The American Heart Association will hold the 2018 Lehigh Valley Heart Walk Sept. 22 at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way.
Registration and festivities begin 10:30 a.m. The 2 1/2 mile walk around the SteelStacks complex begins noon.
Activities will include free CPR demonstrations, healthy snacks, activities for kids and live entertainment. Organizers have set a $350,000 goal to support the American Heart Association. Walkers who raise a minimum of $100 will receive a Heart Walk T-shirt and the opportunity to earn additional prizes.
Tuesday was the 17th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, N.Y., the Pentagon in Arlington County, Va., and the crash of Flight 93 into a field in Shanksville, Somerset County.
On July 25, the remains of a 26-year-old man who worked at the World Trade Center were identified as a result of advanced DNA testing.
The remains of Scott Michael Johnson, which were recovered after the attack, were identified by the forensic biology division of the New York City medical examiner’s office.
State Sen. Pat Browne, R-16th, will hold his annual Kids Discovery Expo 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Da Vinci Science Center, 3145 Hamilton Boulevard Bypass, Allentown, rain or shine.
This free expo, which is open to the public, will provide valuable information on numerous programs and services that are available from government, community, nonprofit and corporate groups throughout the area.
DELAWARE VALLEY UNIVERSITY
Area students are among those named to the dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester including: Peter McQuiston, of Alburtis; Kaylynn Boyd, Ashleen Caba, Colin King, all of Allentown; Kennymac Durante, of Emmaus.
NORTHAMPTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Amanda Reichenbach, of Salisbury Township, received a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in recent ceremonies.