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Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce column

Thursday, December 6, 2012 by The Press in Columns

December events announced

The chamber has announced the following events for the month of December:

Tuesday, Dec. 11 – 5:30 p.m., Sam's Club mixer at 901 Airport Center Drive, Allentown.

Thursday, Dec. 13 – 11:45 a.m., Christmas Holiday Membership Luncheon at Fellowship Community. Anyone interested in displaying cash and carry items can secure a table on a first-come and first-served basis. There is a cost. Call the chamber to reserve your table.

Friday, Dec. 14 – at 3 p.m., Ramada ribbon cutting at 1500 MacArthur Road, Whitehall. Refreshments will be served.

Ethel T. Capkovic

Thursday, December 6, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

retired bookkeeper

Ethel T. Capkovic, 90, of Northampton, died Dec. 1, 2012, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg, Bethlehem. She was the wife of the late Stephen J. Capkovic II.

Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Metro and Esther (Ludinsky) Prutzanni.

She was a bookkeeper for the former Bells Sponging Company for 13 years before retiring.

She was a member of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church, Northampton.

Catasauqua police

Thursday, December 6, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

NOVEMBER 26

· A report of an unwanted person brought officers to the 700 block of Front Street.

· Police responded to the theft of a license plate from a motor vehicle in the 200 block of Church Street.

· A report of an individual attempting to unlawfully enter an apartment brought officers to the 700 block of Front Street.

· Officers conducted a death investigation in the unit block of Covington Place.

NOVEMBER 27

· Officers assisted EMS in the 200 block of Poplar Street.

Whitehall-Coplay Lunch Menus

Thursday, December 6, 2012 by The Press in School

Thursday, Dec. 6: Elem.–Chicken ring things or PB&J, sweet potatoes, banana, milk. M.S.–Chicken ring things or PB&J, sweet potatoes, apple, banana, milk. H.S.–Barbecued chicken on a bun, sweet potatoes, celery sticks, apple, banana, milk.

Friday, Dec. 7: Elem.–Cheese pizza or broccoli, apple wedges, milk. M.S.–Cheese pizza or broccoli, apple wedges, orange, milk. H.S.–Cheese pizza, broccoli, carrots, pear, apple wedges, pear, milk.

Happenings

Thursday, December 6, 2012 by The Press in Local News

THURSDAY 6

· Vietnam Veterans of America meeting – 7 p.m., Banko Family Community Center, next to Lehigh Valley Hospital Muhlenberg, 2545 Schoenersville Road, Bethlehem. All Vietnam veterans are welcome for membership. Information: Ken Howard at 610-428-9911.

· Catasauqua Area Lions meeting – 7 p.m., Jednota Club, Fifth and Grove streets, North Catasauqua.

· Duplicate Bridge, Invitational – 12:30 p.m., Lehigh County Senior Citizens Center, 1633 Elm St., Allentown. For players with 0-199 master points. Information: 610-437-3700.

Richard H. Carls

Thursday, December 6, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

retired bank branch manager

Richard H. Carls, 78, of Fogelsville, died Dec. 1, 2012, at St. Luke's Hospital and Health Network, Bethlehem. He was the husband of Patricia (Keller) Carls for 51 years.

Born in Wescoesville, he was a son of the late John and Arlene (Bieber) Carls.

He was in the U.S. Army.

He was a Meridian Bank branch manager for 36 years before retiring. He then became a loan officer with East Penn Bank at the Emmaus branch. He and his family ran C&M Lawn Service for 27 years.