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Police collecting winter coats

Sunday, December 16, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Upper Mac

Upper Macungie police are collecting gently used winter coats and jackets for those in need in the Lehigh Valley, including Upper Macungie residents.

Drop off coats and jackets in the bin in the lobby, (open 24 hours a day) of the police department, 37 Grim Road, Breinigsville.

For more information, contact Lt. Peter Nickischer, commander of the Crime and Community Services Division at 484-661-5911 or email pnickischer@uppermac-pd.org.

Cookbook now available

Sunday, December 16, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

ALLENTOWN

Allentown Public Library is offering an appetizing cookbook called “What’s Cooking at the Library: 100 Years of Good Taste.”

The centennial cookbook is priced to sell. For an additional fee, purchase a navy blue canvas book bag to go with the cookbook.

The spiral-bound contains 344 recipes contributed by more than 30 library employees and families.

There also is an eclectic mix of handed-down family recipes, modern dishes and tried-and-true favorites, including German potato salad, chicken divan. pork barbecue and Moravian sugar cake.

Disposal sites created in county

Sunday, December 16, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

AMERICAN FLAG

In partnership with the National Association of Counties, the National Flag Foundation and the National Sheriffs Association, Lehigh County has installed a flag retirement box in the lobbies of the county Government Center, courthouse and both Cedarbrook Senior Care and Rehabilitation, South Whitehall, and Fountain Hill, locations. Flags should be folded respectfully before being placed in the box.

Event for Porter on Dec. 16

Sunday, December 16, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

FUNDRAISER

A tricky tray and basket raffle will be held to help Northwestern Lehigh High School student Porter Lilley, 15, on Dec. 16 at the North End Gun Club, 7211 Herber Road, New Tripoli.

Porter, who has acute lymphoblastic leukemia, was almost four years in remission when the disease returned.

Doors open at noon. Drawings start at 3 p.m.

Specials and 50/50 tickets, food, drinks and baked goods will be available to purchase.

All ages are welcome to attend.

Winners must be present to receive their prizes.

Event for Porter on Dec. 16

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

FUNDRAISER

A tricky tray and basket raffle will be held to help Northwestern Lehigh High School student Porter Lilley, 15, on Dec. 16 at the North End Gun Club, 7211 Herber Road, New Tripoli.

Porter, whoi has acute lymphoblastic leukemia, was almost four years in remission when the disease returned.

Doors open at noon. Drawings start at 3 p.m.

Specials and 50/50 tickets, food, drinks and baked goods will be available to purchase.

All ages are welcome to attend.

Winners must be present to receive their prizes.

Events planned for December

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

St. Peter’s

St. Peter’s United Methodist Church, 7860 Center St., Emerald, will have the following events.

·Ministry of St. Peter’s will be offered 5 p.m. Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 at Life Tree Café, Main and Chestnut St., Parryville.

·Christ’s Kids Club for ages 4- to 11 years old will meet 6-7:30 p.m. on Dec. 5, 12, and 19 at St. Peter’s, Emerald.

For information, call 610-737-1450 or visit stpetersumcemerald.com.

Police collecting winter coats

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Upper Mac

Upper Macungie police are collecting gently used winter coats and jackets for those in need in the Lehigh Valley, including Upper Macungie residents.

Drop off coats and jackets in the bin in the lobby, (open 24 hours a day) of the police department, 37 Grim Road, Breinigsville.

For more information, contact Lt. Peter Nickischer, commander of the Crime and Community Services Division at 484-661-5911 or email pnickischer@uppermac-pd.org.

Cookbook now available

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

ALLENTOWN

Allentown Public Library is offering an appetizing cookbook called “What’s Cooking at the Library: 100 Years of Good Taste.”

The centennial cookbook is priced to sell. For an additional fee, purchase a navy blue canvas book bag to go with the cookbook.

The holiday deal is running through Dec. 29 at the library’s front desk.

The spiral-bound contains 344 recipes contributed by more than 30 library employees and families.