Assisted living home in Palmerton ordered closed by state department
TERRY AHNER/TIMES NEWS
The Eastern Comfort Assisted Living facility on Cherry Hill Road in Palmerton has been ordered closed by the state Department of Public Welfare for failing to correct numerous violations.
Eastern Comfort Assisted Living, at 2941 Cherry Hill Road, must close and its remaining 26 residents relocated by July 9, said DPW spokesman Michael Race.
The full story will appear in the TIMES NEWS on Tuesday.