Salisbury Press

Thursday, February 27, 2020

VIA

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Summer program registration open

Via's Teen Summer Experience program, which runs June 17 to Aug. 23, is now open for registration. Attendees will have opportunities to participate in a range of activities including job shadowing, career counseling, volunteer activities in a variety of settings and a series of recreational and team-building activities.

The staff works individually with each teen and their family to develop educational, recreational and vocational goals.The goals focus on individual interests of the teen and preparing them to transition to adult life.

Doris M. Grim

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Alburtis

Doris M. Grim, 78, of Alburtis, died March 1, 2013, in her home. She was the wife of the late Donald E. Grim Sr., who died in 2005. Born in Allentown, she was the remaining survivor of five children of the late Charles B. and Pauline C. (George) Oswald.

She worked at Emmaus Shirt Company and later became a "Seamstress for Everyone" and homemaker in her Alburtis residence.

She was a member of Longswamp United Church of Christ and its auxiliary.

She was a social member of Alburtis Fire Company.

COLLEGE CORNER

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Ithaca College

Kaylyn Syvret, of Allentown, was named to the dean's list. Syvret is a senior majoring in theater arts management.

Abigail Eichorn, of Allentown, was named to the dean's list. Eichorn is a freshman majoring in television and radio.

Gina Echevarria, of Allentown, was named to the dean's list. Echevarria is a freshman majoring in humanities and sciences.

Danielle Zickl, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list. Zickl is a sophomore majoring in writing.

VOLUNTEER opportunities

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by The Press in Local News

GERTRUDE B. FOX ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER, Bethlehem, has an opening for a gift shop manager at the Fox's little store called "Gertie's Gifts." Contact Karen Dolan at 610-419-0218 or naturecenter@ gbfox.org.

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY, INC. needs volunteers for their Daffodil Days fundraising event. Volunteers are needed to drive, pack and sell daffodils at their place of business, churches and also at direct sale sites in the Lehigh Valley March 18 to 24. Contact Rosemarie Murphy at 610-921-2329, ext. 3109 or Rosemarie.Murphy@cancer.org.

Austreibungs Fest

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Chase winter with a dance

The German-American Union will have its annual festival to chase away winter with eating, drinking, dancing and singing at the Germansville Fire Company social hall 3 to 7 p.m. April 7.

The Austreibungs Fest was previously known as the Winter Vanquish Festival.

The hot meal includes Karl Ehmer wursts. Musical entertainment is provided by the Walt Groller Band.

There will be numerous door prizes.

For information and tickets call 610-767-1822, 484-221-4641 or 610-767-6981.