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VIA : Program set for late Dec.

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Via will hold a Teen Winter Experience for teens and young adults with disabilities Dec. 26, 27, 28 and 31. The program, for teens and young adults from age 13 to 21, helps participants connect to their community through recreational, social, volunteer and educational activities to help prepare for adult life.

For information, visit or call 610-317-8000.

'Tis a very busy season

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by The Press in School

The holiday season at LVPA is always the busiest. Between rehearsals, performances and schoolwork, there's little time for anything else.

The dance department's production of Dance Soup concluded Nov. 19. Now, the seniors are already beginning to work toward Young Choreographers in Concert, which will be debuting in May.

The visual art department will be holding their annual winter art exhibit Dec. 7 in the Fowler Art Gallery at LVPA between 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. There will be great art, musical performance, and live drawings and caricatures for sale.

BEthelehm historic district assoc.: House tour set for Dec. 8

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

The Bethlehem Historic District Association (BHDA)Holiday House Tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 8.

The walking tour includes nine professionally decorated houses plus Historic Hotel Bethlehem, Salem Lutheran Church and Heckewelder Place, now home of the Bach Choir. Tickets are available at Moravian Book Shop, 428 Main St.; Visitor Center, 505 Main St.; ArtsQuest Gift Shop. 101 Founders Way or online at

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Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by The Press in Social News



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




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.


Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by The Press in Local News

In our Nov. 21 edition, we incorrectly stated that the 40-foot city Christmas tree in Payrow Plaza was donated by Paul and Joyce Gillette, who planted the evergreen 40 years ago at their East Allen Township home. Mrs. Gillette's name is Sande.

Some people do use Kriskindlmarkt referring to their holiday market. Bethlehem does not. It's Christkindlmarkt here.


Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

ARTSQUEST CENTER, Bethlehem - ArtsQuest's popular holiday marketplace "Christkindlmarkt" needs volunteers to take tickets, assist vendors, do crafts with children and help out in the retail areas. Volunteers are required to do three shifts. Contact Hillary Harper, 610-332-1370,

CANCER SUPPORT COMMUNITY GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY, Bethlehem, needs help to get donation cans into stores, businesses, coffee shops, etc. throughout the Lehigh Valley. Contact Becky Morgan, 610-861-7555,


Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Police arrested two young men at the Hillside Avenue Knies Student Housing around 3:50 p.m. Nov. 17.

According to police, the men were observed urinating off their front porch. They were also shouting at passing vehicles and throwing furniture off a porch onto the street.

Nicholas Gambino, 21, of Lloyd Harbor, N.Y., and Samuel Starkey, 22, of Hillside Avenue, are charged with indecent exposure, disorderly house and disorderly conduct.

Barbara J. Sykes

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

Christ Church - U.C.C. member

Barbara J. Sykes, 59, of Bethlehem, died Nov. 6, 2012, in St. Luke's Hospital, Fountain Hill. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of Betty (Durn) Peters of Allentown and the late Earl E. Peters. She was the wife of the late Sidney Sykes.

She was a member of Christ Church - U.C.C., Bethlehem, where she sang in the choir.

She is survived by two daughters; grandchildren; nieces; and nephews.

Contributions may be made to the church, 75 E. Market St., Bethlehem, PA 18018.

Arrangements were made by Pearson Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.