Salisbury Press

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by The Press in Opinion

AMERICA ON WHEELS, Allentown, is looking for volunteers to assist in the museum's gift shop to help customers with merchandise and take admissions from visitors. Contact Amy Gunshannon at 610-432-4200, ext. 14 or agunshannon@ americaonwheels.org.

CAMELOT FOR CHILDREN, Emmaus, has monthly activities Friday evenings and Sunday afternoons for teens and children and needs volunteers to help. Contact Cassies Kemmere at 610-791-5683 or cassiek...

SALISBURY POLICE

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Lincoln Avenue between S. Cedar Crest Boulevard and Lindberg Avenue will be closed for roadway construction through mid-November. The road closed Oct. 8.

According to the Salisbury Police Department, the contractor will attempt to maintain westbound traffic during the project.

Eastbound traffic will be detoured along Americus Avenue to Lindberg Avenue. Traffic will be open to the Bible Fellowship Church during the project.

The project will cause congestion during high...

COMMUNITY EVENTS

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Oct. 10

The Lower Macungie Garden Club will host a field trip to Point Phillip Perennials, Danielsville. For more information, contact Janet at 610-336-0376.

Huff's Church Youth Group is now accepting orders for homemade apple dumplings. Place orders by Oct. 27. Pickup is scheduled noon to 3 p.m. Nov. 3. To order, call Minerva at 215-679-2668.

The Verizon Telecom Pioneers will hold their monthly meeting and lunch 11:30 a.m. at Old Country Buffet, Whitehall. Please bring...

Renew LV

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Renew Lehigh Valley will hold a series of public meetings to engage the residents of the Lehigh Valley in a regional planning project called Envision Lehigh Valley. The public meetings will garner residents' views and input on the overall quality of life in their neighborhood and the greater Lehigh Valley and engage the residents of the Lehigh Valley in an integral planning process for the future of the community.

According to the latest U.S. Census data, the Lehigh Valley is...

Another View

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by The Press in Opinion

This past Thursday, I turned on the car radio in time to catch a news broadcast about a house fire in Salisbury Township.

Volunteer firefighters from Eastern Salisbury, Western Salisbury, Fountain Hill, Se-Wy-Co and Emmaus fire departments were called out from the warmth of their homes to fight a 2 a.m. fire in the 1400 block of Lehigh Avenue.

Over the years of their volunteer service, firefighters have missed many family meals and important events because they needed to fight...

SALISBURY POLICE

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Chief Allen Stiles has announced he is working with the Salisbury School District to ensure this year's trick or treat event scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 26 is a fun and safe one.

Stiles said key intersections will be manned by the police department to facilitate crossing of ghosts and other creatures. He asked residents to observe some of the common sense rules for this event, including:

Make sure your child's clothing is flame retardant. Review the stop-drop-roll exercise...

Renew LV

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Renew Lehigh Valley will hold a series of public meetings to engage the residents of the Lehigh Valley in a regional planning project called Envision Lehigh Valley. The public meetings will garner residents' views and input on the overall quality of life in their neighborhood and the greater Lehigh Valley and engage the residents of the Lehigh Valley in an integral planning process for the future of the community.

According to the latest U.S. Census data, the Lehigh Valley is...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by The Press in Opinion

To the Editor:

As a recent high school graduate, I'm told to prepare for my future: study hard, find an internship, make connections and pursue your dreams. This isn't always easy, especially in a world where so many look out for only themselves. I've been fortunate, however, to meet Ryan Mackenzie.

We hear about Ryan's work to reform government and help constituents, but these only begin to show the kind of person we have as our state representative.

Ryan is a breath of...