East Penn Press

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Susan M. Felch

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Susan M. Felch, 73, formerly of Emmaus, died April 23, 2018, in Cedarbrook, Allentown. Born in Morristown, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Edwin P. Felch Jr. and Roberta L. (Brewer) Felch.

She is survived by a brother, Edwin P. III, of Blacksburg, Va.; two nephews.

Arrangements were made by the J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, Allentown.

Susan M. Felch

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Susan M. Felch, 73, formerly of Emmaus, died April 23, 2018, in Cedarbrook, Allentown. Born in Morristown, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Edwin P. Felch Jr. and Roberta L. (Brewer) Felch.

She is survived by a brother, Edwin P. III, of Blacksburg, Va.; two nephews.

Arrangements were made by the J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, Allentown.

BRIEFLY

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

2-1-1 help line for Pa. residents

UNITED WAY

United Way’s 2-1-1 help line is the free, confidential, 24-hour information and referral service which connects 97 percent of Pennsylvanians with all the health and human services available to help. In 2017, over 199,000 Pennsylvanians turned to 2-1-1 for help. In our region, 2-1-1 calls for health and human services have more than doubled over the past three years, from approximately 2,800 in 2013-2014 to 7,400 in 2016-2017. Sixty percent of those calls were for homeless services and housing.

volunteer opportunities

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

THE CENTER FOR ANIMAL HEALTH AND WELFARE, Easton, is seeking volunteers to walk dogs, assist with morning cleanings, attend off-site events to promote the shelter, cat and dog enrichment and general shelter help. If interested in helping, contact Walt Hoffman at 610-252-7722, ext. 4 or email cahwvolunteercoordinator@rcn.com.

AMERICA ON WHEELS MUSEUM, Allentown, is seeking friendly, dedicated volunteers (age 16+) for this season. Contact Linda Merkel at 610-432-4200 or director@americaonwheels.org.

Campground directory available

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

The Pennsylvania Campground Owners Association has released the 2018 edition of the Pennsylvania Campground Directory. This free, four-color glossy magazine, lists 231 campgrounds and RV resorts in Pennsylvania and is a must for all RVers as well as tenters.

The annual PCOA Directory divides the state into eight geographic areas with maps, color coding and detailed facility listings for PCOA member campgrounds within each area.

BRIEFLY

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Real ID compliance reminder

PENNDOT

The Department of Homeland Security announced as of Jan. 22, travelers who have driver’s licenses issued by a state that is not yet compliant with REAL ID and that has not received an extension will need to show an alternative form of acceptable identification for domestic air travel.

EHS girls earn league title

Friday, May 11, 2018 by The Press in Sports

The Emmaus girls track and field team finished off an undefeated season last week to earn a share of this year’s Eastern Pennsylvania Conference title with an 11-0 record. The Hornets will share this year’s title with 10-0 Stroudsburg, which did not face Emmaus in the regular season.

The Lady Hornets completed the perfect season with a 103-47 win over Central Catholic last week. Emmaus girls captured first place in 13 events with 10 different individuals earning victories and all three relay teams crossing the tape first.

Northampton County senior menus

Thursday, May 10, 2018 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-559-3245 for locations.

Wednesday, May 9: Roast pork with gravy, mashed sweet potatoes, cauliflower au gratin, wheat bread with margarine, fresh pineapple tidbits.

Thursday, May 10- Mother’s Day meal: Chicken Marsala, orzo with spinach, fresh golden beets, wheat roll w/margarine, strawberry creme, shortcake.

Friday, May 11: Baked meatloaf w/gravy, oven browned potatoes, grilled fresh vegetables, wheat bred w/ margarine, fresh fruit cup.

Lehigh County senior menus

Thursday, May 10, 2018 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-782-3254 for locations.

Wednesday, May 9: Tilapia with bread crumbs, roasted potatoes, mixed vegetables, chocolate pudding.

Thursday, May 10: Marinated chicken over bed of Romaine lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, fresh fruit.

Friday, May 11: Chopped steak w/onion gravy, mashed potatoes, broccoli, banana.

Monday, May 14: Pennsylvania “Dutch” turkey barbecue in white sauce, German potato salad, green beans, cookie.

Tuesday, May 15: Breaded veal patty w/brown gravy, wheat pasta, butternut squash, applesauce.