East Penn Press

Monday, February 18, 2019
PRESS PHOTO BY TARA CARMANCouncilwoman Terri Sorg-McManamon and Executive Director of the Remembrance Garden Dr. Mike Waddell stand with Emmaus Volunteer of the Year Award winner Alan Hawman at the Sept. 17 Emmaus Borough Council meeting. Hawman’s volunteer brick will join over 600 other bricks currently in the Remembrance Garden.

EMMAUS BOROUGH COUNCIL

By TARA CARMAN in Local News

President of the Emmaus Youth Association Tom Ashleman attended the Sept. 17 Emmaus Borough Council meeting to address concerns.

“There’s been challenges from the EYA perspective about our relationship with the borough,” Ashleman said. “...

CONTRIBUTED PHOTOMembers of the Lower Macungie Township Board of Commissioners honor retiring Township Manager Bruce Fosselman at its Sept. 6 meeting. Those honoring Fosselman include: Matt Szuchyt, representing state Sen. Pat Browne, R-16th, Lower Macungie Township Commissioner Richard Ward, Lower Macungie Township Board of Commissioners President Ronald W. Beitler, Fosselman, Lower Macungie

LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP

By DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

Lower Macungie Township Manager Bruce Fosselman is very clear – Lower Macungie has the greatest staff serving the 32,000 residents in the township.

Fosselman retired Sept. 14 after serving in local government for 41 years – 10 in Lower...

John Strawbridge, of Whitehall, dedicates his time to raising all breeds of pigs, including the Hampshire Boar, which earned the title of Supreme Champion this year.

THE GREAT ALLENTOWN FAIR

By JODI BOGERT in Local News

Local and out-of-town farmers celebrated another great year at the 166th Great Allentown Fair.

Many farms showcased a variety of livestock, such as Ayrshire dairy cows and Nubian goats from So and So Farms, Washington, N.J and Lilac...