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Salisbury High School Honor Roll

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in School

Salisbury High School has announced the names of students who have made the Honor Roll list for the first marking period.


Grade 9: Lindsay Bauer, Carolyn Boulay, Kierra Burda, Kevin Esslinger, Joseph Fainor, Matthew Fainor, Ryan Fainor, Jacob Foehrkolb, Abigail Garrigan, Allura Kistler, Samantha Perkins, Brett Sonntag, Christopher Trenge, Casey Weidenhammer

Grade 10: Marissa Butillo, Meagan Eripret, Kelly Gonoude, Mackenzie Groff, Ben Heydt, Taylor Hoffman,...

Corrective lenses challenging

Friday, December 14, 2012 by FRED CICETTI Special to The Press in Social News

First of four parts

Q. I'm getting fed up with my bifocals and I want to make a change to something else. What are my options?

This is a big subject that is important to seniors, so I'm going to do a series of columns on this topic. I want to start out with my personal history because it is a perfect example of the universal problem of correcting faulty vision as we age.

I started wearing eyeglasses when I was 24. When I reached my early 40s, I noticed that my right arm...


Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Dec. 13

The Alburtis Lockridge Historical Society will hold their general membership meeting 7 p.m. at their headquarters. Contact Kevin Shoemaker at for more information.

Dec. 15

Old Zionsville UCC Church, 5981 Fountain Road, Old Zionsville, will host a bake sale and an all you can eat breakfast 7 to 11 a.m. There will be a cost for guests six and over. The public is welcome to attend.

Dec. 16



Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by ASIA LETLOW Special to The Press in School

On Nov. 12, juniors and seniors took a field trip to Muhlenberg College to hear Holocaust survivors tell their stories. The day began with a few keynote speakers and a one-act play dealing with the lives of teenagers as their world changed around them when Hitler took over in the months leading up to the Holocaust. Students later dispersed into smaller groups to hear the testimonies of the survivors.

Students got a good chance to assess the effects of prejudice and hatred, and learn...

Lehigh County Senior Menus

Friday, December 14, 2012 by For locations, call 610-782-3254. in Social News

Wednesday, Dec. 12: Stuffed green pepper with tomato sauce, mashed potatoes, carrots, wheat bread, fruited yogurt.

Thursday, Dec. 13: Pork loin, mashed yams, braised red cabbage, apple muffin, Mandarin oranges. BB: Roast beef.

Friday, Dec. 14: Baked white fish, roasted grains with vegetables, peas and pearl onions, roll, banana.

Monday, Dec. 17: Chili con carne, rice, Capri blend vegetables, mini corn muffin, orange.

Tuesday, Dec. 18: Rotisserie baked chicken with...

Macungie man arrested for alleged fraud scheme

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by TYLER D. MARTIN in Police Log

Joseph Beck, 44, of Macungie and Allentown, was charged with wire fraud in connection with an alleged investment and loan scam Nov. 26.

According to the office of the U.S. Attorney, Beck and others, both known and unknown to the grand jury, allegedly devised a scheme for inducing people to purchase corporations which had never engaged in business and were only legitimate on paper. Victims were told owning these "shelf corporations" would convince borrowers to grant them higher limits...


Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by EMILY THIEL Special to The Press in Columns

December is the time for a wonderful winter season filled with joy, happiness and freshly based cookies. Salisbury schools are busy this time of year, celebrating the season and anticipating the winter break.

Harry S Truman and Western Salisbury Elementary schools will have a 1 p.m. early dismissal Dec. 12, 13 and 14 for parent/teacher conferences. Both elementary schools will dismiss 11:15 a.m. Dec. 21.

WSE's PTA will be holding a Family Texas Roadhouse night 4 to 10 p.m. Dec...

'The Dakota call'

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by JOHANNA S. BILLINGS in Local News

At the 18th annual Pocono EMS Conference recently, Paramedic Jeffrey Knopf described the call he and partner Tim Sullivan received at 7:14 a.m. Jan. 26, 2009.

"I heard a police officer calling for help for a child that was unconscious," said Knopf, an Emmaus resident who had been working for Northampton Regional EMS at the time. Two minutes later they were dispatched to the Northampton Area Middle School.

The unconscious child was seventh-grader Dakota Galusha, who would be...

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Friday, December 14, 2012 by The Press in Social News



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