary (Bednar) Lisi.

She worked for 42 years as a secretary for UGI.

She was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church, Emmaus.

She is survived by many nieces and nephews.

Services are private at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements were made by the Schantz Funeral Home, P.C., Emmaus.