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Panel demystifies Sandy Hook

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 by CHRIS ZWEIFEL Special to The Press in Local News

This is the first of a two-part series.

Very rarely is Rev. Becky J. Beckwith in an elementary school. Yet, that is where she found herself on the morning of the shooting in Sandy Hook. The pastor of St. John's United Church of Christ in Fullerton had gone to volunteer for a few hours at the school in Salisbury where her daughter, Jill Williams, works.

"Horrible, horrible things happen," Beckwith said, who was part of a panel Jan. 10 at St. John's which attempted to answer...


Tuesday, January 22, 2013 by EMILY THIEL Special to The Press in School

Q. What grade are you in?

A. I am in 12th grade at Salisbury High School.

Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?

A. My favorite would be Java because it is a class that ties into my future career path of computer engineering.

Q. Have you received any special awards or recognition?

A. I received the honor of becoming a member of National Honor Society and now the honor of Student of the Week.

Q. Are you involved in any extracurricular activities?...

Save for college, save on taxes

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 by CONTRIBUTED ARTICLE in Local News

State Rep. Justin Simmons, R-134th, is asking parents and grandparents who are thinking of starting a college savings account to consider the benefits of opening a Pennsylvania 529 College Saving Program.

"Opening a 529 plan is an investment in our future," Simmons said. "Considering the history of the cost of a college education, there's no better time than now to start saving toward a gift that will pay off down the road."

The PA 529 plan is designed to help savings grow to...

Article By: The Press

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Social News



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LV harmonizers

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 by The Press in Local News

As part of the Barbershop Harmony Society's "Youth in Harmony" program, the Lehigh Valley Harmonizers is hosting its fourth annual Young Singers Quartet Contest. The goal is to give students the unique experience of singing in a barbershop quartet and to offer an opportunity to improve their singing skills through the medium of close harmony a cappella singing. To date, 10 quartets are entered from Freedom, Northern Lehigh and Phillipsburg High Schools. Deadline for entries is Jan. 24.