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BSA

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Food drive set for Nov. 10

Minsi Trails Boy Scouts and volunteers will be collecting nonperishable food Nov. 10 for the 26th annual Scouting for Food community food drive.

In addition to the door to door pickups, there will be dropoff areas at area Walmarts, Wegmans, Lafayette Ambassador and Team Capital branch banks, United Way of the L.V., Minsi Trails Council, Ray Price Dealerships and Bennet Toyota. For information, visit www.scouting4food.com or call 610-264-8551.

stockings for soldiers

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

The Press asks for your support

As holiday schedules get busy in the coming days and weeks, The Press and Blue Ridge Communications are asking the public to not forget those who have given so much.

Now in its third year of giving, we invite our readers to share in adding some of the warmth of the yuletide season with Keystone Soldiers and its Stockings for Soldiers program, by sending much needed and requested food and hygiene items and Christmas cards to our men and women spending Christmas away from home and stationed in such countries as Iraq, Afghanistan and Kuwait.

CLIU #21

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Driver training classes

Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit #21 is offering driver education theory classes and behind- the-wheel training for qualified high school students in the following school districts: Allentown, Catasauqua, Northern Lehigh, Northwestern Lehigh, Palmerton, Parkland, Salisbury Township and Whitehall-Coplay.

The goal of the student driver eeducation program is to teach young people to be safe and responsible drivers.

APD

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Salisbury graduate promoted

Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski and Police Chief Roger MacLean have announced the promotions of Glen Dorney to captain and William Reinik to lieutenant.

Dorney was hired Feb. 17, 1997 and was assigned to the 3rd Platoon. He worked various details and was promoted to the rank of sergeant in November 2005 and to the rank of lieutenant in January 2011. Dorney is a member of the emergency response team and accepted the position of team commander in August 2007. Dorney in charge of PSA4 and has assumed the duties formerly held by recently retired Captain Stephen Mould.

ESFD

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

T-shirts to support No Place for Hate

Eastern Salisbury Fire Department and Salisbury High School's No Place for Hate have come together to promote anti-bullying in the Salisbury Township community. They are spreading their message through T-shirt sales and need the public's support. Through the support and generosity of the ESFD, all proceeds will benefit the NPFH group at SHS. They are excited to see their message spread and cannot wait to see as many people as possible wear these shirts in the schools and community. For that reason, the shirts are available in youth and adult sizes.

LVHN

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Drive-through flu shots Nov. 3, 4

Lehigh Valley Health Network will administer free seasonal flu vaccinations for adults and children six months and older during two community sessions in November. Shots will be all drive-through at Dorney Park 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 3 and at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 4 each day.

BSA

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Food drive set for Nov. 10

Minsi Trails Boy Scouts and volunteers will be collecting nonperishable food Nov. 10 for the 26th annual Scouting for Food community food drive.

In addition to the door to door pickups, there will be dropoff areas at area Walmarts, Wegmans, Lafayette Ambassador and Team Capital branch banks, United Way of the L.V., Minsi Trails Council, Ray Price Dealerships and Bennet Toyota. For information, visit www.scouting4food.com or call 610-264-8551.

REUNION

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Class of '56 to gather Nov. 2

Parkland High School Class of 1956 has scheduled a 56th year reunion luncheon for 11:30 a.m. Nov. 2, at The Masters at Shepherd Hills, 1160 S. Krocks Road, Wescosville.

Call Louise Wotring Knopf at 610-799-3661 or Lucy Hersh Ritter at 610-395-4083 for more information.

LVHN

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Drive-through flu shots Nov. 3, 4

Lehigh Valley Health Network will administer free seasonal flu vaccinations for adults and children six months and older during two community sessions in November. Shots will be all drive-through at Dorney Park 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 3 and at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 4 each day.