Roginsky to serve as
Katlyn Roginsky of Bath is serving as an orientation assistant at Alvernia University for the fall 2013 semester.
Roginsky is a biochemistry major at Alvernia and a graduate of Bethlehem Catholic High School.
Orientation assistants and orientation weekend leaders are current students who assist in making new students feel welcome.
The program is competitive, and involves an application process, in-person interviews, good academic standing and training.
Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.
· A report of white paint spilled on the deck and wooden table at a residence brought officers to the 500 block of Howertown Road.
· Officers responded to the theft of 50 feet of braided steel safety cable from the billboard in the 500 block of Main Street.
· A call about graffiti painted on several homes and one business brought police to the 1700 and 2000 blocks of Main Street.
A number of burglaries in Whitehall, Coplay, North Catasauqua, Northampton, Lehigh Township, Bath and Walnutport have been solved.
The burglaries took place between Nov. 23, 2012 and May 24, 2013 between the hours of 11:45 p.m. and 5 a.m.
Whitehall addresses where the burglaries took place include 435 Fullerton Ave., 714 Fifth St., 3413 Lehigh St. and 4837 Main St.
Coplay addresses include 4 N. Fourth St. and 109 S. Ninth St.
Garry Hunsicker, who runs a produce stand at the Northampton Farmers Market, shows off a large watermelon wedge he received from Metro Leshak of Allen Township. Leshak carved the realistic watermelon using wood from a sycamore tree. With the bright red colors, dark seeds and green and pale rind, the fruit looks so realistic Hunsicker gave it a double take when presented with it at the farmers market Aug. 6
Patrons at the Northampton Farmers Market were treated to music by the Peachey Family Band Aug. 6. Dad Brian Peachey plays the banjo accompanied by Alexandra, 6, on washboard, Makenna, 11, on the fiddle and Jarod, 11, on guitar.
Lyla Schneck of Northampton has her face painted by Jillian Galm of North Catasauqua during a Family Fun Night held recently at the North Catasauqua Park. The evening took on a carnival theme complete with cotton candy, a visit from Tootsie the Clown, face painting and food and beverages.
Riley Monacelli of Danielsville prepares to go down a plastic slide Aug. 10 at a picnic held at Morgenland Church, Lowhill Township.
· Coplay Community Days – 5-10 p.m. at Coplay Community Park, Second and Kiefer streets. Music, rides and food.
· Zumba – 6:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays at Bethany Wesylan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville. For a cost. Information: 610-767-1239.
· Delaware, Lehigh & Susquehanna Model Railroad Club meeting – 7-9 p.m., Coplay Borough Hall, Fourth and Center streets. Information: Dick Lobach at 610-965-2598.
"Keeping Us Green," one of the Moorestown Garden Club Flower Show categories, incorporates recycled containers into the design. Garden club members have to grow all the flowers and greenery used in the arrangements.