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Janice E.R. Moore

Thursday, October 4, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Asbury Methodist Church

Janice E.R. Moore, 66, of Macungie, died Sept. 17, 2012, in Emeritus of Allentown.

She was the widow of Andrew H. R. Moore.

Born in Hampton, N.J., she was a daughter of the late Donald Sr. and Helen (Stephens) Roberts.

She was a secretary for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, Allentown, for many years.

She was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church, South Whitehall.

Lehigh County

Thursday, October 4, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

PA 2-1-1 now available

PA 2-1-1, which connects people who need help with critical services and volunteer opportunities, is now available in the Lehigh Valley area.

PA 2-1-1 East is a free, comprehensive, information and referral program and one of seven regional 2-1-1 call centers in Pennsylvania.

The toll-free telephone number offers information and referrals for a broad range of services including basic needs, food banks, child and elder care, health services, housing, support groups and more.


Thursday, October 4, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

CROP Walk set for Oct. 14

The Allentown CROP Hunger Walk, sponsored by the Lehigh County Conference of Churches, is scheduled for Oct. 14 at St. Timothy's Lutheran Church, at the corner of Ott and Walnut sts., Allentown.

Registration begins at 1 p.m. with a brief opening ceremony at 1:30 p.m.

There will be two routes: the 6-mile walk through Allentown with three rest stops along the way and the Golden Mile walk for Golden Agers, families with children or dogs, or anyone wanting a leisurely pace.

Red Cross

Thursday, October 4, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Assistance for seniors offered

The American Red Cross of the Greater Lehigh Valley is offering the Philips Medication Dispensing Service, the only service available with a 98.6 percent dispensing adherence level among monitored subscribers.

This dispensing service helps by reminding people with complex medication regimens to take medications at preprogrammed times, from convenient prefilled dosage cups. It combines an automated medication dispenser with 24-hour monitoring and adherence reporting.

With the 'Divas'

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 by The Press in Social News


Lee A. Butz, center, Chairman of the Board, Alvin H. Butz, Inc., sponsor of the "Wicked Divas" concert, Sept. 13, Symphony Hall, Allentown, with the stars of the show, Allli Mauzey, left, and Dee Roscioli, right. Mauzey and Roscioli performed songs from Broadway's "Wicked," in which they starred, and other musicals, accompanied by the Allentown Symphony, conducted by Ronald Demkee.


Wednesday, October 3, 2012 by The Press in Focus

October meeting

The Young Musicians of the Allentown Music Club meets 3 p.m. Oct. 7, Hope United Church of Christ Church, 1031 Flexer Avenue, Allentown.

The concert is free and open to the public. Open auditions will be held. New members, ages 5 - 18, are welcome.

Information: Emily Reyes, 610-398-0781