August 23, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Lansdale Borough Council this week honored the management and employees of a Hatfield Township business for cherishing the meaning of “community” and helping save two young lives.
A.L. Finishing Co. co-owners Jamie and Chris Hemmerle were given a proclamation by Lansdale Mayor Andy Szekely Wednesday for its heroic choice on July 14, reported The Reporter Online.
When the Hemmerles and staff heard of the search, they gave their workers permission to help out.
It would be two of those workers who would find the children, unharmed, playing in a creek bed.
It was a double dose of gratitude for A.L. Finishing on Wednesday night, according to the report – The Schwab Road business was also recognized as Lansdale Economic Develpoment Committee’s Business of the Month, presented by Councilwoman Mary Fuller.
Read more on the event here.