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Good Shepherd Network CEO planning retirement in 2013

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

Sally Gammon, FACHE, Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network's President and CEO since 1997, has announced plans to retire in 2013.

The Good Shepherd Board of Trustees has begun a search for Good Shepherd's next president and CEO. Gammon intends to remain involved with Good Shepherd and the local community after her retirement.


Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Focus

Nut roll sale

Sacred Heart Hospital, 421 Chew St., Allentown, will hold a Christmas Nut Roll Sale 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Dec. 20, 21 in the hospital's main lobby.

Available are 14-inch bakery-fresh Kolache rolls with nut, apricot, poppy seed, raspberry or Lekvar filling.

Pre-ordering is suggested for the best selection. Call Beth Fogel, 610-776-5413.


Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Focus

Cookes sale

The Museum of Indian Culture, 2825 Fish Hatchery Road, Allentown, is selling cookies baked from recipes from Pat Chiaparas' kitchen, retired cookie entrepreneur of the original "Mrs. Chip's Fabulous Cookies."

Tins are available in three sizes and include Raspberry and Apricot Kiffles, Viennese Fingers, Nut Tassies, Cherry Shells, Mexican Wedding Cakes, Chocolate Chip, Strawberry Shortbread Thumbprints, and White Chocolate Macadamia. Pick-up 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Dec. 14 - 23.

To order: info@museumofindianculture.org, 610-797-2121

Media People productions receive four national awards

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

The Media People of Alburtis announced that it has received four national awards for two of its productions from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals.

"The Kalmbach Legacy" received the Videographer Award of Excellence and "Camelot, 25 Years Of Love" received the Videographer Award of Distinction. There were more than 1,600 entries this year and 12 per cent received awards.

Article By: The Press

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by The Press in Social News



25th & Livingston Streets

Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712

8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer

9 a.m. Holy Communion

'28 Book of Common Prayer

9 a.m. Church School

Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service

Rev. Joseph S. Falzone




3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645


Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor

Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.

Sunday Worship - 10:45 a.m.

Sunday Evening - 6:00 p.m.

Northampton police

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

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.


· Officers and the K-9 unit assisted with a narcotics sweep at the Bangor middle and high schools.


· Police were called to the 2000 block of Canal Street to investigate a report of damage to a resident's fence.

· A report of an air conditioner removed from a window brought officers to the 1800 block of Main Street.

· Officers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance in the 100 block of West 14th Street.


Joseph Krajcic

Thursday, December 6, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

active with Boy Scout Troop 140

Joseph Krajcic, 77, of Catasauqua and formerly of Salisbury Township, died Nov. 26, 2012, at his residence. He was the husband of Joyce A. (Cappolella) Krajcic.

He was born in Yugoslavia, where he was the youngest enlisted soldier in the Yugoslavian Army.

He was a maintenance man for various garment companies in the Lehigh Valley.

He was active in Boy Scout Troop 140. He was a Scoutmaster of the troop, which met at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Allentown.

Richard J. Berner

Thursday, December 6, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

former WHS guidance director

Richard "Dick" J. Berner, 76, of Whitehall, died Nov. 28, 2012, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. He was the husband of Constance M. (Lukish) Berner for 53 years.

Born in Coplay, he was a son of the late Louis and Theresa (Nickischer) Berner.

He graduated with a bachelor's degree from Moravian College in 1958. He earned a master's degree from Lehigh University.

He taught in Lower Saucon School District for 10 years and was the director of guidance at Whitehall High School for 31 years.