Northampton grad plans
Mike and Darlene Kulp of Perkasie announce the engagement of their daughter, Tiffany, to Jeremy Matula, son of Michael and Susan Matula of Bath.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of Pennridge High School. She received a Bachelor's degree in biochemistry from Elizabethtown College, Lancaster County.
She is a biochemist for Lancaster Laboratories, Inc.
The groom-to-be is a graduate of Northampton Area High School. He...
Items from the closed King George Inn, Cedar Crest and Hamilton boulevards, South Whitehall Township, were auctioned off Dec. 17, 2012.
Restaurant items such as ovens, tables, chairs, flatware and china went out for bid 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
After 3 p.m., antiques and collectables, which adorned the restaurant throughout its history were auctioned.
The one dining room was filled to capacity with bidders with overflow reaching into the adjoining dining room.
Dess Alt Yohr is now fer-bei; wos now aw-fongt is yoh gons nei.
Mier leava un mier wolda, fom Neia biss tzu'm Alta. Darrich feel Ongsht un Druvvel; darrich Tzittera un darrich Farricht. Darrich Grieg un grossa Schrecka; dess dutt de gons Welt be-decka.
The old year is gone; what is now beginning is all new.
We live through much fear and trouble; through nervousness and through fright; through war and through terror this covers the whole world and we leave this to the...
The Allentown AARP Chapter #5415 will meet noon at St. Timothy's Church, 140 S. Ott St., Allentown. Frank Kovacs from Pennsylvania Senior Patrol at CARIE will speak and a business meeting will follow. Bring a nonperishable food item for the Allentown Food Bank.
The Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will hold their monthly meeting 7:30 p.m. in the Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road, Bethlehem. The program will be "My American Freedom Via Amateur...
Second of two parts
Editor's Note: This is the second part of a two-part column reviewing nature and weather in 2012. The first six months of 2012 were covered in the column in last week's Dec. 26 and 27 Focus section.
July was very hot. I had rotator cuff surgery in mid-June and I suffered through the July heat waves. The house where my wife, Bev, and I live does not have air conditioning. Our property's mature tree species cast their summer shade to keep us cool....
PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRAND
Emmaus High School Key Club students and Emmaus Kiwanis members hold a Christmas party at St. John's UCC for some very special members of the community.
Children at Lehigh Valley Health Network - Cedar Crest get a very special visit right before Christmas.
"This donation is being used to provide much-needed equipment that will enable the Emmaus Fire Department to enhance the safety of our firefighters as we provide our services to the community," EFD Chief James Reiss told representatives from the Bethlehem office of the Fireman's Fund Insurance Co. at a symbolic check presentation last week.
The donation of more than $12,000 from the insurance company's Heritage program was used to purchase a variety of equipment that would not have...
Alburtis Volunteer Fire Department recently held their annual open house educating citizens about some of the situations they regularly encounter.
Fire safety demonstrations were given throughout the day including extinguishing a live grease fire, putting out a Christmas tree fire and executing a rooftop rescue. They also showed an automobile rescue using the Jaws of Life and home safety demonstrations in the "Family Safety House" portable trailer.
Macungie Ambulance Corps...
Wednesday, Dec. 26: Spinach cheese soup, barbecue chicken sandwich with bacon and cheddar, macaroni salad, fresh fruit cup.
Thursday, Dec. 27: Meatloaf with gravy, scalloped potatoes, mixed vegetables, wheat bread with margarine, tapioca pudding.
Friday, Dec. 28: Chicken rice soup, smoked sausage, country potatoes with egg, country vegetable blend, wheat bread with margarine, lemon krunch pie.
Monday, Dec. 31: No menus available.
Tuesday, Jan. 1: Closed. New Year'...