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Wednesday, July 17, 2013 by The Press in Social News



25th & Livingston Streets

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8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer

9 a.m. Holy Communion

'28 Book of Common Prayer

Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service

Rev. Joseph S. Falzone




3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645

Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor...

Article By: Hausman

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 by Hausman in Social News

Former Orefield couple

celebrates 60th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Herbert F. Hausman of Chesterfield, Mo., celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with family and friends June 1 at a dinner at Morton's Steak House, Clayton, Mo.

Mr. and Mrs. Hausman were married May 30, 1953, in Ziegels Church, Breinigsville, Upper Macungie Township, by the late Rev. Robert Laubach.

Herbert is retired from Mack Trucks, Inc. Elva is retired as a secretary from Faith Evangelical Free...

Article By: Bachman

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 by Bachman in Social News

Couple celebrates

60 years of marriage

Donald and Janet (Ziegler) Bachman of Schnecksville, North Whitehall Township, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary July 11.

They were married in the former Fogelsville Evangelical and Reformed Church, with the Rev. William Wolford officiating.

The couple has five children: Douglas; Daniel; Donald and his wife, Kathy; David and his wife, Sandi; and Jane Campbell and her husband, Tim.

They have six grandchildren,...

It's all for Boston

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 by MARK RECCEK in Local News

Mickey Schneider of Northampton wanted to give back to the city of Boston after the Boston Marathon bombings. So he decided to run.

Last month, Schneider participated in the One Run For Boston, which took him nine miles from Ashfield to Walnutport.

One Run For Boston is a cross country relay that makes its way from Los Angeles to Boston.

The relay was organized by three runners from the United Kingdom – Kate Treleaven, Danny Bent and Jamie Hay. Treleaven and Bent drove...

Community Days runs tonight through Saturday

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 by AL RECKER Special to The Press in Local News

Crowds are expected to be plentiful during the 33rd annual Northampton Community Days Fair held tonight through Saturday at Laubach Avenue and Smith Lane.

The fair opened yesterday evening, July 10, beginning with the Little Miss Community Days Pageant, Irish dancers and other forms of entertainment.

Along with the return of Goodtime Amusements with rides on the midway, the Joe Weber Band will perform polkas at the portable band shell, along with Chain Saw Creations by Barry...

Church moving to Newport Avenue

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 by AL RECKER Special to The Press in Local News

The Gospel Chapel is on the move.

Currently housed in a large portion of the former indoor farmers market on Main Street, The Gospel Chapel is moving to St. Nicholas Ukrainian Home Association, 1769 Newport Ave.

The Gospel Chapel has purchased the red and white brick building, known to most as St. Nick's, a social club that hosted banquets and weekend polka dances.

"We are happy to stay in the borough," the Rev. Ken Reingard, pastor of the 150-member congregation told...

Council appoints new rec center director

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 by AL RECKER Special to The Press in Local News

Out of a pool of 280 applicants, Northampton Borough Council appointed Jason Kremus to head the Northampton Recreation Center.

Kremus will replace Director Bob Weinhofer, who is retiring at the end of July.

Council President John Yurish said the decision to select one person from the four final applicants was difficult. He said each applicant had a strong resume and background.

Agreeing to bring the names of all four applicants on the floor for a vote, council presented...