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Friday, January 11, 2013 by The Press in Social News



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SCHOOL DISTRICT Events and Happenings

Tuesday, January 8, 2013 by The Press in School

Jan. 9

Emmaus High School will hold Keystone testing in algebra one.

Lower Macungie Middle School will hold history day presentations.

Eyer Connections will meet 9 to 10 a.m. for their morning meeting.

Lincoln Elementary School PTO will meet 9 to 9:30 p.m. in the principal's conference room.

Jefferson Elementary School will hold an Eagle Assembly 10 to 11 a.m.

Eyer Angel Network will meet 2 to 3 p.m.

Alburtis Elementary School will hold Barnes...


Friday, January 11, 2013 by The Press in Social News

Traditions of Hanover will hold an AARP Safe Driver Initial Course 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Jan. 15 and 16.

The two-day course is available to drivers age 50 and older. It's the starter course to receive car insurance discounts and the elimination of one point on a driver's license.

The event includes lunch. Seating is limited. Register by Jan. 11 by calling Jennifer, 610-882-0400.

Call for Community Singers

Tuesday, January 8, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

The Lehigh Carbon Community College "Tri-Cees" community chorale is seeking people from the community who share a passion for music and derive joy from singing with others.

From college students to young adults to senior citizens, the Tri-Cees study and perform choral music in a wide variety of genres.

The Tri-Cees sing Broadway, popular standards, gospel, pop, rock, world music and everything in between.

Music reading skills and choral technique such as listening,...


Tuesday, January 8, 2013 by The Press in Local News

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has approved a 2013 rate schedule that will result in overall toll-revenue growth of 3 percent. It entails a 10-percent toll increase for cash-paying customers and a 2-percent toll increase for those who pay with E-ZPass. With the increase, E-ZPass customers who currently see as much as a 17 percent savings on Turnpike tolls will save about 25 percent starting next year. The new rates became effective Jan. 6.

"Implementing this toll increase...


Tuesday, January 8, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Salisbury Township Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the white or light-skinned Hispanic female found in a wooded area of Chestnut Hill Road, Salisbury Township, Dec. 27, 2012.

According to District Attorney Jim Martin, the woman was discovered around 9:40 a.m. along the side of the road, just south of the entrance to the Unami Fish and Game Protective Association Inc.

The police are asking for the identity of the indivdual(s)...

HORNET HAPPENINGS The approach of midterm exams

Tuesday, January 8, 2013 by LOGAN BECK Special to The Press in School

Now that the holiday decorations are being taken down until next year, school is back in session. To the dismay of students, midterm exams are also rapidly approaching.

The midterm exams will be Jan. 17 through 22. The school will be closed Jan. 21.

Midterms are a stressful time for everyone, students and teachers alike. It is important to balance priorities during the exam, to ensure quality results while maintaining sanity.

The most vital part to surviving midterm...

UPPER MILFORD SUPERVISORS Daniel Mohr elected chairman

Tuesday, January 8, 2013 by JULIA F. SWAN Special to The Press in Local News

During a brief reorganization meeting last week, Daniel Mohr was re-elected chairman of the Upper Milford Township board of supervisors. George DeVault, the newest member of the board, was elected vice chairman.

All other current representatives and consultants were reappointed, including Marc Fisher as township solicitor and Benchmark Civil Engineering as township engineer.

Supervisor Robert Sentner was named representative to the Lehigh County Authority when the township...