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John M. Haring

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

J. Haring Electric owner

John M. Haring, 63, of Allentown, died August 9, 2012, in his home. He was the husband of Carol A. (Heinly) Haring. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Roy and Wilma (Sattler) Haring.

He was a graduate of Central Catholic High School, Allentown. There he was active in the music department, playing trumpet.

He owned and operated J. Haring Electric since 1979.

He was previously a member of the Woodlawn Volunteer Fire Company.

He honorably served his country in the Marines during Vietnam from 1967 to 1971.

Thomas M. Dreisbach

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Salisbury Township

Thomas M. Dreisbach, 58, of Allentown, formerly of Salisbury Township, died August 4, 2012. He was the husband of Sherry M. (Daubert) Dreisbach. They were married 32 years on Feb. 24, 2012. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Lester M. and Julia E. (Whitemaine) Dreisbach.

He was a maintenance man for the Allentown Housing Authority for over 25 years and was a member of Teamsters Local #173.

Stacey Anne David

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Zionsville

Stacey Anne (Brugger) David, 41, of Zionsville, died August 14, 2012, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. Born in Bethlehem, she was the daughter of Jeffrey B. Brugger and Cynthia L. (Snyder) Mathis.

She was a graduate of Salisbury High School, Class of 1989.

She is survived by her father; mother and her husband Richard P. Mathis; children, Joshua Divers, Tonya David and Anthony David Jr.; companion, Andrew Krause. She was predeceased by a son, Jeffrey Joseph David.

Arrangements were made by the Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, Emmaus.


Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Races, events to be held Sept. 8, 9

The Lehigh Valley Health Network will hold marathons and a walk to benefit VIA Sept. 8 and 9 from Allentown to Easton via Bethlehem. Late registration is open until Aug. 26.

There will be family fun walks and other events beginning 9 a.m. Sept. 8 at the Arts Quest Center, 101 Founder's Way. The race opening ceremonies and marathons begin 6:40 a.m. at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest and I-78, Allentown, Sept. 9.

For information, visit www.vianet.org.

KidsPeace sites win web awards

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

Two websites supported by KidsPeace received 14th annual Web Health Awards.

TeenCentral.Net received a bronze award in the Interactive Content-Rich Media division for the Anti-Bullying League. ParentCentral.Net received a general award recognizing it as a web-based resource.

"There is a tremendous need to make children, teens and parents aware of what bullying is and how it affects everyone involved," said Julius Licata, Director of TeenCentral.Net and ParentCentral.Net.

Emmaus offers fun activities in September

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Columns

The Church of St. Ann, 415 S. Sixth St., will hold its 30th annual fall fest, 5 to 10 p.m. Sept. 6; 5 to 11 p.m. Sept. 7 and 4 to 11 p.m. Sept. 8. The event features ethnic kitchen offerings (Friday and Saturday), carnival rides and games, crafts, face painting, cash bingo, outside food booths, a big ticket drawing, a beer garten and a tiki bar. There will be musical entertainment each evening 7 to 10 p.m. For information, visit www.stann-emmaus.org/ Church/fallfest.htm.