Parkland Press

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Lehigh County honors senior heroes

Thursday, May 31, 2018 by SAMANTHA ANDERSON in Local News

Lehigh County Office of Aging and Adult Services recently honored older adults who have displayed generosity to improve and enhance the lives of those around them. The 18th annual Tribute to Unsung Heroes was held May 16 at the Zentz Building at Fellowship Community, Whitehall.

Dora M. Gensemer, of South Whitehall, is a Master Gardener and co-chairs the Peace Garden Ministry at Jordan United Church of Christ. She is also active with the church offering rides to those in need, organizing the Food for the Flock Ministry and caring for others.

Dougherty, Chaudhary seek District 2 seat

Thursday, November 2, 2017 by SAMANTHA ANDERSON in Local News

Two candidates are seeking one spot as a Lehigh County commissioner in District 2, which includes the townships of South Whitehall and Upper and Lower Macungie and the Borough of Alburtis.

The Press asked the candidates the following question: As a Lehigh County commissioner, how could you help the senior citizens of the Lehigh Valley?

Percy H. Dougherty Republican

Grammes, Elbich seek Lehigh County District 1 win

Thursday, November 2, 2017 by SAMANTHA ANDERSON in Local News

Two candidates are seeking one spot for a four-year term as Lehigh County commissioner in District 1, which includes Coplay and Slatington boroughs and Whitehall, Lynn, Weisenberg, Heidelberg, Washington, North Whitehall and Lowhill townships.

The Press asked the candidates the following question: As a Lehigh County commissioner, how could you help the senior citizens of the Lehigh Valley?

Marc J. Grammes

Republican