There was a birthday party held Sept. 1 at the Village at Willow Lane in Macungie, and not just any birthday party. Over 75 friends and family of Miriam Leeser gathered to help celebrate her 100th birthday with a luncheon, cake and warm wishes.
An Eagle Scout award ceremony was held at the Lower Macungie Community Center Aug. 4 where three Boy Scouts were honored for their achievements.
The three, all members of Troop 71 in Macungie, are Brandon Shoemaker, Mark Wolff and Chris Picarello.
Troop 71 has been chartered by Solomon's United Church of Christ in Macungie for over 83 years and has had 64 Scouts advance to Eagle during this time.