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Thursday, September 27, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Silent auction, dinner on Nov. 4

Forgotten Felines and Fidos animal shelter, Germansville, is hosting its 15th annual silent auction and dinner from 1-5 p.m. Nov. 4 at the Holiday Inn and Conference Center, Route 100, Fogelsville.

Doors open at 1 p.m. Buffet will be available from 2-3:30 p.m. Bidding will take place 1-4 p.m. The auction will be 4-5 p.m.

Reservations need to be made by Oct. 25. All items are new and donated by local businesses.

Go to for a list of items available at the auction.

Florence C. Krause

Thursday, September 27, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Seipstown Grange

Florence C. Krause, 93, of Allentown, formerly from Fogelsville, died Sept. 18, 2012, in St. Luke's Hospital, Allentown.

She was the wife of the late Ernest O. Krause.

Born June 22, 1919, in Weisenberg Township, she was the daughter of the late Victor and Mabel (Sechler) Zimmerman.

A member of the Lutheran congregation of Ziegels Union Church, Breinigsville, she formerly sang with the choir and was a member of various church committees.

She was a member of Seipstown Grange.

Berks County

Thursday, September 27, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Festival set for Oct. 6, 7

Berks County Parks and Recreation Department will have its 31st annual Heritage Festival 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Oct. 6 and Oct. 7 rain or shine at the Berks County Heritage Center, 1102 Red Bridge Road, off Route 183, Bern Township.

The festival will feature live music, draft horses, a mule-powered carousel and much more. Admission is free.

A fee per car will be charged to park.

For information or directions, call 610-374-8839 or visit

Randy Muniz

Thursday, September 27, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

custodian at Northern Lehigh School District

Randy Muniz, 57, of Walnutport, died on Sept. 19, 2012, in Gracedale, Upper Nazareth Township.

Born Aug. 10, 1955, in Palmerton, he was the son of Schirlene S. (Anthony) Benninger of Walnutport and the late Joseph Muniz.

He was a custodian for the Northern Lehigh School District for several years.

Prior to that, he worked for Xerox Corp in New York and the former New Jersey Zinc Co., Palmerton.

He was a member of the Walnutport VFW and the Diamond Fire Company, Walnutport.

NWL lunch menus

Thursday, September 27, 2012 by The Press in School

Thursday, Sept. 27: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Macaroni and cheese or hot dog on roll, steamed broccoli, steamed corn, apple, milk.

Friday, Sept. 28: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Hamburger on roll or chicken nuggets, sweet potato tots, celery sticks with dip, peaches, milk.

Monday, Oct. 1: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken nuggets with dinner roll or stuffed shells, tossed salad cup, steamed green beans, whole fruit frozen cup, milk.

Tuesday, Oct. 2: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Popcorn chicken with dinner roll or hot dog on roll, mashed potatoes, gravy, baked beans, pears, milk.