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Wednesday, October 24, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Next series event set for Oct. 27

The second in the season series of Outdoor Film Adventures will be held at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Pennsylvania Playhouse, 390 Illick's Mill Road. "Tanzanian Safari" will be presented by Bob DeLoss.

The next program will be "Vietnam, Cambodia and Cruising the Mekong Delta" with Clint Denn on Nov. 17. No reservations are needed; tickets are available at the door. For more information, send a post card with name, address, phone and email to John Cornish, 1424-C Catasauqua Road, 18017, or call 610-730-8451.


Wednesday, October 24, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Police arrested a 52-year-old man in the 2500 block of Easton Avenue for stealing around 1:15 p.m. Oct. 18.

According to police, Frank Rodriguez, of Markham Drive, was observed entering an unlocked car in the Wells Fargo parking lot and removing a bag of prescription medication.

Bank employees chased him and he was taken into custody.

Rodriguez is charged with theft from a motor vehicle.


Wednesday, October 24, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY, Bethlehem, invites friends, families and coworkers to form a team for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Oct. 27 in downtown Bethlehem. Contact Lyndsey Cumello, 610-921-2329,

EXECUTIVE SERVICE CORPS OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY (ESCLV) is looking for retired and career professional management consultants to volunteer their expertise to nonprofits in the Lehigh Valley. Contact Bill Cosgrove, 610-504-6199,

DRIVER CLASS: Program set for Oct. 30, Nov. 1

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

The Bethlehem Area Public Library will hold a driver safety program from 1 to 5 p.m. Oct. 30 and Nov. 1. The two-part class for ages 55 and up will cover defensive driving techniques, new traffic laws and age related issues. Upon completion, participants may be eligible for a discount on their auto insurance.

There will be a four hour refresher course for those who have previously taken the two day course within the past three years. It will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. on Oct. 25.

Robert W. Panick

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

B Braun employee

Robert W. Panick, 55, of Bethlehem Township, died Oct. 1, 2012. He was a son of Donald and Julia (Menio) Panick of Hellertown. He was the husband of the late Donna (Mingora) Panick for 23 years.

He was employed at B Braun Medical Inc. for 30 years, and most recently was the director of marketing channels.

He is survived by two sons, Nicholas and Lucas; two sisters, Julia and her husband Walter Garvin and Donna and her husband James Hartman, all of Bethlehem; and a brother, James and his wife Sandy Panick of Hellertown.