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STUDENT OF THE WEEK Ryan Bilger

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER in School

Q: What grade are you in?

A: I am in 12th grade at Emmaus High School.

Q: What is your favorite subject? Why?

A: My favorite subject is history. I have studied history for most of my life, because I just find it so interesting to learn about the amazing people and events that helped us get to where we are today.

Q: Have you received any special awards or recognition?

A: I am a National Merit Scholar semifinalist, I have been on the Principal's Honor Roll for every quarter so far of my high school career and I am a member of National Honor Society.

ALBURTIS BOROUGH COUNCIL Garbage contract bids received from three companies

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER in Local News

At the Alburtis Borough Council meeting Oct. 8, Solicitor David Knerr opened garbage contract bids from three of four bidders: Solid Waste Services, Inc. d/b/a J.P. Mascaro & Sons, Waste Management of PA, Inc. and Advanced Disposal Services L.V., Inc. The fourth bidder, Integrity Recycling and Waste Solutions, Inc. did not submit a bid. Representatives from Mascaro, Waste Management and Advanced Disposal Services were present for the reading. Council will award the bid at a later date.

Alburtis Elementary School Students learn about fire safety

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER in School

Fire Prevention Month is taken seriously at Alburtis Elementary School where two fire prevention assemblies were held Oct. 10.

Alburtis Volunteer Fire Chief Donald Smith Jr., Capt. Robert George and firefighters Chris Lubenetski and Matt Krupa attended the assemblies to teach students about fire prevention and demonstrate many lifesaving techniques in a fun and entertaining way.

STUDENT OF THE WEEK Makenzie Lysek

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER in School

Q: What grade are you in?

A: I am in 12th grade at Emmaus High School.

Q: What is your favorite subject? Why?

A: My favorite subject is English because it doesn't involve math.

Q: Have you received any special awards or recognition?

A: I received the Eisenhower Award for leadership last year. I am also involved in National Honor Society.

Q: Are you involved in any extracurricular activities?