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Healthy Geezer: Treatments available for dry eyes

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 by FRED CICETTI Special to The Press in Focus

Second of two parts

Tears are necessary for overall eye health and clear vision. Dry eyes are common in people older than 50. A lack of tears is more common among women, especially after menopause.

The treatment for dry eyes depends upon the cause.

First, physicians have to determine if a disease is the underlying cause. Then, the disease is treated.

If a medicine you're taking for another condition is causing dry eye, your doctor may recommend switching to a...

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Wednesday, October 2, 2013 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: EVENTS, FESTIVALS


Levitt Pavilion, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-3378

SmartsQuest Trivia, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays

Bethlehem Event Charity Auction, 6 p.m. third Monday

Stacks in the City, 5 p.m. Thursdays

Oktoberfest, Oct. 4 - 6, 11 -13

Bacontopia: A Celebration of Bacon, 1 p.m. Nov. 10

@Body.8 Days Head: BETHLEHEM

Main and Broad streets, Bethlehem. 610-577-6962

Harvest Festival, 11 a.m. Oct...

A grand night for revelry

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 by DIANE WITTRY Special to The Press in Focus

Revelry /'re-vl-rç/ noun 1. lively and noisy festivities.

Opening night for a symphony series is always a challenge to program because it is customary to start the season off with a big bang. Music that exemplifies exciting concert-openers and concert-enders are critical for creating the celebratory atmosphere that people seek on this special night.

This year, the first concerts of the Allentown Symphony Orchestra season, 8 p.m. Oct. 12 and 3 p.m. Oct. 13, Miller Symphony Hall...

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Wednesday, October 2, 2013 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: CINEMA


Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. 610-332-1300

"Gravity," 1:15, 5:15, 6, 7:30, 8:15, 9:45, 10:30 p.m. Oct. 4; 1:15, 2, 3:15, 5:15, 6:30, 8:45, 10:45 p.m. Oct. 5; 12:30, 1:30, 2:45, 5, 6:15, 7:15 p.m. Oct. 6; 5:30, 7:45 p.m. Oct. 7; 5:15, 7:15, 8 p.m. Oct. 8; 5:15, 7:15, 8 p.m. Oct. 9; 4:15, 6:30, 8:30 p.m. Oct. 10

"Salinger," 7:45 p.m. Oct. 2; 4:15, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 3; 3:30 p.m. Oct. 4;...


Tuesday, October 1, 2013 by CONTRIBUTED PHOTO in Focus

Something "Wild": "Jungle Jack" Hanna brings his Emmy-Award winning "Into the Wild" show to the State Theatre for the Arts, 453 Northampton St., Easton, at 2 p.m. Oct. 6. Hanna, recognized as America's favorite zookeeper, has made countless guest television appearances since he was first on "Good Morning America" in 1983. In the 30 years since, Hanna has put his infectious energy into two nationally-syndicated television shows and numerous live shows around the United States. His live show...

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Wednesday, October 2, 2013 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days: DANCE


Fearless Fire Company, 1221 S. Front St., Allentown. 610-797-2542

Progressive Beginner Lesson: Hustle, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 8

East Coast Swing, 7 p.m. Oct 15, 22

West Coast Swing, 7 p.m. Oct. 22, 29

Country Two-Step, 7 p.m. Oct. 29

Social Dance, 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays


Empire Ballroom, 542 Hamilton St., Allentown 610-433-4150



Tuesday, October 1, 2013 by The Press in Focus

An opening reception for The Arts Community of Easton (ACE) Annual Members' Show, which continues through Nov. 1, is 6 - 7:30 p.m. Oct. 11, Easton Hospital Gallery, State Theatre Center for the Arts, 453 Northampton St., Easton. The gallery is open 90 minutes prior to most main stage State Theatre performances.

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Wednesday, October 2, 2013 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: LITERARY EVENTS


1210 Hamilton St., Allentown. 610-820-2400

Ellen Cherry, 7 p.m. Oct. 22

Lap-sit Story Time, 10 a.m. Thursdays: Up to 2-year-olds

Time for Twos, 6 p.m. Wednesdays; 10:15 a.m. Fridays: 2-year-olds

Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m., 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays: 2 p.m. Thursdays: 3- to 5-year-olds

Family Story Time, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays

@Body.8 Days Head: ARTSQUEST

Musikfest Café, 101...


Tuesday, October 1, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Sandra Corpora will give an Artist's Talk, 1 p.m. Oct. 12, for her exhibition, "Sandra Corpora: Plein Air & Informed Plein Air," a solo exhibition of landscape paintings, which continues through Jan. 5, 2014, Artist Spotlight gallery, Kemerer Museum of Decorative Arts, 427 N. New St., Bethlehem. Museum hours: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Friday - Sunday.

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Wednesday, October 2, 2013 by The Press in Focus

@Body.8 Days Head: PENN'S PEAK

325 Maury Road, Penn Forest Township. 1-866-605-7325

The Swing Dolls, 1 p.m. Oct. 2, 3: Andrews Sisters, McGuire Sisters tribute

Chris Cagle, 8 p.m. Oct. 4

Melvin Seals & JGB, 8 p.m. Oct. 10

King Henry and the Showmen, 1 p.m. Oct. 15, 16, 17, 22

Jessie's Girl, 9 p.m. Oct. 18: 1980s pop-rock tribute

Real Diamond, 1 p.m. Oct. 23, 24; 8 p.m. Oct. 25: Neil Diamond tribute

Gordon Lightfoot, 8 p.m. Oct. 26...