Salisbury Press

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Salisbury police

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in Local News

Attempted theft from vehicle

A 20-year-old man, of Salisbury, has been charged with attempted theft from motor vehicle and loitering and prowling at night after being seen on security cameras trying door handles on vehicles in the 1000 block of Louise Lane 12:42 a.m. Dec. 27, 2018. The same man was charged with breaking into Hope UCC Church 1:53 a.m. Dec. 27, 2018 and was charged with burglary, criminal trespass and criminal mischief.

Julia M. Moroz

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Julia M. (Kuhar) Moroz, 93, formerly of Emmaus, died Jan. 3, 2019, at Luther Crest, Allentown where she had been residing. She was the wife of the late Eugene Moroz. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Julia (Fisher) and Alexander Kuhar.

She was a longtime member of Brookside Country Club, Macungie and enjoyed bowling and golfing with her husband and friends. She was an avid bridge player and enjoyed traveling abroad. She and her husband enjoyed being snow birds in Florida for many years.

She was a member of Emmaus Moravian Church.

David Thomas Jones Jr.

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Lower Macungie Township

David Thomas Jones Jr., 57, of Lower Macungie Township, died Jan. 2, 2019, in his residence. Born in Allentown, he was the son of Darlene R. (Stuber) and David Thomas Jones Sr., of Lower Macungie Township.

He was a graduate of William Allen High School. He worked in shipping and receiving at Bridesburg Foundry, Whitehall, for over 15 years before retiring.

He served as shop steward for many years.

He is survived by his parents; son, Daniel D., of Lower Macungie Township; brother, Douglas T. and his wife Nancy, of Wescosville.

M. Minerva Fries

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

M. Minerva Fries, 100, of Emmaus, died Dec. 28, 2018, in The Lutheran Home at Topton. She was the wife of the late Joseph Schwartz and Alfred Fries. Born in Upper Milford Township, she was the daughter of the late Edwin and Minnie (Nuss) Wagner.

She worked at the Emmaus Pajama Factory and as an assembler for Allen Organ Company for 20 years, retiring in 1984.

She was the oldest member of Jerusalem Western Salisbury Church and a member of the Emmaus Historical Society and life member of Citizens Fire Co. #2.


Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Christmas holiday enforcement results announced


Pennsylvania State Police troopers arrested 330 people for driving under the influence during the four-day Christmas holiday spanning Dec. 22 through 25, 2018.

The total represents an increase from the 243 DUI arrests made during the 2017 Christmas holiday driving period, which spanned three days.

State police investigated 622 crashes over the holiday weekend, including 54 collisions involving alcohol. Six people were killed in five fatal crashes investigated by state police.

Accepting race

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

pediatric cancer

Registration is now open for the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of Lehigh Valley’s Ready, Set, Gold 8K Run/5K Walk to be held April 13 at the Ironton Rail Trail, Coplay.

Run begins 8:30 a.m. The 5K Walk will begin 9 a.m. Registration and packet pickup begin 7 a.m.

Come early and check out the merchandise table and the raffle.

Visit with various characters and listen to music before the event.

Cookbook now available

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs


Allentown Public Library is offering an appetizing cookbook called “What’s Cooking at the Library: 100 Years of Good Taste.”

The centennial cookbook is priced to sell.

The spiral-bound book contains 344 recipes contributed by more than 30 library employees and families.

There also is an eclectic mix of handed-down family recipes, modern dishes and tried-and-true favorites, including German potato salad, chicken divan, pork barbecue and Moravian sugar cake.

All proceeds benefit the library.

Classes being

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs


Want to become a beekeeper? Join experienced beekeepers of the Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association for their eighth annual Intro to Beekeeping classes 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13, 27 and March 13 and 27 at Lehigh Carbon Community College, 4525 Education Park Dr., Schnecksville.

The price includes all classes, book, course materials, refreshments, access to experienced beekeepers and a field trip to the club apiary.

The classes are family friendly for all ages.

For more information call 610-737-7676 or visit