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Moore Township Column

Thursday, September 25, 2014 by JENN STUMER Special to The Press in Columns

Sign-ups set for Thursdays

Moore Township Athletic Association is holding wrestling and basketball sign-ups 6-8 p.m. Thursdays, from today, Sept. 25, through Oct. 16.

They will be held at the Borek Fieldhouse in the Moore Township Recreation Center. You may also sign up online beginning Oct. 1 by visiting www.mtaaredhawks. org.

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Christ United Church of Christ, Route 946 and Mink Road, Danielsville, is sponsoring a free guided bike ride along the scenic Delaware and Lehigh Rail Trail.

Allen Township Column

Thursday, September 25, 2014 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

Forum to be held for new 40th district

A candidates' forum for the new 40th Senatorial District, which includes Allen and East Allen townships, will be held Wednesday, Oct. 1, 7-8:15 p.m., at the Forks Township Administration Building, 1606 Sullivan Trail, Forks Township.

Mark Aurand, Democrat, and Rep. Mario Scavello, Republican, will attend.

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The East Allen Township Fire Department will hold a variety bingo fundraiser on Sunday, Nov. 2, in the social hall, 5354 Nor-Bath Blvd.

Doors open at 11:30 a.m., and the games begin at 1 p.m.

Northampton column

Thursday, September 18, 2014 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

AARP group to meet today

Northampton Chapter AARP 3915 will meet today, Sept. 18, at the Northampton Memorial Community Center, 1601 Laubach Ave.

Doors open at noon. Marvin Navarre will entertain. Refreshments will be provided.

Anyone interested in bus trips should call Sharon at 610-262-9182.

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The Siegfried Railroad Station, home of the Northampton Area Historical Society, will be open to visitors on Sunday, Sept. 21, 1-4 p.m. The station is located on West 21st Street.

Catasauqua column

Thursday, September 18, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Holy Trinity to host mystery dinner theater

Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, Fourth and Pine streets, will be hosting a mystery dinner theater production of "Deadly Housewives" Saturday, Sept. 27, at 5:30 p.m.

Without a Cue Productions of Philadelphia will again stage a who-done-it mystery.

Bad Bones will be catering a meal of baked ziti, green salad, rolls, dessert and beverages. Proceeds will benefit Holy Trinity's Sidewalk Fund and Central Appalachia's Health Wagon.

Tickets can be ordered now. Contact Judy at 610-264-7037 or Sandy at 610-433-0327.

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Remembering

Thursday, September 18, 2014 by ED PANY, Curator Atlas Cement CompanyMemorial Museum in Columns

Eberhardt recalls 1970s gas shortage

Today, I am continuing my interview Mr. Eric Eberhardt, owner of one of the oldest automobile dealerships in the Lehigh Valley. This year, the landmark Egypt, Whitehall Township, business observed its 90th anniversary.

Both Eric and his twin brother, Errol, graduated from Lehigh County Community College, Eric in automotive technology, Errol in business administration. The young men took these skills to the family business and applied their training on a daily basis. Eric worked with the service department and Errol in sales.

Coplay column

Thursday, September 18, 2014 by AL RECKER Special to The Press in Columns

Fall designs to be featured at garden club meeting

The Coplay Garden Club meeting Sept. 25 will feature a floral design workshop on the fall floral container.

The 7 p.m. meeting will be held at St. John's Lutheran Church social hall. Any interested persons are invited to attend.

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Signs in frontyards across the borough indicate this year's nominees for the annual Properties of Merit honors. A reception for the award winners and all nominees will be held 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at Samuel Owens Restaurant, Second and Chestnut streets.

Further information is available by calling Bill Leiner at 810-751-2745.

ST. LUKE'S

Thursday, September 18, 2014 by The Press in Columns

'Night of Heroes' 10th anniversary

St. Luke's University Health Network's "Night of Heroes" will celebrate its 10th anniversary 6 p.m. Sept. 20 at the Arts Quest Center and SteelStacks campus.

The annual event will offer food, dancing and live music and will honor trauma survivors, their loved ones and the teams of physicians and specialists at St. Luke's Adult Level I Trauma Center.

For information, contact Denise. Rader@sluhn.com.

Allen Township Column

Thursday, September 18, 2014 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

Fire co. to host variety bingo

The East Allen Township Fire Department will hold a variety bingo fundraiser Sunday, Nov. 2, in the social hall, 5354 Nor-Bath Blvd.

Doors open at 11:30 a.m., and the games begin at 1 p.m.

Prizes will include items from Charming Charlie, Coach, Longaberger, Scentsy, Thirty-One and Vera Bradley. Cash-and-carry items will also be available.

For cost and to purchase advance tickets, call 610-767-7140.

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Bath Column

Thursday, September 18, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Klecknersville to hold fall festival

Klecknersville Rangers Vol. Fire Co, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township, will be holding a fall festival Saturday, Sept. 27, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

There will be a Chinese auction, hay rides, games for all ages, crafts and a flea market, pumpkin painting and a hit-and-miss engine show. Food will include barbecue chicken, clams, peach cobbler, ice cream, pickles on a stick and beer in a beer tent.

Music will be provided in the form of karaoke with Bubba from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Country Rhythm from 3 to 7 p.m.

Lehigh Township Column

Thursday, September 18, 2014 by KRISTINA GROVER Special to The Press in Columns

Church offering classes

Bethany Wesleyan Church offers Wednesday night classes for adults, youth and children, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Additionally, Bethany Wesleyan is offering Cord of Three Ministry on Monday nights at 6:30 p.m. in the ministry center.

This group is currently doing a Randy Alcorn Bible Study exploring the truths found in the Bible on heaven.

Everyone is welcome to attend. Doors open at 6 p.m.

For more information, call the church office at 610-767-1239, or visit us online at www.bethanywes.org.

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