Police responded to ManorCare Health Services, 1265 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., April 6 to investigate an alleged incident of sexual assault, according to Salisbury police.
A resident of the 1700 block of Elinor Street contacted police April 7 to report a purchase of a motorcycle on eBay using $1,400 in eBay gift cards as payment, however, the motorcycle was not received, according to Salisbury police.
A resident of the 1700 block of South Albert Street contacted police April 8 to report the theft of a package containing shoes valued at $297, according to Salisbury Police.
Gov. Tom Wolf signed Senate Bill 422 March 27, postponing the primary election to June 2 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
As we approach the June 2 primary election, the East Penn Press and Salisbury Press, in the interest of fairness, has halted publication of columns by local government officials and letters to the editor submitted by those running for office or regarding those running for office.
The last week for publication of columns by local government officials running for office was the April 29 edition.
The nursing homes across the commonwealth are licensed and under the jurisdiction of the Pennsylvania Department of Health. Tragically, we are seeing a high rate of COVID-19 cases and deaths in these facilities. Unfortunately, this is not surprising – senior care facilities serve many elderly residents who have underlying health conditions.
UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON
Emily Lundeen, of Allentown, is among students recently inducted into Psi Chi, the national honor society in psychology.
LOCK HAVEN UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
Lauryn Solt, of Allentown, is among students recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.
Due to the evolving and fluid situation surrounding COVID-19 and its impact, associations, clubs, committees, volunteer groups and other organizations are canceling events, meetings and other potential gatherings.
The Woman’s Club of Emmaus has canceled the May 18 celebration of the Girls of the Month. In addition, all club meetings are canceled until fall 2020.
Upper Milford Western District Fire Company No. 1 has canceled its chicken barbecue scheduled for June 27. If it is rescheduled, it will be announced in the community calendar in The Press.
Kirin Uzar, of Alburtis and Victoria Carsia, of Allentown, are among students recently initiated in The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.
UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON
Sarah Scalici, of Allentown and Nicholas Lynch, of Macungie, are among students recently inducted to Sigma Theta Tau, the international honor society of nursing.