Northampton Press

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Coplay police

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

JUNE 3

Police responded to a fireworks complaint in the 900 block of Oak Street.

Vehicle stops were conducted in the 200 block of North Second Street.

The department assisted a citizen in the 100 block of Center Street.

JUNE 4

A man was arrested after drugs were found in his vehicle during a traffic stop in the 100 block of Cherry Street.

Officers were on the scene of a domestic dispute in the unit block of South Second Street.

John L. Vrabel

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

St. John the Baptist Church member

John L. Vrabel, 88, of Whitehall, died June 5, 2019, at Luther Crest, Allentown. He was the husband of Kathryn B. (Vavrick) for 66 years.

Born in Hanover Township, he was a son of the late Stephen and Anna (Dursa) Vrabel.

He was a 1952 graduate of Penn State.

He was a corporal in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict.

He was a distribution engineer at PP&L for 37 years.

He was a member of St. John the Baptist Church, Stiles; and of the Holy Name Society.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 27

Police were on the scene of an assault in the 5100 block of Laurel Lane.

Domestic offenses against family on Second Avenue and Seventh Street were investigated.

Officers responded to a report of harassment in the 900 block of Fairmont Avenue.

Disturbances on Jordan Drive and at Lehigh Valley Mall were reported.

Police investigated a theft from a vehicle in the 400 block of Oakwood Drive.

The department responded to criminal mischief in the 3300 block of South Second Street.

RAP OF THE GAVEL

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 by The Press in Local News

JUNE

THURSDAY 13

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

MONDAY 17

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

Bath Borough Planning Commission meets 7 p.m. in council chambers at the municipal building, 121 S. Walnut St.

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

TUESDAY 18

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JUNE 2

Police were on the scene of an assault in the area of Sixth and Chapel streets.

Domestic calls in the 1200 block of Howertown Road were investigated.

A DUI involving a wanted person at Second and Eugene streets had officers on the scene.

The department responded to a hit and run in the 1100 block of Howertown Road.

Police assisted a citizen in the 1100 block of Third Street.

Officers performed a welfare check in the 1000 block of Railroad Street.

JUNE 3

Jennifer A. Grube

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Northampton High School graduate

Jennifer Ann Grube, 47, of Emmaus, died June 1, 2019, at the inpatient hospice unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown.

Born in Fountain Hill, she was the daughter of Sharon A. (Smith) Kozlowski and Dale R. Lakey.

She was a 1989 graduate of Northampton High School and a 1991 graduate of Churchman’s Business School. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Alvernia College where she graduated summa cum laude.

She worked in the finance department at Nazareth School District for several years.

Catasauqua: Concert scheduled for June 14

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Groovitude will perform at the amphitheater at Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St., 7-10 p.m. June 14.

Don’t forget your lawn chairs, blankets and snacks.

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St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 122 Union St., will be holding its annual block party 6-10 p.m. June 20, 21 and 22.

There will be homemade goods, bingo in the air-conditioned hall, a bake sale, basket and money raffles and games for adults and children.

There will be a children’s lip sync contest June 21 and a Minute To Win It event June 22.

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 25

In the 200 block of Edward Lane, police sought information regarding a domestic situation.

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed in the 100 block of Race Street.

Four drivers were cited in the 200 block of Race Street, police said.

Persons were advised to stay away from each other in the 400 block of Limestone Street.

Police responded to a noise complaint in the 100 block of Bridge Street. The person sitting outside was advised to keep the noise down.

Moore Township: Salem schedules flea market

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Salem United Church of Christ, 2218 Community Drive, is having a flea market 8 a.m.-1 p.m. June 15.

Food will be available. Vendors are wanted.

For more information and to reserve a space for the flea market, call 610-759-5780.

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Emmanuel’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, is having Vacation Bible School 6-8 p.m. June 17-21.

A light, kid-friendly meal will be served 5:30 p.m. each evening.

For more information, contact the church at 610-837-1741. To register online, visit vbspro.events/p/events/9da962.

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