Northwestern Press

Monday, June 18, 2018

LYNN TOWNSHIP: New Tripoli Fire Co. having Father’s Day barbecue

Thursday, June 14, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads in Lynn Township.

We are grateful for the love and guidance of good fathers.

Thanks for all your hard work bringing up the kids and making sure they knew how much they are loved.


New Tripoli Fire Company, New Tripoli, Father’s Day chicken barbecue is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (or whenever the barbecued chickens are sold out) June 17.

Menu includes half a barbecued chicken, choice of filling or sweet potato with...

Yard, bake sale on June 16

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Asbury UMC

The Asbury United Methodist Church In Missions indoor yard sale will be 8 a.m.-1 p.m. June 16 in the Wesley Center, 1533 Springhouse Road, South Whitehall.

Household items, furniture, books, tapes, CDs, DVDs, toys, games, puzzles, sporting goods, garage tools, small appliances, and much more may be available.

There will be no clothes, TVs, computers or exercise equipment.

Proceeds benefit community and worldwide mission programs.

The Great...

Auditions on June 18, 19

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


The Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley, 702 N. 22nd St., Allentown, will have auditions for “The Music Man” from 6:30-8:30 p.m. June 18 and 19.

Call backs are scheduled for 6:30-8:30 p.m. June 20. Cast meeting will be 7 p.m. June 21.

Show dates are at 7 p.m. Aug. 23 and 26, and 2 p.m. Aug. 26.

For more information, call Brenda Finberg at 610-435-3571.

Forget Einstein, Parkland’s Nina Cao is a relativity specialist

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by STEPHEN ALTHOUSE in Local News

Don’t worry if you did not ace high school AP physics. Nina Cao can pick up the slack.

Not only can the Parkland High School senior pick up the slack, the physics whiz can literally teach the class.

And, teach the class is exactly what she did May 23.

“Nina is one of the top students I’ve ever had,” Parkland physics teacher Sean Flueso said. “She’s extremely personable and will do a great job in presenting.”

Cao had the idea to lead a class on physics to her peers...

Cancer Support Community offers education, support programs

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Press in Local News

The Cancer Support Community of the Greater Lehigh Valley is offering the following free education and support programs for cancer patients and their caregivers in June.

Unless otherwise noted, programs are held at the Cancer Support Community 944 Marcon Blvd., Suite 110, Allentown.

Programs are offered free to people affected by cancer.

·Survivor Summit: meets 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m. June 15 at the Historic Hotel Bethlehem. The day includes motivational keynote speakers and...

Church having Four F event

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


Jordan Lutheran Church, Orefield, is having a Four F Celebration (Faith, Fellowship, Fun, Food) on Sunday, June 24 at Lone Lane Park, Upper Macungie.

Festivities begin with a worship service at 9:15 a.m., followed by a brunch including have-it-your-way tacos and omelets.

Joe Keppel the Magician will entertain children and adults with a mystifying performance.

Fresh popcorn will be available and an old-fashioned cake walk is planned.

All members of...