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Funding study underway

Thursday, December 25, 2014 by SUSAN RUMBLE in Local News

At the Parkland School Board workshop session Dec. 16, Dr. Thomas Seidenberger, circuit rider for the Campaign for Fair Funding, gave a presentation on the non-partisan effort to look for more equitable funding of Pennsylvania public schools.

Seidenberger, retired superintendent of East Penn School District, is traveling through Berks, Bucks, Carbon and Lehigh counties to communicate the need for changes in public education funding in the state.

Union United Church of Christ honors beloved Pastor Thomas

Thursday, November 6, 2014 by SUSAN RUMBLE in Local News

The Rev. Thomas N. Thomas has retired from Union United Church of Christ where he served as senior pastor for 30 years.

Seven months of special activities in his honor culminated Oct. 26 with Thomas' recognition as pastor emeritus.

Events that Sunday included a message from the Rev. Alan Miller of the UCC Penn Northeast Conference, presentation of gifts and remarks from staff and church leaders, and a grand celebration and picnic in the church grove.