Bethlehem Press

Monday, July 13, 2020

‘A moral emergency’ NAACP hosts rally in memory of George Floyd

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 by DOUGLAS GRAVES in Local News

A multi-ethnic and multi-racial group of about 200 people gathered in Bethlehem’s Payrow Plaza June 6 to hear speeches by officers of local NAACP chapters and some religious leaders. All spoke in support of continued action in support of justice in the nation’s judicial system, especially at the hands of police. The need for accountability of police for their actions was a central theme.

How Christian business owners should lead in a time of crisis

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 by The Press in Local News

The COVID-19 pandemic is testing the leadership capacity of business owners and CEOs across the nation and world, and that’s perhaps especially true for those whose spiritual lives are fully integrated with their business lives.

Christian business leaders face the onerous task of making difficult management decisions in uncertain times while still holding true to their Christian values.

GREEN PHASE Dining, professional sports guidelines

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 by The Press in Local News

As more counties move to yellow and green, Governor Tom Wolf has issued an order to elaborate on the reopening process for green phase counties and guidance on outdoor dining in yellow counties, dining in green counties, and professional sports in yellow counties.

Green Phase updated order

The governor elaborated on green phase guidelines announced on May 22 by issuing an updated order for counties in the green phase of reopening.

The orders from Governor Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine update existing yellow phase orders with these revisions:

Gift of Life Donor program offers tips for coping with grief during pandemic

Monday, June 8, 2020 by JACQUELYN KATES AND LARA MORETTI in Local News

These are unprecedented times. People across the country are adjusting to major disruptions in their daily lives as a result of COVID-19.

The impact is wide-reaching – resulting in drastic changes to work and school routines, financial and food security and imposed social restrictions – all of which have left many grappling with the loss of normalcy.

These enormous transitions are compounded by the anxiety of contracting coronavirus.

Disruptions, uncertainty and changes in our daily routines have an emotional impact on all of us.

Wold details Green phase changes

Monday, June 8, 2020 by The Press in Local News

As more counties move to yellow and green, Governor Tom Wolf today issued an order to elaborate on the reopening process for green phase counties and guidance on outdoor dining in yellow counties, dining in green counties, and professional sports in yellow counties.

Green Phase Updated Order

The governor elaborated on green phase guidelines announced on May 22 by issuing an updated order for counties in the green phase of reopening.

The orders from Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine update existing yellow phase orders with these revisions: