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Wednesday, February 27, 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.

Lower Mac 5th/6th grade girls capture LVL crown

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by The Press in HS Sports

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.

VEWL Varsity wrestlers end successful season

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by The Press in HS Sports

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.


Butz Corporate Center gets first Allentown zone loan

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

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.


Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Photos, poetry about homeless

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.

Submit poems for Focus

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by The Press in Focus

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.


Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Round Table on marketing

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.