Katherine Smolinski, of Emmaus, was named to the dean's list at Villanova University. Smolinski is studying comprehensive science in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Linda Kleinfeld, daughter of Elaine and Jeffrey Kleinfeld, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list at Sewanee: The University of the South.
Umar Soss, of Allentown, was named to the dean's list at Thomas Jefferson University in the Jefferson School of Nursing.
Andrew Kelly, of Allentown, was named to the dean's list at Rider University. Kelly is a junior majoring in finance.
Players of the Stage will be performing "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" by Mark Twain 7 p.m. April 25, 26 and 27 and 2 p.m. April 27 at Living Hope Orthodox Presbyterian Church, 330 Schantz Road, Lower Macungie.
The show was adapted for stage and is being directed by Sharon Barshinger Gerdes.
Tickets are free but reservations are required.
An offering will be taken to support the Care Net Centers of the Lehigh Valley.
To reserve tickets, call 484-515-3051 or go to...
Republican Lower Macungie Commissioner Ryan Conrad announced he is seeking re-election to a second term after a decisive victory as the highest vote-getter in his first election in 2009.
Conrad currently serves as vice president of the board. He also announced the launch of his campaign website, www.ConradForCommissioner.com.
"After being elected in 2009, I committed to residents I would work hard to get results on their behalf...
The Civil War Round Table of Eastern Pennsylvania will be hosting historian and re-enactor Dick Simpson April 2 at Day's Inn, 3400 Airport Road, Allentown.
He will be discussing "Vermont Brigade at Gettysburg."
Dinner will be 6:30 p.m. Program at 7:30 p.m.
Reservations are required for the dinner and must be made by March 28.
There is a fee for both the dinner and program.
For reservations and information, contact Jeff Stocker at 610-867-5178, email...
ASSE International Student Exchange Programs is seeking local host families for boys and girls from a variety of countries around the world– France, Spain, Norway, Finland, Germany, China, Thailand and many others. These students are 15 to 18 years of age, and are coming to this area for the upcoming high school year or semester. The students are personable, academically selected, conversant in English, bright, curious and excited to learn about America by living as part of your family,...
Today is the first day of spring! The best time of the year; the grass is green, flowers are blooming, birds are active and singing their songs. Days will get longer and warmer and being outside is enjoyable.
It is a great time of year to see the trees start to bud, people come out from inside their homes to go running, take a walk, ride a bike and play in the parks. Don't forget Rita's offers free Italian Ice today for the first day of spring.
The seasons continue to change...
Cedar Crest College welcomed Abigail Disney March 14 as part of The William D. Reimert lecture series.
Disney, who is the daughter of Roy E. Disney, and niece of Walt Disney, is an American filmmaker, philanthropist and social entrepreneur.
She spoke passionately in front of a full room of Cedar Crest College students, faculty, staff and members of the community about her journey of devotion to women throughout the world.
Her lecture entitled, "Why Women Matter" shared...