Dedication on June 9 constructed IRT Levans Road Trailhead pavilion 10 a.m. June 9 at 3256 Levans Road, North Whitehall Township.
Commissioners of the Ironton Rail-Trail will have a dedication of the recently constructed IRT Levans Road Trailhead pavilion 10 a.m. June 9 at 3256 Levans Road, North Whitehall Township.
There will also be a 5K Run/Walk from the pavilion to Portland Street and back.
Constructing the pavilion on this section of trail, which was opened in 2016, fulfills the goal of the IRT Master Plan.
It took 23 years of dedicated work by members and friends of the IRT...
Work more efficiently, save money and better manage the growth in their communities, all while they save for the future.
That’s essentially the plan for six Northern Lehigh County communities who came together for an afternoon news conference May 29 at Olde Homestead Golf Club, New Tripoli.
The purpose was to kick off an 18-month effort to draft a new Northern Lehigh MultiMunicipal Comprehensive Plan to update the 2004 Northern Region of Lehigh County Comprehensive Plan....
Cedar Union Church, South Whitehall, presented a First Responders Appreciation Service on May 5.
Lutheran Pastor John Lamb and United Church of Christ Pastor Candi Cain-Borgman greeted the first responders and acknowledged their contributions to the health, welfare and safety they provide to township residents.
Penn State Extension is offering a class titled “Managing Invasive Plants” 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. July 24 at Penn State Extension Lehigh County, 4184 Dorney Park Road, South Whitehall.
Managing Invasive Plants will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to properly identify invasive plants and develop strategies for treatment and control.
A portion of the day will be spent in the field looking at invasive plants, the results of management, and a...
Eighth-grade students from the Parkland School District recently had a unique opportunity to study physics.
All it took was a trip to Dorney Park, South Whitehall, and riding the roller coasters.
Each group of four to six students was given an assignment to solve a physics problem related to roller coasters.
Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will meet 7:30 p.m. June 6 in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem.
The program will be “The Dangers of Lyme Disease,” presented by Cathy Gumlock.
Members and others interested in ham radio are invited to attend.
For more information, go to dlarc.org, email KE3AW@ARRLnet or call 610-432-8286.
South Whitehall Director of Operations Randy Cope is looking ahead to a future project to remove the gabion baskets along the Jordan Creek at Covered Bridge Park.
He is seeking a grant of $50,000 from the state flood mitigation program to begin the process.
Cope said the gabion devices are wire baskets filled with rocks to support the stream bank and to prevent erosion.
He said the 4-foot to 6-foot high baskets were installed by the township along the stream many years...
The Allentown Flag Day Association will have a flag-raising ceremony, rain or shine, noon June 14 at Allentown City Hall Plaza.
At 7 p.m. there will be Allentown Band concert in West Park at 16th and Turner Streets, including a patriotic address by Judge Melissa Pavlack of the Lehigh County Court of Common Pleas.
Concert rain site is the auditorium of Willlam Allen High School.
Bugler Bob Sedlick, Jr. will call for the Presentation of the Colors by the...