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Atria community shows support

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 by DANA GRUBB in Local News

For the fourth year, residents, their families and staff at Atria Bethlehem’s assisted living facility have conducted a number of fundraising activities in recognition of breast cancer awareness during October.

This year, a check for $1,415 was presented by Atria Bethlehem Executive Director Arielle Allen to Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition community outreach director Kristen Snoke on Nov. 15.

‘We like to do quirky kinds of things’

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 by DANA GRUBB in Local News

Election goes to the dogs

There’s another election going on in Bethlehem and it has nothing to do with Republicans, Democrats or Independents. Instead, the Puppy Palace Doggie Day Care is running an election on Facebook with 23 parties broken down by dog breed running in a primary election through Oct. 30.

Winners in each category will then square off in a general election that culminates with the Facebook polls closing Nov. 8 at 8 p.m.

Puppy Palace owner Shannon Patrick said she has been working on this idea since August and that its reception has been fantastic.

Article By: DANA GRUBB Special to th Bethlehem Press

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 by DANA GRUBB in Opinion

At its Oct. 18 meeting, Bethlehem City Council approved an ordinance advanced by the city administration that bans homeowners from parking on their front lawns, except under certain circumstances. The measure is designed to address the aesthetics of parking one’s vehicle on one’s private front lawn.

It appears to be more of a solution in search of a problem.