Salisbury Press

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

SALISBURY POLICE

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

A woman reported leaving a purse on top of the car at the South Mall, 3300 Lehigh St., 12:30 p.m. Sept. 5. The woman drove away, realized she left the purse and returned to find it missing.

A resident in the 900 block of Flexer Avenue reported receiving a call 10:43 a.m. Sept. 5 from a software technician with an Indian accent who said the resident needed to give them access to the computer. The charge was $300 and then additional gift cards for a total of $5,200. The resident then...

NATIONAL NEWSPAPER WEEK

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Opinion

Newspapers have been the foundation of real news for over 300 years. While the delivery of the product has transitioned from black ink on newsprint, to the Internet, to smartphone applications and social media outlets, no other industry is as firmly rooted in the foundation of our nation, or our communities, as the free press.

Newspapers in Pennsylvania play a vital role in your everyday life.

Interested in what is going on at city hall, school board and township meetings, or...

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Local News

Oct. 10

St. Luke’s Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery’s third annual Breast Reconstruction Awareness event 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Homewood Suites in Center Valley. The event is focused on providing a fun evening for breast cancer survivors and also on educating them about their options following a mastectomy and/or lumpectomy. Proceeds will support the St. Luke’s Breast Cancer Compassion Fund, established to provide charitable support for programs and services that help St. Luke’s...

NEW TRIPOLI BANK

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by STEPHEN ALTHOUSE in Local News

The “golden years” aren’t always golden for some senior citizens who become victims of elder abuse.

Government officials attended a “Scam and Fraud Prevention” seminar held Sept. 25 at New Tripoli Bank, 4892 Buckeye Road, Emmaus, to inform seniors about common scams and what they can do to avoid them.

Megan Wieand, an executive aide in the Lehigh County District Attorney’s office, told seniors elder abuse encompasses “all types of abuse, whether that is physical, financial,...