Salisbury Press

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Is the Western Salisbury Fire Department a fire or a medical unit?

Thursday, August 1, 2019 by JIM MARSH in Local News

Sometimes things get a little blurry when looking at the roster of the Western Salisbury Fire Department.

Some see a medical unit that also fights fires – while some see a fire unit that also runs medical calls.

On the roster are the chief’s designation as an emergency medical responder, 10 emergency medical technicians and two professional paramedics.

Interstate 78 crash near Summit Lawn brings out heavy rescue response

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 by JIM MARSH in Local News

A semi-trailer that veered off the highway along Interstate 78 shortly after 10 a.m. July 8, just west of the Summit Lawn entrance, ended up precariously perched on a slope next to the roadway, resulting in a small army of rescue workers responding to stabilize the shifting vehicle to extricate the injured driver.


Wednesday, July 24, 2019 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Local News

Final payments approved for Lindberg Park upgrade

With the expected final payments for work approved, a ribbon-cutting to commemorate the conclusion of improvements to Lindberg Park is planned.

The date for the probable ribbon-cutting ceremony has not been announced.

“All the work is completed, but we’re going back and doing a final list to tie up some things,” Salisbury Township Manager Cathy Bonaskiewich told commissioners before the vote at the July 11 meeting.

After the meeting, Bonaskiewich told a reporter for The Press the time and date of the ribbon-cutting ceremony is to be announced.

Residents come together to celebrate community

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

Hundreds of parents, grandparents, kids and teenagers enjoyed the activities at the first annual Salisbury Township Community Day held July 16 at the Salisbury Township Middle School campus. The gathering is the successor to the National Night Out gatherings held in previous years hosted by the Salisbury Township Police Department.