Ahart's Food Desert

With Ahart’s Set to Close, Concern Over Food Insecurity Grows

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Ahart’s Market in South Bethlehem has offered healthy and affordable food options to locals for nearly 20 years, however that’s about to change. The neighborhood grocery store recently announced it will close April 30 due to what it said were profitability issues related to COVID-19.

HS Graduations at Lehigh to Impact Local Traffic

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Eleven high school graduation ceremonies that will be held at Lehigh University’s Stabler Arena on its Goodman Campus near Hellertown will affect traffic on Saucon Valley roads between Wednesday, June 3, and Friday, June 12. The commencement exercises will be for some of the largest graduating classes from throughout the Lehigh Valley area–including Liberty High School, whose graduation will be held Wednesday, June 3 at 7 p.m.

Below is a list of the dates and times of the scheduled graduation ceremonies published by Lehigh University. According to the Lehigh Sports website, Stabler Arena will open one hour prior to the start of each ceremony, and start times are subject to change.  

Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Liberty HS
7 p.m.

Thursday, June 4, 2015
Freedom HS
7 p.m.

Friday, June 5, 2015
Nazareth HS
7 p.m.

Saturday, June 6, 2015
Northwestern Lehigh HS
11 a.m.

Saturday, June 6, 2015
Northampton HS
4 p.m.

Sunday, June 7, 2015
Emmaus HS
1 p.m.

Monday, June 8, 2015
Southern Lehigh HS
6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Easton HS
6 p.m.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Pennridge HS
6 p.m.

Thursday, June 11, 2015
Quakertown HS
7 p.m.

Friday, June 12, 2015
Whitehall HS
7 p.m.