Moon Gate Farms

Saucon Valley Farmers’ Market Vendor Profile: Moon Gate Farms

The family-owned farm, which was established in 2014, specializes in a variety of seasonal vegetables, succulents, and flowers. “Moon Gate Farms serves with dedication our local communities, proudly using only all-natural farming practices in order to provide diverse, nutritious, chemical-free products and beautiful flower and succulent arrangements for events both large and small,” the farm’s website reads.

Hanging Baskets Stolen from Florist, Police Say

Hellertown Police said Monday that they’re investigating the theft of four large hanging flower baskets from Pondelek’s Florist & Gifts, 1310 Main St. In a news release, police said the baskets were “stolen off of the unsecured front patio area of the shop” sometime during the overnight hours of May 8-9. The baskets–which were filled with pink flowers–had a total value of $140. Anyone with information about the theft is asked to contact Hellertown Police at 610-759-2200.

Buy Spring Flowers From Saucon Valley Booster Club

The Saucon Valley Booster Club is selling flowers as a springtime fundraiser and an order form for the plants is now available. A variety of 10-inch hanging baskets (no color choice) and single color, 32-plant begonia, marigold or petunia flats are available. The hanging baskets are being sold for $17 each and the flats are available for $13 each. Four-and-a-half inch geranium pots in pink, white or red are also available for $5 each. The deadline to order flowers is Friday, April 10.