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Student Profile: Charlene Netterman, Saucon Valley HS

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in School

Grade: 12

Family members: Parents, Ted and Donna Netterman; older brother, Chris Netterman

Favorite subject: Art, I can express myself; math, it's like a puzzle in my mind. I enjoy the challenge and process.

Activities: Colorguard (Saucon Valley marching band); dance (Diane Medeiros Academy of Dance)

Next steps: College

Career goals: Studio art major or art teacher

Heroes: Friends and family; always supportive and bring me the joy and hope I need

Hobbies: Photography, archery and ancient Egyptian history

Emma Thursby: America's Nightingale

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 by The Press in Local News

In 1857, a 12-year-old girl by the name of Emma Thursby was enrolled in the Moravian Seminary in Bethlehem. Her parents, John B. and Jane Thursby, selected the school for their excellent academic curriculum and, most importantly, for the outstanding musical training program. Emma's education in the great German composers such as Handel, Mozart and Beethoven, came under the supervision of Sylvester Wolle, the school principal, his brother and assistant Francis Wolle and the singing instructor Mary Weiss. Emma never forgot her happy experiences in the Bethlehem school.

HEALTH NOTES

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

H.E.A.R.T.S. clinic schedule

H.E.A.R.T.S. free monthly health and wellness clinics will be held on Jan. 26, Feb. 23, March 23, April 20 and June 1 at the Broughal Family Center, 114 W. Morton St. These services are provided to the uninsured residents of South Bethlehem and Fountain Hill through the Broughal Community School Initiative.

For information or to schedule and appointment, call 1-866-785-8537 (1-866-STLUKES).

Rose E. Winch, 100

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Rose E. Winch, 100, formerly of Bethlehem, died Jan. 15, 2013, in Sacred Heart Senior Living, Northampton. She was a daughter of the late Rev. Peter and Anna Molodkovitz. She was the wife of the late Harry G. C. Winch.

She was a member of First Baptist Church, Bethlehem.

She was a member of the Bethlehem Garden Club and she won numerous awards and ribbons from the Allentown Fair.

She is survived by two daughters, Grace and her husband John Nemetz of Bethlehem and Linda Marcincin of Lower Saucon; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Irene Grace Bukvics, seamstress

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Irene Grace Bukvics, 94, of Bethlehem, died Jan.18, 2013. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Pecsek. Irene was the wife of the late Louis F. Bukvics.

She was born in the U.S. and educated in Yugoslavia. She worked in New York City as a governess. She later was a seamstress for the former Chickadee Dress Company after relocating in the Bethlehem area .

She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Bethlehem, where she was a member of the Women's League.

Gale A. Paulus, co-owned the Midway Inn

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Gale A. Paulus, 77, of Bethlehem, died January 10, 2013, in her home. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Robert Itterly and the late Anna J. Walk. She was the wife of the late Kenneth D. Paulus for 60 years.

She and her late husband owned and operated The Midway Inn, Hellertown, from 1975 - 1978. She later worked as manager of Orr's Monocacy Room Restaurant. She was an infant room supervisor at Creative Kids Club.