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Beekeepers

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Miller to discuss mites Sept. 20

Warren Miller, queen bee breeder and president of the Pennsylvania State Beekeepers Association, will share his experiences keeping bees without mite treatments at the 7 p.m. Sept. 20 Lehigh Valley Beekeepers meeting at the Lehigh County Ag Center, 4184 Dorney Park Road, South Whitehall.

The meeting is open to the public.

For more information, log onto Lehighvalleybeekeepers.org or call 610-298-3254.

East Penn Events and Happenings

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Sept. 19

The East Penn School District will be celebrating Constitution week for the remainder of the week.

Eyer Middle School will hold meet the teacher night 6 to 8 p.m. at the school.

Lincoln Elementary School will hold meet the teacher night 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the school.

Sept. 20

Macungie Elementary School will hold meet the leader night for parents to meet teachers 6:30 p.m. at the school

Woodcuts

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

State premier at City Hall rotunda

A show of presidential woodcuts, never before seen in Pennsylvania, is on display weekdays through Sept. 21 at the Rotunda, City Hall, 10 E. Church St., Bethlehem.

The works, by artist Joe Illick, include all the presidents of the United States.

Raised near Coopersburg, he graduated from Bethlehem High School and earned a Ph.D. in American history from the University of Pennsylvania. He studied art and taught at San Francisco State University. He also taught at both Lehigh and Lafayette Universities.

For information, visit www.joeillick.com.

LEHIGH COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Emmaus, Whitehall funding withdrawn

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by DANIEL MINGUEZ Special to The PRess in Local News

Lehigh County Commissioner Daniel McCarthy withdrew a bill he sponsored to put forth funding from the community revitalization grant program at the Sept. 12 commissioners meeting.

The bill would have granted the Borough of Emmaus and Whitehall Township $15,000 each to establish a revolving loan program for new businesses.