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Thursday, May 24, 2018 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

The Salisbury Township School District board of directors met May 9 at Salisbury High School for its monthly meeting with several recognitions on the agenda.

SHS Assistant Principal Brian Muschlitz presented awards to three individuals who created posters “encouraging students to notify faculty and staff when they notice concerning or suspicious behavior, both in and outside of school,” according to the district website. This year’s theme was “Notice something? Tell someone. We’re...

Former U.S. Congressman Charlie Dent joins CNN

Thursday, May 24, 2018 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

Former U.S. Congressman Charlie Dent has joined CNN as a political commentator.

His first appearance as a CNN political commentator was on Erin Burnett OutFront May 21.

Dent emailed The Press May 22 stating he is not a CNN employee but his arrangement with CNN is exclusive.

He also stated he will continue to reside in Allentown.

In September 2017, Dent announced he would not seek an eighth term in the U.S. House of Representatives representing the then 15th...


Thursday, May 24, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

A 35-year-old female, of Charlotte, N.C., faces drug possession charges after a traffic stop along Interstate 78 at mile marker 55.3, Salisbury Township, 11:25 p.m. May 16. According to Pennsylvania State Police, the woman was in possession of 30 grams of marijuana.

Another View

Thursday, May 24, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

Many Americans will celebrate Memorial Day with a picnic or barbecue.

However, Memorial Day, is not just a day to take time off from work, it is a day for Americans to honor fallen service men and women.

Those who serve make the ultimate commitment to serve their country during disaster and war. Because of these individuals serving in the U.S. Air Force, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard and state National Guard units, we have our freedom.

This Memorial Day weekend, several...


Thursday, May 24, 2018 by The Press in Local News

Federal Race – United States Senator – Six year term

Democrat Bob Casey Jr. – 19,240 votes

Republican Lou Barletta – 12,087 votes

Republican Jim Christiana – 3,696 votes

Federal Race – U.S. Representative – 7th District – Two year term

Democrat Susan Wild – 8,755 votes

Democrat Greg Edwards – 5,721 votes

Democrat John Morganelli – 4,896 votes

Democrat Rick Daugherty – 1,209 votes

Democrat Roger Ruggles – 471 votes