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College corner

Thursday, August 22, 2013 by The Press in Local News



Roginsky to serve as

orientation assistant

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

Thursday, August 22, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

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.


Area burglaries solved

Thursday, August 22, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

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.

Looks good enough to eat

Thursday, August 22, 2013 by The Press in Local News

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


Thursday, August 22, 2013 by The Press in Local News


· 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.