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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Another view

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 by The Press in Opinion

Are you a poor, lonely, sad, single woman having a hard time finding the right man to take care of you? Have you forgotten how to be a woman? Have no fear, the men of the manosphere are here to save you and re-educate you in how to be a “proper” woman.

Don’t miss “The 22 Convention: Make Women Great Again,” planned for May 1-3 in Orlando, Fla. At this convention, the roster of all-male speakers promises to “help you dramatically improve your life as a woman and total femininity.”...

Watch out for package theft

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

AARP

The holidays may be over, but porch pirate season never ends.

While at-home deliveries are at their highest over the holiday season, direct-to-home shopping happens every day around the country.

Here are some simple steps you can take to safeguard your orders: schedule deliveries for times when you are home, ask neighbors to pick up packages for you if you can’t be home, ask the shipper to put packages out of sight, like on a side porch or under a bush and use...

VIKING VOICES

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 by SIMON ERNST in Columns

The Allentown Central Catholic High School girls basketball played against Pocono Mountain West High School Jan. 10.

The Vikettes won 33-30 and marked their 1,000th win with Coach Mike Kopp.

Coach Kopp has had a distinguished career of service and accomplishment as an ACCHS teacher, athletic director from 2002-2015 and basketball coach. Among his many accomplishments is being named the National High School Coaches Association National Girls Basketball Coach of The Year in 2014...

BRIEFLY

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 by The Press in Local News

Lehigh County

Lehigh County Aging and Adult Services is accepting nominations for Unsung Heroes.

To celebrate Older American’s Month, the Lehigh County Office of Aging and Adult Services recognizes Lehigh County residents, 60 years of age or older, who have displayed exceptional generosity with their time and talent to enhance the lives of others and their community.

The Unsung Hero finalists will be honored at a special awards ceremony 1:30 p.m. May 20.

To...

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 by The Press in Local News

Jan. 26

A Red Cross blood drive will be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Quakertown Farmers Market, 201 Station Road, Quakertown. The Bloodmobile will be parked outside Entrance #18, near the Garden Center. Appointments are preferred, but not needed. Register online at redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code qmart or call 1-800-REDCROSS. All blood types are needed.

Jan. 30

Upper Milford Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m. at the Upper Milford Municipal Building, Old Zionsville...

BRIEFLY

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 by The Press in Local News

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS

Regional actress Pat Jordan, of the Heritage Theater Guild, will visit the League of Women Voters, as Carrie Chapman Catt, suffragist and founder of the national League of Women Voters.

Jordan will appear in costume as the activist who founded the League to educate and instruct women about the initial right to vote. Catt founded the national League of Women Voters Feb. 14, 1920. Pat Jordan (as Catt) will address the League at the group’s Hot Topics...

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in School

Q. Who are the members of your family: parents, siblings and pets?

A. My dad’s name is Bret, my mom’s name is Tara and my sister’s name is Mckenzie. I also have a cat named Wilson and 11 hens and one rooster.

Q. What do you most enjoy about being a senior?

A. I enjoy the privilege of co-op. This allows me to go to my favorite salon – Jen Hovan’s Hair Design Studio, where I currently work as an assistant.

Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?

A. My favorite...

Air Products gives $1.5M to ArtsQuest

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 by The Press in Local News

Air Products, a world leading industrial gas company and community leader in the Lehigh Valley, has once again taken a leading role in support of the surrounding community and the arts. The Air Products Foundation has pledged $1.5 million as the inaugural “Founding Corporate Partner” in supporting ArtsQuest’s new overall 80,000-square-foot cultural center coming to Bethlehem’s Third Street.

The Air Products Foundation grant will lead in the development of the Cultural Center’s new...