Kristie Wilks, executive director of Northern Valley Emergency Medical Services, updated Washington Township supervisors Feb. 6 on personnel changes and upcoming events during the board’s meeting.
David Tretter is the new assistant chief. Dr. Jonathon Trager and Dr. Aaron Ratner are volunteer co-medical directors. Both are emergency doctors for St. Luke’s.
NOVA handled 3,667 calls in 2017. Of those, 500 were in Washington Township. Ninety-five percent of the calls in Washington...
Students at Northwestern Elementary were recently on a “Castle Quest.”
This was the theme of their third annual Fun Run Boosterthon to raise funds for assemblies and field trips.
The students met Boosterthon members — Mermaid Milly, Rocket Ronnie, Breakaway Bree, A+ Abby and Amazing Ali, the team leader, who would be helping the school raise its goal of $20,000.
The Boosterthon team transformed the gymnasium using glow sticks and glow items.
Parents were invited...
Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, 1343 Long Lane Road, Krumsville, is having a sausage sandwich sale 4-7 p.m. on March 16.
The meal includes sandwich, chips and a drink. Eat in or take out is available. Preorders are needed by March 11.
To place orders, call Sue at 610-683-3662, Janice at 610-683-7901, the church office at 610-756-6210 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Emmaus Police Department is sponsoring a child passenger safety seat technician at Cetronia Ambulance Corps, 4300 Broadway, South Whitehall, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 21 to check child restraint system’s for proper installation.
To schedule an appointment, call 610-967-3113.
While trying to juggle all the demands of our daily lives, it can be easy to skimp on sleep.
But that has numerous negative effects — including putting yourself and others at risk on the road, and according to new information from AAA, crashes involving drowsy driving are a bigger threat than many realize.
The most in-depth drowsy driving research ever conducted in the U.S. using footage of everyday drivers found the percentage of crashes involving drowsiness is nearly eight...