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Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Renew Lehigh Valley will hold a series of public meetings to engage the residents of the Lehigh Valley in a regional planning project called Envision Lehigh Valley. The public meetings will garner residents' views and input on the overall quality of life in their neighborhood and the greater Lehigh Valley and engage the residents of the Lehigh Valley in an integral planning process for the future of the community.

According to the latest U.S. Census data, the Lehigh Valley is...


Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by The Press in Opinion

To the Editor:

As a recent high school graduate, I'm told to prepare for my future: study hard, find an internship, make connections and pursue your dreams. This isn't always easy, especially in a world where so many look out for only themselves. I've been fortunate, however, to meet Ryan Mackenzie.

We hear about Ryan's work to reform government and help constituents, but these only begin to show the kind of person we have as our state representative.

Ryan is a breath of...


Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Forgotten Felines and Fidos will hold a shot clinic for dogs and cats from 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 20 at 9645 Hamilton Blvd, Breinigsville.

There will be a cost for rabies and distemper vaccinations.

Dogs must be on leash and cats must be in carriers.

For more information, call 610-841-1736.


Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by The Press in Police Log


Bonita Beckwith, of Wescosville, was arrested for DUI at 6900 Hamilton Blvd., Lower Macungie Township, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 22. Police responded to a two-vehicle collision involving Beckwith and allegedly found her to be under the influence of alcohol.

Adam Gusick, 22, of Lansford, was arrested for DUI on Interstate 78 eastbound at mile marker 59.8, Upper Saucon Township, 3:45 p.m. Sept. 28. Gusick was stopped for traveling 87 mph in a 55 mph zone and was allegedly found to be...


Tuesday, October 9, 2012 by MICHAEL RODGERS Special to The Press in Local News

CCHS faculty and students have once again come together to continue the Central City Project. An organization started two years ago by John Gribowhich, the Central City Project serves to aid Central Catholic students in developing a stronger connection to the surrounding community through multiple events and service projects.

The Project is now headed by Patrick Markham and Anthony Clifford, members of the theology and English departments at CCHS, respectively.

The organization...

Aspirin is good for what ails you

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 by The Press in Social News

Q. I've been hearing a lot about the health benefits of aspirin. Is it some kind of cure-all or am I the victim of hype?

I wouldn't call it hype. There's a lot of research that indicates aspirin is good for many ailments.

Aspirin is in a group of drugs called salicylates. It works by reducing substances in the body that cause pain, fever, swelling and blood clots.

Aspirin is used to treat mild to moderate pain, fever or inflammation. It is sometimes used to treat or...