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Wednesday, September 18, 2019


Thursday, September 5, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Licensing classes start Sept. 3


The Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club will hold free public amateur ham radio (not CB) operators and general class licenses classes starting Sept. 3.

Classes will meet 7-9 p.m. for nine weeks.

The simultaneous licensing sessions classrooms are at Gracedale, 2 Gracedale Ave., Nazareth, 18064.

Prospective students should be at least 8 years old.

For information and to register, call 610-432-8286, email KE3AW@ARRL.NET or visit the website

Pediatric Cancer Foundation moving to south Allentown

Thursday, September 5, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

The Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley moved its headquarters Sept. 1.

PCFLV will be leaving The Banana Factory and moving into an office building at 2132 S. 12th St., Suite 401, Allentown.

“We have loved our time here at The Banana Factory,” PCFLV Executive Director Michelle Zenie said. “But we really want to be closer to Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital, where many of our kids receive their cancer treatments.


Thursday, August 29, 2019 by The Press in Police Log


Kelly Poburski, 40, of Whitehall, was charged with disorderly conduct 9:57 a.m. Aug. 14, following an incident in the 1200 block of South Cedar Crest Boulevard.

Police were called to Lehigh Valley Health Network – Cedar Crest 11 p.m. Aug. 14, after security found drug paraphernalia.

Jessica Brink, 36, of Scranton, was charged with alleged possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia 12:36 a.m. Aug. 17 at Lehigh Valley Health Network – Cedar Crest.

37th West Park House Tour Sept. 8

Saturday, August 31, 2019 by The Press in Focus

The West Park Civic Association’s 37th Annual House Tour, held annually since 1982, is 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sept. 8.

Advance tickets are available for purchase on the West Park website,; and at Albright’s Hardware, C. Leslie Smith, Boutique To Go, Hummus House, Phoebe Floral, RE:find, Walter’s Pharmacy and Weil Antiques. Tickets may be purchased and prepaid vouchers may be redeemed, 10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sept. 8, Episcopal Church of the Mediator, 1620 W. Turner St., Allentown.

LV International Airport site for Allegiant base

Saturday, August 31, 2019 by The Press in Business Showcase

State and local officials joined executives from Allegiant Travel Company Aug. 20 when the company announced plans to establish a two-aircraft base at Lehigh Valley International Airport (LVIA), known in Federal Aviation Administration parlance as ABE (as in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton).

Allegiant plans to create at least 66 new, high-wage jobs.

The Las Vegas-based company is investing $50 million to establish a new base of operations, which will house two Airbus aircraft.