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CEDAR CREST COLLEGE

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by EMILY THIEL Special to The Press in Local News

Abigail Disney to speak March 14

As Cedar Crest College's William D. Reimert lecture speaker for 2013, documentary filmmaker and philanthropist, Abigail Disney, will be speaking on "Why Women Matter" 7 p.m. March 14 in Samuels Theatre.

Disney, the daughter of Roy E. Disney, will also be receiving an honorary degree from Cedar Crest College before hosting the lecture. Disney spoke to the Lehigh Valley Press preceding the event about topics she will be discussing.

UPPER MILFORD SUPERVISORS

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by JULIA F. SWAN Special to The Press in Local News

An intriguing proposal

Beet juice instead of salt for slippery roads?

It sounds silly, or crazy, but Upper Milford Township resident Phil Casey, a regular at supervisors meetings, told the board at its Feb. 7 meeting that many municipalities in other states are using a compound that incorporates organic materials such as beet juice as an alternative to road salt.

Road salt, Casey said, is corrosive to vehicles and roads, and leads to toxic runoff into streams. It's also expensive.

DeSales University

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Lindsey Graham, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list majoring in biology.

Michelle Neely, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list majoring in medical studies.

Janki Patel, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list majoring in nursing.

Carly Mitchell, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list majoring in accounting.

Lydia Younger, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list majoring in medical studies.

Julie Tozzoli, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list majoring in nursing.

Bloomsburg University

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Melanie Arosen, of Macungie, was named to the fall dean's list at Bloomsburg University.

Robert Campbell, of Zionsville, was named to the fall dean's list at Bloomsburg University.

Kelsi Cantone, of Allentown, was named to the fall dean's list at Bloomsburg University.

Sarabeth Clever, of Wescosville, was named to the fall dean's list at Bloomsburg University.

Katherine Close, of Allentown, was named to the fall dean's list at Bloomsburg University.

Jessica Findlay, of Alburtis, was named to the fall dean's list at Bloomsburg University.

LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by SHARON SCHRANTZ Special to The Press in Local News

Ordinances approved Feb. 7

In a roll call vote, with President Ron Eichenberg abstaining, the Lower Macungie Board of Commissioners' approval was unanimous Feb. 7 for the rezoning ordinance for the Remington Property development near Allen Organ. This will allow for apartments in a commercial zone.

The Lower Macungie Township Planning Commission and Lehigh Valley Planning Commission have also expressed their approval for this project.