Salisbury Press

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PPL rebuilding key power line to prevent outages

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

In a direct response to the widespread, prolonged power outages following Hurricane Sandy and other major storms, PPL Electric Utilities will rebuild a key power line that serves tens of thousands of homes and businesses in Northampton, Lehigh and Bucks counties.

The project will make this power line much less likely to be knocked out by storm damage such as tree strikes, lightning and high winds.

FF&F

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Kitten Kaper April 13

Forgotten Felines and Fido's animal shelter, Germansville, will be holding a Kitten Kaper 1:30-4 p.m. April 13 at 9645 Hamilton Blvd., Breinigsville.

Adopt a kitten, cat or foster one.

For more information or to make reservations contact Wanda or Stephanie at 610-841-1736.

For information on the low cost neuter and spay program, call the shelter at 610-760-9009.

SALIS. TWP

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Bus trip scheduled for June 9

Salisbury Township is running a bus trip to Atlantic City, N.J. Sunday, June 9. The ticket price includes transportation, a one hour Back Bay Cruise, followed by a lunch buffet at the Resorts Casino where you will also get a coin package for slot play. Shopping and the enjoyment of the Atlantic City Boardwalk is on your own. The non-refundable ticket price is payable by cash, check or money order and payment is due at the time of registration. Register at the Salisbury Township Municipal Building, 2900 S. Pike Avenue, Allentown, 18103 by May 9.

AAA

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Training workshop for young drivers

AAA East Central, East Penn Region, is holding a free workshop, "Dare to Prepare," for parents and their pre-permit teens 6 to 7:30 p.m. April 11 at AAA East Central, East Penn Region, 2072 Downyflake Lane, Allentown.

Since crashes are the leading cause of death for teen drivers, AAA developed a program to help reduce teen crashes and also to help families prepare for the "learning-to-drive" process.

SALIS. TWP.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Branch collection scheduled

The Spring 2013 curbside branch collection program is scheduled to take place April 15 through 19. Residents should place the branches at the curb after 6 p.m. Sunday. Branches may be no longer than 5 feet long and 5 inches in diameter. Branches should be bundled and tied with twine. Open containers (no lids) can be used for small branches.

LCCC

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Fitness course offered for kids

Lehigh Carbon Community College, 4500 Education Park Drive, Schnecksville, is offering "Running for Life" for youngsters ages 8-12 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. April 10 through May 29 at LCCC's main campus.

Students will learn good nutrition and track their exercise and healthy snacking in a journal.

Kids are asked to wear comfortable clothes, sneakers, and to bring a water bottle.

There is a materials fee for the journal, along with a course fee.

To register or for more information, call 610-799-1197 or email ncregistrar@mymail.lccc.edu.

SALIS. TWP.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Branch collection scheduled

The Spring 2013 curbside branch collection program is scheduled to take place April 15 through 19. Residents should place the branches at the curb after 6 p.m. Sunday. Branches may be no longer than 5 feet long and 5 inches in diameter. Branches should be bundled and tied with twine. Open containers (no lids) can be used for small branches.

SALIS. TWP

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Bus trip scheduled for June 9

Salisbury Township is running a bus trip to Atlantic City, N.J. Sunday, June 9. The ticket price includes transportation, a one hour Back Bay Cruise, followed by a lunch buffet at the Resorts Casino where you will also get a coin package for slot play. Shopping and the enjoyment of the Atlantic City Boardwalk is on your own. The non-refundable ticket price is payable by cash, check or money order and payment is due at the time of registration. Register at the Salisbury Township Municipal Building, 2900 S. Pike Avenue, Allentown, 18103 by May 9.

Ham radio

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Meeting set for April 4

Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will meet 7:30 p.m. April 4 in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem.

Program will be "Valuing and Insuring Your Radio Equipment" by Blair/K3YD.

Members and the public are welcome to attend.

For more information, go to dlarc.org or email KE3AW@ARRL.NET or call 610-432-8286.