Northwestern Press

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Local residents on dean’s list

Friday, March 13, 2020 by The Press in

NCC

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the fall 2019 semester at Northampton Community College, Bethlehem.

Kutztown: Tyler Bogert, Taylor Moyer, Bethany Schurman, Miriam Schurman, Rachel Schurman, Monthira Sopho; and

New Tripoli: Sarah Zane.

The honor is reserved for students who have completed a minimum of six credits and achieved at least a 3.5 grade-point average on a 4.0 scale.

Northwestern Lehigh issues COVID-19 update to families

Friday, March 13, 2020 by The Press in School

Northwestern Lehigh School District has provided a COVID-19 update on its website.

According to the information provided, the district is actively monitoring the state Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control for situational updates.

Where appropriate, the district states it will make procedural adjustments as recommended by those agencies.

The district also noted it has a response plan enacted when the virus entered the continental United States. The plan continues to be in effect.

Student on dean’s list

Friday, March 13, 2020 by The Press in

Grove City

Hannah Miner, a senior music education major, was named to the dean’s list with high distinction for the fall 2019 semester at Grove City College, Grove City.

Miner, a 2016 home school graduate, is the daughter of Marc and Laura Miner of Allentown.

Students eligible for the dean’s list have a GPA of 3.40 to 3.59; for the dean’s list with distinction a GPA of 3.60 to 3.84 and for the dean’s list with high distinction a GPA of 3.85 to 4.0.

Bus trip

Friday, March 13, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

Slatington

Slatington History Preservation Committee is sponsoring a bus trip to Harrisburg 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 25.

The bus will leave the parking lot at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Slatington at 8 a.m.

Itinerary includes a guided tour of the Capital and the Civil War Museum.

Reservations must be made by March 15.

To secure a seat, payment must accompany your reservation.

Make checks payable to Slatington History Preservation Committee, 44 S. Walnut St., Slatington.

All proceeds will go towards The Slatington Historical Preservation Museum.

NORTHWESTERN lunch menus

Friday, March 13, 2020 by The Press in School

Elem., M.S., H.S.: All meals served with choice of fruit, vegetables and milk.***

Thursday, March 12: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Bacon cheeseburger, baked beans, crispy coleslaw. Elem., H.S. alt: hot dog on roll. M.S. alt.: pizza.

Friday, March 13: No school. Teacher in-service.

Monday, March 16: Elem.: Meat ball sub w/ mozzarella cheese, side of pasta w / marinara sauce, salad. Elem., H.S. alt: cheeseburger. M.S. alt.: pizza.

BREAKING NEWS: Senior Centers close

Thursday, March 12, 2020 by The Press in Local News

The Lehigh County Office of Aging and Adult Services has issued the following statement:

Lehigh County wants to assure all residents that we are taking every precaution when it comes to our vulnerable elder population. As such, we will be closing our senior centers starting from March 13 through March 23.

For any questions or concerns regarding elder safety, contact the Lehigh County Office of Aging and Adult Services directly at 610-782-3034.