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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 9, 2012 by The Press in Opinion

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

The last week for publication of columns by local government officials is Oct. 11.

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

Letters to the Editor, written by...

Salisbury Police

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Police assist

South Fourth Street was closed for close to two hours Sept. 28 for Salisbury police to assist the Allentown Police Department with traffic control due to a bicycle accident. The bicyclist was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Theft from vehicle

A township owned vehicle, parked in the 1100 block of Loxley Lane, was discovered with the back doors open 6:30 a.m. Sept. 28 with close to $11,000 worth of equipment removed.

A resident in the 2800 block...