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SCORE

Thursday, November 22, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Discussions set for Nov. 29

Lehigh Valley Chapter of SCORE will offer the second in a series of free informal round table discussions Nov. 29 on topics of interest to small business owners or those in the process of starting a business.

The round table will take place 8 a.m. in the meeting room at Dunkin' Donuts, 3670 MacArthur Road, Whitehall.

Attorney John D. Lychak will give the presentation.

Participants will be given time to introduce themselves and may share their business cards.

Advance registration is required.

PASR serves community through volunteerism

Thursday, November 22, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Joan Failla, president of the Lehigh Chapter of the Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees, recently presented a mock check to Lehigh County commissioners.

The $3,722,619 "check" represents the amount of money Lehigh County PASR school retiree members saved local communities through their donated time to charitable, educational, political and religious organizations in 2011.

Failla said retired public school employees are some of the most active, involved people in their hometown communities.

Laurys Station

Thursday, November 22, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Santa Claus is coming to town

Santa Claus is coming to the Laurys Station area again this year.

He will travel atop a fire truck about 20 miles or so to visit homes and businesses.

The Jolly Ol' Elf also visits private parties for one child or a large group of children but not on Christmas Eve, as Santa is very busy delivering presents.

The visit is done with great love for all children, no matter the age (6 months to 80 years young).

Santa will visit large gatherings with parents, aunts, uncles, grandparents and friends from near and far.

Nature Center

Thursday, November 22, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Lehigh River is topic Nov. 29

Jerry McAward will be the 7:30 p.m. Nov. 29, speaker at the Lehigh Gap Nature Center, Slatington.

He will discuss "Laughing and Learning on the Lehigh River."

McAward is an American Canoe Association instructor-trainer-educator and past chairman of ACA's River Kayak Committee.

He has degrees in physical education-exercise physiology and commercial recreation.

The free presentation is open to the public.

Laurys Station

Thursday, November 22, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Santa Claus is coming to town

Santa Claus is coming to the Laurys Station area again this year.

He will travel atop a fire truck about 20 miles or so to visit homes and businesses.

The Jolly Ol' Elf also visits private parties for one child or a large group of children but not on Christmas Eve, as Santa is very busy delivering presents.

The visit is done with great love for all children, no matter the age (6 months to 80 years young).

Santa will visit large gatherings with parents, aunts, uncles, grandparents and friends from near and far.

FF&F

Thursday, November 22, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Vaccination clinic Dec. 8

Forgotten Felines and Fidos animal shelter will be holding a vaccination clinic 8 a.m. to noon Dec. 8 at 9645 Hamilton Blvd, Breinigsville.

Cats must be in carriers; dogs must be on leashes.

For more information, call 610-301-5025.

Forgotten Felines and Fidos will be hosting photos with Santa at Petsmart at Northampton Crossings, 3794 Easton Nazareth Highway (Route 248), Easton,11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec 1 and 2.

For more information, call 610-365-3087.

Ruth G. Fink

Thursday, November 22, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

member of the Ebenezer UCC

Ruth G. Fink, 86, of Morton, Delaware County, died Nov. 18, 2012, in Phoebe Wyncote, Montgomery County.

She and her husband Francis H.G. Fink celebrated their 57th anniversary on March 26.

Born Dec. 1, 1925, in Heidelberg Township, she was the daughter of the late Howard E. and Mabel A. (Hunsicker) Ebert.

She was a member of the Ebenezer United Church of Christ, New Tripoli.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a son, Glenn F. and his wife, Mary Beth, of Maple Glen; grandchildren Glenn F. Jr. and Maureen E. Fink, both of Maple Glen.