Bethlehem Press

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Trestle redesign gets under way

Wednesday, August 29, 2012 by NATE JASTRZEMSKI in Local News

City officials announced at an afternoon press conference Aug. 15 the implementation of a $236,000 study to develop the old Hoover-Mason Trestle at the Bethlehem Steel furnaces into an idyllic walking path connecting the ArtsQuest Steelstacks campus and Sands Casino resort.

Mayor John Callahan, City Redevelopment Authority Executive Director Tony Hanna and Wallace Roberts and Todd architects principle Antonio Fiol-Silva together described the study as the next logical step for the site.


Wednesday, August 29, 2012 by The Press in Local News

SPECIAL OLYMPICS BETHLEHEM is in need of a training coordinator. Contact Robert Sehee, 610-419-3285,

AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION, Bethlehem, needs help to make the next diabetes walk in Bethlehem Oct. 13 the most fun and successful walk to date. Contact Dawn Fernandez, 888-342-2383, ext. 4625,

THE COCO FOUNDATION, Bethlehem, needs volunteers for its annual Tee time for Coco Golf Tournament Sept. 29. Contact Lisa Walker, 570-954-8024,


Wednesday, August 29, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Wednesday, August 29

Bethlehem Twp. Zoning Hearing Board, 6:30 p.m. municipal building, 4225 Easton Ave.

Thursday, August 30

Bethlehem Zoning Hearing Board, 7 p.m., 10 E. Church St. (this is correct- second of two meetings in August)

Tuesday, September 4

Bethlehem Council, 7 p.m., City Hall, 10 E. Church St.

Hellertown Council, 7 p.m. 685 Main St.

Thursday, September 6

Northampton Co. Council, 6:30 p.m., Northampton Co. Courthouse, 669 Washington St., Easton.


Wednesday, August 29, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Community Schools benefit from registering store cards

Registering or reregistering Giant, Bottom Dollar and Target store cards will help local schools. With all of the cuts in school funding, this helps supplement programming, school supplies and other needs. School names and codes are available on the websites.

Register Giant cards after August 26 at; Bottom Dollar anytime at; and Target anytime at