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Dog park becoming reality

Thursday, October 23, 2014 by AL RECKER in Local News

The long awaited dog park in Allen Township took a major step forward when the Allen Township Board of Supervisors awarded a $30,250 contract to Anchor Fencing of Allentown at the supervisors Oct 9 meeting.

The fence will be installed at the proposed dog park off Savage Road.

Anchor Fencing is the only company that submitted a bid.

Located near the Nor-Bath Trail, the dog park could be in place by 2015. It would be the first such dog park in the area.

Coplay column

Thursday, October 16, 2014 by AL RECKER in Columns

Fire dept. to lead parade

Coplay's community Halloween parade is set for this coming Tuesday, Oct. 21.

It is sponsored by Coplay Recreation & Welfare Association.

In recognition of the fact that October is Fire Prevention Month, the parade will be led by the Coplay Fire Department, and will feature other volunteer fire departments in the area.

The first division, which follows, is headed by the honor squad of Post 426, American Legion, Coplay.


County DA to look into noise at Edelweis Haus

Thursday, October 16, 2014 by AL RECKER in Local News

Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli will delve into complaints lodged against the Edelweis Haus, 702 Main St., by neighbors in the 700 block of Main Street in Northampton.

The complaints mainly deal with noise coming from the bar.

Morganelli told The Press Oct. 10 he will schedule a meeting with police Chief Ron Morey regarding issues raised by residents.

"I will check it out," Morganelli said.

He also said he will confer with residents and tavern owner Tanya Hamlin.