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Haafsville

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

The Sanctuary at Haafsville needs to raise $10,000 for transfer tax, title search and appraisal fee for property donated to the animal shelter in Upper Macungie.

Deadline to donate is Sept. 28.

To donate, go to thesanctuarypa.org or mail donations to P.O. Box 921, Fogelsville, PA 18051.

AARP 3115

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

AARP Chapter 3115 will meet noon Sept. 13 at the American Club, 300 Cherry St., Coplay.

After the social hour, when refreshments will be available, musician Shep will entertain.

Flu shots will also be available.

New members are welcome to attend.

For more information, call 610-264-4874.

NARFE

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Lehigh Valley Chapter 1371 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet noon Aug. 30 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 1933 Hanover Ave., Allentown.

Following the meal, singer Elissa Clausnifcer will perform.

A business session will conclude the meeting.

All current and former federal workers are invited to attend.

Those wanting lunch should call Ken Zeiner at 610-837-7246 by Aug. 25.

There is a fee for the luncheon.

FF&F

Wednesday, August 15, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Forgotten Feline and Fidos animal shelter will be having a Kitten Kaper from 1:30-4 p.m. Aug. 18 at 9645 Hamilton Blvd., Breinigsville.

Adopt a kitten, adult cat or foster one.

For more information or to make a reservation, contact Wanda or Stephanie at 610-841-1736.

NARFE

Wednesday, August 15, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Lehigh Valley Chapter 1371 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet noon Aug. 30 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 1933 Hanover Ave., Allentown.

Following the meal, singer Elissa Clausnifcer will perform.

A business session will conclude the meeting.

All current and former federal workers are invited to attend.

Those wanting lunch should call Ken Zeiner at 610-837-7246 by Aug. 25.

There is a fee for the luncheon.

Editor's View

Wednesday, August 15, 2012 by JOHANNA S. BILLINGS in Opinion

Someday when I'm gone and others are tasked with settling my estate, the question will be asked: Why did she take so many pictures of chickens?

I suppose most people will understand the logic behind my taking thousands of photos of cats, dogs, butterflies, flowers, sunsets, deer, horses and pretty scenery.

But chickens?

I've been interested in chickens since I was in college. While visiting a friend's farm for the first time, I discovered just how interesting the little...

Rap of the Gavel

Wednesday, August 15, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Meetings held in the municipal building.

AUGUST

MONDAY 20

Lynn Township Environmental Advisory Committee, 6 p.m.

Weisenberg Township Supervisors, 7 p.m.

TUESDAY 21

Lynn Township Planners, 7 p.m. to review Greg Snyder's final land development plan for Allemaengel Road, New Tripoli.

WEDNESDAY 22

Lehigh County Commissioners, 7:30 p.m. in the public hearing room of the Government Center, 17 S. 7th St., Allentown.