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Crest competition offers full scholarship

Friday, January 11, 2013 by The Press in Social News

Cedar Crest College will host its fourth annual Scholarship Competition Day, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Feb. 10, Tompkins College Center. The winner of the competition will receive the college's highest academic award: a four-year, full tuition scholarship (eight consecutive semesters).

The three-hour exam consists of a multiple choice section including questions from the academic disciplines of the arts, mathematics, science, and the humanities. There is also a writing component. Participants...

Article By: Steltz-Kriner

Friday, January 11, 2013 by Steltz-Kriner in Social News

Couple plans

summer 2014 nuptials

Mr. and Mrs. Russel L. Steltz of Emmaus announce the engagement of their daughter, Alyson M., to Matthew Kriner, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Scott Kriner of Macungie.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Moravian College, where she studied Education and Psychology. She received a Master's degree in Education and Special Education from Cabrini College.

She is employed by Universal Companies, Philadelphia.

The groom-to-be graduated...

Eye 'floater' is nothing to worry about

Friday, January 11, 2013 by FRED CICETTI Special to The Press in Social News

Q. What exactly is a "floater" that you see in your eye?

Floaters create images in your eye that look like specks, filaments, rings, dots, cobwebs or other shapes. Floaters are the most vivid when you are looking at the sky or a white surface such as a ceiling. They move as your eyes move and seem to dart away when you try to look at them directly.

Here's some biology first.

The lens in the front of your eye focuses light on the retina in the back of your eye. The lens...

Article By: The Press

Friday, January 11, 2013 by The Press in Social News

ANGLICAN

ST. PAUL'S ANGLICAN CHURCH

25th & Livingston Streets

Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712

8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer

9 a.m. Holy Communion

'28 Book of Common Prayer

9 a.m. Church School

Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service

Rev. Joseph S. Falzone

ASSEMBLY OF GOD

NORTHAMPTON

ASSEMBLY OF GOD

3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645

www.NAOG.ws

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TRADITIONS

Friday, January 11, 2013 by The Press in Social News

Traditions of Hanover will hold an AARP Safe Driver Initial Course 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Jan. 15 and 16.

The two-day course is available to drivers age 50 and older. It's the starter course to receive car insurance discounts and the elimination of one point on a driver's license.

The event includes lunch. Seating is limited. Register by Jan. 11 by calling Jennifer, 610-882-0400.

Future plans

Wednesday, January 2, 2013 by AL RECKER Special to The Press in Local News

A once thriving apparel manufacturing company in Northampton could again become a vibrant part of the borough.

Developers have proposed making major renovations to the three-story building that once housed Tama Manufacturing and turning it into apartments.

It has been decades since there were major apparel factories in the community.

When Tama shut down in the borough, it moved its apparel operations to the Race Street Extension in Hanover Township, Lehigh County....