Northampton Press

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Catasauqua column

Thursday, November 1, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

St. Paul's hosting bag and basket bingo Nov. 4

St. Paul's Evangelical Church, 417 Howertown Road, will hold a bag and basket bingo Sunday, Nov. 4 at 2 p.m. The doors open at 12:30 p.m.

Bingo prizes awarded will include Longaberger baskets and designer handbags such as Vera Bradlay, Tignanello, Coach, etc. Those planning to attend are asked to bring a donation of a paper product for the Catasauqua Food Bank in exchange for a free raffle ticket for the Chinese auction.

You may purchase tickets in advance at a discount price and tickets will be available at the door.

For ticket information, call 610-264-3221.

Bath column

Thursday, November 1, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Flea market set for Sat.

The Klecknersville Ranger Volunteer Fire Co., 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township, will hold an indoor flea market Sunday, Nov. 4, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The kitchen will be open.

Homemade filling is available.

For more information, call 484-860-0951.

The fire company also will host a country and western dance 6-11 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10.

There will be a hamburger barbecue platter, beer and refreshments as well as door prizes and a 50/50 raffle. The event is BYOB.

Call Mary for more information or tickets at 484-632-8185.

Northampton column

Thursday, November 1, 2012 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

Holy Trinity basket bingo set for Nov. 10

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 1235 Main St., will host a basket bingo Saturday, Nov. 10. Doors open at 11:30 a.m., and the games begin at 1 p.m.

The cost of a ticket includes 20 games. Specials will be sold separately.

Refreshments will be available for purchase.

For tickets, call 610-502-1037.

Proceeds benefit the church's building fund.


An event to benefit the Alec Ferullo family will be held Sunday, Nov. 11, 2-8 p.m., at the Gin Mill & Grille on Main Street.

Allen/East Allen column

Thursday, October 25, 2012 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

Zion Stone hosting basket social, bake sale Saturday

Zion Stone United Church of Christ, 51 Church Road, Kreiders-ville, is planning a fall basket social and bake and soup sale for Saturday, Oct. 27, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

For details, call Bernice at 610-262-1133.


World renowned paranormal researcher A.J. Rauber will present "The Lizzie Tapes – A Paranormal Case Study" on Saturday, Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m., by candlelight, at the Gov. Wolf Historical Society, 6600 Jacksonville Road.

Lehigh Township column

Thursday, October 25, 2012 by KRISTINA HESCH-GROVER Special to The Press in Columns

Fire co. buffet set for Nov. 2

The Lehigh Township Volunteer Fire Company Country Garden will hold an all-you-can-eat dinner buffet Friday, Nov. 2, 4-8 p.m.

The dinner will include soup, salad bar, rolls, side dishes, entrees and desserts. All proceeds benefit the fire company.


Boy Scout Troop 242 is having its annual Italian buffet Saturday, Nov. 17, at Hope Lutheran Church, Cherryville.

Dinner will be served from 3 until 8 p.m.

There will also be a basket raffle and bake sale during the dinner.

Tickets will be available at the door.

Moore column

Thursday, October 25, 2012 by JENN STUMER Special to The Press in Columns

Club to host party

Point Phillips Rod and Gun Club will host an adult Halloween party Saturday, Oct. 27, 8 p.m. to midnight. The party is open to the public.

The club will have a deejay for music and the kitchen will be open. The event will include games, raffles and drawings along with contests and prizes for the best costumes.

There is a cost but participants can receive a discount for coming in costume or bringing a Jack-O-Lantern.

The club is located at 1035 Smith Gap Road.

For more information, call 610-837-0310.


Northampton column

Thursday, October 25, 2012 by Kellyh LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

Assumption BVM to serve breakfast this Sunday

Assumption BVM will hold a breakfast Sunday, Oct. 28, 8 a.m.-noon, in the social hall, East 22nd Street and Washington Avenue.

The menu includes French toast, pancakes, scrambled eggs or omelet; ham, sausage or bacon; hash browns; toast; juice, milk, coffee or tea.

There is a cost. Tickets will be available at the door.

For more information, call 610-262-2559.


The Queenship of Mary Church will host its annual Food Bazaar Plus Saturday, Nov. 3, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the auditorium of the Good Shepherd Catholic School, West 13th Street, Northampton.

Catasauqua column

Thursday, October 25, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Moms to square off in powder puff game

The moms of Catasauqua will be taking on the moms of Hokendauqua in a powder puff flag football game at the Hokey football field Saturday, Oct. 27, at 2 p.m.

This is the second year for the event and this year both teams have joined together to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Foundation for breast cancer.

Donations can be made to the team at, donation team Catasauqua Rough Riders – Powder Puff 2012.

The Catasauqua team also has the support of local businesses to help get the women game-ready and to raise extra money for the cause.


Cement Worker of the Month

Thursday, October 25, 2012 by ED PANY, Curator, Atlas Cement CompanyMemorial Museum in Columns

Jarrett Hahn, Essroc Nazareth

Mr. Jarrett Hahn was reared in Moore Township. He graduated from Northampton Area High School in 1991, where he was a member of the Konkrete Kid wrestling squad.

Jarrett joined the Army reserves and attended York College.

In 1993, he became employed by Lone Star Cement Co. in Nazareth, joining his father who was a welder at the plant.