Salisbury Press

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Thursday, April 18, 2019 by SARAH TAKACS in Columns

Students will enjoy spring break April 18-22

All Salisbury Township schools will be closed for spring break April 18 through 22. Schools will reopen April 23.

The Harry S Truman PTO will host a fundraising event at Queen City BBQ, 27 N. Seventh St., Allentown, 4-8 p.m. April 18.

Make sure you mention you are supporting the HST PTO and the school will receive a portion of your purchase as a donation. It’s also half-price wing night.

The next HST T-shirt day will be April 25. Don’t forget your green shirt.


Thursday, April 11, 2019 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Students will take spring break April 18-22

Finally some warm weather!!

Salisbury Middle School students will take the English/Language Arts portion of the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment testing April 15 through 17. Western Salisbury Elementary School students will take the test April 24 through 26. Make sure your students in third through eighth grades get a good night’s sleep and a hearty breakfast.

The Salisbury Baseball Booster Club will hold a car wash fundraiser noon to 3 p.m. April 14. Come out to Big Woody’s, 1841 S. Fourth St, Allentown and support the cause.


Thursday, April 11, 2019 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

Donations needed for holiday baskets

Get Involved, Value Everyone, Salisbury High School’s newest club, focuses on giving back to the community. Club members are running an Easter basket drive this spring for New Bethany Ministries.

To accomplish their goal of filling 50 or more Easter baskets, they are asking for donations from the Salisbury community.

Organizers are asking for baskets, fake grass, candy, gift cards to Target or Walmart and small toys for ages 18 months to 17 years old. All donations are greatly appreciated and due at Salisbury High School by April 12.


Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by SARAH TAKACS in Columns

HST to host candy bingo April 5

The annual Harry S Truman Elementary School PTO candy bingo will be held 6:30-8 p.m. April 5 in the school cafeteria. Doors open 6:15 p.m. There is no admission for this event; however, donations are accepted and appreciated. Every donation to the PTO gets your name into a raffle. Food is also available for purchase. Come out and enjoy time with friends and family and try your luck at winning some candy.


Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by MICHAEL FLECK in Columns

‘The Drowsy Chaperone’ opens April 4

The Allentown Central Catholic High School Science Olympiad Team placed fourth out of 30 teams in the Science Olympiad Regional Competition at Kutztown University March 14, qualifying for the state competition at Juniata College April 27. The team won 10 medals for their strong performance.


Thursday, March 28, 2019 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Township egg hunt April 13

The Salisbury Recreation Advisory Committee is sponsoring the Salisbury Township egg hunt 10 a.m. April 13 at Franko Park. This hunt is open for township children ages three to 10, but you must register by April 10. The registration form is located at under the heading 2019 Easter Egg Hunt and must be returned to the Salisbury Township Municipal Building.


Thursday, March 21, 2019 by SARAH TAKACS in Columns

HST Elementary School spring concert March 21

Harry S Truman Elementary School will hold its annual spring concert 9:30 a.m. March 21. This concert features the kindergarten through second grade classes and is always a great performance.

There will be a curriculum and technology meeting 7 p.m. March 25 at Western Salisbury Elementary School.

The next HST T-shirt day will be March 28. Remember to wear you Falcon proud shirt!