Bethlehem Press

Monday, October 21, 2019

Degree in supply chain management puts students on fast track to success

Thursday, July 9, 2015 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

For many, it is not necessary to know how the item on sale at the local store made its way there. But for supply chain managers, they make it their business to know as they are responsible for everything involved in getting the product to the consumer.

Supply chain managers' activities include planning, forecasting, purchasing, assembly, moving, storage and tracking products.

They are in high demand and there is a limited supply of qualified individuals.

A sad day in Emmaus--Soccer practice helps begin the healing

Thursday, May 28, 2015 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

Every Tuesday this spring, Coach Sam Kennedy meets with his Upper Milford Youth Association U12 girls soccer team at Jasper Park.

On May 19, Kennedy gathered the girls, their families and members of the community on the field at the park to begin healing.

"This is a sad day for us," Kennedy said, talking to the children who were teammates and friends of Abbie Zukowski who died May 18 after being struck by a car on Chestnut Street in Emmaus.

Abbie's family also attended, carrying their daughter's soccer jersey.

LVHN: Celebrating area pioneers at Wear Red for Women Day

Thursday, February 19, 2015 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

According to the American Heart Association, one in three women die of heart disease and stroke each year.

In 2003, the AHA and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute took acton against a disease claiming the lives of nearly 500,000 American women each year - disease women were not paying attention to. The National Wear Red Day was born and is held on the first Friday in February every year to raise awareness about heart disease being the number one killer of women.

LV HEALTH NETWORK: Celebrating pioneers at Wear Red for Women Day

Thursday, February 12, 2015 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

According to the American Heart Association, one in three women die of heart disease and stroke each year.

In 2003, the AHA and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute took acton against a disease claiming the lives of nearly 500,000 American women each year - disease women were not paying attention to. The National Wear Red Day was born and is held on the first Friday in February every year to raise awareness about heart disease being the number one killer of women.

SALISBURY TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT

Thursday, January 29, 2015 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

Pack 431 Scouts learn about law enforcement

Cub Scouts with Pack 431, their leaders and parents visited the Salisbury Township Police Department Jan. 20 to learn about law enforcement.

The Scouts meet at Bethany United Methodist Church, Wescosville.

Detective Kevin Kress welcomed the visitors to the station and gave the Scouts an idea of what police officers do for the community.

He explained the gear officers wear and discussed situations where police officers can help the boys and their families.

Kress told the boys never to be afraid to call the police if they are scared or nervous about a situation.

Women's 5K Classic October event promotes womens' health

Thursday, November 20, 2014 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

The Women's 5K Classic promotes fitness among women, invites women to participate in running and walking to enhance their physical, mental and emotional well-being, supports women with breast and female cancers and their families, contributes to funding for related programs and research in the Lehigh Valley and educates women about cancer awareness, prevention and treatment.

Its mission is "For Women's fitness, For cancer survivors, For cancer education, For life."

The 22nd annual event was held Oct. 18 in Little Lehigh Parkway with over 4,500 participants.