Dana Stellar is a name community members might remember.
Her father, Tony Stellar, of Stellar Construction, is another name that may be known.
Each year the "Stellar Catch A Rising Star" boys and girls high school tournament resonates to youth and adults from many communities.
Both are proud to be 1000-point scorers in basketball at their respective high schools.
Tony earned the honor at Salisbury High School and his daughter, Dana, at Northwestern High School.
The two are involved in the "Steps for Stellar Cancer Run."
Lehigh Carbon Community College will hold noncredit classes for individuals with an interest in drawing and painting, as well as music and other forms of art.
Guitar with Roger Latzgo will run 7 to 10 p.m. Tuesdays, Jan. 22 through April 19.
Drawing and Painting will run 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Mondays, Feb. 4 through March 11
Trompe L'Oeil will run 6 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, March 4 through April 8 at the Carbon Career and Technical Institute.
Basic Drawing will run 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Mondays, March 18 through April 22.
Lehigh Carbon Community College will hold noncredit courses in many different languages this semester. Arabic I begins Feb. 25.
Chinese I - Feb. 26.
French for Travelers- March 7.
Irish (Gaelic) - Feb. 13.
Italian I - Feb. 18.
Italian for Travelers - March 13.
Japanese I - April 8.
Sign Language - Feb. 20.
Beginning Spanish-A- Feb. 4.
Beginning Spanish-A- Feb. 6.
Beginning Spanish-B- Feb. 4.
Spanish for Healthcare Professionals- March 12.
Spanish Society - Feb. 4.
Think Spanish/Speak Spanish -Feb. 4.
The Salisbury Middle School's Interact Club is conducting a clothing drive through Jan. 16. This is the perfect time to go through clothes that no longer fit and make space for all those new ones. They will collect any type of clothing except undergarments.
The clothes will be donated to Allentown School District's Central Elementary School's Community Closet and will help individuals in the community as well as those at the school.
The East Penn School District's spring 2013 community education classes are open for registration.
Visit the district website, www.eastpennsd.org, click on the Community tab, then Community Education to register for classes.
A PDF of the class listings, including descriptions, is located on the right hand side of the page in a green box labeled Class Descriptions.
Brochures can also be found in schools, local libraries, community centers, Emmaus borough hall, etc. The registration deadline is Jan. 23.
The Salisbury Township Board of Commissioners has approved a 2013 budget that calls for a 10 percent tax increase and includes the hiring of a police officer and two public works employees.
By a unanimous 5-0 vote, commissioners voted to adopt the budget.
In a separate vote, commissioners also voted 5-0 for a tax hike that will cost $30 annually for each township property owner, based on the township average $232,400 property assessment.
The Salisbury Township Municipal Building is getting a security upgrade.
The township board of commissioners voted 5-0 to approve the work.
While no specific incident has spurred the move, Salisbury Township Police Chief Allen W. Stiles said he has urged commissioners for years, including those no longer serving on the board, to increase security at the municipal building.
PRESS PHOTO BY JIM MARSH
Medical personnel and firefighters from Eastern Salisbury Fire Department attend to the male driver of a Jeep sport vehicle involved in a rollover accident just before 6 p.m. Friday evening, Dec. 21, 2012.
LEHIGH VALLEY SCORE, Bethlehem, seeks experienced business professionals to offer in-person and online counseling and advice to start ups and in-business owners of small businesses and nonprofit organizations. Contact Mitzi Colella at 610-266-3000 or email@example.com.
MEALS ON WHEELS OF NORTHAMPTON COUNTY, Bethlehem, needs people willing to grocery shop for homebound clients living in the Slate Belt. Contact Janet Soos at 610-691-1030 or firstname.lastname@example.org.