PRESS PHOTOS BY LORETTA FENSTERMACHER
With 575 bingo players registered for Family Fun Bingo Night this year, seats in the gym fill up at Alburtis Elementary School Feb. 22.
PRESS PHOTO BY TYLER D. MARTIN
First Niagara Bank presents a check to Emmaus Main Street Partners.
Gregory Williams, of Allentown, was named to the dean's list at Gettysburg College.
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
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
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.
Lower Macungie's girls 5th/6th grade travel basketball team capped an undefeated season with a 29-27 championship win over In The Zone in the Lehigh Valley League.
Lower Mac finished the regular season 10-0 with an average margin of victory of 23 points. In the playoffs Lower Mac defeated Catasaqua (39-6), Northern Lehigh (31-10), the Canes (32-18) and In The Zone to complete the championship run.
Including other tournaments Lower Mac rattled off 19 consecutive wins.
The East Penn youth varsity wrestling teams recently finished up their season. There were 30 wrestlers who competed at the varsity level in the Valley Elementary Wrestling league (VEWL) and they participated in 14 dual meets, two team tournaments and an end of season league tournament.
On the weekend of February 9-10 they completed the final event, which was the end of season VEWL tournament. Twenty-seven wrestlers from the East Penn program participated in this event with seven individuals placing in the top eight of their weight class.
The Allentown Neighborhood Improvement Zone Development Authority (ANIZDA) recently approved a loan to EPC Allentown, LLC, founded by the Butz Family and owner of the Butz Corporate Center.
The $10-million loan through National Penn Bank is the first private development loan that closed through ANIZDA.
"This transaction signifies the positive momentum in the revitalization effort of the city," said Greg Butz, President and CEO, Alvin H. Butz, Inc.
The Lehigh County Conference of Churches (LCCC) presents "People Without Homes," a photography and poetry exhibit and community discussion, 5 p.m. Feb. 27, Tower Auditorium, Sacred Heart Hospital, 421 Chew St., Allentown.
"People Without Homes" is the recent sabbatical project of LCCC Executive Director Rev. Dr. Christine L. Nelson.
The exhibit is free and open to the public. Free parking is available.
A discussion on chronic homelessness begins at 6 p.m. Feb. 27.
Light refreshments will be served.
Submissions are now being accepted for the eighth annual award-winning Student Poetry Project.
In celebration of National Poetry Month in April, three poems will be selected in each of the Elementary, Middle School and High School categories and published in the April 24 and 25 Focus section in the Lehigh Valley Press newspapers.
The student whose poem is selected as the best poem in each category may have his or her photo published with the selected poem.
The Lehigh Valley Chapter of Score holds a Round Table on marketing products and services on a small business budget, 8 - 9:30 a.m. Feb. 28, Dunkin' Donuts, 3670 MacArthur Road, Whitehall.
Sue Kovacs, owner of Fusion Marketing Services and publisher of MD News of Eastern Pennsylvania, is moderator.
Round Table discussions are facilitated by a Score member. Introductory comments on the topic are offered. The session is then open to discussion and questions by participants.