Parkland Press

Thursday, October 17, 2019
South Whitehall’s Parks and Recreation Department had a ribbon cutting Sept. 10 at one of its renovated parks, the revamped Grove Street Park, at Grove Street and Whitehall Avenue. AJ Preston, 3, of South Whitehall, breaks in a new swing at the park. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Photography South Whitehall’s Parks and Recreation Department had a ribbon cutting Sept. 10 at one of its renovated parks, the revamped Grove Street Park, at Grove Street and Whitehall Avenue. AJ Preston, 3, of South Whitehall, breaks in a new swing at the park. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Photography
Lacy Chrin, 5, Allentown, shows how to access the top of the new slide at Grove Street Park. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Photography Lacy Chrin, 5, Allentown, shows how to access the top of the new slide at Grove Street Park. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Photography
A snake at a park? Of course, especially when it’s with Jen Purcell of the Wildlands Conservancy. This beautiful Okee Corn Snake, named due to yellow patterning on its belly resembling rows of corn on a cob, was very interesting to Lacy Chrin. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Photography A snake at a park? Of course, especially when it’s with Jen Purcell of the Wildlands Conservancy. This beautiful Okee Corn Snake, named due to yellow patterning on its belly resembling rows of corn on a cob, was very interesting to Lacy Chrin. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Photography
PRESS PHOTOS BY LOU WHEELAND Enjoying a double serving are Zachary Peterson and Austin Torres, both 3, of South Whitehall. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Photography PRESS PHOTOS BY LOU WHEELAND Enjoying a double serving are Zachary Peterson and Austin Torres, both 3, of South Whitehall. Copyright - Lou Wheeland Photography
South Whitehall Superintendent of Maintenance Herb Bender, holding one end of the ribbon, reacts to the difficulty experienced by Commissioners President Tori Morgan and the children helping her cut the ribbon. Next to Bender is South Whitehall Assistant Public Works Director Jerry Charvala, Lucas Apgar, Nicholas Fitzgerald and Kyle Cummings, Sean Fitzgerald with the parks and recreation crew, Copyright - Lou Wheeland Photography South Whitehall Superintendent of Maintenance Herb Bender, holding one end of the ribbon, reacts to the difficulty experienced by Commissioners President Tori Morgan and the children helping her cut the ribbon. Next to Bender is South Whitehall Assistant Public Works Director Jerry Charvala, Lucas Apgar, Nicholas Fitzgerald and Kyle Cummings, Sean Fitzgerald with the parks and recreation crew, Copyright - Lou Wheeland Photography

Grove Street Park opening

Thursday, October 3, 2019 by The Press in Local News