Salisbury Press

Friday, October 19, 2018

Career fair planned Oct. 4

Thursday, October 4, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

EPSD

The East Penn School District and the Emmaus High School guidance department will host the inaugural 2018 Career Exploration Fair Oct. 4.

The event is open to all Lehigh Valley fifth to 12th grade students and focuses on degree and non-degree professions.

Students will have an opportunity to speak with over 50 career professionals who will share what path they took, the education required and what a typical day looks like within their fields.

Companies such...

ELECTION POLICY

Thursday, October 4, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

As we approach the Nov. 6 General Election, the East Penn Press and Salisbury Press, in the interest of fairness, will halt the publication of columns by local government officials and letters to the editor submitted by or about those running for office.

The last week for publication of columns by local government officials running for office is the Oct. 10 edition.

We will, of course, continue to cover the local races, in news stories generated by our own reporters.

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LOWER MILFORD TOWNSHIP

Thursday, October 4, 2018 by VICTORIA SMITH in Local News

The first official day of fall brought brisk weather to the Lower Milford Township 16th Annual Fall Festival this year. The well-attended event took place on the township grounds Sept. 22 and showcased local vendors, farms and crafts.

Along with children’s activities and live entertainment, the festival offered a silent auction, carriage rides and tractor rides. Local businesses in attendance included Hausman’s Fruit Farm, Macungie Mountain Herb Farm and Limeport Deli and Market....

Another view

Thursday, October 4, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

Many Americans tuned in Sept. 27 to live coverage of the testimony hearing of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court Justice nominee and U.S. Circuit Judge Brett Kavanaugh before the Senate Judiciary Committee. If you were like me, you were hanging on to every word of Blasey Ford and Kavanaugh. Additionally, if you were like me, you were personally familiar with the actions (or similar actions), responses and feelings she described of the alleged summer 1982 sexual assault in Maryland...

SALISBURY POLICE

Thursday, October 4, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

A 46-year-old woman, of Palo Alto, was given a summary citation for possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia following an incident at Lehigh Valley Health Network — Cedar Crest 11 a.m. Sept. 13.

Police were contacted by a resident in the 1100 block of South Cedar Crest Boulevard 3:32 p.m. Sept. 23 for the report of a strong odor of marijuana coming from another floor in the apartment building.

Police were called to Daisy Hill Market, 1848 E. Susquehanna St.,...

Kids sensory friendly movies start Oct. 13

Thursday, October 4, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

CINEMA

Lehigh Valley Health Network’s free standard and sensory friendly Second Saturday Kids Movie Series will open with “Pee Wee’s Big Adventure” 10:30 a.m. Oct. 13 in the Red (standard film) and Blue (sensory friendly) Cinemas, Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas, Arts Quest, 101 Founders Way. The series continues with Cinderella (1950) Nov. 10 and Polar Express Dec. 8; free reserved tickets are required.

Sensory Friendly screenings are specifically designed for children and adults...

HALLOWEEN EVENTS Trick or treat nights Halloween Parade and Events

Thursday, October 4, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Alburtis – 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31

Allentown – 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 26

Coopersburg – 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 26

Emmaus – 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 26,

Fountain Hill – 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 26

Longswamp – 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31

Lower Macungie – 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 31

Lower Milford – 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 26

Macungie – 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31

Salisbury – 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 26

Topton – 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31

Upper Milford – 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31

Vera Cruz – 6 to...

ST. LUKE’S

Thursday, October 4, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

St. Luke’s Physician Practices - Southside will host an open house from 5 to 7 p.m. on Oct. 5 in the lobby of their new location, 306 S. New St.

The St. Luke’s practices in this building are OB/GYN- A Woman’s Place, Suite 301; Developmental Pediatrics, Suite 303; and South Bethlehem Family Practice, Suite 302.

For information, visit www.sluhn.org.