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Happenings

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 by The Press in Local News

THURSDAY, OCT. 4

·Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club, 7:30 p.m. in Bethlehem Area Vo-Tech School, 3300 Chester Ave., Bethlehem. Program will be "Valuing and Insuring Your Radio Equipment" by Blair /K3YD. Public is welcome to attend.

For info, go to dlarc.org, KE3AW@ARRL.NET or call 610-432-8286.

·Schnecksville Senior Citizens at Schnecksville Fire Co., 1 p.m. lunch; meeting 1:30 p.m. Call 610-432-0260.

·Take Off Pounds Sensibly...

Allentown

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

The Allentown CROP Hunger Walk, sponsored by the Lehigh County Conference of Churches, is scheduled for Oct. 14 at St. Timothy's Lutheran Church, at the corner of Ott and Walnut sts., Allentown.

Registration begins at 1 p.m. with a brief opening ceremony at 1:30 p.m.

There will be two routes: the 6-mile walk through Allentown with three rest stops along the way and the Golden Mile walk for Golden Agers, families with children or dogs, or anyone wanting a leisurely pace.

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Beekeepers honor Lehigh County, Penn State Cooperative Extension

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 by The Press in Local News

During a recent meeting, Lehigh Valley Beekeepers displayed their appreciation to Penn State Cooperative Extension and Lehigh County for their continued support of apiculture and local beekeepers.

District 18 Director of Penn State Cooperative Extension Richard S. Kauffman, who oversees extension offices in four area counties, participated in the meeting and met with more than 50 beekeepers from the Lehigh Valley and beyond

He accepted an en-graved wooden plaque of appreciation...

Grants

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

State Fire Commissioner Ed Mann is reminding fire and volunteer rescue and ambulance companies it's not too late to apply for a share in $30 million in service grants.

All fire and volunteer ambulance and rescue companies are eligible to apply for the fire company, volunteer ambulance service grant program.

Funding can be used to build, repair or renovate facilities, for training and certification of staff members, to purchase equipment, or to pay down debt associated with the...

REUNION

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Parkland High School Class of 1956 has scheduled a 56th year reunion luncheon for 11:30 a.m. Nov. 2, at The Masters at Shepherd Hills, 1160 S. Krocks Road, Wescosville.

Call Louise Wotring Knopf at 610-799-3661 or Lucy Hersh Ritter at 610-395-4083 for more information.

Lowhill Township

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 by LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press in Local News

Christ's Church at Lowhill, 4965 Lowhill Church Road, New Tripoli, is having its first penny party of the year Oct. 19. Doors open 6 p.m. Trays will be at 7 p.m. Bring your pennies, family and your appetite.

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Morgenland Church is having a fundraiser known as Cash for Causes.

The church, which sells gift cards for Giant, Redner's and Weis markets, receives 5 percent of every sale when the cards are used.

Call the church at 610-395-0067 to learn more or to...

Elementary News

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 by LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press in School

Elementary students will be dismissed at noon Oct. 5. There will be no school Oct. 8 due to a teachers' in-service.

Come join the fun at the Germansville Fire Company 9-11 p.m. Oct 20. Doors open 8 p.m. Proceeds benefit the Northwestern Lehigh boys and girls basketball teams.

Comedian Jimmy Carroll, of the Philadelphia area, will provide entertainment.

To purchase tickets, call Nadine, of the girls booster club, at 610-704-3633 or Lisa at 610-703-7081.

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