East Penn Press

Friday, October 18, 2019
Cellphones and police cutout props present an opportunity for positive community police efforts. Eliezel Santos poses for a photo for Nahaman Alvarez, at the Community Heroes Day event, while mom Santalilia Colon and Ruby Alvarez provide the audience. All are Allentown residents visiting the Emmaus Public Library for the event.

EMMAUS PUBLIC LIBRARY

By JIM MARSH in Local News

Police, EMS and fire first responders gathered to greet their fans and encourage youngsters to inspect their equipment and sit in the driver’s seat at the 19th annual Heroes Night event Sept. 5 in the Emmaus Public Library parking area.

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All attendees are given a sample paper ballot and are shown the ease with which the ballots may be completed. The front side shows candidate information.

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS

By BEVERLY SPRINGER in Local News

In order to better inform citizens of Lehigh County on current issues, the League of Women Voters of Lehigh County focused on the new voting machines in Lehigh County for its Sept. 9 Hot Topis Luncheon. Speakers Timothy A. Benyo, chief clerk to...

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LOWER MACUNGIE COLUMN

By MARY PATRICIA FLETCHER in Columns

The Lower Macungie Historical Society will hold a harvest festival at the Bortz Log House in Wescosville 2-4 p.m. Oct. 6. There will be house tours and refreshments as well as live demonstrations of sauerkraut making and “hit and miss” engines....