Bethlehem Press

Thursday, April 25, 2019


Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

State police arrested 55-year-old Bernice Lynn Eustice, of Bangor, on a city on-ramp for driving under the influence of alcohol March 17.

Around 1:15 a.m. troopers allege observing Eustice’s vehicle on Route 378 near the Eight Avenue interchange drifting from its proper lane five times and driving entirely on on-ramp shoulder. She was stopped and tested.

Eustice is charged with DUI.

Richard S. Czipoth, ingot mold foreman

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Richard S. Czipoth, 77, of Bethlehem, died April 3, 2019, while in the care of St. Luke’s Hospice House. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Geza and Mary (Jakisa) Czipoth. He was the husband of Cory (Tebelman) Czipoth.

He was a foreman in the ingot mold foundry at Bethlehem Steel Corp. He was also as a technician with Dinbokwitz Marine.

He was a member of Christ Church, Bethlehem, where he was a member of the usher’s club.

Joseph Kravatz, worked for BASD

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Joseph Kravatz, 85, of Bethlehem, died April 6, 2019. Born in Lower Saucon Township, he was a son of the late Albert W. and Mary V. (Kovacs) Kravatz. He was the husband of Eleanor (Sabota) Kravatz for 63 years.

He was a tradesman in construction at a young age with his father. He worked for 27 years with Chiles and Sillivan and later retired from the carpenter shop of the Bethlehem Area School District after 10 years.

He was a parishioner of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church since it was founded.

SALISBURY Booster clothing drive April 27

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Salisbury Athletic Booster Club is conducting a one day clothing and more donation drive 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 27 at Salisbury Middle School, 3301 Devonshire Road.

Drop off bagged or boxed items at the main entrance. Late arrivals will not be accepted as the collection truck will arrive between 12:30 and 1:30 p.m.

The event will be held rain or shine.

Boscola backs Greenway project

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in Local News

A bill was sent to Governor Tom Wolf’s desk after clearing the State House of Representatives this week. The legislation (House Bill 18) will legally authorize a Greenway project uniting five different parks from several municipalities along Jordan Creek.

“I applaud local our government leaders for planning this impressive project that will be enjoyed by residents and visitors for many years to come,” Boscola said. “I am always happy to help coordinate state government authorization and assistance to help advance these kinds of local recreational and economic development efforts.


Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

St. Luke’s University Health Network

Gledhill joins family practice

Board-certified family physician Lori Gledhill, M.D., has joined St. Luke’s South Bethlehem Family Practice, a full-service family practice.

Dr. Gledhill earned her medical degree from the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, and completed her residency at Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center. She is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.


Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Area students accepted At Delaware Valley

Delaware Valley University announced that the following Bethlehem area students have been accepted for admission: Korinne Acevedo, Angela Burleigh, Gavyn Coleman, Leia Cottrell, Anthony D’Amico, Ryan Diehl, Georgia Giannaras, Emilie Hattrell, Domenico Italiani, Sarah Kovalchick, Thomas Manos, Aidan Redding, Zachary Teran-Wimer, Declan Thompson and Sarah Weeks.

Caitlin McCadden inducted