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Tuesday, January 29, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Habitat for Humanity of the Lehigh Valley's ReStore held its grand opening Jan. 19 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the shop, the former Circuit City building at 1053 Grape St., Whitehall.

The 19,000-square-foot home-improvement store sells new and gently used furniture, appliances, cabinets, tools, lighting, hardware and more. Store hours for the general public are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. Donations are accepted 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.


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Saturday, February 2, 2013 by The Press in Social News



25th & Livingston Streets

Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712

8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer

9 a.m. Holy Communion

'28 Book of Common Prayer

9 a.m. Church School

Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service

Rev. Joseph S. Falzone




3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645




Tuesday, January 29, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Grundsau Lodge 16 Am Jahden will be having its sixth annual gathering at Wehr's Dam, Orefield, 7 a.m. Feb. 2.

They will watch for the groundhog (Yahdee) to arrive by coming down the Jordan Creek on a raft.

Following Yahdee's arrival, they will sing Pa. Dutch songs, pledge to the flag (in dialect), then anxiously await to hear what Yahdee says about the coming of spring.

Everyone is invited to come by and enjoy this annual event.

For additional information, call...


Tuesday, January 29, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

The Military Nursing Corps of Pennsylvania, VFW Post 12099, is currently welcoming female and male veterans with service in overseas conflicts. Current members of Post 12099 have proudly served in every conflict from World War II to active status in the Global War on Terror.

Post 12099 is headquartered in the General Charles C. Curtis National Guard Armory, 1501 Allen St., Allentown and meets 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month. Those interested in membership are encouraged to...

Northampton County senior menus

Saturday, February 2, 2013 by For locations, call 610-559-3245. in Social News

Wednesday, Jan. 30: Pot roast sandwich, Sun chips, sour cream cucumber salad, raspberry filled cookie.

Thursday, Jan. 31: Manhattan clam chowder, grilled chicken breast with lettuce-tomato-mayo on a bun, pasta salad, chilled apricots.

Friday, Feb.1: Tilapia scampi, baked potato, sour cream, Brussels sprouts, wheat bread with margarine, apple cinnamon, bread pudding.

Monday, Feb. 4: Chili con carne with cheddar cheese garnish over bread bowl, broccoli raisin salad,...

LEHIGH COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Fourth time's the charm for the Green Future Fund

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 by ANDREW CASS Special to The Press in Local News

The Lehigh County Board of Commissioners finally approved the Green Future Fund at its Jan. 23 meeting, after tabling it on three previous occasions.

The full $1.06 million will be funded and paid for by money received from impact drilling fees through natural gas. The bill will fund the Martin Luther Trail in Allentown, the Saucon Rail Trail in Upper Saucon Township, Camp Olympic renovations in Lower Macungie Township, the Lindberg Park connection trail in Salisbury Township,...


Saturday, February 2, 2013 by The Press in Social News

The YWCA of Bethlehem is holding the Lehigh Valley version of "Great Decisions Lecture Series," 10:30 a.m. - noon Wednesdays, Feb. 6 - March 27, Kirkland Village, Bethlehem.

Feb. 6, "Future of the Euro, Eva Leeds, Moravian College

Feb. 13, "Egypt, Gregory Simpson, Senior Program Officer, Middle East; North Africa Division officer, Center for International Private Enterprise

Feb. 20, "NATO," Galen C. Godbey, NCC

Feb. 27, "Myanmar and Southeast Asia," Nikki...


Tuesday, January 29, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Jan. 31

The Upper Milford Historical Society will meet 7 p.m. in the Upper Milford Municipal Building, Old Zionsville. The topic will be "Classy Collectibles with John Herbein." The public is welcome to attend and refreshments will be provided. For more information, call 610-966-4851.

Feb. 1

The Emmaus Arts Commission is hosting SnowBlast Winter Festival throughout Emmaus Feb. 1 and 2. The seventh annual SnowBlast will include a 5 p.m. Friday night kick-off on the...