Macungie Mayor Rick Hoffman obtained approval Monday night Jan. 7 to purchase GPS units for the borough's three police department vehicles. This is after losing borough council's vote the first time he requested GPS units because there was not enough money. Hoffman said he now has the funds to cover the units completely for one year because of an end-of-year deal thrown in by Advanced Tracking, the company responsible for producing these tracking units.
The total cost of the devices...
ST. PAUL'S ANGLICAN CHURCH
25th & Livingston Streets
Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712
8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer
9 a.m. Holy Communion
'28 Book of Common Prayer
9 a.m. Church School
Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service
Rev. Joseph S. Falzone
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
3449 Cherryville Road
Northampton - 610-262-5645
PRESS PHOTO BY C. RICHARD CHARTRAND
The Emmaus Historical Society holds their annual holiday party recently, enjoying entertainment by the Emmaus High School Chorale.
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...
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.
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,...
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...
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)...
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...