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Wednesday, January 16, 2013 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

The Northampton Liederkranz, 402 E. Ninth St., will host a breakfast Sunday, Jan. 20, 8 a.m.-noon.

There is a cost.

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The Friends of the Northampton Area Public Library will be running a chartered bus trip to the 2013 Philadelphia Flower Show on Friday, March 8.

The bus will depart at 8 a.m. from the Northampton Recreation Center, 1 Lerchenmiller Drive, and will arrive back at approximately 6 p.m.

The cost of a ticket includes transportation and admission...

Tama bldg plans move ahead

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 by AL RECKER Special to The Press in Local News

Contractors could be on the site of the former Tama Manufacturing Company to begin major renovations by spring.

The Northampton Borough Planning Commission voted last Wednesday in favor of converting the three-story structure into apartments.

Before Pat and Dan Donnelly, of Middletown, N.J., can begin work on the property located in the 1700 block of Main and Franklin streets, borough council must give its consent. A vote by borough lawmakers could take place within the next...

North Catasauqua

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JANUARY 6

· Officers responded to a motor vehicle crash in the 1100 block of Fourth Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 1200 block of Third Street.

JANUARY 7

· Officers assisted the Catasauqua Police Department in the 700 block of Front Street.

· A report of an animal at large brought police to the 1400 block of Howertown Road.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 100 block of...

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

DECEMBER 31

· Police responded to a domestic call in the 600 block of Bath Avenue.

· A motor vehicle crash brought officers to Race Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 200 block of York Street.

· Police were called to the 900 block of Church Street to investigate a report of loud noise.

JANUARY 1

· Officers assisted EMS in the 200 block of Prospect Street.

· A report...

District News

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 by JULIE BECK Special to The Press in School

The Northampton Area School District PTA Council Reflections Awards will be presented 7 p.m. tonight at the high school.

Reflections is an annual arts contest sponsored by the PTA. Winners at the building level advance to the district level. The awards given tonight are for the district level.

Breakfast with dads: The George Wolf PTA will sponsor a breakfast with Dads Saturday, Jan. 19, at George Wolf Elementary School. The snow date is Jan. 26.

Schools will be open:...

Classical music

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Mock Turtle and the Pennsylvania Sinfonia Orchestra present a great new piece for young listeners entitled "The Museum of Music."

The presentation will take place 10 a.m. Jan. 18 at the Ice House in Bethlehem. The program will include eight full-sized puppets coming to life as the museum opens its doors to the world of classical music.

Moving to the live musical accompaniment of some of the region's best classical musicians, children will learn just how much classical music...

Northampton police

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

DECEMBER 26

· Police responded to a report of two men fighting in the parking lot at Redner's Quick Shoppe, 75 West 21st Street.

DECEMBER 27

· A report of a tire punctured on a vehicle brought police to the 900 block of Dewey Avenue.

DECEMBER 28

· Police were called to The Gin Mill, 1750 Main St., to investigate a report of an intoxicated man who refused to vacate the premises.

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Whitehall police

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

DECEMBER 30

· A report of a disturbance brought officers to the 700 block of Seventh Street.

· Police responded to a report of a missing juvenile in the 2200 block of Second Avenue.

· Officers were called to the 400 block of Main Street to investigate a report of suspicious activity.

· A report of a reckless driver brought police to Third Street.

DECEMBER 31

· Police responded...

Coplay column

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 by AL RECKER Special to The Press in Columns

Coplay Lions Club's popular Super Bowl breakfast is scheduled for Sunday, Feb.3, at the Coplay Saengerbund, Fifth Street and Schreiber Avenue.

The all-you-can-eat event, which brings throngs of families, serves as a principal fundraiser for the club. The club also holds fundraising events for programs for the visually impaired and is otherwise active in the community. Most recently club members refurbished the baseball dugouts for the Coplay American Legion baseball program at Sammy...