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Sunday, November 4, 2012 by The Press in Opinion

I don't know about you, but the amount of information presented during the presidential and vice presidential debates this year sometimes left my head spinning.

While I found it easy, as each debate concluded, to determine which candidate had presented himself most admirably, knowing how to interpret the purported "facts" presented was a challenge with which I needed some help.

The candidates spent weeks preparing for these debates, carefully crafting ways of presenting their...

Article By: Schantz

Friday, November 2, 2012 by Schantz in Social News

Emmaus couple celebrates 65th wedding anniversary

Marvin and Blanche (Arndt) Schantz of Emmaus celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Oct. 25. They were married by The Rev. David Kauffman at Zions Lutheran Church, Old Zionsville, where they are still members.

They are parents of four children: Glenn, and his wife, Nora, of Macungie; Marilyn, and her husband, Dale Fenstermaker, of Emmaus; Barbara, and her husband, Bob McDonald, of Schnecksville; and Terry, and his wife, Tammy...

CLIU #21

Sunday, November 4, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit #21 is offering driver education theory classes and behind- the-wheel training for qualified high school students in the following school districts: Allentown, Catasauqua, Northern Lehigh, Northwestern Lehigh, Palmerton, Parkland, Salisbury Township and Whitehall-Coplay.

The goal of the student driver eeducation program is to teach young people to be safe and responsible drivers.

To achieve this goal, Carbon Lehigh Intermediate Unit offers online...


Sunday, November 4, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Attempted child luring

An unknown actor attempted to lure a child by offering ice cream in the 4600 block of Berwyn Drive, Lower Macungie Township, 7 p.m. Oct. 25. The 9-year-old child ran away and the vehicle left the scene in an unknown direction. The vehicle was reported as a black sedan with possible window tint. Anyone with information is asked to call state police at 610-395-1438.

'Bird Town' may fly in Salisbury Township

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Local News

Salisbury Township appears to be migrating toward being designated as a "Bird Town."

The program, administered by the Pennsylvania Audubon Society, encourages habitat maintenance and property owners' efforts to encourage the habitation of natural bird species.

The Salisbury Township Environmental Advisory Council heard a presentation about the program at its October monthly meeting.

"Birds are one of our environmental indicators," John Rogers, of the Audubon "Bird Town"...