Salisbury Press

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Lehigh County honors older adults

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by SAMANTHA ANDERSON in Local News

The Lehigh County Office of Aging and Adult Services recently honored older adults who have displayed generosity to improve and enhance the lives of those around them.

The 18th annual Tribute to Unsung Heroes was held May 16 at the Zentz Building at Fellowship Community, Whitehall.

Lehigh County Executive Phillips Armstrong opened the celebration by sharing a personal story demonstrating that age cannot stop a willing attitude. He emphasized age does not need to prevent you from living your life and being active in the community.

Visiting Whoville and Jungle of Nool

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 by SAMANTHA ANDERSON in Local News

CAST brings ‘Seussical’ to the stage

Catasauqua Area Showcase Theatre is bringing some of Dr. Seuss’ most-loved characters to life with “Seussical.” The show runs 7 p.m. April 27 and 28 and 2 p.m. April 29 at Catasauqua High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton.

CAST has been producing musicals in the community since 1993 under the direction of Bill Nothstein. The organization wanted to allow children, adults and families the opportunity to perform together. The only prerequisite to joining the group is to have a passion for performing, according to Bethany Nothstein, production assistant for “Seussical.”

Dougherty, Chaudhary seek District 2 seat on county board

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 by SAMANTHA ANDERSON in Local News

Two candidates are seeking one spot as a Lehigh County commissioner in District 2, which includes the townships of South Whitehall and Upper and Lower Macungie and the Borough of Alburtis.

The Press asked the candidates the following question: As a Lehigh County Commissioner, how could you help the senior citizens of the Lehigh Valley?

Their responses follow.

SHOAIB CHAUDHARY (D)