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Thursday, December 20, 2012 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 physics because it applies concepts learned in math to real-life situations. I think it is very interesting to learn how things work and why they do what they do.

Q. Have you received any special awards or recognition?

A. I was chosen as the student of the month in the social studies department, inducted into the Spanish Honor Society and have...


Thursday, December 20, 2012 by The Press in Police Log


Michael Parham, 51, of Allentown, was arrested for DUI on State Route 222 northbound in the area of Interstate 78, Lower Macungie Township, 2:31 a.m. Nov. 21. Parham allegedly had a blood alcohol level of .10 percent at the time of the stop.

Thomas Winters, 55, of Wescosville, was arrested for DUI on Hamilton Boulevard at Krocks Road, Lower Macungie Township, 12:47 a.m. Dec. 8. Winters was stopped for a summary traffic violation and was allegedly found to be under the...

Lehigh County awarded funding for pollution prevention project

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Twenty-six county conservation districts received funding to promote water pollution strategies across Pennsylvania.

Lehigh County Conservation District received $1,300 to conduct water quality educational seminars.

"As a member of the Conservation District, it is imperative that we work to maintain our waterways," watershed specialist and agricultural resource conservationist Laura Richenderfer said. "We want to remind the community that we are all stewards in protecting our...

Article By: Zettlemoyer- Goldfeder

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by Zettlemoyer- Goldfeder in Social News

Couple to wed in June

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Zettlemoyer of Northampton announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura, to Joseph Goldfeder, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Goldfeder of Bethlehem.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Northampton Area High School, Susquehanna University and Wilkes University.

She is employed by the Whitehall-Coplay School District.

The groom-to-be is a graduate of Bethlehem Catholic High School and Bloomsburg University.

He is...

Volunteer Opportunities

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by The Press in Local News

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY, Bethlehem needs volunteers to join planning committees to help make Relay for Life in the Lehigh Valley a huge success. Apply if you are creative, a great leader, a great fundraiser or passionate about ending cancer. Hours vary and we can work with most schedules. All necessary training will be provided. Call Lyndsey Cumello at 610-921-2329 or Lyndsey.cumello@cancer.org.


East Penn SD

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by The Press in Local News

The East Penn School District's spring 2013 Community Education classes are open for registration. Go to the district website www.eastpennsd.org, click on the Community tab, then Community Education to register for classes. A PDF of the class listings, including descriptions, is located on the right hand side of the page in a green box labeled Class Descriptions (PDF). Brochures can also be found in our schools, local libraries, community centers,...

LVPA Theatre presentation

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by DANA GRUBB Special to The Press in Local News

"The Bacchae," written by the ancient Greek writer of tragedy Euripides, was performed by the Lehigh Valley Charter School for Performing Arts Theatre Group Dec. 12 through 16 to sold out audiences in the LVPA Black Box Theatre.

Using Nicholas Rudall's recent translation, director and choreographer Ashley Tait's all theater majors student cast recounted the story of the god Dionysus taking revenge on the people and king of ancient Thebes. Tait said "The Bacchae's" festive and...

Article By: Tice-Meyers

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by Tice-Meyers in Social News

Northampton graduates wed

Lee and Jane Meyers of Danielsville announce the wedding of their daughter, Michelle, to Jonathan Tice, son of Rose Tice of Hellertown and Ron Tice of Bath.

The ceremony took place Sept. 29 at Green Pond Country Club.

The bride is a 2004 graduate of Northampton Area High School, a 2008 graduate of East Stroudsburg University and a 2010 graduate of The Pennsylvania State University, Hazelton campus.

She is employed by Coordinated Health...

T.R.I.A.D. Members learn about Community Exchange

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by EMILY THIEL Special to The Press in Local News

Kathy Perlow, coordinator of Community Exchange, was welcomed at the latest Triad meeting, held at Emeritus of Allentown, 1545 Greenleaf St., Allentown.

Community Exchange is a project of the Department of Community Health and Health Studies of Lehigh Valley Health Network. The nontraditional form of volunteering is funded by The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust.

The program is run nationally, across 40 states, and is a volunteer based "time banking" system, where the...