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Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Social News

Oscar brunch

Civic Theatre of Allentown celebrates the Academy Awards with "Brunch with Oscar" Sundays in February, showcasing four Oscar picture-winning films: "Cinema Paradiso" (Best Foreign Film 1989), "Casablanca" (Best Picture 1942), "Annie Hall" (Best Picture 1978) and "An American in Paris" (Best Picture 1952) at Civic's Theatre514, 514 N. 19th St., Allentown.

Films were selected through online and in-theater voting by Civic Theatre members and patrons.

Before the screenings, a light breakfast will be served, featuring foods that reflect the film to be shown.

Biodiversity Dawin lecture topic at Crest

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Social News

Leslie Rissler, Ph.D., associate professor of biological sciences and curator of amphibians and reptiles at the University of Alabama, will address the topic, "Why Animals Live Where," when she delivers the 2013 Darwin Day Lecture at Cedar Crest College, 4 p.m. Feb. 9, Samuels Theatre, Tompkins College Center.

The talk is free and open to the public.


Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Social News

Houser lecture

Cedar Crest College alumna and oncology scientist Zainab Khalfan Jagani '99, Ph.D., will discuss "Solving the Genetic Mysteries of Cancer: A Path Towards Discovery and Application of Novel Cancer Therapeutics," when she delivers the Naomi Houser Lecture, 4 p.m. Feb. 6, Room 1, Oberkotter Center for Health and Wellness.

The lecture is free and open to the public.

WDIY benefit promises a 'Winter Blast'

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Social News

WDIY, Lehigh Valley's community public radio station is holding its annual fundraising party, this year themed "Winter Blast," 7 - 11 p.m. Feb. 2, Rodale Community Room, Miller Symphony Hall, Allentown.

"It's going to be a great party, as usual," said Bill Dautremont-Smith, Executive Director of the local NPR station. "There will be lots of food, complimentary beer and wine and, of course, music."

Entertainment is provided by the dance band, Lehigh Valley Soul Project, and Yancarlos Sanchez.


Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Social News

Lecture series

The YWCA of Bethlehem is holding the Lehigh Valley version of "Great Decisions Lecture Series," 10:30 a.m. - noon Wednesdays, Feb. 6 - March 27, Kirkland Village, Bethlehem.

Feb. 6, "Future of the Euro, Eva Leeds, Moravian College

Feb. 13, "Egypt, Gregory Simpson, Senior Program Officer, Middle East; North Africa Division officer, Center for International Private Enterprise

Feb. 20, "NATO," Galen C. Godbey, NCC

Feb. 27, "Myanmar and Southeast Asia," Nikki Tannenbaum, Lehigh University

March 6, "Intervention," Mike McGovern, NCC


Wednesday, February 6, 2013 by The Press in School



Ferguson, Elizabeth L.

Kook, Chae Min


Bennett, Ethan A.

Capella, James J.


Hibshman, Jared H.


Capella, Kathleen E.

Grys, Meghan D.

Karam, Jawhara M.

Rackish, Michelle M.



Buchanan, Caroline

Capella, Mary A.

Cornish, Michaelyn R.

DeMartino, Gabriella N.

DeMartino, Nicola T.

Edwards, Erika L.

Fabey, Kristin E.

Farrell, Liam

Fernandez, Tyler M.

Gaffney, Sarah R.

Submit poems for Focus section, WDIY

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Submissions are now being accepted for the eighth annual award-winning Student Poetry Project.

In celebration of National Poetry Month in April, three poems will be selected in each of the Elementary, Middle School and High School categories and published in the April 24 and 25 Focus section in the Lehigh Valley Press newspapers.

The student whose poem is selected as the best poem in each category may have his or her photo published with the selected poem.

Phoebe announces changes on its management team

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Phoebe has announced two promotions on its management team and one other appointment.

Sandy Massetti, Senior Vice President, Healthcare Services was promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Healthcare Officer.

Revena M. Rossi, who previously served as Vice President, Finance, has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Finance.

Regina Filipovits was appointed Director of Admissions and Marketing for Phoebe Allentown.


Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Art awards

An awards ceremony and reception for the 2013 East Central PA Scholastic Art Awards will be held 2 - 4 p.m. Feb. 3, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown.

Allentown Art Museum and Baum School of Art is holding joint exhibitions of selected juried art student entries through Feb. 17.

Students grades 7 - 12 in Carbon, Berks, Lehigh and Northampton counties were eligible to enter.

The event is free and open to the public.