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Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Police Log


Police received a report of a sick fox in the 900 block of Emmaus Avenue 8:55 a.m. Aug. 31. The animal was not found.

An older, brown dachshund was found at Laubach Park 11:55 a.m. Sept. 6. The dog was injured and had trouble walking. There were no tags. The officer took the dog to the Lehigh County Humane Society.

A dead fox was found in the garden of a home in the 1700 block of Ritter Street 7:10 a.m. Sept. 6.

K-9 assist


Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Bullying seminar offered

KidsPeace and PPL are partnering to ensure more families and education professionals are ready to combat it.

A bullying seminar, "PPL and KidsPeace Present: Bullying 2.0, From Identification to Intervention," will be held 5:30 to 7 p.m. Oct. 16 at the KidsPeace Family Center Gymnasium at CDTRC, 1650 Broadway, Bethlehem.

There is no charge for the seminar.


Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Events scheduled

The Allentown Public Library, 1210 Hamilton St., is gearing up for autumn with numerous programs. These programs are open to the public and an Allentown Public Library Card is not required. Some events may require preregistration.

Computer classes are offered 9 to 11 a.m. every Saturday morning beginning Oct. 6. Sign-ups begin Sept. 15. Classes are on various topics such as setting up a personal email account, computer basics, web basics and job hunting. Space is limited so you need to call 610-820-2400, ext. 2 or visit the library to sign up.

Janice E.R. Moore

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Asbury Methodist

Janice E.R. Moore, 66, of Macungie, died September 17, 2012, at Emeritus of Allentown. She was the wife of the late Andrew H.R. Moore. Born in Hampton, N.J., she was a daughter of the late Donald Sr. and Helen (Stephens) Roberts.

She had been employed as a secretary for the Muscular Dystrophy Association in Allentown for many years.

She was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church, Allentown.


Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Social News

Praise concert

The Lehigh County Conference of Churches presents "Rise Up In Praise!," a Praise Band Showcase, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 22, Third Day Worship Center, 1700 Hanover Avenue, Allentown.

Performing will be SwiM, The Blend from The Barn and groups from Calvary Moravian Church and Third Day Worship Center.

Admission is free. There will be a free-will offering. Refreshments will be available during intermission.

Information: Lehigh County Conference of Churches,, 610-433-6421.


Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

Breakfast talk on health care

The Lehigh Valley Chapter of SCORE offers a breakfast seminar, "Health Care Reform, Insurance and the Small Business Owner," 8 - 9:30 a.m. Sept. 21, Denny's Restaurant, Catasauqua Road, Allentown.

Rebekah A. Ruch, President, REBA Group, LLC, an employee benefits agency, and Jim and Maureen Whited, Source One Accountants, a certified public accounting firm, will lead the seminar.

There is no charge. Seating is limited. Advance registration is required. To register: SCORE website, lvscore. org. Information: Mitzi Colella,, 610-266-3000


Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Opinion

Remember the mission while mourning fallen American diplomats in Libya

While I am a staunch supporter of the First Amendment and the original purpose of implementing limitations and barriers on the government in suppressing speech, I also feel we, as individuals, ought to have some self-restraint and common sense when we express our views.

A controversial video titled "Innocence of Muslims" incited protests beginning Sept. 11 which resulted in the tragic death of U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens, Information Management Officer Sean Smith and security personnel Tyrone Woods and Glen Doherty.