Second of two parts on a presentation on the events at Sandy Hook. The first part dealt with observations of a school guidance counselor and pastor. This part deals with the reactions of a psychologist.
To understand the events at Sandy Hook, it's important to remember Columbine.
Bradley R. Beckwith, MS, LPC, considers the massacre at Columbine High School to be "the best example in our national history: what happened and what we've learned from it."
Keystone Miller Blood Center is in desperate need of blood donors.
The bloodmobile will be at Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville, Saturday, Feb. 23, from 9 a.m. till noon.
For more information, call 610-767-1239.
The Lehigh Township Volunteer Fire Company Country Garden will be holding an all-you-can-eat breakfast on Sunday, Feb. 17, from 8 a.m. till noon.
The breakfast will include a large variety of breakfast items.
The L & N Pool League will be holding its annual benefit tournament at noon Saturday, Feb. 23, at the American Legion Post 353, 1469 Dewey Ave.
This charity fundraiser is for Lisa Slough-Smothers, a single mother of three who was recently diagnosed with cancer.
A Chinese auction will be held 1-5 p.m. You need not be present to win.
Other highlights of the day include a bake sale, raffles and refreshments.
For information on donating to the event or...
The following students were named to the honor roll for the second marking period of the 2012-13 school year at Saint Elizabeth Regional School.
Eighth grade – Mark Garger, Andrea Potylycki, Maria Tran, Dillon West,
Seventh grade – Mackenzie Lewis
Sixth grade – Alissa Le
Fifth grade – Alan Garger
Seventh grade: Dariah Csuvay, Alexandra Evans
Sixth grade: Justin Kayal, Tristan Nguyen, Anthony...
PRESS PHOTO BY DEB BOYLAN
Erik Kratz, above left, former Lehigh Valley IronPigs baseball player and now a Philadelphia Phillies catcher, and Kevin Frandsen, above right, former IronPigs third baseman now playing for the Phillies, were among honored guests and speakers at the Phillies Winter Banquet IronPigs Charities benefit.
Wednesday, Feb. 6: Chicken corn chowder, Circle R burger, baked beans, rainbow pasta salad, applesauce.
Thursday, Feb. 7: Chicken noodle bake, sliced carrots, wheat bread with margarine, pineapple tidbits.
Friday, Feb. 8: Italian wedding soup, marinated turkey cutlet, red potatoes, succotash, wheat bread with margarine, peanut butter cookie.
Monday, Feb. 11: Homemade chicken croquettes, gravy, mashed potatoes, broccoli raisin salad, chilled pears.
Tuesday, Feb. 12...
Northampton grads marry
Janelle Heminitz and Chris Hall were married Oct. 13, 2012, at The Cathedral of St. Catharine of Siena, Allentown.
The ceremony was followed by a reception at the Holiday Inn Conference Center, Fogelsville.
Parents of the couple are Janet and John Heminitz of Walnutport, and Charlotte and Kenneth Hall of Northampton.
The bride and groom are 2005 graduates of Northampton Area High School.
The bride received a Bachelor's degree in...
Local couple to wed
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Berger of Bath announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah, to Eric Coughlin, son of Kathleen Harley of Northampton and Robert Coughlin of Northampton.
Both are graduates of Northampton Area High School.
The bride-elect received a Bachelor of Science degree in health sciences from Lebanon Valley College in 2011.
She is attending Lebanon Valley College where she expects to receive a Doctorate in physical therapy in May...
Wednesday, Feb. 6: Salisbury steak with gravy, mashed potatoes, Creole zucchini, wheat bread, diced pears.
Thursday, Feb. 7: Roasted turkey breast with gravy, bread stuffing, French green beans, wheat bread, orange.
Friday, Feb. 8: Dilled baked fish, macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, multigrain bread, banana.
Monday, Feb. 11: Spaghetti with meat sauce, broccoli, garlic bread, fresh fruit.
Tuesday, Feb. 12: Breaded chicken breast, roasted potatoes, wax beans,...
Local couple to wed
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Male of Moore Township announce the engagement of their daughter, Becky, to Wasyl Mauser, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wasyl Mauser of Allen Township.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Northampton Area High School and East Stroudsburg University.
She is employed by Buxmont Academy, Bethlehem.
The groom, a graduate of Northampton Area High School, is employed by Mauser Brothers Homes by Wasyl.
The couple is planning a June 8,...