Bethlehem Press

Thursday, June 4, 2020
PRESS PHOTOS BY TINAMARIE MARTIN AND SCOTT M. NAGYSaquon Barkley speaks to a crowd of nearly 5,000 during a day hosted in his honor by the Borough of Coplay. Grateful for the outpouring of love and support from family, friends and Zephyr and Penn State faithful, Barkley called the parade and ceremony, held at Saylor Park (below), “truly, truly amazing.” Copyright - Scott M. Nagy

What a day!

By JAMES BUNTING in Local News

For frequent visitors of Happy Valley in the fall, hearing Neil Diamond’s “Sweet Caroline” blasting from speakers and chants of “We Are” in the streets is nothing new.

But Coplay residents expecting to do their normal Saturday morning...

PRESS PHOTOS BY DANA GRUBBThe intricate artwork of a pysanky egg can be seen as Donna Yob uses the wax resistant method called batik to create another masterpiece.

Forever eggs

By DANA GRUBB in Local News

Master Pysanky artist Donna Yob has been creating intricately designed pysanky eggs for nearly 50 years. Pysanky, meaning “to write,” is an egg decorating process that uses a wax-resistant process called batik.

She demonstrated her...