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Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Opinion

U.S. Constitution Amendment II: "A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed."

The Founding Fathers of this country lived under the tyranny of the monarchy of King George III of England.

The social and political changes in the 13 colonies leading to the American War of Independence (1775-1782) put an end to that autocratic rule.

When the men who were to lead the United...

Lehigh Township column

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by KRISTINA HESCH-GROVER Special to The Press in Columns

Zumba fitness classes for all ages are held every Tuesday and Thursday at 6:30 p.m. for a cost at Bethany Wesleyan Church.

For more information, call 610-767-1239, or visit


Cherryville Senior Center, located at Hope Lutheran Church, Route 248, Cherryville, did not have the activities schedule ready at press time.

Crafts and puzzles are available everyday.

For additional information on the...

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.


· Officers assisted EMS in the 700 block of Chapel Street.

· A report of an open door brought police to the 1000 block of Fourth Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 1000 block of Howertown Road.


· Officers responded to an attempted burglary in the 800 block of Willow Drive.

· Police responded to a panic alarm in the 1100 block of Eighth Street.


Catasauqua column

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Amazing Events by Linda Holliday, a well-known ventriloquist and magician, will be presented 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, at Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, Fourth and Pine streets, Catasauqua.

Tickets can be purchased for just the show or for a dinner/show.

The dinner will include hot dogs, chips, relish tray/dip, homemade desserts and a drink. Proceeds will go to benefit the Lutheran Congregational Services Disaster Relief Fund and Holy Trinity's Heating Fund.


Northampton column

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

The Northampton Area Food Bank will hold a Vera Bradley bingo Sunday, Feb. 3, in the gym of Good Shepherd Catholic School, 1300 Newport Ave.

Doors open at noon. The games begin at 2 p.m.

A Chinese auction and a 50/50 cash drawing will also be held. Refreshments will be available.

Contact Barbara Budnik at 610-262-6156 for tickets or information.

The snow date is Feb. 10.


Queenship of Mary Church will hold its annual Sweetheart Breakfast and MSC...

Lehigh County senior menus

Saturday, February 2, 2013 by For locations, call 610-782-3254. in Social News

Wednesday, Jan. 30: Baked pork loin, mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, peas and pearl onions, rye bread, diced peaches. BB: Meatloaf.

Thursday, Jan. 31: Beef stew, broccoli, cauliflower, biscuit, fruit cocktail.

Friday, Feb. 1: Stuffed shells with ricotta cheese and tomato sauce, green beans, dinner roll, fresh fruit.

Monday, Feb. 4: Stuffed cabbage with tomato sauce, carrots, whipped potatoes, dinner roll, sugar cookies.

Tuesday, Feb. 5: Chicken primavera , rice,...


Saturday, February 2, 2013 by The Press in Social News

Civic Theatre of Allentown celebrates the Academy Awards with "Brunch with Oscar" Sundays in February, showcasing four Oscar picture-winning films: "Cinema Paradiso" (Best Foreign Film 1989), "Casablanca" (Best Picture 1942), "Annie Hall" (Best Picture 1978) and "An American in Paris" (Best Picture 1952) at Civic's Theatre514, 514 N. 19th St., Allentown.

Films were selected through online and in-theater voting by Civic Theatre members and patrons.

Before the screenings, a light...


Saturday, February 2, 2013 by The Press in Social News

America On Wheels Museum (AOW), 5 N. Front St., Allentown, will have a display about the former Neuweiler Brewery, March 1 - 17.

AOW is seeking photos, memorabilia and keepsakes for the display.

Information: 610-432-4200, ext. 14

Article By: The Press

Saturday, February 2, 2013 by The Press in Social News



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




3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645


Northampton County senior menus

Saturday, February 2, 2013 by For locations, call 610-559-3245. in Social News

Wednesday, Jan. 30: Pot roast sandwich, Sun chips, sour cream cucumber salad, raspberry filled cookie.

Thursday, Jan. 31: Manhattan clam chowder, grilled chicken breast with lettuce-tomato-mayo on a bun, pasta salad, chilled apricots.

Friday, Feb.1: Tilapia scampi, baked potato, sour cream, Brussels sprouts, wheat bread with margarine, apple cinnamon, bread pudding.

Monday, Feb. 4: Chili con carne with cheddar cheese garnish over bread bowl, broccoli raisin salad,...