Northampton Press

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Coplay: Two more days for tree pickup

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The last days for borough tree collection will be Jan. 12 and 19.

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A cash bingo will be held Jan. 14 at Commitment to Family and Community, 165 Cherry St. Doors open 1 p.m., and calling starts 2 p.m.

Food and baked goods will be available for purchase.

All proceeds will benefit Whitehall Area Hunger Initiative.

For more details and cost, call Shari Noctor at 610-266-5241.

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On Jan. 17, Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Samuel Owens Restaurant and Bar, 128 Chestnut St., will host a mixer with complimentary appetizers to benefit Coplay Food Pantry. A canned food or donation at the door will be your entry to the event, which runs 5:30-7:30 p.m.

For more information, call 610-739-5120.

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The Coplay 150th anniversary committee will meet 7 p.m. Jan. 18 at borough council chambers, 98 S. Fourth St. All interested residents, businesses and organizations need to attend this meeting or send a representative to be a part of this once-in-a-lifetime event.

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Coplay Borough is looking for an individual to be appointed as emergency management coordinator.

For more details on the position and other information, call the borough office at 610-262-6088.

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A reminder from borough public works supervisor Paul Boyle that garbage cans in excess of 35 gallons will not be collected. The borough also will no longer pick up electronics.

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Convalescent equipment, such as wheelchairs, crutches and walkers, are available through Coplay Recreation and Welfare Association. Requests require a 48-hour notice.

If needed, call Carol at 610-262-1571.

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Have a great week, and remember, if your civic group or organization would like to inform our readers of any upcoming events or fundraisers, contact TinaMarie Martin at 484-896-0514 or heaven- scent68@yahoo.com.