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Sunday, October 22, 2017

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

OCT. 1

Officers assisted a citizen in the 1000 block of Fourth Street.

OCT. 2

Police found a dog in the 1000 block of Third Street.

The department received a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 1000 block of Sixth Street.

In the 1100 block of Front Street, police conducted a DUI stop.

Officers performed a welfare check in the area of the Hokendauqua-North Catasauqua Bridge area.

The department assisted Catasauqua police with a disturbance on Front Street.

OCT. 3

Coplay police

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 25

A traffic stop in the 200 block of South Second Street resulted in a citation.

Police responded to a report of a wire down in the 1000 block of Keystone Alley.

A warning was issued at traffic stops both in the 100 block of North Second Street and at South Second and Center streets.

Police responded to a report of a missing person in the unit block of South Third Street.

SEPT. 26

Police assisted with a vehicle repossession in the 200 block of South Second Street.

Bath: Open house is set

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in Columns

The Bath Fire Department, 121 Center St., will be having an open house 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 14. You will have the chance to meet your local firefighters and see rescue demonstrations. There will be food, a moon bounce and much more.

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Emmanuel Lutheran Church’s junior youth group, grades 1-6, is having its trip to Seiple Farms Oct. 21. Meet 10 a.m. at the church, located at 3175 Valley View Drive.

There will be hayrides, pumpkin picking (each child will be given $5 toward a pumpkin), farm animals and even a small corn maze.

RSVP to Kristin Butz at 484-241-8285.

RAP OF THE GAVEL

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in Local News

OCTOBER

THURSDAY 12

Allen Township Board of Supervisors meets 7 p.m. in the municipal building, 4714 Indian Trail Road.

Lehigh Township Zoning Hearing Board meets 6 p.m. in the municipal building, 1069 Municipal Road.

MONDAY 16

Bath Planning Commission meets 7 p.m. in the council chambers at the municipal building, 215 E. Main St.

Lehigh Township Recreation Board meets 7:30 p.m. in the municipal building, 1069 Municipal Road, Walnutport.

Allen Township Planning Commission meets 7 p.m. in the municipal building, 4714 Indian Trail Road.

Myrtle J. Fried

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

WCSD cafeteria worker

Myrtle “Mert” J. Fried, 92, formerly of Fullerton, died Oct. 2, 2017, at her residence at Fellowship Manor, Whitehall. She was the wife of the late Franklin “Pat” D. Fried for 60 years.

Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late William C. and Lillie L. (Yoder) Kline.

She worked in the customer service department for Sears for many years before retiring. She worked in the cafeteria for the Whitehall-Coplay School District.

She was a member of the Presbyterian Church of Catasauqua.

Catasauqua: Catasauqua Club plans Oct. 15 breakfast

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in Columns

The Catasauqua Club, 226 Pine St., will be holding its breakfast 9 a.m.-noon Oct. 15.

The menu includes eggs, bacon, ham, sausage, crepes, French toast, potatoes, soup, fruit cup and drinks. Eggs Benedict and omelets made to order are also on the menu.

Reservations are suggested. Call the club at 610-264-1771.

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The George Taylor House Committee will hold its next meeting 7 p.m. Oct. 17 at the GTH pavilion, Lehigh and Poplar streets.

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The Suburban North YMCA is sponsoring Debbie’s Dash, the Debbie Linton Memorial 5K Oct. 21.

James M. Apostolico

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

St. John Fisher Catholic Church member

James M. Apostolico, 69, of Northampton, died Oct. 6, 2017. He was the husband of Susanne (Tassie) Apostolico for 47 years.

Born in Wilmington, Del., he was a son of the late James and Philomena Apostolico.

He was a member of St. John Fisher Catholic Church, North Catasauqua.

He worked for Met Life for 33 years and was a regional manager when he retired.