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Emmaus Lions Club's

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by The Press in Local News

The Emmaus Lions Club is now accepting orders for their 2012 fall chowder sale.

The chowder recipe has been untouched for the past 40 years and will be sold by the quart.

Chowder orders can be placed with any Emmaus Lion or by calling 610-965-7355.

Orders can be picked up between 7 a.m. and noon Oct. 6 at Emmaus Community Park.

West Nile virus

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by MARY PATRICIA FLETCHER Special to The Press in Local News

Q: What is West Nile virus?

A: West Nile virus is a new virus imported accidently into the United States in 1999 in New York. Within three years it has emerged as a recurring mosquito-borne infectious disease across the entire country.

Q: How is it spread?

A: The virus infects black birds, crows and robins. Mosquitoes contract the virus from those birds. The mosquitoes then feed on and consequently infect horses and humans with the virus. The mosquitoes that do so are...

EMMAUS POLICE

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Joel Duignam, 19, of Nazareth, was arrested for DUI in the 00 block of Harrison Street, Emmaus, Sept. 8. Duignam was allegedly under the influence of alcohol when his vehicle struck multiple parked cars.

Luke Penglase, 31, of Allentown, was arrested for DUI in the 1200 block of Chestnut Street, Emmaus, Sept. 8.

Luis Zumba, 38, of Allentown, was arrested for DUI in the 300 block of Main Street, Emmaus, Sept. 16.

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EMMAUS COLUMN

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by CORRINE DURDOCK Special to The Press in Columns

It's that time of year for the eagerly awaited annual Emmaus Halloween parade. The parade will be held 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20. There is a rain date of 6:30 p.m. Oct. 21. While you are staking out your viewing spot along the parade route, be sure to cheer the runners participating in the KNBT Halloween 5K race, some in costume, which starts 7 p.m. before the parade and follows the parade route. The proceeds from the race go toward Halloween parade expenses and park projects. For information visit...

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Holly McCarthy, of Macungie, was arrested for DUI on Interstate 78 eastbound at mile marker 62.9, Upper Saucon Township, 10:55 p.m. Aug. 12. McCarthy was allegedly found to be driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance during a traffic stop.

Joan Rodriguez-Tavarez, 22, of Emmaus, was arrested for DUI on Interstate 78 westbound, east of exit 49, Upper Macungie Township, 6:47 a.m. Sept. 7. Rodriguez-Tavarez was stopped for several traffic violations and...

HORNET HAPPENINGS

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by LOGAN BECK Special to The Press in Columns

As the 2012-2013 school year picks up speed, the many events and activities offered at Emmaus High School follow suit.

Meet the teacher and parents' night will be held in the EHS cafeteria 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 27. The night will feature a club fair with displays from various clubs and organizations within the school, in addition to the opportunity for parents to become acquainted with their students' teachers, as well as classroom expectations.

School will be closed Sept....

Article By: Heintzelman-Shultz

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by Heintzelman-Shultz in Social News

Couple wed at Weisenberg Lutheran Church

Jewel M. Shultz and Brian D. Heintzelman of New Tripoli were married Dec. 17, 2011.

The Rev. Raymond Hand officiated at the ceremony at Weisenberg Lutheran Church.

A rehearsal dinner was held at Morgan's, South Whitehall Township, and a reception was held at Willow Tree Grove, Orefield.

The bride is the daughter of Timothy and Debbie Shultz of Bath.

She graduated from Northampton Area High School in 2001 and received...