Bethlehem Press

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Police arrested Anthony Alvarado-Ortiz, 29, of Hoffert Street in Fountain Hill, on five counts of indecent assault Sept. 27.

Police say local women aged 20-27 reported a number of incidents since June of a man grabbing and touching them. These all took place around the Lehigh University area, and a number involved the man exiting a blue vehicle.

Alvarado-Ortiz was remanded to Northampton County Prison in lieu of $150,000 bail.

MEETING BOARD

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Wednesday, October 16

Northampton Co. Personnel Committee, 4 p.m., Northampton Co. Courthouse, 669 Washington St., Easton.

Northampton Co. Finance Committee, 5 p.m., Northampton Co. Courthouse, 669 Washington St., Easton.

Northampton Co. Capital Projects and Operations Committee, 6 p.m., Northampton Co. Courthouse, 669 Washington St., Easton.

Hellertown Borough Zoning Hearing, 7 p.m. 685 Main St.

Lehigh Co. Commissioners, 7:30 p.m. Public hearing room, Gov’t. Center, 17 S. Seventh St., Allentown.

Thursday, October 17

Retail theft

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Colonial Regional Police arrested a 20-year-old Hellertown woman for alleged retail theft from the Lower Nazareth Township Kohls store June 28.

According to police, loss prevention officers observed Kylie Elizabeth Henn behaving suspiciously and notified police, who monitored her further and agreed, apprehending her with more than $170 of merchandise on her person.

Henn was charged with retail theft, and the case was transferred to the court of common pleas. Arraignment is scheduled for Nov. 7.

College, homecoming, and witch-hunting

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 by The Press in School

The fall semester is under way. Liberty’s seniors, only nine months away from graduation, are putting together applications that will soon be sent to their universities of choice. Most seniors apply to college through the Common Application platform, which allows students to apply to multiple colleges at once, so that they only have to fill out certain details, including name, address, scores, and extracurricular activities, once.

Fellowship Community, ArtsQuest present dementia improv program

Saturday, October 12, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Fellowship Community, a continuing care retirement community, is partnering with ArtsQuest to present a dementia improv program for care partners of those with dementia.

The “Dementia Improv Program” is at 7 p.m. Oct, 21, Zentz Community Center, Fellowship Community, 3020 Fellowship Drive, Whitehall.

To register: FellowshipCommunity.com.

The collaborative program will include a review of the symptoms of dementia and an interactive learning experience using improv guidelines as a best practice for communicating.