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Thursday, May 24, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

The end of the school year is fast approaching, and with it comes….graduation!

Congratulations Salisbury class of 2018! Commencement ceremonies will be held 6 p.m. June 5 at Allentown Symphony Hall. Admission is by ticket only.

Western Salisbury Elementary School PTA will hold a restaurant night at the 1760 House May 24.

All township schools are closed May 25 and 28 for a teacher professional development day and in observance of Memorial Day.

WSE will hold its...


Thursday, May 24, 2018 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Local News

The Salisbury Township Board of Commissioners were questioned about Lindberg Park field use during the May 10 commissioners meeting.

Western Salisbury Fire Chief Joshua G. Wells, acting on his behalf as a coach and not representing the fire department, told commissioners he was denied use for practice on the baseball field at Lindberg Park in western Salisbury by the director of the Salisbury Youth Association.

Wells said he was told the field was reserved for use by the...


Thursday, May 24, 2018 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

During the week of May 14 in preparation for the prom, students participated in a prom spirit week. Each day had a different theme. The week’s themes included black out day, Hawaiian day, meme/character day, 80s day and color day. Students showed their school spirit by dressing up for each of the different days.

Congratulations to the Salisbury twirlers! Both teams traveled to Wildwood, N.J. during the weekend of May 5. The middle school team won first place with a score of 91.49. The...


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

May 27

Emmaus Veterans Committee will honor departed comrades buried in each of the six cemeteries. The public is invited to a short prayer service, rifle salute and taps. The ceremonies begin 8 a.m. at Calvary Cemetery, then proceed to Old Moravian, Moravian at Ridge Street, Lutheran Reformed, Northwood and ending at Evangelical, Second and Ridge streets.

The veterans brick installation ceremony 1 p.m. at the Emmaus Remembrance Garden 164 E. Main St., on the grounds of the...


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

A Mongoose bicycle was removed from the porch of a home in the 1700 block of South Albert Street. The theft was reported to police 10:11 a.m. May 6. The bike is valued at $174.

A resident in the 1100 block of East Susquehanna Street reported to police 11:30 a.m. May 9, the theft of two money orders from a blue mailbox at 13th and Tilghman streets. An unknown person removed the money orders from the mailbox and cashed them. Police are reminding residents to not place mail with checks...


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.