Bethlehem Press

Monday, February 19, 2018

Mounted unit’s new home takes shape

Monday, February 6, 2017 by DANA GRUBB in Local News

Construction on the new Bethlehem Mounted Police barn is progressing with completion expected by late March or early April according to Friends of the Bethlehem Mounted Police vice president Greg Solderitch.

General contractor B & D Builders and sub contractors are erecting the pole building two story structure and installing utilities on a 10 acre parcel leased from the Allentown Diocese and Holy Savior Cemetery in north Bethlehem.

Bethlehem barber for the Falcons

Monday, February 6, 2017 by DANA GRUBB in Local News

In an area where Eagles, Giants and Steelers fans rule the roost, Bethlehem barber Denny Roebuck, an Atlanta Falcons fan since 1966, is no doubt in the minority.

At age 9, Roebuck attended an Eagles vs. Falcons game in Philadelphia with family members who were Eagles fans. He says, “Being the person that I am, I cheered for the Falcons.” It was their inaugural season in the NFL.

Eagle project benefits city park

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 by DANA GRUBB in Local News

Visitors to Bethlehem’s Monocacy Park will benefit from the hard work of Eagle Scout Nicholas LaRoza, who has completed an information kiosk at the head of the Monocacy Pathway where it meets the parking lot along Illick’s Mill Road. LaRoza, a junior at Northampton High School, is a member of Bethlehem based Troop 318 and resides in East Allen Township with his parents, Steve and Dawn LaRoza.

‘Anything is possible for you’

Monday, January 2, 2017 by DANA GRUBB in Local News

Steaks & burgers

The 24th annual Steak and Burger Dinner benefiting the Boys and Girls Club of Bethlehem was held in late October at the Historic Hotel Bethlehem.

Fifty-two current club members, and nearly 90 sponsors and guests were feted in the hotel’s main ballroom, which was decorated with a Hollywood movie theme in honor of keynote speaker Dan Roebuck, a Bethlehem native who is an actor, director and producer.