Northwestern Press

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Orefield

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Grundsau Lodge 16 Am Jahden will be having its sixth annual gathering at Wehr's Dam, Orefield, at 7 a.m. Feb. 2.

They will watch for the groundhog (Yahdee) to arrive by coming down the Jordan Creek on a raft.

Following Yahdee's arrival, they will sing Pa. Dutch songs, pledge to the flag (in dialect), then anxiously await to hear what Yahdee says about the coming of spring.

Everyone is invited to come by and enjoy this annual event.

For additional information, call...

NWL receives clean audit

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by ELSA KERSCHNER in Local News

William Gorman presented the audit report at the Jan. 16 Northwestern Lehigh School Board meeting. He said it was a clean opinion.

There were no compliance issues with federal grants. The management letter only listed a couple of recommendations, mostly in format changes.

There is a fund balance of $15,255,215. Of that amount $337,370 is considered nonspendable, $16,223 is for restricted use, $9,639,446 is committed and $2,958,474 is assigned.

A new ruling has items that...

Heidelberg

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

An open house for the new Heidelberg Union Church Preschool is planned for Jan. 30. Snow date is Jan. 31.

Parents will have the opportunity to view the facilities from 6:30-8 p.m. in addition to meeting Preschool Director Ann Flower of New Tripoli.

The preschool will provide an age-based education for 3- to 5-year-old children in a Christian setting. Sessions begin in September.

For information, call the church office at 610-767-4740.

Trexlertown

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Good Will Fire Company, 7723 Hamilton Blvd., Trexlertown, will be having its 49th annual fastnacht sale in February.

Pickup is Feb. 9, 10 and 11. To place an order, call 610-398-3152 or 610-395-1194.

The fire company is seeking volunteers to help with the sale.

Beekeepers

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

The Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association is offering a four-session introduction to beekeeping 7-9:30 p.m. Wednesdays Feb. 6, 20 and on March 6 and 20.

All classes, as well as planned field trips to the club apiary, will be at Lehigh Carbon Community College, 4525 Education Park Drive, Schnecksville.

Classes will cover basic bee biology, necessary hardware, installing bees in a new hive, honey bee pests and treatment options, hive products and what to expect throughout a...

Elementary News

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press in School

There will be no school Jan. 25 for a teacher in-service.

Jan. 24 marks the end of the second marking period. Report cards will be distributed Feb. 4.

Northwestern Elementary

Box Tops collection will occur the first week in February.

Partners in Education Movie Night will be at 6:45 p.m. Feb. 1 in the gym. The movie will be "Hotel Transylvania."

The second marking period awards assembly will take place 9:30 a.m. Feb. 6 for morning kindergarten and grades...

Article By: The Press

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Social News

ANGLICAN

ST. PAUL'S ANGLICAN CHURCH

25th & Livingston Streets

Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712

8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer

9 a.m. Holy Communion

'28 Book of Common Prayer

9 a.m. Church School

Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service

Rev. Joseph S. Falzone

ASSEMBLY OF GOD

NORTHAMPTON

ASSEMBLY OF GOD

3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645

www.NAOG.ws

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Article By: Oettinger-Pile

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by Oettinger-Pile in Social News

Couple plans

June nuptials

Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Hartman of Macungie announce the engagement of their daughter, Kimberly Oettinger, to Luke Pile, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Pile of Macungie and Dr. Harvey Frankel of Somerset, Somerset County.

The bride-elect is a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University.

She is employed by NVR Inc., West Chester.

Her fiance is a graduate of York College.

He is employed by HCR ManorCare, of Central Pennsylvania....

Article By: Nuschke-Lerch

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by Nuschke-Lerch in Social News

Couple plans

June 2014 nuptials

Dr. and Mrs. Jack Nuschke of Schnecksville announce the engagement of their daughter, Andrea Lauren, to Alex David Lerch, the son of Don and Pam Lerch of Walnutport.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Parkland High School and The Pennsylvania State University.

She is pursuing a Master's degree in school psychology at Lehigh University.

Her fiance, a graduate of Northern Lehigh High School and The Pennsylvania State University,...