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Thursday, August 1, 2019 by The Press in Local News

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The Emmaus Historical Society will hold its annual summer picnic 5:30 p.m. at Emmaus Community Park Moser Pavilion. This picnic was rescheduled from June 19 due to inclement weather. Meat and drinks are supplied by the society. Members are asked to bring an appetizer, side dish or dessert. Non-member guests are welcome and asked to contribute 2019 membership dues. Call the office at 610-966-6591 to confirm attendance and state what food will be contributed.

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Thursday, August 1, 2019 by JIM MARSH in Local News

Western Salisbury firefighter Nicholas Fisher recently completed a long, circuitous path to earn his national certification to become a physician assistant. And, at age 27, Fisher says he’s in exactly the right place in his life.

As a 2010 graduate of Salisbury High School, looking ahead to career preparations, Fisher saw three possible paths to pursue: a degree in paramedicine at the University of Pittsburgh, a five-year master’s degree program at DeSales University leading to a...


Thursday, August 1, 2019 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Western Salisbury Elementary School will host a new family welcome 9:30 to 11 a.m. Aug. 15. Any family new to the building, whether the student is in kindergarten or first through fifth grade, is welcome to come and meet some staff, tour the building and find out how things work at WSE. Come on down!

The Salisbury Township School District website is currently under construction. The basics are there, but some items are still missing. It really looks different. When it is finished, I...


Thursday, August 1, 2019 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Local News

The Salisbury Recreation Advisory Committee met July 15 and discussed the Community Day event activities.

The committee held the event 5-8 p.m. July 16 at Salisbury Middle School.

The discussion centered on wrapping up the last minute details.

Salisbury Township Commissioner Debra Brinton was in attendance and discussed what she had been doing to prepare for the event.

Recreation Director Genny Baillie noted nine out of the 18 playground program counselors would...

Residents come together to celebrate community

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

Hundreds of parents, grandparents, kids and teenagers enjoyed the activities at the first annual Salisbury Township Community Day held July 16 at the Salisbury Township Middle School campus. The gathering is the successor to the National Night Out gatherings held in previous years hosted by the Salisbury Township Police Department.

This year’s activities were organized by Salisbury Recreation Director Genny Balle, director of the township’s summer playground program held in the...