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Catasauqua police

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 27

· A report of loud music brought police to the 500 block of Front Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 600 block of Faith Drive.

· A report of a wanted person brought police to the 100 block of Bridge Street.

· Officers responded to a report of juveniles with a paintball gun in the 600 block of Kurtz Street.

· A report of a suspicious vehicle brought police to the unit block of West Race Street.

MAY 28

· Officers assisted EMS in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

Rap of the gavel

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Local News

JUNE

THURSDAY 13

The Allen Board of Supervisors meets at 7 p.m. in the municipal building, 4714 Indian Trail Road.

The Lehigh Township Zoning Hearing Board meets at 6 p.m. in the municipal building, 1069 Municipal Road.

MONDAY 17

Bath Planning Commission meets at 7 p.m. in the council chambers at the municipal building, 215 E. Main St.

The Lehigh Township Recreation Board meets at 7:30 p.m. in the municipal building, 1069 Municipal Road, Walnutport.

Howard "Bench" Hartman

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

awarded Purple Heart

Howard "Bench" William Hartman, 89, of Whitehall, died June 8, 2013, at St. Luke's Hospice, Bethlehem. He was the husband of the late Marjorie Mae (Johns) Hartman.

Born in Hokendauqua, he was a son of the late Howard and Amy (Dech) Hartman.

He was a World War II veteran and was in the 101st Airborne Screaming Eagles, Company C, 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment. He jumped onto the Normandy coast, Utah Beach area, on D-Day, 1944, and later in Holland and Bastogne. He was the recipient of a Silver Star, two Bronze Stars and a Purple Heart.

Beloved pastor retires from The Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Pastor Marge Dean, associate pastor of The Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit, Emmaus, is greeted during worship June 2 by the Rev. Glenn L. Simmons, associate to the Bishop, with a letter of thanks for her service to the church from Bishop Zeiser of the Northeastern PA Synod. Pastor Marge was greeted by members at a reception following worship to thank her for her ministry as she begins retirement.

LCCC

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Jobs milestone reached in state

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) has joined with Pennsylvania's 13 other community colleges in celebrating the 1 millionth Pennsylvania employee trained through the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania (WEDnetPA).

LCCC has been a partner since WEDnetPA began in 1999.

ALLENTOWN

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Art in the Park

The 39th annual Art-in-the-Park is 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. June 15 in West Park, 16th and Turner Streets, Allentown.

Art-in-the-Park features original works of art by more than 80 local and regional artists.

Prize money is awarded in each category: watercolor, graphics, oils and acrylics, photography, and 3D (pottery, wood, jewelry, glass, fabric, sculpture).

Free spaces are given student artists grades nine - 12.

Performing at the Victorian bandshell:

10 a.m., Allentown School District Orchestra;

11:30 a.m., Repertory Dance Theatre;

31st house tour set for West Park

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 by The Press in Focus

West Park Civic Association presents the 31st annual West Park House Tour, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. June 16.

This year's tour, featuring 13 properties, includes period mansions, luxury apartments and elegant townhouses decorated in styles from contemporary to shabby chic.

Preview the newly-refurbished apartments in The Livingston and explore the private museum of internationally-renowned artist James Paul Kocsis in the Hotel Traylor.

Two join Isett & Associates

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Two new staff members have joined Barry Isett & Associates, an engineering firm headquartered in Allentown.

Katherine Lucy Paretti, EIT, an electrical engineer, is working in the Mechanical Electrical and Plumbing Engineering Department.

She was previously employed by Brinjac Engineering, Allentown, and is a 2009 graduate of the Milwaukee School of Engineering. Paretti resides in Allentown.

She is a member of the Society of Women Engineers and is an advisor for the Northeast Region of the Alpha Omega Epsilon Sorority.