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Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Kitten Kaper April 13

Forgotten Felines and Fido's animal shelter, Germansville, will be holding a Kitten Kaper 1:30-4 p.m. April 13 at 9645 Hamilton Blvd., Breinigsville.

Adopt a kitten, cat or foster one.

For more information or to make reservations contact Wanda or Stephanie at 610-841-1736.

For information on the low cost neuter and spay program, call the shelter at 610-760-9009.


Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Bus trip scheduled for June 9

Salisbury Township is running a bus trip to Atlantic City, N.J. Sunday, June 9. The ticket price includes transportation, a one hour Back Bay Cruise, followed by a lunch buffet at the Resorts Casino where you will also get a coin package for slot play. Shopping and the enjoyment of the Atlantic City Boardwalk is on your own. The non-refundable ticket price is payable by cash, check or money order and payment is due at the time of registration. Register at the Salisbury Township Municipal Building, 2900 S. Pike Avenue, Allentown, 18103 by May 9.


Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Training workshop for young drivers

AAA East Central, East Penn Region, is holding a free workshop, "Dare to Prepare," for parents and their pre-permit teens 6 to 7:30 p.m. April 11 at AAA East Central, East Penn Region, 2072 Downyflake Lane, Allentown.

Since crashes are the leading cause of death for teen drivers, AAA developed a program to help reduce teen crashes and also to help families prepare for the "learning-to-drive" process.


Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Branch collection scheduled

The Spring 2013 curbside branch collection program is scheduled to take place April 15 through 19. Residents should place the branches at the curb after 6 p.m. Sunday. Branches may be no longer than 5 feet long and 5 inches in diameter. Branches should be bundled and tied with twine. Open containers (no lids) can be used for small branches.


Wednesday, April 10, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Fitness course offered for kids

Lehigh Carbon Community College, 4500 Education Park Drive, Schnecksville, is offering "Running for Life" for youngsters ages 8-12 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. April 10 through May 29 at LCCC's main campus.

Students will learn good nutrition and track their exercise and healthy snacking in a journal.

Kids are asked to wear comfortable clothes, sneakers, and to bring a water bottle.

There is a materials fee for the journal, along with a course fee.

To register or for more information, call 610-799-1197 or email ncregistrar@mymail.lccc.edu.

Article By: The Press

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in Social News



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




3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645


Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor

Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.

Sunday Worship - 10:45 a.m.

Sunday Evening - 6:00 p.m.

Ham radio

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Meeting set for April 4

Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will meet 7:30 p.m. April 4 in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem.

Program will be "Valuing and Insuring Your Radio Equipment" by Blair/K3YD.

Members and the public are welcome to attend.

For more information, go to dlarc.org or email KE3AW@ARRL.NET or call 610-432-8286.

Penn State student receives Purple Heart scholarship

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in School


Vince Morin, Emmaus High School graduate and now a freshman at Penn State Berks is awarded a check for $1,000 by the Military Order of the Purple Heart, Lehigh Valley Chapter 190 March 25. Morin, a freshman, received the check because his grandfather, Chuck Jackson, was a Purple Heart recipient. Morin lives in Lower Macungie Township with his mother, sister and grandfather, Jackson. He is majoring in European history. Pictured are Mike Mescavage, Pennsylvania commander, Morin and Chuck Jackson, adjutant, Department of Pennsylvania.