Bethlehem Press

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Attempted burglary

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

A resident in the 400 block of East Goepp Street reported unknown persons in the building around 3 p.m. Aug. 12.

According to police, the actors used a ladder from the property to scale the wall and enter a second-story window. A resident was home, however, and when this became clear the actor fled through a back door.

The resident did not observe the burglar and no items were stolen.

VOLUNTEER CTR.: Courses set for Oct. 4 start

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

The Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley will hold a series of six volunteer program management classes every Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. beginning Oct. 4. The instruction will take place at the volunteer center, second floor, UGI building, 2121 City Line Road.

For course description, application and fee information, visit or call 610-807-0336. Deadline is Sept. 24.


Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Wilkes University

Fourteen local students earned master's degrees in education at Wilkes University's summer commencement Sept. 9.

The graduates, all of Bethlehem, are Anne Christiansen, Lauren Debelak (of Fountain Hill), Mary Hartnett, Amanda Holschwander, Pamela Kalamar, Erin Kittek, Maureen Leeson, Matthew Lyons, Lori Rusack, Barry Schultz Jr., Matthew Senneca, Todd Shimko, Kelly Varju and Craig Weber.

Drexel University

STUDENT PROFILE: Jared Masonheimer, BAVTS/Northampton

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in School

Grade: 12

Favorite subject(s) and why: Math supports all logical thinking.

Activities: Hunting and fishing

Next steps (after high school): Two-year trade school hopefully Thaddeus Stevens.

Career goals: I want to be a custom cabinetry designer.

Heroes and why: United States military. Anyone who is willing to risk their life for anyone else is a hero to me.

Hobbies: fly tying, target and skeet shooting.

Current job(s): Something Fishy

Volunteer/community work: Walnutport Canal Association volunteer.


Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Social News

Praise concert

The Lehigh County Conference of Churches presents "Rise Up In Praise!," a Praise Band Showcase, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 22, Third Day Worship Center, 1700 Hanover Avenue, Allentown.

Performing will be SwiM, The Blend from The Barn and groups from Calvary Moravian Church and Third Day Worship Center.

Admission is free. There will be a free-will offering. Refreshments will be available during intermission.

Information: Lehigh County Conference of Churches,, 610-433-6421.


Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Free family clinic Sept. 22

A free clinic for uninsured Bethlehem residents will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 22, Oct. 27 and Dec. 1 at the Broughal Family Center, 114 W. Morton St.

The program is provided with the help of Temple University and St. Luke's Hospital. Call 1-866-785-8537 for an appointment.

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