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Wednesday, July 3, 2013 by The Press in Local News

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Students named to the Dean's list

The following students were named to the Dean's list for the spring semester: Drew Gehman, a senior majoring in communication, Victoria Hetrick, a junior majoring in accounting, Wesley Loar, a junior majoring in engineering, and Jonathan Wolf, a sophomore majoring in journalism, all of Macungie.

UPPER MILFORD TOWNSHIP SUPERVISORS Supervisors promise action on emergency plan

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 by JULIA F. SWAN Special to The Press in Local News

In response to questions from the audience, Upper Milford Township supervisors at their June 20 meeting promised they'll keep pushing to complete the update of the township's emergency management plan.

"It's time that someone needs to do something about updating [the plan]," resident James Kripp told supervisors, saying he doesn't want to see the update fall by the wayside.

Resident David Lindstrom, who has been particularly vocal in urging action and volunteering to help in the wake of the lengthy power outages the past two Octobers, agreed.

Grads told to 'approach the next point in life with confidence'

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 by MARK RECCEK in Local News

The rain outdoors did not put a damper on the 29 graduates of the Lehigh Valley Christian High School during the Class of 2013 commencement ceremony held the evening of June 7 at Cedar Crest Bible Fellowship Church, Allentown.

The graduation began with the slow toll of a bell and the graduates proudly proceeding down the middle of the church aisle in rows of two, with men adorned in black caps and gowns and women in red.

Class President Emily Barry welcomed the graduates, staff members of LVCHS and family and friends to the graduation.

EAST PENN SCHOOL DISTRICT Sparks fly as board members approve final budget

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 by PETER MCCONNELL Special to The Press in Local News

The East Penn Board of School Directors passed their final zero-increase budget June 24 for the 2013-214 fiscal year after several hours of debate.

Superintendent Thomas Seidenberger began his presentation with thanks for the many faculty involved in the budget development, saying, "Changes are not made in isolation. It is a collaborative team process. Each person charged with developing the budget does his or her own budget based on the future, not the past."