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Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by The Press in Focus

Auditions set for Associated Mess

The Associated Mess improv comedy troupe will hold auditions, 6 p.m. Nov. 12, 13, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem.

Callbacks will be held at 1 p.m. Nov. 18 at ArtsQuest Center.

Auditions are scheduled in 30-min. blocks. Auditions will be held with 4 - 6 actors at a time, some of whom will be troupe members. Improv games and scenarios will be played.

Actors do not need to prepare anything. Those interested in auditioning should bring a printed resume and headshot if available.

Mock election

Thursday, November 1, 2012 by The Press in School

Students vote on Nov. 5

Northwestern Lehigh Middle School students in grades 6,7 and 8 will participate in a mock presidential election on Nov. 5.

The purpose of the school-wide election will be to experience the electoral process by comparing homeroom voting results as popular and electoral votes.

The bulletin board in the main foyer will be the focal point for election results. Three times during the school day on Nov. 5, voting results from grade-level homerooms will be announced and recorded on the bulletin board.

Regional Police Beat

Thursday, November 1, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Muzzle loader,

generator stolen

State Police Troop M Fogelsville say a 50 caliber Connecticut Valley inline muzzle loader, an Excalibur crossbow, a red Troy-Bilt 3,500 watt generator and a 12-inch Dewalt Miter compound saw were stolen from the 6100 block of Game Preserve Road, Lowhill Township, sometime between 5:30 p.m. Oct. 23 and 1:30 p.m. the next day.

Police say the items belong to Bruce Joseph Yocum and Dale Ernest Werkheiser, both of Allentown.

Anyone with information about this theft is asked to contact Trooper Rowan at 610-395-1438.

Juvenile cited


Thursday, November 1, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Church having basket bingo

Emmanuel United Church of Christ, 16th and Chew streets, Allentown, is sponsoring a name-brand basket and bear bingo on Nov. 18.

Doors open at noon. Bingo begins 1 p.m.

Kitchen will be open for lunch.

A ticket includes 20 games of bingo with extra bonus games.

For more information or tickets, call Diane at 610-398-0258.


Thursday, November 1, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Events offered for November

Parkland Community Library, 4422 Walbert Ave, South Whitehall Township, is offering a Night at the Movies 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 13.

Call or come to the library for information.

The library's group for adults, Book Quest, will meet to discuss "Triangle," a novel by Katharine Weber 7 p.m. Nov. 14. New members are welcome.

Spend a fun afternoon swapping knitting tips and tricks with the Knitting Circle 1:30-4 p.m. on Nov. 15. Just bring your knitting materials and enthusiasm. For knitters of all ages and skill levels.

Margaret Kehoe

Thursday, November 1, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

clerk in Katonah-Lewisboro School District

Margaret Kehoe, 93, of Whitehall, formerly of South Salem, N.Y., died Oct. 25, 2012, in Allentown.

She was the wife of the late John Joseph Kehoe.

Born Dec. 4, 1918, in South Salem, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Pauline (Doren) Gogelin.

She was an office clerk in the Katonah-Lewisboro School District for 20 years before retiring in 1987.

She was active member of South Salem Presbyterian Church, South Salem, before moving to Pennsylvania.