East Penn Press

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Northampton County senior menus

Thursday, November 30, 2017 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-559-3245 for locations.

Wednesday, Nov. 29: Beef barley soup, fried chicken breast on bun w/ lettuce-tomato- mayo, Pennsylvania “Dutch” potato salad, chilled pears.

Thursday, Nov. 30: Macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, baby greens with ranch dressing, wheat bread with margarine, peanut butter cookie.

Friday, Dec. 1: Cream of potato soup, smoked turkey- salami- provolone on roll / mustard, carrot raisin salad, fresh pineapple tidbits.

Event will aid

Thursday, November 30, 2017 by The Press in Focus


To support families arriving from Puerto Rico and coordinate services, Lehigh Carbon Community College hosts “Support for Families from Puerto Rico,” 5 - 7 p.m. Dec. 14, LCCC Donley Center, 718 W. Hamilton St., Allentown.

LCCC and community partners will provide resources and referrals for families from Puerto Rico who plan to live in or who have relocated to Lehigh County as a result of the catastrophic impact of Hurricane Maria.


Tuesday, November 28, 2017 by The Press in Police Log


An unknown actor removed an iPhone, valued at $600, from the pool area of Emmaus High School, 500 Macungie Ave. The incident was reported Oct. 4.

An unknown actor removed a mens Giant bicycle, valued at $500, from a property in the unit block of North Sixth Street. The incident was reported Oct. 11.

An unknown actor spray-painted the rear of a storage building at a park property in the 600 block of Ridge Street, resulting in $300 damage. The incident was reported Oct. 13.

Scott P. Dillensnyder

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

superintendent, L.C. Juvenile Detention Center

Scott P. Dillensnyder, 62, of Emmaus, died Nov. 23, 2017, with his wife by his side in the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township, after a valiant fight against cancer. He was the husband of Louise Dillensnyder. They were married for 26 years last June. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late John E. Dillensnyder Jr. and Dolores A. (Balliet) Dillensnyder.

Ray P. Miller

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Prudential Insurance agent

Ray Patrick Miller, 85, of Emmaus, died Nov. 24, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Bernice C. (Butz) Miller. Born in Emmaus, he was the son of the late Harry Luther and Elsie Rebecca (Hertzog) Miller.

He was an insurance agent with The Prudential Insurance Co.

He was a veteran of the United States Navy, having served during the Korean War.

He was a lifetime member of Bethel Bible Fellowship Church.

Margaret M. Robert

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Margaret Mary (LaPoint) Robert, 71, of Macungie, died Nov. 22, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife and best friend of 45 years to Maury Robert. Born in Honesdale, she was a daughter of the late Francis L. LaPoint and Margaret M. (Walsh) LaPoint.

Prior to retirement, she impacted hundreds of lives as a dedicated elementary school teacher.

She was a loving grandmother who especially enjoyed spending time with her grandsons in recent years, and her faith allowed her to face adversities with grace.

Jayne E. Siegfried

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Jayne E. Siegfried, 72, of Macungie, Longswamp Township, died Nov. 22, 2017, at home. She was the wife of Donald C. Siegfried. They were married for 52 years in May. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Lewis C. and Helen R. (Roesser) Ockenhouse.

She worked in various positions for Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company and Edelman’s Sporting Goods.

She was a member of Longswamp United Church of Christ, having served as deacon, elder and past president of church consistory.

She enjoyed gardening and was active with Brandywine Community Library.