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Northern Lehigh

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Historical society receives grant

The Northern Lehigh Historical Society has acknowledged the receipt of a $500 grant from the Henry L. Mickley/Mable S. Fravel Charitable Trust.

The funds will be used to help defray the cost of painting the pavilion at the western approach to the Trout Run Covered Bridge along the Slate Heritage Trail.

Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club will hold meeting at the Moose at 7 p.m. Jan. 21.

The speaker will be Jim Evans on Prostrate Help.

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Slatington Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club will hold a board meeting at 7 p.m. Jan. 15 at the Skeet Club.

Lions Jeff Kunkle (Jan. 6), Richard Fox (Jan. 13), and John Stenger (Jan. 14) are celebrating birthdays.

The club is always looking for new members.

Friday, January 3, 2014

Pool receives grant

The Northern Lehigh Swimming Pool has acknowledged receipt of a $4,077 grant from the Henry L. Mickley/Mable S. Fravel Charitable Trust. The money will go toward the completion of the renovation of the main and baby pools this coming spring.

The 2014 season will open with a complete refurbishment of both pools.

The Swimming Pool Association will hold its annual board of directors reorganization meeting at 7:30 p.m., Feb. 25, in the faculty room at the Slatington Elementary School.

Thursday, December 26, 2013

Tax-Aide site volunteers needed

State Rep. Julie Harhart (R-Lehigh/Northampton) has challenged AARP to open a Tax-Aide site at the Vigilant Fire Company in Slatington and they are looking for volunteer assistance.

Tax-Aide, a partnership between the AARP Foundation and the Internal Revenue Service, provides free federal, state and local tax counseling and preparation to middle and low-income taxpayers of all ages, with special attention to individuals age 60 and over.

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Tax-Aide site volunteers needed

State Rep. Julie Harhart (R-Lehigh/Northampton) has challenged AARP to open a Tax-Aide site at the Vigilant Fire Company in Slatington and they are looking for volunteer assistance.

Tax-Aide, a partnership between the AARP Foundation and the Internal Revenue Service, provides free federal, state and local tax counseling and preparation to middle and low-income taxpayers of all ages, with special attention to individuals age 60 and over.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Slatington Tree Lighting

The annual Slatington Tree Lighting event will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Slatington Memorial Park, 509 Main St., Slatington, across from the Slatington Baptist Church.

All are welcome to join the Greater Northern Lehigh Chamber of Commerce for an evening of socializing and celebrating the holiday season as a community. There will be hot chocolate and cookies while listening to caroling led by the Northern Lehigh Freedom Chorus.

Prior to the lighting of the tree, Santa will arrive by fire truck for photos with the kids.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Tax-Aide site volunteers needed

State Rep. Julie Harhart (R-Lehigh/Northampton) has challenged AARP to open a Tax-Aide site at the Vigilant Fire Company in Slatington and they are looking for volunteer assistance.

Tax-Aide, a partnership between the AARP Foundation and the Internal Revenue Service, provides free federal, state and local tax counseling and preparation to middle and low-income taxpayers of all ages, with special attention to individuals age 60 and over.

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Slatington Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club will hold an indoor meeting at the Moose on Tuesday, Nov. 19.

The speaker will be Christy Haydt, of the Slatington 150th Anniversary Committee.

Lions Carl Peters (Nov. 22) and Matt Guesto (Nov. 29) are celebrating birthdays.

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Tax-Aide site volunteers needed

State Rep. Julie Harhart (R-Lehigh/Northampton) has challenged AARP to open a Tax-Aide site at the Vigilant Fire Company in Slatington and they are looking for volunteer assistance.

Tax-Aide, a partnership between the AARP Foundation and the Internal Revenue Service, provides free federal, state and local tax counseling and preparation to middle and low-income taxpayers of all ages, with special attention to individuals age 60 and over.

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Northern Lehigh Halloween Parade

The 106th annual Northern Lehigh Halloween Parade will take place at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. The lineup will form at 4:30 p.m.

The parade will start in Slatington, continue down Main Street, and go through Walnutport, where it will end at the Walnutport Playground on Lincoln Avenue.

The theme of this year's parade is "Halloween in Fantasy Land."

Anyone who would like to volunteer, or for more information on this year's parade, may call 484-265-1028, or email nlparade@yahoo.com.