Bizarre Homicide and Possible JCC Move Top Local News
Sequestration worries in Parkland and a flu-related death were also some of the headlines in South Whitehall last week.
Linda J. Knauss, 65, of Orefield, died from complications caused by a gunshot wound during a robbery in Harrisburg 30 years ago, according to the Lehigh County Coroner's office.
The Jewish Community Center in West Allentown is on the market for $6.9 million, and it is anticipating a move west—possibly to South Whitehall, Upper Macungie or another municipality west of its current location.
Possible government spending cuts triggered by sequestration could affect Parkland School District.
A 31-year-old Lehigh Carbon Community College pre-nursing student has died following a bout with the flu and pneumonia, according to a memo from a LCCC official to students and staff.
A propane tank, iPhone, copper wire and semi-automatic pistol were among items reported taken in South Whitehall Township, according to police.
Parkland School Director Roberta Marcus is the recipient of the second annual Timothy Allwein Advocacy Award for her work in public education.
Seana Isaac, a dancer with the O'Grady Quinlan Academy, will compete in March in the prestigious World Irish Dance Championships.