To the Editor:
The McGrath letter is vague: vitriolic right wing, outrageously FAR far right wing, insensitive, offensive, etc.
The letter is in response to an editorial [Debra Palmieri, Jan. 30, page 14] that is factual, citing historical fact: King George, American War of Independence, Second amendment, adopted Dec. 15, 1791, Merriam Webster definition, difference between automatic and semiautomatic, on and on. Facts. More Facts.
If the McGraths have a problem, they...
Wednesday, Feb. 13: Veal parmesan, rotini with sauce, zucchini, wheat bread, diced pears.
Thursday, Feb. 14: Yankee pot roast, baked potato, green beans, wheat bread, tropical fruit.
Friday, Feb. 15: Breaded Pollack, vegetable rice, Mediterranean medley, wheat bread, banana.
Monday, Feb. 18: Closed. President's Day.
Tuesday, Feb. 19: Chicken picatta, wild rice, American blend vegetables, wheat bread, fresh fruit.
Wednesday, Feb. 20: stuffed green pepper,...
PRESS PHOTOS BY EMILY THIEL
@$:Celebrating academics at St. Thomas More.
Elizabeth Fleming, of Allentown, was named to the dean's list for fall quarter.
Central Catholic High School held its State of the Building presentation Feb. 3 in Rockne Hall.
Led by Principal Dennis Nemes, the presentation was composed of multiple speakers from the various Central Catholic office departments.
The presentation began with a representative from the Catholic School Development Program, an organization focused on bettering Central Catholic as a whole. The organization's main goals were outlined, including developing the identity of CCHS,...
The Twelfth Night Festival presented each year in January at Christ Lutheran Church, 13th and Hamilton streets, Allentown, is a highlight of the season. This year, the 31st annual festival was performed to a sold- out crowd.
Families enjoy participating in the performance together. For example, the four members of the Lea family from Salisbury Township all take part in Twelfth Night. Father Victor is Casper, one of the three kings, wife Susan is the Peacock Lady-in-Waiting, son Luke...
Jillian Hahn, of Allentown, has been named to the Central Penn College dean's list for the fall 2012 term. Hahn is currently majoring in business administration.
David Przekurat, of Macungie, has been named to the Central Penn College dean's list for the fall 2012 term. Przekurat is currently majoring in occupational therapy.
The Library Knitting Club meets 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. Feb. 16, Allentown Public Library, 1210 Hamilton St., Allentown.
If interested, sign up at the library reference desk.
Country Meadows of Allentown showed their appreciation to firefighters and EMTs by hosting a "We Love Our Firemen and EMTs Luncheon" Feb. 7. Fifteen members from Cetronia Ambulance, Macungie Ambulance and Trexlertown Fire Company were invited to enjoy a lunch served by residents.
Sarah Swartz, of Allentown, was named to the fall dean's list.