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...
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...
PRESS PHOTO BY C. RICHARD CHARTRAND
The Emmaus High School Class of 1987 held a mixer at Pickles in Emmaus recently.
Allentown Public Library Film Series for viewing audiences ages 17 plus will feature "Karen Cries on the Bus" 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 22 at 1210 Hamilton St. Allentown.
This month's film is in Spanish with English subtitles.
No ticket is required; admission is always free.
For more information, call 610-820-2400 or visit www.allentownpl.org.
Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) has announced a $50,000-commitment by Ironton Telephone Company to support the college's Early Learning Center through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. A check for $25,000 was recently presented to LCCC President Donald W. Snyder and Foundation Executive Director Tim Herrlinger. The locally-owned company has committed another $25,000 for the fiscal year 2013 - '14. "We are delighted to be able to help provide access to the...
Many parents have been asking for guidance on how to talk to their children about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting and understand the short and long term impact of the events.
Jodi S. W. Campbell, MS, KidsPeace leader of the critical incident response team, assistant director of organizational development and training, shared with The Press tips for parents to help children in the wake of a large scale tragedy such as this.
"The first thing you want to do is listen to...
Neffs UCC, 5550 Route 873, Neffs, will be having its annual craft show 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 20.
There will more than 30 craft vendors, a raffle, food and baked goods for sale.
Admission is free.
True to their school's name, students dug through soil horizons and found artifacts representing what could have been seven generations of life at the historic 1803 House.
In preparation for a future herb garden, sixth and seventh grade students at Seven Generations Charter School excavated next to one of Emmaus' treasured historic landmarks with an archeological dig.
Educational Specialist and Middle School Spanish Teacher Ryan Loughren guided the students using the...
Commissioners said the 2013 budget presented at the Dec. 6 meeting reflects a good working, stable budget that maintains the high quality of services for the residents.
There will be no new property tax, no increase in refuse bills and a 10 percent increase in sewer bills which will be about a $20 to $25 increase in annual cost to residents.
Various workshops with department directors and local organizations were held to create the budget. Various capital projects are noted in...
There were many Santa sightings by those attending the annual holiday festival in Alburtis Dec. 2.
Santa was seen very early in the community center visiting with children to hear what they wanted for Christmas. Mr. and Mrs. Claus were also spotted having breakfast in the early hours of the busy day.
Each child attending the event received a gift from Santa and Mrs. Claus.
This year was Mrs. Claus' first trip to meet the children of Alburtis. A record number of people...