Editor's note: Lunch menus for Northampton Area School District are available online. Starting next week, menus will no longer appear in The Press.
To find the menus, go to www.northampton.k12.pa.us/lunch_menus.cfm. Choose options from the dropdown menus for the month, year and school which you want to see.
Charles V. Pizzo, 82, of Whitehall, died Sept. 25, 2012, at home. He was the husband of Irene (Kramer) Pizzo for 59 years.
Born in Phillipsburg, N.J., he was the son of the late Anthony and Santa (Re) Pizzo.
He was a Korean War veteran and was a sergeant first class in the U.S. Army.
He was a supervisor for Essroc Cement Company, Coplay and Nazareth for 35 years and retired in 1992.
He was a member of St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, Coplay.
Joseph F. Weber Sr., 72, of Bath, died Oct. 10, 2012, at Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. He was the husband of Paulette M. (Sniscik) Weber for 45 years.
Born in Manhattan, N.Y.C., he was a son of the late Pauline (Weber) Miller.
He was a 1958 graduate of Northampton High School.
He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam era and had a rank of lance corporal.
He was a layout operator for the Agere Corporation, Allentown, for 43 years, retiring in 2002.
He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Bath.
Spaghetti and meatballs make a good dinner for, from left, Tyler Sywensky, 6, Lori Sywensky and Collin Winter, 9, who enjoy dinner held at Grace United Church of Christ Northampton Saturday. The meal was a fundrasier for the church.
Photos: Area residents sign up for Scouting.
Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.
· Officers responded to a burglary in the 200 block of Prospect Street.
· A report of harassment brought police to Catasauqua Auto Sales, 623 Howertown Road.
· Police were called to the 100 block of Pineapple Street to investigate a theft from a vehicle.
· Officers responded to a report of vehicle tires slashed in the 100 block of South Front Street.
· A report of a disturbance brought police to the 700 block of Second Street.
Monica J. Gold, 65, of Bethlehem, died Sept. 13, 3012, in her home. She was the wife of Bruce J. Gold for 11 years and of the late Brian Brownmiller.
Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of Helen (Yurasits) Frisch of Bethlehem and the late John Frisch.
She worked at PPL Electric Utilities Corporation for 38 years, retiring in 2002 as an administrative assistant.
She was a member of Queenship of Mary Roman Catholic Church, Northampton.
She was a volunteer at Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown, and with the Bethlehem Chapter of Meals on Wheels.
PRESS PHOTO BY DEB BOYLAN
The Bethlehem Fine Arts Commission honored four organizations and individuals during its annual "Tribute to the Arts," Oct. 4, Payne Gallery, Moravian College, Bethlehem. Above, from left: Dave, Fry, musician-Godfrey Daniel co-founder; Dawn Ketterman-Benner, founder-professor-faculty advisor, Moravian College Dance Company; Bethlehem Mayor John Callahan; Marylou Cummings, plein-air artist-Mayor's Award recipient; and Silagh White, Director of Arts Engagement and Community Cultural Affairs, Lehigh University.
According to research released by the Lehigh Valley Association of Realtors (LVAR), year-to-date sales are recorded at 4,329, up 17.3 percent over 2011 year-to-date sales of 3,690.
Year-to-date pending sales, which indicate transactions in process that have not yet closed, reached 5,152, up 40.4 percent from last year at the same time when pending sales were 3,670.
"Our data over the last 15 months shows that home sales and pending home sales have consistently increased over the same time the previous year," says Ryan Conrad, CEO of LVAR.
A "Festival of Hymns and Psalms" will be presented, 4 p.m. Oct. 21, Central Moravian Church, Church and Main Streets, Bethlehem.
Donald Spieth conducts. Central Director of Music Rebecca Owens is organist. Central Choir is accompanied by Main Street Brass.
Debuted will be "O Be Joyful," by Howard Helvey, commissioned to for Owens' 10th anniversary at Central.