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Thursday, February 21, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

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.

ELECTION 2013: Phillips seeks NorCo Council seat

Thursday, February 21, 2013 by The Press in Local News

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.

GOV. WOLF: Antique show opens March 2,3

Thursday, February 21, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

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.

African violets easy to care for in home

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Social News

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.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Social News



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Priscilla Payne Hurd reveredin Moravian College community

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Social News

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."