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Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Winter recess

Northern Lehigh School District will have early dismissal at 11:45 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 23. Schools will remain closed for Winter Recess from Dec. 24 through Jan. 2. School resumes Monday, Jan. 3.

Happy Holidays

Merry Christmas to all of our readers.

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Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Crime Watch

The Slatington Crime Watch encourages visitors to attend its Christmas Open House from 7-8 p.m. Thursday at Slatington Borough Hall.

The event is open to everyone in the Slatington area. There will be light refreshments, though visitors are encouraged to bring a treat to share. The Crime Watch will provide the beverages.

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Slatington Crime Watch

The Slatington Crime Watch will hold a Christmas Open House from 7-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 16, in the borough hall board room.

The open house will replace the group's monthly meeting. Light refreshments will be available.

Slatington Lions Club

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

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

The Slatington Lions Club will hold a meeting at the Moose at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7. The speaker will be Nick Hawkey, who will discuss "Toys for Tots" and "Dream Come True."

Slatington Crime Watch Open House

The Slatington Crime Watch will hold a Christmas Open House from 7-8 p.m. Dec. 16 in the Slatington Borough Hall Board Room instead of its monthly meeting.

Light refreshments will be served.

Senior CitizenProgram canceled

Due to the renovations at Slatington Elementary, the Senior Citizen Program at the school has been canceled this year.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Woman's Club of Slatington

The Woman's Club of Slatington recently hosted a speaker on Pachacuti Fair Trade and gifts. The proceeds collected from the sale of these items goes back to the third world countries were the items were made. This topic gave members a chance to start some early holiday shopping and help out the club's International Affairs department.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Slatington Public Library

The library staff is grateful for support of its Longaberger Basket Bingo. All proceeds will benefit the library. The winner of the raffle for the original painting by Donald Jones was Fran Greenzwieg.

The Wonderful World of Wildlife will be held on Dec. 18 (the third Saturday of the month). The program begins at 10 a.m. and is open to children ages 4 to fifth grade.

The library accepts book donations with the exception of encyclopedias, text books and Reader's Digest condensed books.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Slatington Legion Veterans Day Service

The Allen O. Delke American Legion Post 16, Slatington, will conduct its annual Veterans Day Services at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 14, at Union United Church of Christ, 5550 Route 873, Neffs. President of Veterans Day services Dennis Ziegler, Commander Gordon Giannotti, Auxiliary President Marcy Knappenberger and Sons of the American Legion Commander Garry Jacoby will be in charge of the services. Buglers John Hudicka and Marc Beleno will play Taps.

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Slatington Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club will hold a board meeting at the Skeet Club at 7 p.m. Nov. 10.

A special Lions birthday wish to Jeffrey Kuntz (Nov. 9).

The Lions Club is always looking for new members.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

NL Halloween Parade

The 103rd annual Northern Lehigh Parade will be held Saturday. The parade will form at 5 p.m. Streets will be closed to traffic at 6 p.m. The parade starts at 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Slatington Crime Watch

The next meeting of the Slatington Crime Watch will be 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21, at Slatington Borough Hall. Join in to hear what's happening in the area. Thanks to everyone who helped make the third annual Community Yard Sale a success. There were over 100 families that participated this year.

Please be on the lookout for any suspicious activities in the borough and call 911 immediately. There have been several issues with graffiti in the Walnut Street area and kids walking in the wet cement.

Trick or Treat