Bethlehem Press

Friday, July 3, 2020
The bronze plaque on the Pfeifle Memorial provides a short summary of Mayor Robert Pfeifle’s accomplishments as the longest serving mayor of the City of Bethlehem.

Serving Bethlehem 1930 to 1950

By DANA GRUBB in Local News

For a number of years, Richard Stiles has been on a mission to have one-time Bethlehem Mayor Robert Pfeifle honored with a memorial. Pfeifle served as mayor of Bethlehem from 1930 to 1950, longer than any other mayor in the city’s history, and...

press photos by ed courrier0159: The tour group gathers outside the second-floor climate-controlled vault that is home to the Elizabeth Johnston Prime Dollhouse and Toy Collection. At right is Keith Sten with a photo of the late collector with one of her larger dollhouses. Left of Sten are four generations of one family who came to share the experience. Copyright - © Ed Courrier


By ED COURRIER in Local News

Don’t sweat the small stuff, discover it at the Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts at 427 N. New St. Hidden away in the second floor vault are rows of movable shelving housing the Elizabeth Johnston Prime Dollhouse and Toy Collection. With 44...