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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Surinder Dell’Aguzzo

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Elizabeth’s parish secretary

Surinder “Cindy” Dell’Aguzzo died July 24, 2017. She was the wife of Marco Dell’Aguzzo.

She was a parish secretary at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, Fullerton.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons, Mario and Antonio; and the Kaur family in Singapore.

Contributions may be made to the church memorial fund, 618 Fullerton Ave., Whitehall, 18052.

Arrangements were made by Gilbert Funeral Home Inc., Whitehall.

Tiffany J. Hein

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of East Allen Township

Tiffany J. Hein, 37, of East Allen Township, died July 27, 2017, at her home.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of Larry D. and Karen A. (Keller) Hein of Northampton.

She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing.

She worked as a registered nurse.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her longtime companion, Michael R. Manes; a son, Tyler J. of East Allen Township; and a sister, Amber M. Hein of Northampton.

Contributions may be made to the funeral home, 2119 Washington Ave., Northampton, 18067.

New volunteers welcome

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs


Lehigh County 4-H Club is seeking volunteers.

When you volunteer to become a 4-H leader, you reap so many rewards, not only for yourself, but also for 4-H members and your community.

With the wide variety of programs offered through 4-H, you can get involved in an activity or club that interests you and develop your skills, while you enrich the lives of the youth you work with.

Why should you consider becoming a leader?

• You are needed to help youth become better citizens.

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.


A dispute between a husband and wife brought police to the 200 block of Edward Lane.

Officers responded to a noise complaint at Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St.

In the 700 block of Crane Street, police investigated a noise complaint.


In the 200 block of Bridge Street, a group agreed to quiet down when police responded to a noise complaint.

A disorderly group in the 200 block of Bridge Street brought out officers.

Catasauqua: Ben Franklin to visit George Taylor House

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 by The Press in Columns

At the George Taylor House, Front and Poplar streets, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 6, hear the story of the “Franklin Militia.” General Ben Franklin presents his tales 2 p.m. There will be tours 1 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

The winner of the Name the Mouse contest will be announced. Legend has it that Franklin was befriended back in 1745 by a mouse named Amos, who, as the story goes, was responsible for literally all of his remarkable achievements as an inventor, publisher and statesman.

There also will be a movie shown for the kiddos, so tell your friends!

New flag disposal sites available

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs


In partnership with the National Association of Counties, the National Flag Foundation and the National Sheriffs Association, Lehigh County has installed a flag retirement box, at no cost to the county, in the lobbies of the county government center, courthouse and both Cedarbrook Allentown and Fountain Hill locations.

Flags should be folded respectfully before being placed in the box.

The United States Flag Code prescribes flag etiquette — everything from flying it near other flags to instructions on how to raise and lower it.

Fullerton: St. Elizabeth’s plans annual basket social

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 by The Press in Columns

It’s time to find your favorite basket and begin filling it with your cleverly themed basket ideas. Mark your calendar for St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church’s eighth annual basket social during Columbus Day weekend, Oct. 6, 7 and 8. Start collecting your items now!

Each basket needs to be worth at least $25. Feel free to drop off any nonperishable items at the parish office for the spectacular committee to make up a basket for you.


Wednesday, August 2, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Lehigh Valley

The Angels Against Alzheimer’s walk team is a local group of people who for years have committed themselves to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s event.

They are sponsoring two activities this year.

One is a benefit softball game to be held at Patriots Park, 1027 Wyoming St., Allentown, Aug. 20. The rain date is Aug. 27.

This softball game will feature a team from WFMZ/Channel 69 vs. Patriots Old-Timers Slow-Pitch Softball Team.

The festivities will start 6 p.m.

Gates open 5 p.m.