Slatington Library News

Slatington Library News submitted by Louise Bechtel The library has a new web page! Find us at www.slatingtonlibrary.org. Christy Haydt will present his take on the history of Slatington. Join us on Friday, November 2nd at 6:00pm...

Free Amateur Radio License Classes

Free Amateur Radio License Classes submitted by Bob Green Amateur Radio (ham radio) is a popular hobby and public communication service that brings people, electronics and communication together. People use ham radio to talk across town,...

Mosquitoes estimated to be 2 to 3 times more active than normal along US...

Mosquitoes estimated to be 2 to 3 times more active than normal along US East Coast submitted by AccuWeather Not only in the Southern states, where there are typically high levels of mosquitoes due to the...

Dream Come True Blue Ridge Chapter needs your help

Dream Come True Blue Ridge Chapter needs your help submitted by Eric Heiney Dream Come True Blue Ridge Chapter needs your help. Walnutport Borough Playground will be hosting charity boys versus girls games on Saturday, September 8th,...

Injury Recovery Should Include Prescriptions Plus Natural Medicines

Injury Recovery Should Include Prescriptions Plus Natural Medicines submitted by Cathy Hayes Suffer an injury – a twisted knee, a turned ankle – and you know what’s likely to come next: swelling and reddening of the...

LCCC Dedicates Student Union in Memory of Byron L. Shoemaker

LCCC Dedicates Student Union in Memory of Byron L. Shoemaker submitted by Denise M. Reifinger Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) has renamed the Student Union at its main campus to the Byron L. Shoemaker Student Union,...

Giant coming to Walnutport

GIANT TO GROW ITS STORE NETWORK ACROSS PENNSYLVANIA Laura Jacobs $70 million capital investment to benefit customers and local communities Company invests $1 million to fight hunger Carlisle, PA – GIANT Food Stores today announced the company...

Konkrete Kid DECA Members off to Atlanta

Konkrete Kid DECA Members off to Atlanta submitted by Tara Mrazik This past February, 142 of Northampton Area High School’s DECA members competed at the annual Pennsylvania DECA State Career Development Conference at the Hershey Lodge...

A History Built on Slate

A History Built on Slate Source: www.slatington.org Located across from Walnutport on the west side of the Lehigh River, Slatington became the center of the region’s Slate industry. In its heyday, slate was used for everything from...

Wedding Profiles-Kelly and Tristen Bergstresser

Wedding Profiles submitted by Lacey Remaley Kelly and Tristen Bergstresser Kelly (Remaley) Bergstresser- from Germansville and Tristen Bergstresser- from Kunkletown Tristen and I met on match.com April 2014 (romantic, right?) on literally one of the last days that we possibly could have...