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Thursday, February 27, 2020

Presidents’ book talk

Thursday, February 6, 2020 by The Press in Focus

LV MUSEUM:

Kenneth C. Davis presents a lecture and book-signing about his book, “Don’t Know Much about the American Presidents,” 1 p.m. Feb. 15, Lehigh County Historical Society’s Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum, 432 W. Walnut St., Allentown.

“Presidents Day Weekend is the perfect time to explore the American Presidency and how it has evolved,” said Joseph Garrera, Executive Director of the Museum.

Davis will discuss the origins and development of the American Presidency.

Information: lehighvalleyheritagemuseum.org; 610-435-1074

Northampton County senior menus

Thursday, February 6, 2020 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-829-4540 (ask operator for Area Agency on Aging) for locations or visit https://www.northamptoncounty.org/HS/AGING/Pages/default.aspx.

Thursday, February 6: Veal parmigiana over vermicelli, California vegetable blend, Italian bread w/ margarine. chilled pears.

Friday, February 7: New England clam chowder, smoked turkey-salami and provolone cheese on roll, cole slaw, ambrosia.

Monday, February 10:Cream of potato soup, Hungarian goulash, extra wide noodles, roasted Brussel sprouts, wheat bread w/ margarine, chilled apricots.

Lincoln book talk

Thursday, February 6, 2020 by The Press in Focus

LV Museum:

Dr. Matthew Pinsker presents a lecture, “Lincoln’s Greatest Moment: August 23, 1864,” 1 p.m. Feb. 8, Lehigh County Historical Society’s Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum, 432 W. Walnut St., Allentown.

The lecture celebrates the 16th president’s birthday. Slices of Lincoln’s favorite white-almond cake made from Mary Lincoln’s original recipe will be available.

“This is an outstanding program for the whole family to celebrate the life of a great American president,” said Joseph Garrera, executive director of the Museum.

8 DAYS A WEEK:

Thursday, February 6, 2020 by The Press in Focus

Time for “Rent”: The 20th anniversary production of “Rent” has two performances, 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. Feb. 9, State Theatre for the Arts, Easton. “For the past 20 years, ‘Rent’ has touched the lives of audiences around the world from Broadway to regional productions to high school auditoriums,” says Producer Stephen Gabriel. “Rent,” a reimagining of Puccini’s “La Bohème,” premiered off-Broadway in 1996 and transferred to Broadway, winning the 1996 Tony Award for Best Musical and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, one of only five musicals to win both awards.

Lehigh County senior menus

Thursday, February 6, 2020 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-782-3254 for locations.

Thursday, February 6: Mustard dill baked fish, stewed tomatoes, broccoli and cauliflower, macaroni and cheese, cherry gelatin.

Friday, February 7: Teriyaki glazed pork, stir fried vegetables, carrot ginger soup, sesame brown rice, fresh melon.

Monday, February 10: Stuffed cabbage w/ meat sauce, green beans, mashed potatoes, whole wheat dinner roll, fresh apple slices.

Tuesday, February 11: Beef stew, peas, potatoes, whole wheat dinner roll, fresh fruit salad.

Student Poetry Project now accepting entries

Thursday, February 6, 2020 by The Press in Focus

Submissions are now being accepted for the 15th annual award-winning Lehigh Valley Press Student Poetry Project.

In celebration of National Poetry Month in April, poems will be selected in each of the Elementary School, Middle School and High School categories and published in the April 22 and April 23 Focus section in the eight Lehigh Valley Press newspapers and websites.

Article By: The Press

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 by The Press in Sports

DARTS

Bethlehem Inter-Church Dart Baseball league

Standings Week 2-4

*Holy Trinity 8 4 .667

Fritz Wesleyan 8 4 .667

East Hills 7 5 .583

Christ UCC 5 4 .556

Holy Cross 5 4 .556

First UCC 5 4 .556

Schoenersville 5 4 .556

College Hill 6 6 .500

St. Peters 6 6 .500

Trinity UCC 4 5 .444

Christ Lutheran 4 5 .444

WS/Edgeboro 3 9 .250

Bethany UCC 3 9 .250

RESULTS 1/27

Holy Trinity at

Christ UCC 4-3, 3-0, 10-1

Holy Trinity - Nate Reddell 6-13, Kevin Ashner 6-13 8 RBI

Police investigate shooting outside of Popeyes restaurant

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP

Whitehall Township police are investigating a shooting Jan. 29 outside of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, 1141 MacArthur Road.

According to police Lt. Gregory Bealer, officers responded to the scene 7:45 p.m. after a call that a person ran into the restaurant, told employees he or she was shot but not to call police and then left the area by vehicle.

Officers did find evidence of a shooting, Bealer said.