Northwestern Press

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

HAPPENINGS

Thursday, November 22, 2018 by The Press in Local News

THURSDAY,

NOV. 22

Happy Thanksgiving

FRIDAY, NOV. 23

·Men’s Prayer Breakfast 7 a.m. at Cracker Barrel Restaurant, Fogelsville. All men are welcome.

·Mothers of Preschoolers, a Christian nondenominational program at New Life Evangelical Lutheran Church, Weiss Road, New Tripoli, 9-11:30 a.m. Baby-sitting provided. Call 610-366-0303.

SATURDAY, NOV. 24

·Forgotten Feline and Fidos cat and kitten adoptions noon-4 p.m. at the shelter, 6022 Mountain...

Soldiers, sailors plaque is rededicated

Thursday, November 15, 2018 by SUSAN BRYANT in Local News

The plaque presented to Lehigh County in 1962 was rededicated Oct. 19 at the Soldiers and Sailors Monument, Lehigh County Plaza, Seventh and Hamilton streets, Allentown.

The plaque originally placed on the Allentown National Bank building, was thought lost in 2012 due to the construction of Two City Center.

After it was located in Allentown City Hall basement, it was reinstalled at the county Government Center.

The Lehigh Valley Military Affairs Council, in 2017, began a...

Church bells chime for new pastor at Friedens Lutheran

Thursday, November 15, 2018 by ELSA KERSCHNER in Local News

The Rev. Mary Gade, associate of Bishop Samuel Zeiser of the Northeastern Synod, served as the installation official for the new pastor at Friedens Lutheran Church, Stony Run.

Pastor Althea Albright, a Berks County native, came to the church in February after looking into several different denominations. She decided Lutheran was more aligned to her beliefs.

Albright said she felt called to the ministry since she was in middle school. She attended Susquehanna University and the...