Northampton Press

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Nathan Kline

Friday, June 1, 2018 by The Press in Focus


Maj. Nathan Kline (USAF-Ret), a WW II bombardier-navigator, will speak aa part of the “D-Day Remembrance Program,” 1 p.m. June 2, Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum, 432 W. Walnut St., Allentown.

The program will open with a PowerPoint presentation about the Allied invasion at Normandy, France, said Joseph Garrera, LVHM Executive Director.

Kline was a student at Muhlenberg College when he enlisted in the Army Air Corps November of 1942. As a bombardier-navigator in the 454th Bomb Squadron, he flew 65 missions over Europe, including the D-Day invasion.


Friday, June 1, 2018 by The Press in Focus

Playing through: The Pennsylvania Playhouse, Bethlehem, presents “A Fox on the Fairway,” written by award-winning playwright Ken Ludwig, and directed by George B. Miller, June 1-2, 8-10 and 14-17. A tribute by Ludwig (“Lend Me A Tenor,” “Moon Over Buffalo”) to the great English farces of the 1930s and 1940s, “A Fox On the Fairway” takes place at a private country club. Filled with mistaken identities, slamming doors, dueling golf clubs, and romantic shenanigans, the comedy has been called “hole-in-one hit.” Putting on the show are, above, George B.

Here’s where to get your Northampton Press

Friday, June 1, 2018 by The Press in Local News

•Bath Drug- 310 S. Walnut St., Bath

•Town & Country Restaurant- 350 S. Walnut St., Bath

•Sunoco Aplus #7308- 109 W. Main St., Bath

•Newhard Pharmacy- 1001 Main St., Northampton

•Millers Hardware- 311 Nor-Bath Blvd., Northampton

•Square One #109- 468 Nor-Bath Blvd., Northampton

•Atlas Hotel- 366 E. 10th St., Northampton

•Hampton Lanes- 326 Main St., Northampton

•Exxon On The Run- 2428 Main St., Northampton

•Redner’s Quick #32- 33 W. 21st St., Northampton

•Turkey Hill #107- 1060 Main St., Northampton

Erik J. Hirner

Friday, June 1, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

assistant chief, Charotin Hose Company

Erik J. Hirner, 38, of Catasauqua, died May 27, 2018 at Reading Hospital & Medical Center as a result of a motor vehicle accident. He was the husband of Katrina E. (Segreaves) Hirner for six years.

Born in Allentown, he was the son of James B. Hirner and Susan J. (Walp) Hirner of Catasauqua.

He was a 1998 graduate of Catasauqua High School, graduating with honors. He also graduated with honors from Muhlenberg College with a bachelor’s degree in biology.

He was employed at the Allentown Health Bureau as a communicable disease investigator.

Theresa A. Miranda

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Queenship of Mary Church member

Theresa A. Miranda, 69, of Northampton, died May 25, 2018, at home. She was the wife of Jerome S. Miranda for 50 years.

Born in East Mauch Chunk, she was a daughter of the late Peter A. and Palma (Vaccaro) Giglotti.

She was a licensed practical nurse and worked at both Gracedale Nursing Home and, most recently, Whitehall-Coplay School District.

She was a member of the Queenship of Mary Church, Northampton.

Allen/East Allen townships: Covered bridge fest set for June 2, 3

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Kreidersville Covered Bridge Festival will be held June 2 and 3. Admission and parking are free.

The opening ceremony will begin 11 a.m.

Highlights of the event include a 5K/10K race, pie and cake contests, dog agility demonstrations, food and refreshments, live entertainment and more.

For a full list of activities, visit


East Allen Township is accepting registrations for its summer camp program for girls and boys ages 5 to 12.

Register 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the municipal building, 5344 Nor-Bath Blvd.

RoseMarie DeLucia

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

of Northampton

RoseMarie (Rossi) DeLucia, 89, of Northampton, died May 24, 2018, in her home. She was the wife of Theodore E. DeLucia for 69 years.

Born in Cementon, she was a daughter of the late David and Grace (Keschel) Rossi.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Jane and her husband Jeff Fisher; a sister, Janet and her husband John Meyers; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by a son, Thomas DeLucia; and two brothers, David Rossi Jr. and Carl Rossi.

Northampton police

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 12

Officers assisted a Pennsylvania state constable in the 1400 block of Railroad Street in locating a male with a warrant.

A theft from an unlocked, legally parked vehicle occurred in the 1600 block of Main Street. A USB charger and loose change were taken.

MAY 13

A reportable accident in the 2700 block of Cherryville Road involved one vehicle.

MAY 14

Police responded to a domestic dispute between a male and female in the 1600 block of Newport Avenue.