Bethlehem Press

Wednesday, April 1, 2020
John Stofanak on the accordion is one of four musicians in the Changing Times band that played during the Polka Mass.

Ministering to the soul and body

By CAROLE GORNEY in Local News

The Holy Ghost Church in South Bethlehem has a heritage of ministering to both the spiritual and the physical needs of its parishioners. So the second annual polka Mass and halupki (stuffed cabbage) dinner this fall provided a perfect example of...

press photos by douglas gravesDianne V. Elliott, the executive director of New Bethany Ministries, opened the ceremonies at the Souper Day 2018 fundraiser luncheon Oct. 16 at Blue in Bethlehem Township. She described some of the non-profit’s projects; she also announced her planned retirement at the end of December after almost nine years as executive director. Her staff credited Elliot with

New Bethany Souper Day

By The Press in Local News


by Dianne Elliot

Executive director

Choice Food Pantry

We are opening our new choice food pantry at 308 Shawnee St. in Bethlehem at the end of the month. It is around the corner in the alley behind the...