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BAPL: Room to grow set for April 30

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

The Bethlehem Area Public Library's Room to Grow Fashion show will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. April 30/ The event, for ages 21 and older, will be hosted by The Outlets at Sands Bethlehem. The featured sponsor is Just born.

There will be an open bar, hors d'oevres, beach-themed runway fashion show, desset buffet and exclusive shopping priveleges. All of the proceeds benefit the library Room to Grow project. Visit or stop by the main library, 11 W. Church St.


Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Police arrested Emmyliz Nazario, 36, of Pine Top Circle in Emmaus, following a car accident around 7:30 p.m. April 6.

Police said Nazario drove her car into a parked vehicle inside the Walnut Street Garage, and was determined to be intoxicated.

Nazario is charged with careless driving, driving without insurance, public drunkenness and DUI.

Brianna Peiffer, Freedom HS

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in School

Grade: 12

Family members: My family members include my mother Christine, my father David, and my little brother Nathan.

Favorite subject: My favorite subject is government and economics because I love politics.

Activities: For fun I hang out with friends and attend my brother's baseball games.

Next steps: After graduation I plan to attend Northampton Community College for my associate's degree in education. After that I plan to attend Moravian College for my bachelor's then master's in education.

Robert "Bobby" W. Martin, Martin's Maintenance owner

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Robert "Bobby" W. Martin, 58, of Bethlehem, died April 8, 2013, at St. Luke's Hospital- Fountain Hill. Born in Leithsville, he was the son of Frank A. Martin of Freemansburg and the late Ella Mae (Leith) Martin. He was the husband of Vicki (Lorrah) Martin for 30 years.

He was a 1972 graduate of Freedom HS.

He worked for several lumber companies including Triangle Lumber, MRD Lumber, Georgia Pacific and Eastern Engineered Wood Products. He was the owner of Martin's Maintenance.

Edward Faulstick, Cigna employee

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Edward Faulstick, 81, formerly of Bethlehem, died April 4, 2013, in Alexandria, Va. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Dewey and Isabel (Furry) Faulstick. He was the husband of the late Carole (Stoerrle) Faulstick.

He was a graduate of Liberty HS and Lehigh University.

He was in the U.S. Army from 1953 to 1956.

He worked for Cigna Insurance, Philadelphia.

He was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Southampton.

He was a member of American Legion Post 24, Alexandria.

He is survived by a son, Scott.

GREENWAY: Earth Day events set for April 20, 21

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

The free and open to the public Earth Days on the Greenway will be held 11 a.m. to 5 pm April 20 and noon to 5 p.m. April 21 along the SouthSide Greenway between New, Taylor, Third and Fourth streets. Activities on April 21 include a program from 1:30 to 3 p.m. featuring Dave Fry and Tom Church along with the Mock Turtle Marionettes, and a Lorax Earth Day from 1 to 6 p.m., at the Fox Environmental Center at Illick's Mill.Greenway activities include recycling relays, fly casting demonstrations, creatures from the creek anding bird feeders and toad house.


Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

CANCER SUPPORT COMMUNITY GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY, Bethlehem, is looking for someone who loves to walk and would like to lead our weekly walking club. Contact Becky Morgan, 610-861-7555,

HISTORIC BETHLEHEM MUSEUMS & SITES needs grounds-keeping help at Kemerer Museum. Contact Jill Caggiano, 610-691-6055,

NEW BETHANY MINISTRIES, Bethlehem, is looking for a volunteer to serve as a receptionist mornings or afternoons, Monday through Friday. Contact Liliana Cuba, 610-691-5602 x21,