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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.

PRINCIPAL'S HONOR ROLL

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,...

T.R.I.A.D.

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...

ALBURTIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER Special to The Press in Local News

Ignoring the threat of bad weather Feb. 8, radio personality Mike Kelly of B104 arrived at Alburtis Elementary School at 12:15 p.m. to read stories to three classes of first grade students and share with them the importance of reading.

The trio of classes totaling 61 students wore handmade crowns shaped like a bee with "We," a red heart and "B104." The students were accompanied by their teachers Pamela Briody, Deb Barlup and Kendra Bergman.

The students, all eager and...

CEDAR CREST COLLEGE

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

Cedar Crest College is dedicated to empowering women through education. As a part of their "Power of Women Leadership" series, the college is holding five seminars with featured speakers and topics dedicated to women meeting their full potential.

The first of the series, a seminar entitled, "The Power and Influence of Leadership Development," was led by Jo Miller, CEO of Women's Leadership Coaching, Inc.

In the sold out session, Miller spoke to over 80 women who are interested...

COMMUNITY EVENTS

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

Feb. 13

The Verizon Telecom Pioneer Club will hold their monthly meeting, with the installation of 2013 officers, 1 p.m. at Asbury United Methodist Church, 1533 Springhouse Road, Whitehall. Bring nonperishable food for the food bank.

Feb. 16

Old Zionsville UCC Church, 5981 Fountain Road, Old Zionsville, will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet and bake sale 7 to 11 a.m. There will be a cost for guests six and over for breakfast. The public is welcome to attend. For...

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...

Email scam: Seven deadly cancer myths

Thursday, February 14, 2013 by FRED CICETTI Special to The Press in Social News

I received an email labeled "Cancer Update from Johns Hopkins." I found it so interesting that I was planning to write about the information included in the email.

The email begins with the statement: "After years of telling people chemotherapy is the only way to try to eliminate cancer, Johns Hopkins is finally starting to tell you there is an alternative way."

Intriguing.

First, I made a mandatory visit to Snopes.com, the internet's premier debunker. Sure enough, the...

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Harassment

Vincent Longo, 51, and Pattie Bowman, 47, were cited for harassment in the 4000 block of Miller Avenue, Upper Milford Township, 8:40 p.m. Feb. 2. Longo allegedly made threatening gestures with a spackling knife and Bowman allegedly struck Longo in the face with a cell phone.

An unknown actor sent threatening text messages to a Lower Macungie resident 6 p.m. Feb. 5.

Criminal mischief

An unknown actor cut several holes in a tire in the 6900 block of...

PennDOT

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

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is accepting applications for May through August employment for students and government service interns. Applicants must have a valid Pennsylvania driver's license, must be 18 years old and must be enrolled in in college for the fall 2013 semester. Submissions must be received by the close of the business day Feb. 22.