Western Salisbury firefighter Nicholas Fisher recently completed a long, circuitous path to earn his national certification to become a physician assistant. And, at age 27, Fisher says he’s in exactly the right place in his life.
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.
Upper Milford Historical Society’s annual covered dish picnic 6 p.m. at the Upper Milford Township Building, Old Zionsville. There is no formal meeting. For more information, call 610-966-4376.
Music by “New Passages” Randy and Margaret Ritter 2-4 p.m. at the Lower Macungie Township Pool.
Jaindl Properties LLC will lease the first floor of the Hamilton Financial Center building, 640 Hamilton St., Allentown. Lehigh County Commissioners gave first reading approval for the lease deal at its July 10 meeting.
The vote was passed 8–0; Commissioner Brad Osborne was absent from the meeting.
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.
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.
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.