East Penn Press

Friday, November 16, 2018

MACUNGIE COLUMN

Thursday, June 7, 2018 by MARY PATRICIA FLETCHER in Columns

Lower Lehigh Lions to hold chicken barbecue June 16

The Lower Lehigh Lions will hold a chicken barbecue at the CVS parking lot in Macungie noon to 4 p.m. June 16. Wixon wet bottom shoofly pies will also be available. For tickets, call 484-431-0688.

The farmers market will be open 4 to 7 p.m. every Thursday through October except Aug. 23. The market features local family farmers providing homegrown food: fruits, vegetables, meat products, eggs, baked goods, plants and more. Parking is available at the Macungie Memorial Park lot and along North Walnut Street.

UPPER AND LOWER MILFORD TOWNSHIP COLUMN

Thursday, June 7, 2018 by JULIA F. SWAN in Columns

It’s carnival time in Lower Milford

If it’s June, it’s carnival time at the Lower Milford Fire Company on Limeport Pike. This year’s carnival will be held June 13 to 16. Grounds open nightly 6 p.m. and live music begins 7 p.m. Fireworks will be held June 15, beginning at dusk.

There will be rides, games, a silent auction, a beer pavilion and much more. For a list of the bands who will appear, details on the silent auction and other information, check out the Lower Milford Fire Company online.

HORNET HAPPENINGS

Thursday, June 7, 2018 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Congratulations to cast and crew of ‘West Side Story’

Congratulations to the Emmaus High School cast and crew of “West Side Story” for receiving Freddy Awards for outstanding use of lighting and outstanding choreography and congratulations to Luke Csordas for receiving the Freddy Award for outstanding performance by a featured dancer.

Summer circulation in the library has started. Books checked out will be due back to the library Sept. 7.

The final Buzz Magazine meeting of the year will be June 6.

VIKING VOICES

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by MICHAEL FLECK in Columns

Allentown Central Catholic High School graduation June 1 in Rockne Hall

The 2018 Allentown Central Catholic High School Baccalaureate Mass will be held 7 p.m. May 31 at St. Thomas More in Allentown. Graduation will be held 7 p.m. June 1 in Rockne Hall. Admission to both events is by ticket only. See acchs.info/graduation-information for more information.

HORNET HAPPENINGS

Thursday, May 24, 2018 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Outdoor color guard seeks new members May 24

Boys soccer signups will be held after school May 22 at Emmaus High School in Cafeteria 2.

Cross country signups will be held 2:45 p.m. May 30 in Cafeteria 1.

A global citizens meeting will be held May 24. On the agenda is an ice cream party, choosing officers for next year and a recap of the year. Looking forward to seeing you there.

Come join the outdoor color guard 3 to 5 p.m. May 24 in the EHS band room. It is a place to have fun, learn a new activity, express yourself and meet new people. No experience is necessary and all are welcome.

HORNET HAPPENINGS

Thursday, May 10, 2018 by NICHOLAS TOTO in Columns

Presentation for parents on vaping at Eyer Middle School May 22

The band concert was held at Emmaus High School May 1. All of the bands did an excellent job. Congratulations!

On May 2, all of the students, faculty and staff participated in a Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events drill. The purpose of this drill was different than a normal lockdown.

VIKING VOICES

Thursday, May 3, 2018 by MICHAEL FLECK in Columns

Central Catholic students earn accolades

Spring remains a busy and productive time for students at Allentown Central Catholic High School.

The Biology Olympics team placed second in the Biology Bowl at Cedar Crest College April 13. Junior Sydni Ernst took third in the medical biology and physiology individual event. Other team members included seniors Andrew Buck and Snow Du and juniors Vinny Bet and Anthony Wilson.

MACUNGIE COLUMN

Thursday, May 3, 2018 by MARY PATRICIA FLETCHER in Columns

Macungie Farmers Market opens May 17

The Macungie Farmers Market will hold its 12th season grand opening 4 to 7 p.m. May 17. The market features local family farmers providing home grown fruits, vegetables, meat products, eggs, baked goods, plants and more. The farmers market will be open 4 to 7 p.m. every Thursday through October except Aug. 23. Parking is available at the park parking lot and along North Walnut Street.