Police arrested 23-year-old Justin Timko on a charge of driving while intoxicated around 12:45 a.m. Feb. 8.
According to police, Timko, of Little Gap Drive in Palmerton, struck a concrete wall on Prospect Avenue while driving his car. He is charged with DUI.
John Horn, 51, of Hecktown Road, was arrested after he allegedly crashed his car in the Sands Casino parking garage. He is charged with careless driving and DUI-highest rate of alcohol.
Antonio Ruiz, 81, of Bethlehem, died Jan. 24, 2013, in his home. Born in Guaynilla, P.R., he was a son of the late Aguedo Ruiz and Juana Soto-Ruiz. he was the husband of Ramona Ruiz for 60 years.
He worked for Ruggiero Trucking and later retired from Allied Maintenance at Lehigh University.
He was a parishioner of Holy Infancy Catholic Church.
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.
Hayden Phillips, a career information technology manager and university adjunct professor, has announced his candidacy as a Republican for Northampton County Council.
Phillips said in a statement he feels his training and experience will be a real asset in influencing the county's budget process and monitoring its overall fiscal responsibility. Also, in his experience in business, he has mastered group facilitation, group dynamics and consensus building, skills he feels are important to county council members as they work on council as a team.
Police arrested a Flushing man for not using a lavatory at the casino Feb. 10.
According to police, around 8:25 a.m. Chi Chen, 54, of 35th Avenue in that New York town, was observed on the Sands Casino parking deck defecating and wiping feces on a wall.
He is charged with disorderly conduct.
Governor Wolf Historical Society's fifth annual benefit antique show will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 2 and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 3 at 6600 Jacksonville Road. The 18th century Ralston McKeen House, the Governor Wolf Academy and the Monocacy School will house 35 plus exhibitors featuring local primitives, furniture, textiles, folk art and more.
There will be ongoing demonstrations and tastings of open hearth cooking, and food provided by The Daily Grind of Bath.
Despite what many people think, African violets are very easy to care for. The plants can tell you what they need if you watch for their signs.
Bright green foliage, but no flowers, is an indication that the plant needs more light. On the other hand, if the foliage is pale green and yellowing, and you know that you have been fertilizing and watering properly, this is a sign that the plant is receiving too much light.
ST. PAUL'S ANGLICAN CHURCH
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
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
3449 Cherryville Road
Northampton - 610-262-5645
Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor
Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.
Sunday Worship - 10:45 a.m.
Sunday Evening - 6:00 p.m.
Priscilla Payne Hurd, who died Feb. 5 at the age of 93, was the first woman to chair the Moravian College Board of Trustees (1999 - '07) and was a board member since 1974.
Mrs. Hurd was a well-known and revered figure on the Moravian campus. Whether interacting with students or conferring with fellow trustees, she exemplified the credo she wrote more than four decades ago: "No one is greater than the service he renders the world."