A large contingent of parents and students attended the recent Saucon Valley school board meeting. On the agenda was the recognition of efforts and awards received for numerous students who participated in the Lehigh Valley MathCounts Competition, Robotics Club, iTeam and a wrestling athlete.
The Robotics Club participated in a competition at Temple University on March 8th. They competed against schools from lower Bucks, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties. Saucon Valley Middle...
Executive Lamont McClure and the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) announce that applications for the Northampton County Hotel Tax Grant Program are now being accepted.
Applicants must either be a federally registered non-profit entity, 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4), or a municipal entity located within Northampton County. Eligible projects will enhance tourism and/or promote community development within Northampton County and must be completed
within the 2020...
United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley (UWGLV) is poised to make the most significant community investment in the organization’s 101-year history, following a recording-breaking $16.659 million annual campaign. With an additional $3.5 million raised to support specific programs through sources such as grants and sponsorships, UWGLV’s total annual support tops $20 million for the first time.
“We are thankful to each and every person who joined us to make this historic impact in the...
Neighbors that share a nearly 2,000-mile border and trade $1.5 billion in goods and services every day have many reasons to get along. History shows the United States and Mexico have done just that, although it’s never been automatic.
Today that relationship is difficult, according to Cathy Oullette, a Muhlenberg College professor, whose presentation March 20 entitled ‘The United States and Mexico: Partnership Tested” comprised another discussion in the “Great Decisions Foreign Policy...
Wednesday, April 24
Bethlehem Parking Authority, 4:30 p.m. 85 W. North St.
Bethlehem Zoning Hearing Board, 7 p.m. city hall, 10 E. Church St.
Bethlehem Township Zoning Hearing meeting, 6:30 p.m. Municipal building, 4225 Easton Ave.
Lehigh Co. Board of Commissioners, 7:30 p.m. Public hearing room, Gov’t. Center, 17 S. Seventh St., Allentown.
Thursday, April 25
Hanover Twp. (Norco) Zoning Hearing Board, time to be announced. 3630 Jacksonville Road....
The National Take Back Day drug collection will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 27. Lehigh County residents may take expired and unused prescription and over-the-counter medications to police departments and other locations in Lehigh County.
County residents may dispose of capsules, pills, including pet medications, and liquids. Syringes or sharps will not be accepted. Residents who dispose of medications will remain anonymous, and no questions will be asked.
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.