Commissioner (4th Ward)
Republican Rodney C. Conn is running unopposed
Commisioner (2nd Ward)
Democrat Chad Gleissl faces Incumbent Democrat James Seagreaves in the primary election. We asked both candidates to answer the following question: Why should residents vote for you?
Ryan Bilger, of Macungie, is among students named to the dean’s honor list for the fall 2016 semester.
PHI KAPPA PHI
Area students are among those initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, including Paula Marek, who was initiated at Pennsylvania State University, Sara Ann Salter, who also was initiated at Pennsylvania State University, Regina Vasilopoulos, who was initiated at Pennsylvania State University, all of Allentown; Sarah Kazmierski, who was initiated at Old Dominion University and Cecilia Rogers, who was initiated at James Madison University, both of Emmaus; Elise Yardley, of Macungie, who was initiated at Pennsylvania State University.
V. Joyce Barber, 96, died May 4, 2017, in Lehigh Center, Lower Macungie Township. She was the wife of the late Eugene William Himmel and also the widow of Kenneth John Barber. Born in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late Charles William and Viola Carrie (Listcoe) Dunnet.
She was a 1940 graduate of Frankford High School in Philadelphia. She worked as a bookkeeper at a bank and also was a cafeteria worker in the Neshaminy School District.
Kayla Kressler, of Alburtis, earned the Master of Arts in Clinical Counseling - Clinical Advancement Award from the School of Graduate and Adult Education’s Graduate division, during a recent honors convocation ceremony.
CEDAR CREST COLLEGE
Kristina Marotta and Jessica Miller, of Allentown, are among students recently inducted into the Gamma Sigma Epsilon National Chemistry Honor Society.
ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Area students are among those named to the dean’s list for the fall 2016 semester including: Erik Freeman, Michael Hurlbutt, Matthew Lienhard, Julia Samuels, all of Allentown; August Koehler, of Emmaus; Jonathan Kleinfeld, of Macungie; Lauren Bruns, of Wescoville.