Salisbury Press

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Seat belt enforcement planned

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and its safety partners will join Pennsylvania State Police and local departments to hold seat belt enforcement events as part of the national “Click It or Ticket” enforcement effort through June 7.

The mobilization strives to reduce seat belt fatalities by coordinating highly visible, evening seat belt enforcement checkpoints and details in the region and throughout Pennsylvania.

Spring bazaar June 1

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


The Cedarbrook-Fountain Hill Annex auxiliary will hold an open to the public spring bazaar 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 1 at the annex, 724 Delaware Ave., to benefit the residents.

There will be crafts, a flea market, baked goods, books, CDs, lunch, raffles and door prizes.


Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by CHRISTOPHER DRYFOOS in Local News

With the 2017-2018 school year coming to an end, the May 21 curriculum and technology committee meeting found its members excited for summer and beyond. As the new school year approaches, new changes were at the forefront of the night’s meeting.

Members of the committee provided updates on the schools’ shift to the Teaching and Learning 2020 initiative. The updates, provided by staff teams from each school, served as an extension of the district’s “Profile of a Graduate.”


20th Great Sale June 2

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


The Lehigh University Community Service Office will hold the 20th annual Great Southside Sale 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. June 2 in the parking lot across from St. John’s Windish Evangelical Lutheran Church, 417 E. Fourth St.

Throughout the month of May, Lehigh students have been donating reusable goods such as clothing, household and kitchen items, small appliances, food, office supplies and more to Lehigh’s Move Out Collection Drive for the sale. Proceeds support children and...


Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by MICHAEL FLECK in Columns

The 2018 Allentown Central Catholic High School Baccalaureate Mass will be held 7 p.m. May 31 at St. Thomas More in Allentown. Graduation will be held 7 p.m. June 1 in Rockne Hall. Admission to both events is by ticket only. See for more information.

Central Catholic senior Emily Deschler is the female Coordinated Health Athlete of the Year. She won the Cross Country Eastern Pennsylvania Conference and District XI 2A championships, after which she...


Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in Local News

June 1

Free assistance is available for veterans at the office of state Rep. Justin Simmons, R-131st, 21 N. Main St., Unit 9, Coopersburg. A veterans outreach specialist from the American Legion will be available 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to answer questions and help file claims. Veterans are asked to call 610-282-0160 to schedule an appointment.

June 2

Lower Macungie Township’s free summer concert with The Outlaws featuring Crazy Elmer at East Texas Park, 5624 East Texas Road,...