Local couple to wed
Thomas and Jean Reis of Schnecksville announce the engagement of their daughter, Dana, to Brett Butler, son of James and Cheryl Butler of Catasauqua.
The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Parkland High School and a graduate of LaSalle University. She is employed by Guardian Life.
The groom-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Catasauqua High School and a 2009 graduate of Cabrini College. He is employed by Brosky Insurance Agency.
The couple is planning...
For many years, Salisbury's band parents have wanted to build the program and have the band perform in a venue other than local parades and football games.
Last year, Chick-fil-A contacted Salisbury's marching band director Angela Mosley about the band performing in the Chick-fil-A Bowl in Atlanta, Ga. Dec. 31, 2012.
Mosley took it to the band members and parents who all agreed this would be an awesome experience for the students. The school board members also gave their...
The final Jewish Community Center presentation of the childhood favorite, "Winnie the Pooh," will be given 2 p.m. Jan. 20.
The musical is performed by The Stagemakers at the J, which is comprised of students in public and private schools and who participate in the performing arts classes at the JCC.
The five-week class culminates in a show production.
"Winnie the Pooh" was chosen by Director and Choreographer Syd Stauffer because of its appeal to the younger students....
The operations committee received a 2013-2014 budget update from Business Administrator Robert Bruchak and Superintendent Michael Roth at their Jan. 9 meeting and board members were recognized for their service in honor of School Board Director Month by Harry S Truman Elementary School and Western Salisbury Elementary School students.
The budget update was simply to give board members a quick look at the projected revenues, expenses and shortfalls.
The projected revenue is $30,...
The Salisbury Middle School's Interact Club is conducting a clothing drive through Jan. 16. This is the perfect time to go through clothes that no longer fit and make space for all those new ones. They will collect any type of clothing except undergarments.
The clothes will be donated to Allentown School District's Central Elementary School's Community Closet and will help individuals in the community as well as those at the school.
All items should be bagged or boxed and can...
plans July nuptials
Harry and Bonnie Millward, of New Tripoli, are delighted to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren, to Brian Straub, son of Richard and Debbie Straub, of Orion, Ill.
Lauren is a 2002 graduate of Northwestern Lehigh High School and a 2006 graduate of Lebanon Valley College, Annville.
She is a fifth-grade special education teacher near Fort Worth, Texas.
Brian is a 1999 graduate of Orion High School and a 2007...
The Hamilton Park Athletic Association will have open signups for all youth ages five to 15 interested in playing spring T-ball, baseball or girls softball 10 a.m. to noon Jan. 26 and Feb. 2 at St. Timothy's Lutheran Church, 140 South Ott St., Allentown.
For more information and a registration form, visit http://HPAAsports. org.
The red fox and the gray fox are both commonly found within the readership area of the eight Lehigh Valley Press weekly newspapers.
Breeding begins in late January and continues into February. Foxes, although widespread are nocturnal, which allow them to live out their lives hidden from view. People are not generally out and about when the foxes are most active, so observation is usually limited to a chance sighting.
Foxes have been used in folklore throughout the ages. The fox...
Central Catholic High School Principal Dennis Nemes, would like to welcome CCHS parents, alumni, friends and supporters to the state of the building presentation 6:30 p.m. Jan. 28 in Rockne Hall. This meeting will include a wide range of status reports on the school and student body as well as an introduction of the new Board of General Governance.
Recently established by Principal Nemes, the Board of General Governance is comprised of members of the CCHS family who share a deep...
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