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Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Social News

Dr. Julian Agyeman, chair of Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning at Tufts University, will present a talk, "Understanding the Challenges of Environmental Justice in an Unequal World," 7 p.m. Jan. 29, Prosser Auditorium, Haupert Union Building, Moravian College.

The event is free and open to the public.

Save for college, save on taxes

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 by CONTRIBUTED ARTICLE in Local News

State Rep. Justin Simmons, R-134th, is asking parents and grandparents who are thinking of starting a college savings account to consider the benefits of opening a Pennsylvania 529 College Saving Program.

"Opening a 529 plan is an investment in our future," Simmons said. "Considering the history of the cost of a college education, there's no better time than now to start saving toward a gift that will pay off down the road."

The PA 529 plan is designed to help savings grow to...

LV harmonizers

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 by The Press in Local News

As part of the Barbershop Harmony Society's "Youth in Harmony" program, the Lehigh Valley Harmonizers is hosting its fourth annual Young Singers Quartet Contest. The goal is to give students the unique experience of singing in a barbershop quartet and to offer an opportunity to improve their singing skills through the medium of close harmony a cappella singing. To date, 10 quartets are entered from Freedom, Northern Lehigh and Phillipsburg High Schools. Deadline for entries is Jan. 24.


Article By: Murphy-Beichey

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by Murphy-Beichey in Social News

Northampton man

to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Beichey of Northampton announce the engagement of their son, Benjamin Ross Beichey, to Jennifer Colleen Murphy, daughter of Michael and Lorraine Murphy of Peabody, Mass.

The engagement took place in April 2012. in the Cayman Islands.

Ben graduated from Kutztown University with a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial-organizational development psychology and a postgraduate degree in international business management...


Tuesday, January 22, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Warrant service

Matthew Lerch, 39, of Emmaus, was arrested on a warrant service for unlawful restraint, false imprisonment, simple assault and harassment subject to other physical contact at the Knight's Inn, 1880 Steelstone Road, Hanover Township, after a standoff with police between 1 and 6:30 p.m. Jan. 14. Lerch was being arrested for a warrant associated with a prior incident occurring in Emmaus. Information developed that Lerch had registered as a guest at the Knight's Inn and...


Tuesday, January 22, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Jan. 24

The Lehigh Valley Chapter of Score will host a free financial presentation 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the offices of Lafayette Ambassador Bank, 2005 City Line Road, Suite 200, Bethlehem. Vice President of Commercial Loans at Lafayette Bank Daniel Hilbert and former CEO of Paul Fredrick MenStyle Allen Abbott will present, "Financing your Small Business: What You Need to Know about Borrowing and Raising Capital." To register, visit www.lehighvalley....

Lehigh County senior menus

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by For locations, call 610-782-3254. in Social News

Wednesday, Jan. 23: Baked ham with raisin sauce, whipped sweet potatoes, green beans, dinner roll, angel food cake. BB: Roast turkey.

Thursday, Jan. 24: Meat loaf with gravy, whipped potatoes, peas and carrots, wheat bread, banana.

Friday, Jan. 25: Baked macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, tossed salad, wheat bread, baked apples.

Monday, Jan. 28: Chicken cacciatore, wax beans, rosemary potatoes, wheat bread, tapioca pudding.

Tuesday, Jan. 29: Beef-a-roni,...