Salisbury Press

Sunday, February 25, 2018

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Yohen Miranda, 35, of Hagerstown, Md. and Terrell Christopher Godbold, 22, of New York City, N.Y., each face a charge of alleged possession with intent to manufacture or deliver and other related charges after a traffic stop along Interstate 78 west at mile marker 56.1, Salisbury Township, 7:48 a.m. Dec. 31, 2017. Upon making contact with the operators of the vehicle a strong odor of marijuana was detected emanating from inside the vehicle, according to police. A search of the vehicle was...

BRIEFLY

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

WESTERN

SALISBURY

ELEMENTARY

Western Salisbury Elementary School will hold registration for students enrolling in kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year 9:30 a.m. Feb. 21.

Registration will be held at the school, 3201 Devonshire Road.

Students must be five years of age before Sept. 1 to enroll. Bring a copy of the child’s current immunizations, birth certificate and two proofs of Salisbury residency.

For more information, visit the school website...

Volunteer opportunities

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

ALLENTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT FOUNDATION – Allentown School District Health Service is looking for RNs and/or LPNs to volunteer for their screening team. All school districts in Pennsylvania are mandated to perform screenings on their students from kindergarten to 12th grade every school year. Screenings consist of height, weight, vision, hearing and scoliosis. Call Dr. Kim Brannan at 484-765-4059 or email brannank@allentownsd.org.

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Former Salisbury resident celebrates 100 years

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by CONTRIBUTED ARTICLE in Local News

Mary Elizabeth Thiel celebrated her 100th birthday recently with her family.

Mary Thiel was born Nov. 18, 1917 on Vine Street in Bethlehem to parents Thomas Eddinger and Irene Paul. She was the eldest of four, including siblings Doris, Sara and Alvin.

Mary Thiel graduated from Liberty High School and went on to St. Luke’s School of Nursing, where she graduated in 1941. She married Paul Thiel and together they had two children – Margaret “Peggy” and Thomas “Tommy.” As a family,...

LEHIGH COUNTY DA

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by CONTRIBUTED ARTICLE in Police Log

District Attorney Jim Martin announced Jan. 5 that a Salisbury High School student has been charged in relation to threats he allegedly posted on Snapchat.

Oliver Stewart, 18, of the 1700 block of Piccadilly Circle, Salisbury Township, has been charged by a complaint filed in the office of Magisterial District Judge Michael J. Pochron with one count each of terroristic threats, a misdemeanor of the first degree and harassment, a summary offense.

A warrant was issued and Stewart...

SALISBURY TOWNSHIP BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Local News

Robert Martucci Jr. was elected president, Debra Brinton was elected vice president and James Seagreaves was elected president pro tempore of the Salisbury Township Board of Commissioners at the reorganization meeting Jan. 2.

The board is required to hold its reorganization meeting during the first week of the year. Commissioners next meet 7 p.m. Jan. 11 and 7 p.m. Jan. 25 in the township municipal building, 2900 South Pike Ave.

Martucci, previously board of commissioners vice...

Cookie Crunch set for Feb. 25

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

GIRL SCOUTS

The Girl Scouts of Eastern PA and ArtsQuest will host the annual Girl Scout Cookie Crunch fundraiser 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 25 at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem.

The event benefits both the Girl Scouts and ArtsQuest’s Art Education Fund which provides quality arts and education programs for area students.

Regional chefs and restaurants will create dishes made with Girl Scout Cookies. Attendees will be able to vote for their...

Volunteer opportunities

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

ALLENTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT FOUNDATION – Allentown School District Health Service is looking for RNs and/or LPNs to volunteer for their screening team. All school districts in Pennsylvania are mandated to perform screenings on their students from kindergarten to 12th grade every school year. Screenings consist of height, weight, vision, hearing and scoliosis. Call Dr. Kim Brannan at 484-765-4059 or email brannank@allentownsd.org.

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