Northampton Press

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Malcolm McCulloch, of Bath, enjoys a firetruck ride during Northampton Community Days, held July 10-13 at Municipal Park, Smith Lane and Laubach Avenue. The annual event is sponsored by Northampton Exchange Club. Malcolm McCulloch, of Bath, enjoys a firetruck ride during Northampton Community Days, held July 10-13 at Municipal Park, Smith Lane and Laubach Avenue. The annual event is sponsored by Northampton Exchange Club.
The fair’s midway, by Good Time Amusements of Hellertown, offers a variety of rides and games.PRESS PHOTOS BY DONNA GEWERTZ The fair’s midway, by Good Time Amusements of Hellertown, offers a variety of rides and games.PRESS PHOTOS BY DONNA GEWERTZ
A crowd takes to the dance floor during a July 13 performance of 1950s and ’60s music by Flamin’ Dick and the Hot Rods. A crowd takes to the dance floor during a July 13 performance of 1950s and ’60s music by Flamin’ Dick and the Hot Rods.
A 1956 Buick Roadmaster, owned by Ed and Bernadine McGary, of Easton, is on display during a car show held as part of the fair. A 1956 Buick Roadmaster, owned by Ed and Bernadine McGary, of Easton, is on display during a car show held as part of the fair.
Hot dog-eating contest winner Christine Hoser, left, collects her $100 prize and $25 Potts’ Doggie Shop gift certificate from Tracy Emanuel, manager of the borough eatery. Hoser ate seven hot dogs in 10 minutes. Potts’ was the contest sponsor. Hot dog-eating contest winner Christine Hoser, left, collects her $100 prize and $25 Potts’ Doggie Shop gift certificate from Tracy Emanuel, manager of the borough eatery. Hoser ate seven hot dogs in 10 minutes. Potts’ was the contest sponsor.
Averie Morgan, of East Allen Township, tries her skill at using a water stream to win a prize. Averie Morgan, of East Allen Township, tries her skill at using a water stream to win a prize.
Balancing Act, an a capella singing group from Freehold, N.J., performs July 13, Barber Shop Music Appreciation Day. Balancing Act, an a capella singing group from Freehold, N.J., performs July 13, Barber Shop Music Appreciation Day.
A fireworks display brings Community Days to a close. The pyrotechnics show was provided by Shooting Star Fireworks. A fireworks display brings Community Days to a close. The pyrotechnics show was provided by Shooting Star Fireworks.

Fun for the community

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 by The Press in Local News