East Penn Press

Saturday, March 17, 2018
PRESS PHOTO BY ED COURRIERLily Day and Andrew Ashmar are two of three 2018 National Hispanic Scholars recognized by the East Penn School District Board of Directors Oct. 23. The third student, James Haag, was not present at the meeting. Copyright - © Ed Courrier


By ED COURRIER in Local News

The East Penn Board of School Directors voted 5 to 4 against the administration’s proposal to alter the educational program by eliminating its half-day kindergarten program and replacing it with full-day kindergarten for every district elementary...

PRESS PHOTO BY DOUG GRAVESMatt Reimert, Louis Mazzante and Jon Roth speak in support of keeping funding for restoring a section of bike trail in Trexler Nature Preserve.


By DOUG GRAVES in Local News

Lehigh County Commissioners voted Oct. 11 to appeal U.S. District Judge Edward Smith’s ruling in favor of the Freedom From Religion Foundation in their suit against Lehigh County’s continued use of a Christian cross in the county seal.