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Celtic scholarships available

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

CCA

The Celtic Cultural Alliance will award several thousand dollars in scholarships this year to students studying Celtic dance, music, or art, Sept. 29 at the Celtic Classic Highland Games and Festival. The funds are to be used for future classes, instruments, or other costs. The application deadline is noon June 14.

CCA also sponsors a five hundred dollar volunteer scholarship to high school students who volunteered for a minimum of 12 hours at a festival and who will share...

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 by The Press in Local News

May 29

The Macungie Band will play a concert at the open-air pavilion at Cedar View Apartments, 4234 Dorney Park Road, Allentown. Director Michael Moran will give the downbeat 7 p.m. There will be some folding chairs; however, attendees should bring a lawn chair to ensure a place to sit. There is plenty of close parking. Drive past the pavilion and turn left into the parking lot.

May 30

Upper Milford Historical Society meeting 7 p.m. at the Upper Milford Township...

EDITOR’S VIEW

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 by The Press in Opinion

Things are getting busier at The Press. We’ve just finished covering musical theater productions, junior/senior proms and Memorial Day services. Now, we’re preparing for high school graduations — celebrating the achievements of our area students, many of whom we’ve featured on our pages since their elementary days — and the ever-popular summer camps.

Our work here is to capture the happenings in our communities in print, via stories and photographs, and online, through our website....

Harry S Truman Elementary School

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 by The Press in School

Kindergarten: Ava Marie Adamcik, Ella Bannon, Lilian Bender, Kylin Blocker, Ryland Christ, Tevin Christopher, Lorencio Colon, Keren Corea, Michelle Curcio, Jacey Faustner, Tanner Foulke, Caleb Gonzalez, Floyd Greaves, Jesse Gunning, Aniylah Hamilton, Jake Harley, Adalyn Hernandez, Myah Hissim, Matthew Hrycko, Justin Johnson, Alexander Kichline, Dillon Kromer, Brandi Lasso, Evelyn Leathers, Dylan Legath, Olivia Lelko, Ava Martin, Anastasia Morillo, Itzel Morillo, Anaiyah Ortiz, Sebastian...

Ride for Freedom serves local veteran

Thursday, May 23, 2019 by CONTRIBUTED ARTICLE in Local News

The Ride for Freedom started as a way to show love and support for veterans at Bethany Church in Allentown. It has grown to include military families, supporters and riders from all over the Lehigh Valley, regardless of affiliation.

The volunteers ride out from Bethany Church to nearby community locations to meet the veterans supported with build projects. This is a community ride where riders come from all over.

The featured veteran this year was Bud Dillon.

Dillon was...

BRIEFLY

Thursday, May 23, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

WDIY

WDIY radio station 88.1 FM is holding a summer youth media program 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays June 4 through July 30 at the WDIY studios, 301 Broadway, Bethlehem.

The free classes are open to Lehigh Valley high school students. Space is limited. The application deadline is May 24.

For an application and information, visit www.wdiy.org and click on youth programs on right hand side of the page.