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Northampton County senior menus

Friday, November 23, 2012 by For locations, call 610-559-3245. in Social News

Wednesday, Nov. 21: Breaded pork chop, cabbage and bow ties, pickled beets, wheat bread with margarine, red seedless grapes.

Thursday, Nov. 22: Thanksgiving. Closed.

Friday, Nov. 23: Closed.

Monday, Nov. 26: Hungarian goulash, wide noodles, mixed vegetables, wheat bread with margarine, chilled peaches.

Tuesday, Nov. 27: Beef barley soup, baked ham, red potatoes, canned cut green beans, rye bread with margarine, fresh pineapple tidbits.

Wednesday, Nov. 28:...

Letter to the editor

Monday, November 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

To the Editor:

In a recent court hearing regarding development of the farmland around Spring Creek Road in Lower Macungie Township, Joe Zator (Jaindl's attorney) was reported saying, "My client isn't going away.

"This property is going to be developed. It's just a matter of time. A half-dozen residents can persist as long as they want, but development will occur."

Mr. Zator's comments are arrogant. He insists his client will prevail despite the fact that he has already...


Wednesday, November 21, 2012 by The Press in Local News

A variety of area residences will be featured in The Swain School's 43rd annual Holiday House Tour Dec. 4 and 5.

Participants can enjoy the tour via a bus or luxury coach, or a self-guided, 'drive it yourself' option. The Holiday House Tour also includes the Swain Holiday Boutique as well as a pick-a-prize raffe, children's raffle and bake sale.

The "Snowflake Express" is a nighttime supper and bus tour Dec. 4. The serving of a light supper begins 4:30 p.m. at the Allentown...

Editor's view

Monday, November 19, 2012 by The Press in Opinion

On October 3, 1789, President George Washington proclaimed the Day of National Thanksgiving.

"Whereas it is the duty of all nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey His will, to be grateful for His benefits and humbly to implore his protection and favor," Washington is quoted as writing in his proclamation.

"Whereas both Houses of Congress have, by their joint committee, requested me 'to recommend to the people of the United States a day of public...


Friday, November 23, 2012 by The Press in Social News

In celebration of Veterans Day and National Hospice month, St. Luke's Hospice presents "We Honor Veterans," 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Nov. 27, University Center, DeSales University, Center Valley.

The speaker is Deborah Grassman, author of "Peace at Last: Stories of Hope and Healing for Veterans."

"I am excited and honored to be bringing Deborah Grassman, a nationally-recognized nurse and author, to the Lehigh Valley for this special event," said Rev. Anne G. Huey, Spiritual Services...


Wednesday, November 21, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Lehigh Valley Chapter of SCORE will offer the second in a series of free informal "roundtable" discussions on topics of interest to small business owners or those considering, or in the process of starting a business on Nov. 29.

The November round- table will be held in the meeting room at Dunkin' Donuts, 3670 MacArthur Road, Whitehall, and will start promptly at 8 a.m. and end at 9:30 a.m.

The subject matter expert will be Attorney John D. Lychak.

Round table...


Monday, November 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Thomas Hylton, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and renowned advocate for "smart growth" will speak 7 p.m. Nov. 26 at the Macungie Institute, Main Street, Macungie.

The public and local government officials are invited.

Hylton will speak about the principles and methods of "smart growth" which is a reform way of land development that emphasizes the redevelopment of existing towns while preserving rural areas and creating walkable, mixed-use, integrated communities with less...

Model Railroad

Monday, November 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

The Carbon Model Railroad Society will hold an open house at 529 Ore St., Bowmanstown 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursdays Nov. 29 through Jan. 3. It will also be open 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays Nov. 24 through Dec. 9 and again the weekend of Jan. 5.

The main "HO" scale display is in various stages of completion and is an excellent learning tool. The club's portable "HO" and "N" displays will be in operation on the second floor. There will be new and pre-owned accessories for sale....

Southern cooking recipe for heart attack

Friday, November 23, 2012 by FRED CICETTI Special to The Press in Social News

Q. I love southern cooking and I was wondering what you thought about it from a geezer health standpoint.

Every time I've traveled south, I've been struck by the food many southerners eat: Lots of fat, salt, sugar and other harmful foods in great quantities.

I remember trying to get a Kaiser roll in a neighborhood grocery in North Carolina. The best I could do was a Moon Pie, a chocolate-covered pastry made with two round graham cracker cookies and marshmallow filling in the...