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Wednesday, December 19, 2012 by JULIE BECK Special to The Press in School

Are You A Whitehall Zephyr Graduate of Distinction? Or do you know someone who is?

The Whitehall-Coplay School District would like to recognize the accomplishments of Zephyr graduates in the areas of music, art, academic achievements, civic or military achievements, community service or significant personal achievement.

Submit your nominations by Jan. 4. Nomination forms are available at the Whitehall Township Public Library and the Coplay Public Library as well as on the...

Caroling for cans

Wednesday, December 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Rain didn't stop the Girl Scouts in the River's Edge Service unit from delivering Christmas music to the residents of Coplay in exchange for nonperishable food donations for the Coplay Food Bank Dec. 9. Daisy, Brownie, Junior and Cadette troops from both the Catasauqua and Whitehall area equally divided the Coplay streets on foot, carrying bags and pulling wagons which they hoped to have filled with donations by the end of the day. After they were done caroling they were treated to cookies...

Northampton County senior menus

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by For locations, call 610-559-3245. in Social News

Wednesday, Dec. 19:Tomato soup, pork cutlet Madeira, wide noodles, creamed corn, wheat bread with margarine, sliced peaches.

Thursday, Dec. 20: Black Oak ham, mashed red potatoes, green beans almondine, molded fruit salad, home baked roll with margarine, tiger triple chocolate cake.

Friday, Dec. 21: Beef stew, biscuit, green peas, tossed salad with 1000 Island dressing, rice pudding.

Monday, Dec. 24: Italian hoagie, potato chips, pasta salad, fresh seedless grapes.


Article By: Zettlemoyer- Goldfeder

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by Zettlemoyer- Goldfeder in Social News

Couple to wed in June

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Zettlemoyer of Northampton announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura, to Joseph Goldfeder, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Goldfeder of Bethlehem.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Northampton Area High School, Susquehanna University and Wilkes University.

She is employed by the Whitehall-Coplay School District.

The groom-to-be is a graduate of Bethlehem Catholic High School and Bloomsburg University.

He is...

Article By: Tice-Meyers

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by Tice-Meyers in Social News

Northampton graduates wed

Lee and Jane Meyers of Danielsville announce the wedding of their daughter, Michelle, to Jonathan Tice, son of Rose Tice of Hellertown and Ron Tice of Bath.

The ceremony took place Sept. 29 at Green Pond Country Club.

The bride is a 2004 graduate of Northampton Area High School, a 2008 graduate of East Stroudsburg University and a 2010 graduate of The Pennsylvania State University, Hazelton campus.

She is employed by Coordinated Health...

Superfocus eyeglasses tried, not true

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by FRED CICETTI Special to The Press in Social News

Second of four parts

There are three basic ways to correct faulty vision: eyeglasses, contact lenses or surgery.

In this column, we'll cover eyeglasses.

Eyeglasses correct the following vision problems:

Nearsightedness (myopia), which blurs distant objects.

Farsightedness (hyperopia), which blurs near vision.

Astigmatism is caused by an uneven curvature of the eye's surface that produces abnormal focus.

Presbyopia is a natural condition of...

Ironton phone firm funds LCCC center

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by The Press in Social News

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) has announced a $50,000-commitment by Ironton Telephone Company to support the college's Early Learning Center through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. A check for $25,000 was recently presented to LCCC President Donald W. Snyder and Foundation Executive Director Tim Herrlinger. The locally-owned company has committed another $25,000 for the fiscal year 2013 - '14. "We are delighted to be able to help provide access to the...

Lehigh County senior menus

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by For locations, call 610-782-3254. in Social News

Wednesday, Dec. 19: Baked hamwith raisin sauce, whipped sweet potatoes, green beans, dinner roll, angel food cake. BB: Roast turkey.

Thursday, Dec. 20: Meatloaf with gravy, whipped potatoes, peas and carrots, wheat bread, banana.

Friday, Dec. 21: Baked macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, tossed salad, wheat bread, baked apples.

Monday, Dec. 24: Closed. Happy Holidays.

Tuesday, Dec. 25: Closed. Happy Holidays.

Wednesday, Dec. 26: Closed. Happy Holidays....

Coplay still smoldering

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by JOHANNA S. BILLINGS in Local News

Over objections from its firefighters, Coplay Borough Council voted to advertise for a new volunteer fire chief.

Councilman Bill Leiner Jr. opposed the motion. Councilmen Matthew Recker and Michael Mazur were absent. Councilmen Charles Sodl, David Royer, Lou Bodish and Joseph Groller voted in favor.

During last week's workshop, Sodl read a letter to council from fire Chief David Buskaritz announcing his resignation as chief and retirement from firefighting effective Jan. 1....