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Wednesday, May 15, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, N.Y.

Local students named to

Dean's list

The following local students made the Dean's list for winter quarter at Rochester Institute of Technology: Jessica Hagerman, of Emmaus, Morgan Reed, of Schnecksville, Stacey Spehalski, of Emmaus, Brandon Miller, of Schnecksville, and Daniel Miller, of Schnecksville.


Wednesday, May 15, 2013 by PETER MCCONNELL Special to The Press in Local News


Citizens of East Penn School District packed the Macungie Institute April 30 to meet the candidates for the board of school directors.

Six of the eight candidates appeared to answer questions gathered from the community by East Penn Invested Citizens and the East Penn Chamber of Commerce. Questions were drawn from a jar; the first asked the opinion of the candidates on the district's strengths, and how each would maintain and maximize those strengths.

LEHIGH COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Tax financing plan discussed for Hamilton Crossings shopping center

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 by ANDREW CASS Special to The Press in Local News

The Lehigh County Commissioners had the first reading and discussion of a tax increment financing plan for the proposed Hamilton Crossings shopping center at its May 8 meeting.

The proposed Hamilton Crossings shopping center is located along Krocks Road between Route 222 and Hamilton Boulevard in Lower Macungie Township. The shopping center would include a Target and a Costco.


Wednesday, May 15, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Familly Fun Day is June 2

The Upper Milford Youth Association annual Family Fun Day at Lenape Park is scheduled for 1 to 5 p.m. June 2. Come down for food and fun as UMYA takes a day to thank all the members of UMYA for their support. As usual the dunk tank will be there, with favorite coaches waiting to get a bit wet. This day is also spring team picture day and the official opening day of fall sports registrations.

College Corner

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 by The Press in Local News



Allentown student recognized as best screenwriter at Champlain

College, Burlington, Vt.

Hannah Rucker, of Allentown, was honored at Champlain College's annual awards dinner for the Division of Communication and Creative Media. Rucker, who is majoring in digital filmmaking, received the Digital Filmmaking Most Excellent Screenwriter Award.

Macungie Minstrelaires presents check

Wednesday, May 8, 2013 by The Press in Local News


Members of the Macungie Minstrelaires present a check in the amount of $1,500 to the East Penn School District Angel Network recently. All proceeds from their 2012 show, "Souled on Motown" were given to the Angel Network. Pictured, left to right, are Angel Network Treasurer Lisa Thomas with food basket coordinator Laurie Fine, Sandy Schantz, Minstrelaire president and Trudy Chartrand, treasurer.