Kutztown Folk Festival Announces 2022 Dates, Unveils New Website

The Kutztown Folk Festival will return in-person this summer, July 2-10, at the Kutztown Fairgrounds. "We are thrilled to welcome people back to the Fairgrounds for the 2022 Kutztown Folk Festival," said Heather Zimmerman, Festival...

Konkrete Kid High School Honor Roll – 2nd Quarter

Grade 9 Distinguished Honors: Hailey Grace Achey, Brett Robert Bastian, Stephen David Bastow, Logan Michael Berger, Ava Rose Billy, Elijah John Block, Hannah Elizabeth Bowers, Ethan Hamilton Brobst, Toni Christine Bubier, Sophie Jean Burkhart, Morgan Beth...

NCC to Offer Industrial Maintenance Training Program

Are you a problem-solver? Do you enjoy fixing things and working with your hands? Are you wondering how to get started in a well-paying, in-demand field? Northampton Community College (NCC) is offering a 10-week accelerated...

Konkrete Kid High School Honor Roll – 1st quarter

Grade 9 Distinguished Honors Hailey Grace Achey, Brett Robert Bastian, Stephen David Bastow, Anne Elizabeth Beenders, Logan Michael Berger, Kennedy Madison Beruta, Ava Rose Billy, Jacob Stephen Bindics, Elijah John Block, Hannah Elizabeth Bowers, Ethan Hamilton...

The Giant Company’s feeding school kids initiative returns

The GIANT Company today announced the return of its Feeding School Kids initiative. From now through Feb. 28, customers at GIANT, MARTIN’S and GIANT Heirloom Market stores are invited to round up their grocery...

Slatington Library adds names to Louise Hallman Plaque

On Tuesday, December 14 at 6:30 p.m., the Slatington Public Library hosted the family and friends of the newest names added to the Louise Hallman Memorial Plaque: The memory of Russell Hallman, Ron and...

Slatington High School Class of 1953 celebrates their 68th year reunion

The Slatington High School Class of 1953 celebrated their 68th year reunion on October 21st at Morgans Restaurant. There were 22 in attendance, 13 class members and 9 spouses/guests. A great time was had...

Friends of Dave Altrichter plant a viburnum shrub in memory of his late wife,...

By Nancy Thatcher Friends of Dave Altrichter, pictured in the red shirt, planted a viburnum shrub in memory of his late wife, Janice. The shrub was placed in the native plant restoration area in...

Neffs National Bank donates funds to area educational foundations and announces partnership for financial...

The Neffs National Bank presented donations to nine educational foundations totaling $100,000. The donations were given in March of 2020 at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, and were officially presented to representatives from...

The Slatington Rotary Club and Student Interact Club Help Preserve the Slatington Veterans Memorial

On August 30th an energetic group of 18 volunteers gathered at the Veterans Memorial to assist the Borough of Slatington by pulling weeds and beautifying the landscape. This group consisted of 11 Interact...