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Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by MARGE HOPKINS in Local News

The Salisbury Township School District Board of Directors held its reorganization at the administration building Dec. 6.

Prior to hearing nominations for president and vice president, the board recognized Audrey Frick, Joseph Gnall, Mary Ziegler and George Gatanis for being re-elected to the board.

Director Susan Lea was voted as temporary board president while the board heard nominations for the position of president.

Gatanis nominated incumbent Frank Frankenfield,...


Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in Local News

Dec. 13

Emmaus Historical Society Christmas Covered Dish Party 6 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church Parish Hall, Fifth and Chestnut streets, Emmaus. Call the museum if attending and leave a message if you are bringing an appetizer, side dish or dessert. Appetizers will be available upon arrival for members to snack and visit before dinner.

Dec. 16

The Upper Milford Western District Fire Company will hold its annual Breakfast with Santa 8 to 11 a.m. at the fire department...


Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in Opinion

Last week, when headlines announced devastating news such as sexual harassment and misconduct scandals, wildfires in California, ongoing problems in North Korea, train crashes in Germany and other events, a front page story in the “Wall Street Journal” offered readers a moment for surprise: details of the Rolodex of one-percenter David Rockefeller.

Rockefeller, who was 101 when he died in March, a bank executive for more than 50 years, a grandson of oil magnate John D. Rockefeller Sr...


Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by APRIL PETERSON in School

Q: In what grade are you currently enrolled?

A: I am currently enrolled in the 12th grade at Salisbury High School.

Q: What is your favorite subject? Why?

A: Throughout my high school career, science courses have been most enjoyable for me. Specifically, I’ve loved physics. The way the world works has always interested me and physics answers a lot of those questions.

Q: Have you received any special awards or recognition?

A: In ninth grade I won a first...

Winter camp

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs


The Swain School, 1100 S. 24th St., Allentown, will offer two winter break camps for students currently enrolled in prekindergarten (age four) through eighth grade. The week-long camps will run Dec. 18 through Dec. 22. Information is available at

Swain faculty will offer two Winter Camp Explorations. For students in grades four to eight, Swain Winter Camp Broadway will be packed with singing, dancing and...


Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by MARGE HOPKINS in Local News

Salisbury High School Principal Heather Morningstar and English teacher Joseph Pacitti introduced the Student Internship Program to members of the curriculum and technology committee at its Dec. 6 meeting.

Morningstar said she and Pacitti had been working diligently on creating an internship program for senior students at Salisbury High School.

The program will be offered to seniors who have expressed an interest in a particular field of study they may pursue in college....