The following students were selected as "student of the month" for January. Students were selected based upon their academic achievement, their cooperative attitude in class, their respect toward others and their strong work ethic. Each student who was recognized as student of the month was presented the award by their grade level teachers and the school principal. A letter of congratulations was mailed home to the students and the students had their picture displayed on a special bulletin board in the school hallway.
Ronald R. Braun, 75, of Macungie, died January 22, 2013, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Bernadine (Heil) Braun. They would have been married for 55 years this February. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Roman R. Braun Sr. and Dorothy A. (Coleman) Braun.
He was employed in the Central Tool Department of Bethlehem Steel for 37 years, retiring in 1992. He was also an Erie Insurance agent for many years.
He was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church, Wescosville.
Eleanor M. Romig, 90, of Macungie, died January 21, 2013, in the Lutheran Home at Topton. She was the wife of the late Elwood E. Romig. Born in Huff's Church, she was the daughter of the late Samuel W. and Jennie M. (Pauley) Fox.
She worked for Rodale Manufacturing in Emmaus for 24 years, retiring in 1975.
She was a member of Huff's Union Church and served with the Ladies Aide.
She was also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Seisholtzville Fire Company.
PRESS PHOTOS BY JIM MARSH
Cub Scout Pack 146 holds their Pinewood Derby.
J. Wesley Eltonhead, 96, of Zionsville died January 21, 2013, at his residence. He was the husband of the late Lucille J. (Reinsmith) Eltonhead who died Aug. 24, 2001. Born in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late Joseph Wesley and Mildred I. (McLean) Eltonhead.
Prior to retiring, he was head of the drafting department at Mack Trucks, Allentown.
He was a member of Old Zionsville United Church of Christ.
PRESS PHOTO BY EMILY THIEL
Harry S Truman Elementary School students practice the 'seven traits.'
In the Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013 edition of the East Penn Press, it was incorrectly reported that Patti Shill, 50, of Allentown was charged with access device fraud arising out of an incident involving use of credit cards. She was not charged in this matter. The police investigation in the matter continues. The Press regrets this error.
ST. PAUL'S ANGLICAN CHURCH
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
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
3449 Cherryville Road
Northampton - 610-262-5645
Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor
Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.
Sunday Worship - 10:45 a.m.
Sunday Evening - 6:00 p.m.
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.
A quintet of Pete Smyser, seven-string guitarist; Larry McKenna, saxophone; Tom Lawton, piano; Madison Rast, bass; and Dan Monaghan, drums, present "Jeepers Creepers!," a music tribute to Harry Warren, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 25, Foy Concert Hall. Hurd Campus, Moravian College.
The concert will be recorded for a future CD release. Smyser's previous concert at Moravian, "The Jerome Kern Concert," was released on CD last year and rose to the Top 50 in jazz radio play nationally for several weeks.