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NWL lunch menus

Thursday, January 31, 2013 by The Press in School

Thursday, Jan. 31: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Macaroni and cheese with dinner roll or hot dog on roll, steamed broccoli, cucumber slices with dip, fresh apple, milk.

Friday, Feb. 1: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Hamburger on roll or chicken nuggets, dinner roll, sweet potato tots, steamed corn, peaches, milk.

Monday, Feb. 4: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Pizza or hamburger on roll, carrot sticks with dip, celery sticks with dip, whole fruit frozen cup, milk.

Tuesday, Feb. 5: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Stuffed shells or chicken nuggets, dinner roll, tossed salad cup, steamed green beans, fruit juice, milk.

4-H

Thursday, January 31, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

New club seeks members

Lehigh County Cooperative Extension is forming a new 4-H Club.

Do you love to visit farms, farmers markets, corn mazes or pick-your-own?

Have you ever wondered about being your own boss? Do you enjoy working in agriculture?

Have you considered all the possibilities of direct-to-consumer farm marketing?

The club will explore how food gets from the farm to the dinner table and researching possible businesses and associated careers, enhancing life skills, as well as actually running a farm-related business.

Family Night Feb. 2 at Weisenberg

Thursday, January 31, 2013 by The Press in School

The PTO of Weisenberg Elementary School, 2665 Golden Key Road, Weisenberg Township, will be hosting its 15th annual Family Night from 6-9 p.m. Feb. 2.

The night will begin with a Children's DJ Dance party featuring "Woody Dee's."

Parents can bid on fantastic deals at a silent auction fundraiser and children can take a chance on more than 45 prizes at the Chinese auction.

There will also be a mini live auction conducted by Zettlemoyer Auctions.

Upper Macungie officer nabs Redner's suspect

Thursday, January 31, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Upper Macungie Township police report one of its officers saw a man wearing a dark-colored hoodie sweatshirt and a white bandana over his face run out of the Redner's Market, 7150 Hamlton Blvd., at 2:48 a.m. on Jan. 22.

The man, who was carrying a black backpack, ran north on the sidewalk passing other stores and turned around on the side of the building at Blockbuster Video.

The officer followed in his car and saw him head toward the sidewalk along Hamilton Boulevard.

The officer began to chase the man on foot and ordered him to stop.

Beekeepers

Thursday, January 31, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Classes offered for new apiarists

The Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association is offering a four-session introduction to beekeeping 7-9:30 p.m. Feb. 6, 20 and on March 6 and 20.

All classes, as well as planned field trips to the club apiary, will be at Lehigh Carbon Community College, 4525 Education Park Drive, Schnecksville.

Classes will cover basic bee biology, necessary hardware, installing bees in a new hive, honey bee pests and treatment options, hive products and what to expect throughout a beekeeper's typical year.

ERACE Club visits New York City

Thursday, January 31, 2013 by The Press in School

The Everyone Respecting All Cultures Everywhere Club recently took a trip to New York City.

Forty-four high school students, staff members and parents participated.

The group rode the Staten Island Ferry, shopped and ate at the South Street Seaport and Times Square, and saw a matinee performance of Blue Man Group.

The trip was organized and facilitated by Glen Fulton, community member and president of Curriculum Travel of America Inc. and ERACE Club Advisor Angela Traub.

Bortz named to PSATS' committee

Thursday, January 31, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Janice Bortz, secretary and administrator of Heidelberg Township, has been appointed to the Secretary-Manager Committee of the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors.

This committee promotes and encourages the effective, efficient and responsive operation of township government through training, education, communication and the interchange of ideas.

Orefield

Thursday, January 31, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Yahdee to arrive Feb. 2 by raft

Grundsau Lodge 16 Am Jahden is having its annual gathering at Wehr's Dam, Orefield, 7 a.m. on Feb. 2.

They will watch for the groundhog (Yahdee) to arrive by coming down the Jordan Creek on a raft.

Following Yahdee's arrival, they will sing Pa. Dutch songs, pledge to the flag (in dialect), then anxiously await to hear what Yahdee says about the coming of spring.

Everyone is invited to come by and enjoy this annual event.

For additional information, call Dave Adam at 484-547-9387.