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Friday, February 22, 2013 by The Press in Social News



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




3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645




Tuesday, February 19, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Feb. 23

Emmaus High School will hold their annual Jazz Dance 7 p.m. in the EHS cafeteria. Music will be provided by the Esquires Jazz Band and proceeds will benefit the Emmaus High School music program. The event was rescheduled due to inclement weather.

Feb. 25

Lehigh Carbon Community College, Schnecksville, will hold a town hall meeting for people with disabilities 1 to 3 p.m. in room 203-205 of the Community Service Center. The event will provide information about...


Tuesday, February 19, 2013 by The Press in Police Log


Glen Martin, 33, of Hellertown, was placed under arrest for suspicion of DUI on Interstate 78 at exit 60, Upper Saucon Township, 3:21 a.m. Feb. 9. Martin was allegedly under the influence of alcohol when his vehicle struck a guide rail and an exit 60 sign. Charges will be filed upon receipt of Martin's blood results.

Noel Gonzalez, 23, of Allentown, was arrested for DUI and drug possession on Interstate 78 at mile marker 55, Salisbury Township, 6:25 p.m. Feb. 9. Gonzalez...

Emmaus High School Honor Roll

Tuesday, February 19, 2013 by The Press in School

Emmaus High School announces the names of students who have made the honor roll for the second marking period.


Grade 12: Emmanuel Josiah Adamo, Jonathan Arguello, Victor G. Ayala, Brianna M. Basile, Nicholas Bast, Savannah Blest, Katlyn Boyle, Daniel John Brndjar, Tyler S. Brown, Terence James Cawley, Megan Cichocki, Christina Cilento, Damian Concordia, Ruchi Dalal, Clement Louis Decrop, Jonah Z. Diaz, Laura Erle, Megan Famularo, Thomas Fang, Kevin Fine,...


Tuesday, February 19, 2013 by EMILY THIEL Special to The Press in Local News

The Allentown Rescue Mission, located at 355 Hamilton St., Allentown, has welcomed a new director who attended the Feb. 12 T.R.I.A.D. meeting.

Chris Aylward, of Syracuse, N.Y., officially started his job as chief executive officer at the mission in January. Aylward has over 20 years of experience assisting homeless and impoverished people and has come to Allentown to continue to fulfill his passion of helping people in need.

Most people in Allentown recognize the mission by the...


Tuesday, February 19, 2013 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER Special to The Press in School

Q: What grade are you in?

A: I am in 12th grade.

Q: What is your favorite subject? Why?

A: My favorite subject is AP government and politics. I enjoy learning about the interworking of our current governmental system. I believe that everything learned within this course is practical and applicable to everyday life. This is the type of course everyone should take at some point in his or her life because it provides an excellent basis of knowledge regarding our country and...

Editor's View

Tuesday, February 19, 2013 by The Press in Opinion

If you don't like the weather, wait 10 minutes.

I first heard that saying while visiting Maine, but I think it holds true here too.

Friday was absolutely beautiful. I took in the sunshine and enjoyed a 75-minute walk outside through the neighborhoods of Coplay. It was so nice out, I didn't wear a coat and, at one point, I even took off my cardigan sweater.

Saturday wasn't bad but it was definitely colder. By Sunday, the winds made it feel downright frigid.

I found...