David Jaindl, owner and president of Jaindl Farms, Jaindl Turkey Sales, Jaindl Land Company, and Schantz Orchards, all in Orefield, was recently awarded the 2013 Associates Award from the Associates of Cedar Crest College during a March 6 luncheon at the college.
Jaindl, who has worked on the family farm since he was 8 years old, is still out in the fields nearly every day.
He commented on receiving his award.
"I am very honored and humbled to share this award with prior recipients," Jaindl told The Press after the luncheon. "They are community minded people."
on dean's list
Ryan Rizzetto of Slatington was named to the the fall 2012 deans list for academic excellence at Penn State University at University Park.
Rizzetto, an enginnering major, is a 2012 graduate of Parkland High School .
He was nominated for membership into the National Society of Collegiate Honors.
He is the son of Diane and Perry Rizzetto.
on dean's list
Steven Elsenbaumer, of Fogelsville, a freshman business major and Lauren Strella, of Allentown, a senior earth and environmental sciences major were named to dean's list for the fall 2012 semester at Susquehanna University.
Elsenbaumer, a 2012 graduate of Parkland High School, is the son of Don and Kelli Elsenbaumer.
Strella, a 2009 graduate of Parkland High School, is the daughter of Christopher and Julie Strella.
The Community Action Committee of the Lehigh Valley has dozens of trained volunteers waiting to help lower-income taxpayers file their tax returns.
Taxpayers with household income less than $50,270 are eligible for CACLV's free tax preparation assistance.
The following is a list of the sites, with dates and times where CACLV volunteers can assist:
·Community Services for Children, 1520 Hanover Ave., Allentown. Open 4:30-8 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Spanish speaking interpreter will be available every Monday.
The Sanctuary at Haafsville, Fogelsville, has the following cat available for adoption.
For more information or to make an apppointment, call the sanctuary at 484-788-8062.
Allentown Rescue Mission's new director, Chris Aylward, was the guest speaker at the February Triad meeting at Emeritus Senior Living, Allentown.
Triad is a group for senior citizens and law enforcement representatives that seeks to reduce criminal victimization of older persons.
Aylward, formerly of Syracuse, N.Y., officially started his job as chief executive officer at the mission in January.
He has more than 20 years of experience assisting the homeless and impoverished.
Aylward came to Allentown to fulfill his passion of helping people in need.
Copeechan Fish and Game Club has craft show.
to dean's list
Mildred Sam-Otuh, of Allentown, a student at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus, in Teaneck and Hackensack, N.J., was named to the dean's list for the fall 2012 semester.
To qualify for the dean's list, a student must carry a 3.2 or better grade point average out of a possible 4.0 and be enrolled in a minimum of 12 letter-graded hours (four courses).
on dean's list
Kristen E Heiner was named to the fall 2012 dean's list at The University of Rhode Island.
A student must have completed 12 or more credits during a semester for letter grades with at least a 3.30 quality point average to be included on the dean's list.
Schaffer family donates to LVH.