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Thursday, July 18, 2019 by JIM MARSH in Local News

An unexpected kindness extended by the crew at Macungie Ambulance Corps to an area family in need of help during a cancer crisis led to the creation of a memorial foundation that has turned out to be a major benefactor to the corps and, secondarily, to other first responder agencies in the Lehigh Valley.

Herb and Wendy Frye in 2017 were looking for transportation for their daughter, Merissa, from the Lehigh Valley to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. Merissa had...


Thursday, July 18, 2019 by The Press in Local News

July 17

Lower Macungie Township Pool mermaid visit 2-4 p.m.

July 21

Wildlands Conservancy presentation 2 p.m. at the Lower Macungie Township Pool.

July 27

Music by “New Passages” Randy and Margaret Ritter 2-4 p.m. at the Lower Macungie Township Pool.

Founder’s Day dinner 6 p.m. at the Emmaus Moravian Church, in the outdoor pavilion, Keystone and Main streets, weather permitting. The dinner will be catered by Licensed to Grill and will include typical...


Thursday, July 18, 2019 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Have you ever taken your children to a live theater performance? DeSales University has one of the best children’s theaters in the Lehigh Valley. I used to take my boys there every summer and they loved it. Children have the option to sit in a regular seat or on the carpet surrounding the stage. After every performance, the actors come to the foyer for photos and autographs. This year they are performing “The Adventures of Robin Hood and Maid Marian.” Showtimes are 10 a.m. Tuesday-Saturday...


Thursday, July 18, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

A man was found in the 800 block of Weil Street 11:51 p.m. July 4 saying he was maced by two males over an old beef. The man would not give any further information.

Police received multiple complaints about fireworks 8 p.m. July 4 in the western portion of the district. Police investigated and said no one was being unsafe or shooting fireworks near buildings.

A 28-year-old woman, of Bethlehem, was charged with suspicion of driving while under the influence of a controlled...

Women vet expo

Thursday, July 18, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs


The Women Veterans Committee of the Governor’s Advisory Council for Veterans Services will host a women veterans town hall and expo to honor women veterans and update them on programs and services they may have earned Aug. 24

Led by the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, the GAC-VS is the commonwealth’s first inter-agency collaboration, which strives to enhance the quality of programs and services for its nearly 800,000 veterans.

The event...