Salisbury Press

Sunday, June 25, 2017

COLLEGE CORNER

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 by The Press in

Students earn degrees

ALBRIGHT COLLEGE

Area students are among those who received degrees in recent ceremonies including: Audrey Boyer, of Alburtis, who earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology/Spanish; Farida Gafurova, of Allentown, who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and graduated cum laude; Tayllor Schoenly, of Emmaus, who graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology: biotechnology.

salisbury police

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Criminal

Police were called to the 1200 block of South Cedar Crest Boulevard, Allentown, 8:10 a.m. June 8 for the report of damage to a vehicle’s windshield.

Police were called to Lehigh Valley Health Network - Cedar Crest, 1200 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., 8:16 p.m. June 11 for the report of a vehicle damaged with a dent and footprint on the passenger side door.

COLLEGE CORNER

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 by The Press in

Students earn degrees

UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA

Area students are among those students who received degrees in recent ceremonies including: Sarah Dougherty, who received a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication and information sciences and Aleah Goldin, who received a Master of Arts degree and Master of Fine Arts degree, both of Allentown.

BRIEFLY

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Summer programs offered

THE SWAIN SCHOOL

The Swain School, 1100 S. 24th St., Allentown, will offer summer programs July 10 to Aug. 4, with week-long camps for children entering prekindergarten through ninth grade in the fall.

Swain faculty will offer a variety of half-day and full-day programs ranging from science, math, arts and aerospace, to a variety of sessions based in The Imaginate Center, home of Swain’s Makerspace program. Classes are available in woodworking, digital photography and engineering and design.

Allentown Fair entry booklets available for contests, exhibits

Saturday, June 17, 2017 by The Press in Focus

The Great Allentown Fair’s Premium List booklets detailing the procedures and categories for entering the Fair’s Blue-Ribbon competitions are now available at the Allentown Fairground’s main and box offices. PDF versions are available for downloading at allentownfairpa.org.

Placement ribbons and cash prizes are awarded in each of the exhibitor categories judged just prior and throughout Fair week, Aug. 29 - Sept. 4. There are contests for youth entrants in addition to the all-age categories.

Growing Green: Spotted Lanternfly

Saturday, June 17, 2017 by The Press in Focus

In an attempt to eradicate the Spotted Lanternfly, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA) has issued a quarantine order for 75 municipalities in portions of and-or all of Lehigh, Northampton, Bucks, Montgomery, and Chester counties.

Officials are trying to protect landscape and agricultural businesses.

Residents in affected areas are being asked to help with the quarantine.