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Tuesday, July 3, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Local News

Food truck Thursdays are at the South Mall

How many of you have been to Food Truck Thursdays at the South Mall? I have and it’s yummy!

A variety of food trucks converge on the South Mall parking lot 4 to 8 p.m. every Thursday through September. It isn’t the same trucks every week, but according to the South Mall website, there could be Grumpy’s Bar-B-Que, Take a Taco, Cone Appetit, Cactus Blue Mexican Restaurant, Bananarama Food Truck and more. Don’t feel like cooking on a hot summer night? Go to the mall!

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Thursday, June 21, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Pages and Pizza at SHS June 27

Do you have a Salisbury High School student who loves to read and loves pizza?

SHS is holding Pages and Pizza 5 to 7 p.m. June 27 in the high school library. Any student entering grades nine to 12 this fall can come in and check out some books for summer reading while enjoying a slice of pizza. Books will be due back to school in September. Registration is recommended by contacting the high school librarian at rburns@salisburysd.org.

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Thursday, June 7, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

It’s here – the last day of school! No more lunches to pack, no more dragging kids out of bed at 6 a.m. and flagging down the bus driver as my son puts on his shoes. No more asking “Do you have homework?” “Is your homework finished?” Oh wait, this is about the kids, right?

June 11 is an early dismissal. Salisbury High School and Salisbury Middle School will dismiss 12:15 p.m. and Harry S Truman and Western Salisbury elementary schools will dismiss 1 p.m.

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Commencement ceremonies to be held June 5 at Allentown Symphony Hall

The end of the school year is fast approaching, and with it comes….graduation!

Congratulations Salisbury class of 2018! Commencement ceremonies will be held 6 p.m. June 5 at Allentown Symphony Hall. Admission is by ticket only.

Western Salisbury Elementary School PTA will hold a restaurant night at the 1760 House May 24.

All township schools are closed May 25 and 28 for a teacher professional development day and in observance of Memorial Day.

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Thursday, May 10, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Western Salisbury Elementary invites community to Leadership Day

Western Salisbury Elementary School would like to invite Salisbury residents to Leadership Day.

All parents, guardians, friends and members of the Salisbury community are invited to school 9:30 to 11 a.m. May 24 to see how the Leader In Me program is turning students into future leaders. Check-in starts 9 a.m. RSVP via a sign-up Genius link on the WSE website.

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Thursday, April 12, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Changes in school calendar announced

Salisbury Township School District has used six weather emergency days this year according to Superintendent Dr. Randy Ziegenfuss.

The following changes have been made to the school calendar: June 7 and 8 will be full days for all students. June 11 will be an early dismissal for all students with a 12:15 p.m. dismissal for Salisbury Middle School and Salisbury High School and a 1 p.m. dismissal for Harry S Truman Elementary School and Western Salisbury Elementary School.

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Thursday, March 29, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Local News

Youth fishing event March 31 at Laubach Park

Salisbury Township will hold a youth fishing event 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. March 31. Children 15 and under can fish at the Laubach Park pond. A parent or guardian must be with the child at all times and there is a five fish limit per child. Sounds like a good time.

March 29 is a snow make-up day. Salisbury High School and Salisbury Middle School will dismiss 12:15 p.m. while Harry S Truman Elementary School and Western Salisbury Elementary School dismiss 1 p.m. Schools will be closed for the Easter break March 30 and April 2. Additionally, school will be in session June 7 and 8.

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Thursday, March 15, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Egg hunt March 24 at Lindberg Park

The annual Salisbury Township Easter Egg Hunt is scheduled 10 a.m. March 24 at Lindberg Park, weather permitting. This event is open to Salisbury residents ages three to 10. A registration form can be found at https://www.salisburytownshippa.org/township-news/2018-easter-egg-hunt. The form needs to be filled out and turned in to the Salisbury Township municipal building, 2900 S. Pike Ave., by March 21. The egg hunt is run solely by the township, not Salisbury Township School District.

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Enjoy dinner while helping baseball booster club

Happy Valentine’s Day! What are you doing with your sweetie?

The Salisbury High School baseball booster club is holding a restaurant fundraiser. If you eat at the Texas Roadhouse in Trexlertown between noon and 4 p.m. Feb. 25 or 4 and 10 p.m. Feb. 26, the baseball booster club can receive 10 percent of your check total. All you have to do is print out a flier and present it to your server. Contact Monica Deeb for the flier at mdeeb@salisburysd.org.

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Thursday, February 1, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

SHS yearbook staff archives yearbooks 1969 through 2015

Did you, your spouse or parent graduate from Salisbury High School? The Salisbury High School yearbook staff archived past yearbooks from 1969 through 2015. If you would like to peruse through some high school memories, go to the SHS website and click on the “Community” tab, then “Yearbook Archive.” The years are listed at the top of the page. My husband graduated from Salisbury and it was a real treat to look back at his high school pictures.