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Thursday, August 9, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Local News

The Catasauqua American Legion proudly presents King Henry and the Showmen on Friday, Aug. 24.

Light refreshments and beer and soda will be served from 7 to 8 p.m.

The showtime is 8 to 11 p.m. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door and seating is limited to 170 persons.

For tickets, contact Dave Coy at 484-597-6854 or call the legion at 610-264-1606.

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The Catasauqua Community Thrift Shop, 113 Bridge St., will hold a one-half price sale...

Smith family has deep roots in the Lehigh Valley

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by ED PANY, Curator, Atlas Cement Company Memorial Museum in Local News

In this new series, I will be speaking to Mr. Harold Smith, a well-known, highly respected local resident who is president of the Northampton Historical Society and historian of the Zion Stone Church. He is a former employee of Miller's Department Store in Northampton, Kotsch's Market in Fullerton and member of numerous community organizations.

Mr. Smith is extremely proud of his Pennsylvania "Dutch" German heritage. The Pennsylvania Dutch were some of the early immigrants to "Penn's...

North Catasauqua police

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 29

· Officers responded to a burglar alarm in the 1200 block of Fifth Street.

· Police investigated a complaint about weeds in the 1000 block of Fourth Street.

· Officers assisted the Catasauqua Police Department in the 200 block of Mulberry Street.

JULY 30

· Officers assisted EMS in the 1400 block of Main Street.

· Officers assisted the Catasauqua Police Department in...

Service News

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by The Press in Local News

U.S. AIR FORCE

Christman promoted to senior airman

Tyler S. Christman has been promoted to the rank of senior airman in the U.S. Air Force.

Christman is a medical laboratory specialist assigned to the 59th Medical Wing at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. He has served in the military for three years.

He is the son of Ann Kolodich and the grandson of Carol Christman, both of Catasauqua, and the son of Rodney Christman of Lehigh Township.

Christman is a 2008...

Breakfast set for Aug. 19

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by The Press in Local News

The Lehigh Township Volunteer Fire Company Country Garden will hold an all-you-can-eat breakfast Sunday, Aug. 19, from 8 a.m. to noon.

All proceeds benefit the fire company.

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Cherryville Senior Center, located at Hope Lutheran Church, Route 248, Cherryville, has the following activities scheduled:

Monday, Aug. 13: 10 a.m., quilts and puzzles; 11:15 a.m., exercise

Tuesday, Aug. 14: 9 a.m., crafts; 10 a.m., quilts and puzzles; 10:30 a.m., cards; 12:15 p.m...

Bath 275th celebration starts Sat.

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Local News

The borough of Bath will celebrate its 275th anniversary this coming week.

Below is a list of the events planned for the anniversary celebration.

Saturday, Aug. 11 – Anniversary Gala Dinner Dance at the Bath Social Hall, 7-11 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 12 – Anniversary Choir concert, 2 p.m., St. John's church; Ecumenical church service, 6 p.m., Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church.

Monday, Aug. 13 – Presentation of plaque to borough, 3 p.m. – Ciff Cowling Pavilion;...

Man charged in murder of Whitehall woman

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

An Allentown man has been charged with homicide in the July death of a 20-year-old Whitehall Township woman whose body was found in a wooded area in Salisbury Township

Jonathan Nunez, 20, of 253 E. Fairview St., Allentown, was charged Aug. 2 in the death of Kimberly Cardona, who was found the evening of July 5 near the road in the 2700 block of Lanze Lane, Salisbury Township.

Nunez was to be arraigned in Lehigh County Central Booking.

An affidavit of probable cause filed...