East Penn Press

Thursday, October 19, 2017

LOWER MILFORD TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS

Thursday, October 12, 2017 by KATHLEEN SHANNON KOEHN in Local News

Lantern Festival will be held Oct. 14 at Bell Gate Farm

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Press has been informed the event producers have canceled the Lantern Festival Oct. 11 scheduled for Oct. 14. Bell Gate Farm has organized an event in place of the Lantern Festival for children 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 14 at Bell Gate Farm, 7081 Bell Gate Road, Coopersburg. The event will include food by Outlaw BBQ, pumpkin carving and contest, live music, face painting, coloring contest, cooking demonstration, a bounce house and more. Event entry is free and a portion of the food proceeds will benefit victims of the U.S. Virgin Islands.

EMMAUS HIGH SCHOOL

Thursday, October 5, 2017 by KATHLEEN SHANNON KOEHN in School

Local expert helps decipher the college financial aid process

FAFSA. FSAID. PHEAA. COA. EFC.

Confused? You might be if you’re a high school senior or the parent of a senior planning to attend college next year.

Fortunately, Emmaus High School’s guidance office sponsored a financial aid program Sept. 28 with Kim Adamson, assistant director of financial aid at Cedar Crest College, an expert at answering unending questions from students and parents alike.

EMMAUS BOROUGH COUNCIL

Thursday, September 14, 2017 by KATHLEEN SHANNON KOEHN in Local News

Ambulance subscription plan presented

Emmaus Borough Council held a brief meeting Sept. 5, with Brent Labenberg opening the meeting providing information about the borough’s ambulance subscription plan.

There are two new categories of membership for the coming year: single senior and senior couple. The single senior is $40 annually and the senior couple is $50.

Other categories of membership include single for $45, family for $60 and businesses, covering any employee, for $200.