Raymond S. and Sandra (Bradley) Fortley of Bethlehem celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 20 with a dinner given in their honor by their children at the Inn at Maple Grove, Alburtis.
Mrs. Fortley is the daughter of the late Robert and Grace Bradley, who had resided in Bethlehem.
Her husband is the son of the late Stephen and Helen Fortley, who also had lived in Bethlehem.
The couple was married Oct. 20, 1962,...
A resident in the 1200 block of Voortman Avenue reported 4:20 p.m. Oct. 12 an unknown person went through an unlocked vehicle on the property. Nothing was damaged or removed.
Theft from vehicle
A resident in the 500 block of E. Emmaus Avenue reported 7 a.m. Oct. 12 an unknown person entered an unlocked 2012 Dodge Caravan and removed an Android cell phone valued at $200 and an Olympus digital camera valued at $150.
Police received a...
"... Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name, and they're always glad you came ... You wanna be where everybody knows your name ..." ("Cheers" theme song "Where Everybody Knows Your Name" by Gary Portnoy and Judy Hart Angelo)
There once was a time in this country when a man's word was his bond and children were told by their parents not to bring shame upon the family name.
Doors were left unlocked and youngsters played outside freely and unsupervised.
Wednesday, Oct. 24: Roasted turkey breast with gravy, bread stuffing, peas and carrots, wheat bread, applesauce.
Thursday, Oct. 25: Chili con carne, calico corn, mini corn muffin, fresh fruit.
Friday, Oct. 26: Potato encrusted haddock, Harvard beets, buttered noodles, multigrain bread, pineapple tidbits.
Monday, Oct. 29: Spaghetti with meat sauce, broccoli, garlic bread, fresh fruit.
Tuesday, Oct. 30: Breaded chicken, wax beans, roasted potatoes, wheat roll, apple...
PRESS PHOTOS BY EMILY THIEL
Salisbury High School holds "Superhero day."
In 1907, Samuel Adams wrote about the right to vote.
"Let each citizen remember at the moment he is offering his vote that he is not making a present or a compliment to please an individualor at least that he ought not so to do; but that he is executing one of the most solemn trusts in human society for which he is accountable to God and his country."
When State Rep. Daryl Metcalf, R-12th, Butler County, decided to introduce legislation to require voter identification in March...
ST. PAUL'S ANGLICAN CHURCH
25th & Livingston Streets
Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712
8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer
9 a.m. Holy Communion
'28 Book of Common Prayer
9 a.m. Church School
Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service
Rev. Joseph S. Falzone
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
3449 Cherryville Road
Northampton - 610-262-5645
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...
Wednesday, Oct. 24: Marinated pork cutlet, wide noodles, flame roasted corn, wheat bread with margarine, applesauce.
Thursday, Oct. 25: Apple juice, baked ziti, broccoli cuts, Italian bread with margarine, sugar cookie.
Friday, Oct. 26: Beef stew, biscuit, green peas, tossed salad with Thousand Island dressing, lemon bar.
Monday, Oct. 29: Veal parmesan linguine, Italian blend vegetables, Italian bread with margarine, fresh apple slices.
Tuesday, Oct. 30: Creamed...
Lehigh Valley Health Network will administer free seasonal flu vaccinations for adults and children six months and older during two community sessions in November. Shots will be all drive-through at Dorney Park 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 3 and at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 4 each day.
Once again this year LVHN is partnering with area food banks and shelters including the Allentown Area Ecumenical Food Bank, Second Harvest Food Bank, Allentown Rescue Mission and the...