Salisbury Press

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Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Forgotten Felines and Fidos will hold a shot clinic for dogs and cats from 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 20 at 9645 Hamilton Blvd, Breinigsville.

There will be a cost for rabies and distemper vaccinations.

Dogs must be on leash and cats must be in carriers.

For more information, call 610-841-1736.


Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by The Press in Police Log


Bonita Beckwith, of Wescosville, was arrested for DUI at 6900 Hamilton Blvd., Lower Macungie Township, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 22. Police responded to a two-vehicle collision involving Beckwith and allegedly found her to be under the influence of alcohol.

Adam Gusick, 22, of Lansford, was arrested for DUI on Interstate 78 eastbound at mile marker 59.8, Upper Saucon Township, 3:45 p.m. Sept. 28. Gusick was stopped for traveling 87 mph in a 55 mph zone and was allegedly found to be...


Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by MICHAEL RODGERS Special to The Press in Local News

CCHS faculty and students have once again come together to continue the Central City Project. An organization started two years ago by John Gribowhich, the Central City Project serves to aid Central Catholic students in developing a stronger connection to the surrounding community through multiple events and service projects.

The Project is now headed by Patrick Markham and Anthony Clifford, members of the theology and English departments at CCHS, respectively.

The organization...

Aspirin is good for what ails you

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 by The Press in Social News

Q. I've been hearing a lot about the health benefits of aspirin. Is it some kind of cure-all or am I the victim of hype?

I wouldn't call it hype. There's a lot of research that indicates aspirin is good for many ailments.

Aspirin is in a group of drugs called salicylates. It works by reducing substances in the body that cause pain, fever, swelling and blood clots.

Aspirin is used to treat mild to moderate pain, fever or inflammation. It is sometimes used to treat or...


Tuesday, October 2, 2012 by ANDREW CASS Special to The Press in Local News

Salisbury Township School District Assistant Superintendent for Teaching and Learning Dr. Randy Ziegenfuss announced the school district was the only one in Lehigh County to meet all its adequate yearly progress goals for the PSSAs at the Sept. 24 curriculum and technology meeting.

"I think that is a real testament to the work we do here," Ziegenfuss said.

Ziegenfuss also acknowledged the district cannot get complacent.

"We still have a lot of work to do. AYP benchmarks...

New Comprehensive Plan approved

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Local News

Apparently satisfied zoning will not change for undeveloped Salisbury Township School District land along Emmaus Avenue, the Salisbury Township Board of Commissioners voted unanimously, 5-0, to approve a resolution to adopt the final draft of the township comprehensive plan.

The plan, which has been two years in the making, hit a snag at the Sept. 13 meeting when none of the commissioners made a motion to bring the plan up for a vote after several township residents at the meeting...