Hanover Township will host a free electronics recycling day Sept. 29 from 9 a.m. to noon. Everything from cell phones to refrigerators will be accepted. There will be a small fee for batteries (75 cents per pound) and fluorescent lamps (25 cents each). This event will take place at the municipal complex, located at 3630 Jacksonville Road.
Supervisor Jack Nagle made this announcement during a brief meeting of the township supervisors Sept. 11, following a flag retirement ceremony.
A nearly-out-of-breath Jack Silva spoke of near-future plans with Bethlehem Area School District directors during the curriculum meeting Spt. 10.
It was Bethlehem's version of the United Nations when teachers and scholars from all over the world spent three days at the Hotel Bethlehem attending the 15th World Conference of the International Institute for Restorative Practices (IIRP).
Backed by a strong presence from Nazareth Ambulance Corps (NAC) employees, a paramedic's well-delivered speech convinced Northampton County Council to delay its decision to award a contract for Gracedale residents to LifeStar Response, a non-emergency medical transport service.
Animals are available for adoption at the Center for Animal Health & Welfare no-kill shelter, 1165 Island Park Road, Easton. The shelter is working to end pet overpopulation by running a clinic so animals can be spayed or neutered before they go home. For more information, call 610-252-7722 or visit www.healthyanimalcenter.org.