Northwestern Press

Monday, October 22, 2018

GUEST VIEW II

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

This is National Newspaper Week (Oct. 7-13), and it’s the perfect time to remind our readers about how important daily and weekly community journalism is to them.

This realization goes back to the very foundations of our nation.

In drafting the Bill of Rights — the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution — the founders wanted to ensure Americans would enjoy the free flow of ideas; would be free to examine the quality of their institutions and those who serve them; to say...

Bazaar on Oct. 13

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Jordan UCC

Jordan United Church of Christ, 1837 Church Road, Route 309 and Walbert Ave., South Whitehall, will have a craft and vendor bazaar 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 13.

There will be two floors and 70 tables of crafter and vendor displays, plus lunch and pies for dessert.

There will also be mums, yard deco, attic treasures, books, Christmas and party items and more.

Article By: The Press

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in Local News

For brownies:

2/3 cup flour

1/2 tsp. salt

1/4 cup granulated sugar

2 T. dark cocoa powder

6 semisweet chocolate

1/2 cup light brown sugar, packed

1/2 cup PA Preferred unsalted butter from Grube’s Dairy Store

2 large PA Preferred eggs from Grube’s Dairy Store lightly beaten

For cream filling:

1/4 cup light corn syrup

1/8 tsp. salt

1/2 tsp. vanilla extract

1-1/2 cups powdered sugar

2 T. PA...

Play tickets

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Parkland

To purchase tickets for Parkland High School’s play “26 Pebbles” go to showtix4u.com or parklandsd.org/tickets.

The website name was incorrect last week’s paper.

Tickets will also be available at the door each night. One hour before curtain.

“26 Pebbles” will be performed 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12 and 13; and 3 p.m. Oct. 13 and 14; in the auditorium at the high school, 2700 N. Cedar Crest Blvd., South Whitehall.

We apologize for the error.

GUEST VIEW II

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

This is National Newspaper Week (Oct. 7-13), and it’s the perfect time to remind our readers about how important daily and weekly community journalism is to them.

This realization goes back to the very foundations of our nation.

In drafting the Bill of Rights — the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution — the founders wanted to ensure Americans would enjoy the free flow of ideas; would be free to examine the quality of their institutions and those who serve them; to say...

Events set for October

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Vine Church

The Vine Church volunteers will host their annual fall flea market 8 a.m.-2 p.m. on Oct. 13 at the Schnecksville Grange, 5322 Route 873, Schnecksville.

The church also will have a community fall festival with free ice cream, snow cones, music, games and activities on Oct. 21.

For more information about these events, call Pastor Adam Kern at 610-674-3468.

Jordan UCC

Bazaar on Oct. 13

Jordan United Church of Christ, 1837 Church Road, Route...

DISTRICT NEWS

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by LINDA DEIBERT in School

Northwestern Lehigh Alumni Association is sponsoring a basket bingo fundraiser Oct. 28 at the Lynnport Fire Company, Behler Street, Lynnport.

Doors open at noon. Food will be available with bingo beginning at 1 p.m.

Bring a canned good for the Christ’s Church at Lowhill Food Pantry.

There also will be a Chinese auction and door prizes.

Wear a costume and receive a free raffle ticket.

High School

The high school band is having a Kauffman’s barbecue...

Shredding events on Oct. 13, 20

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Mako

State Rep. Zach Mako, R-183rd, will co-host two shredding events to give residents of the 183rd Legislative District a chance to safeguard themselves against identity theft by having their personal documents securely destroyed.

The first, with South Whitehall Township, will be 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 13 at Covered Bridge Park, 2465 Wehr Mill Road.

The second event, with Sen. Pat Browne, R-16th, will be 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 20 at Robert “Bob” LaBold Maintenance Building...

The Great Allentown Fair Junior Baking Cookies, Brownies or Bars Contest winners

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in Local News

Bars:

1/2 cup butter (1 stick) melted

1 egg - PA Preferred - Weis brand

1 packed cup of light brown sugar

1 Tbs. vanilla extract

3/4 cups flour

5 graham crackers broken into small pieces (about 2 cups)

1-1/2 cups mini marshmallows

4 1.55 oz. Hershey bars broken into pieces (about 1-1/2 cups)

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

2. Spray 8x8 glass cooking pan with cooking spray - set aside

3. In microwave safe bowl melt...