Bethlehem Press

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Press photos by dana grubb Emergency vehiocles from throught the Lehigh Valley proceed to Holy Savior Cemetery in Bethlehem for the burial of Bill Guth.

Life saver given fond farewell


He was easy to spot. He was cruising by in emergency vehicles, lights and sirens blaring. He was at the hospitals, offering constant support. He was in meetings with countless officials and residents seeking to better the community. And he was in...

PRESS PHOTO BY BERNIE O'HARE Steve Schmitt in 2012, after getting zoning approval for a satellite office on West Broad Street where residents could learn how to make bike repairs.

Steve Schmitt: A diamond

By BERNIE O'HARE in Local News

Brash. Brilliant. Controversial. Colorful.

These are just some of the adjectives that could be used to describe alternative transportation advocate Steve Schmitt. But they would fail to come close to capturing this Lehigh Valley pioneer....