Northwestern Press

Friday, September 21, 2018

Chosen Words

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

It Couldn’t Hurt

If you know someone

Who is down and out,

And is flailing all about,

Give them a call

To say hello,

It Couldn’t Hurt.

If you know of a neighbor

Who could use a hand,

Or who needs someone to care;

Pay them a visit

And give them a hug,

It Couldn’t Hurt.

If ever you get in a situation where

You are lonely, and hoping for someone to care,

Simply fold your hands and say a...

LYNN TOWNSHIP: East Coast K-9 Trials offered on Sept. 30

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

East Coast K-9 Trials will be 9 a.m. Sept. 30 at Thunderhead Farm, 7813 Springhouse Road, Lynn Township.

This free, family event will honor those who put their lives on the line daily. Come watch the K-9s and their handlers compete against each other.

Bring a lawn chair. Please leave pets at home.


Ebenezer UCC, New Tripoli, will have its annual bazaar 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 22. There will be a large flea market, food and baked goods for sale, and handmade crafts...

lunch menus

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in School

Thursday, Sept. 20: M.S., H.S., Elem.: Chicken tenders, dinner roll. Elem. alternate: pizza.

Friday, Sept. 21: Elem.: M.S., H.S.: Wild Mike’s pizza.

Monday, Sept. 24: M.S., H.S., Elem.: Chicken rings, dinner roll. Elem. alternate: mini corn dogs.

Tuesday, Sept. 25: M.S., H.S., Elem.: Cheese stuffed breadsticks, marinara sauce. Elem. alternate mini corn dogs.

Wednesday, Sept. 26: M.S., H.S., Elem.: National Pancake Day meal. Elem. alternate mini corn dogs.


Guest View

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

Following the events of Sept. 11, 2001, the federal government put into action a more secure form of identification, known as REAL ID, for Americans seeking to fly domestically and/or enter certain federal buildings.

Full implementation of the new requirements will go into effect Oct. 1, 2020.

Although Pennsylvania is among the last of the states to make REAL ID available, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is preparing to offer the new identification starting in...