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JAZZ VESPERS

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Focus

Manger Church

The Pennsylvania Jazz Collective (PJC) presents a Jazz Christmas vespers service, 4 p.m. Dec. 16, Church of the Manger, 1401 Greenview Drive, Bethlehem.

A jazz quintet will be led by PJC Artistic Director Alan Gaumer and Neil Wetzel, Ed .D., Director of jazz studies at Moravian College. The choir is directed by June Thomas, jazz vocal teacher at Muhlenberg College. Church staff include musician Sam Creyer and organist Mark Dennis.

The service will be presided over by the Rev. Sharon Joseph.

The performance is open to the public. A donation includes PJC holiday CD.

Good Shepherd Network CEO planning retirement in 2013

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

Sally Gammon, FACHE, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network's President and CEO since 1997, has announced plans to retire in 2013.

The Good Shepherd Board of Trustees has begun a search for Good Shepherd's next president and CEO. Gammon intends to remain involved with Good Shepherd and the local community after her retirement.

SACRED HEART

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Focus

Nut roll sale

Sacred Heart Hospital, 421 Chew St., Allentown, will hold a Christmas Nut Roll Sale 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Dec. 20, 21 in the hospital's main lobby.

Available are 14-inch bakery-fresh Kolache rolls with nut, apricot, poppy seed, raspberry or Lekvar filling.

Pre-ordering is suggested for the best selection. Call Beth Fogel, 610-776-5413.

INDIAN MUSEUM

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Focus

Cookes sale

The Museum of Indian Culture, 2825 Fish Hatchery Road, Allentown, is selling cookies baked from recipes from Pat Chiaparas' kitchen, retired cookie entrepreneur of the original "Mrs. Chip's Fabulous Cookies."

Tins are available in three sizes and include Raspberry and Apricot Kiffles, Viennese Fingers, Nut Tassies, Cherry Shells, Mexican Wedding Cakes, Chocolate Chip, Strawberry Shortbread Thumbprints, and White Chocolate Macadamia. Pick-up 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Dec. 14 - 23.

To order: info@museumofindianculture.org, 610-797-2121

Media People productions receive four national awards

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

The Media People of Alburtis announced that it has received four national awards for two of its productions from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals.

"The Kalmbach Legacy" received the Videographer Award of Excellence and "Camelot, 25 Years Of Love" received the Videographer Award of Distinction. There were more than 1,600 entries this year and 12 per cent received awards.

Article By: The Press

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by The Press in Social News

ANGLICAN

ST. PAUL'S ANGLICAN CHURCH

25th & Livingston Streets

Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712

8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer

9 a.m. Holy Communion

'28 Book of Common Prayer

9 a.m. Church School

Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service

Rev. Joseph S. Falzone

ASSEMBLY OF GOD

NORTHAMPTON

ASSEMBLY OF GOD

3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645

www.NAOG.ws

Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor

Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.

Sunday Worship - 10:45 a.m.

Sunday Evening - 6:00 p.m.

BHDA

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

House tour set for Dec. 8

The Bethlehem Historic District Asssociation Holiday House Tour will be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 8.

The walking tour includes nine professionally decorated houses plus Historic Hotel Bethlehem, Salem Lutheran Church and Heckewelder Place, now home of the Bach Choir. Tickets for the tour are available at Moravian Book Shop, 428 Main St.; Visitor Center, 505 Main St.; ArtsQuest Gift Shop. 101 Founders Way or online at www. artsquest.org.

Joan Nahrgang

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

former East Penn teacher

Joan (Carnes) Nahrgang, 85, of Schnecksville, died December 3, 2012, at Country Meadows, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Charles A. Nahrgang Jr. Born in Chicago, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Ralph and Helen (Haskell) Carnes.

A graduate of Drexel University, Philadelphia, with a Bachelor of Arts in home economics, she was employed as a home economics teacher in the East Penn School District for 10 years, retiring in 1992.

She was a member of St. Anne's Episcopal Church, Trexlertown.

Edward Elias Geosits

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

OB/GYN physician

Edward Elias Geosits, 55, died in his home with his family after a courageous battle with colon cancer. He was the husband of Jill (Rush) Geosits. They were married for 32 years. Born in Easton, he was a son of Edward S. and Maureen (Shumar) Geosits.

He attended Easton High School, Lafayette College and Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine where he enjoyed playing basketball, one of his passions. In 1975, he was named the East Penn League Most Valuable Player.