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NATIONAL NEWSPAPER WEEK

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Opinion

Newspapers have been the foundation of real news for over 300 years. While the delivery of the product has transitioned from black ink on newsprint, to the Internet, to smartphone applications and social media outlets, no other industry is as firmly rooted in the foundation of our nation, or our communities, as the free press.

Newspapers in Pennsylvania play a vital role in your everyday life.

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Local News

Oct. 10

St. Luke’s Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery’s third annual Breast Reconstruction Awareness event 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Homewood Suites in Center Valley. The event is focused on providing a fun evening for breast cancer survivors and also on educating them about their options following a mastectomy and/or lumpectomy. Proceeds will support the St. Luke’s Breast Cancer Compassion Fund, established to provide charitable support for programs and services that help St. Luke’s...

LEHIGH VALLEY HEALTH NETWORK

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 by JIM MARSH in Local News

The lobby, which measures about 1,200 square feet, was made possible in part by a gift from Lutron Electronics, Inc., of Coopersburg. It features interior and exterior lighting elements, landscaping, an interior color feature wall and welcome desk with interactive LED play elements, a family seating area and a soft-side toy Jeep for children to play on that ties into the animal/safari themed children’s hospital units.

A colorful overhead feature includes “Kaleidopops” a glass...

ST LUKE’S UNIVERSITY HEALTH NETWORK

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Local News

Salisbury Township School District, in conjunction with St. Luke’s University Health Network presented a seminar Sept. 26 at Salisbury High School entitled “The Truth About Vaping.” The speaker was Dr. Doug Corwin, a pulmonary and critical care physician at St. Luke’s University Health Network.

His talk centered on three areas: how vaping is marketed to the younger generation, what the medical profession has labeled VALI (Vaping Associated Lung Injury) and how vaping is basically the...

Labyrinth walks scheduled

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

HOLY SPIRIT

The stewardship mission team of The Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit, 3461 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., Emmaus, is sponsoring a pumpkin walking labyrinth in the upper field. This is open to the community.

Oct. 6 – after each church service – 8:30 a.m., 9:45 a.m. and 11:15 a.m., stewardship mission team members will be at the upper field to hand out pumpkins and direct individuals to place them on the labyrinth pattern.

Oct. 6-12 – walk the labyrinth anytime from...