Margaret (Popovich) Klucsik, 89, formerly of Bethlehem, died Jan. 8, 2013. Born in Dante, Va., she was a daughter of the late John and Margaret (Dudash) Popovich. She was the wife of the late Frank C. Klucsik for 60 years.
She was a parishioner of St. John Capistrano Catholic Church.
She retired in 1979 after 27 years in the food industry. She worked for Food Fair, Pantry Pride and Groman's Bakery.
Family members: Teri Stellato, Fred Stellato, Jay Stellato and many more
Favorite subject: Chemistry because I enjoy the concepts of science and using formulas to achieve an end product
Activities: Varsity cheerleading captain, president of the senior class, student government senator and member of the National Honors Society
Next steps: Attend a six-year physician assistant program
Career Goals: Physician assistant specializing in the pediatric field
The Northampton County Medical Society Alliance (NCMSA) will offer scholarships for the 2013-2014 school year to eligible medical, nursing and physician assistant students. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and Northampton County residents and/or have a Bethlehem mailing address who have been accepted or are enrolled in a fully accredited school for the 2013-2014 school year.
Animals are available for adoption at the Center for Animal Health & Welfare no-kill shelter, 1165 Island Park Road, Easton. The shelter is working to end pet overpopulation by running a clinic so animals can be spayed or neutered before they go home. For more information, call 610-252-7722 or visit www.healthyanimalcenter.org.
PPL Electric Utilities recently filed a request with the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (P.U.C.) to implement a distribution system improvement charge to recover costs associated with new capital investments, under a state law that was signed in early 2012.
Northampton Community College
Valentine Day dinner set
A "Valentine's Day Delight" dinner will be held at 6 p.m. Feb. 14 in the Gates Center, Alumni Hall, Main Campus. The meal will be prepared by NCC culinary arts students.There will be a silent auction showcasing wines, area restaurants, jewelry and gifts.
To register, visit www.northampton.edu/specialevents. Proceeds benefit student scholarships, professional development programs for faculty and staff, enhancements to the College's academic programs and facilities and other initiatives.
Friday, February 1
First Friday,South Bethlehem, 6 to 10 p.m. between Third, Fourth and South New streets. Call 610-841-5831.
LEPOCO popcorn and politics: "Freedom Riders", part of the PBS "American Experience" series. 7 p.m. Peace Center, 313 W. Fourth St. Visit www.lepoco.org or call 610-691-8730.
Tuesday, Feb. 5
The Military Nursing Corps of Pennsylvania, VFW Post 12099, General Charles C. Curtis National Guard Armory, 1501 Allen Street, Allentown, is welcoming female and male veterans with service in overseas conflicts. Current members have served in every conflict from World War II to active status in the Global War on Terror.
Meetings are held at 7 p.m. every second Tuesday of the month. For information, call 610-298-3254.