Bethlehem Press

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

W. Robert Haug, opened Valley Medical Supply

Monday, April 24, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

W. Robert “Bob” Haug, 80, of Bethlehem, died April 16, 2016, at Fellowship Manor. Born in Butler, he was a son of the late Walter Albert and Catherine Harriet (Kenst) Haug. He was the husband of Shirley (Otterson) Haug for 59 years.

He was a 1954 graduate of Butler High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration and marketing at Allegheny College, where he was a running back on the football team.

He worked for Burron Medical and then opened Valley Medical and Surgical Supply, and later, Valley Healthcare.

Charter Arts: ‘Hair’

Friday, April 21, 2017 by The Press in Focus

The psychedelic 1960s comes to the stage at Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts with “Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical” at 7 p.m. April 26, 27, 28, 29 and 2 p.m. April 30, theater, Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts, 321 E. Third St., Bethlehem.

With book and lyrics by James Rado and Gerome Ragni and music by Galt MacDermot, “Hair” debuted off-Broadway in 1967 and opened on Broadway in 1968.

‘Young Child Week’

Friday, April 21, 2017 by The Press in Focus


Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) celebrates its 30th annual ”Week of the Young Child,” April 23-29, main campus, Schnecksville, North Whitehall. Events are open to the public.

Linda Holliday, ventriloquist-magician, presents “Laugh and Learn” for preschool-age children, 10-11 a.m. April 19. A spring planting ceremony by children of the LCCC Early Learning Center at 11 a.m. follows the show.

The LCCC Teacher Education Office presents an anti-bullying workshop for early childhood education professionals with facilitator Nancy Dutt., 6:30-8:30 p.m. April 25.

Northampton County senior menus

Friday, April 21, 2017 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-559-3245 for locations.

Wednesday, April 19: Spinach cheese soup, fried chicken breast on bun with lettuce-tomato mayo, red potato salad, Mandarin oranges.

Thursday, April 20: Country fried steak with mushroom gravy, baked potato with sour cream, cauliflower au gratin, wheat bread with margarine, tropical fruit.

Friday, April 21: Chicken corn chowder, pork roll and cheese on a bun, potato chips, carrot raisin salad, applesauce.

Dieruff ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

Friday, April 21, 2017 by The Press in Focus

“Jesus Christ Superstar” comes to the stage at Dieruff High School at 7 p.m. April 27, 28 and 2 p.m. April 29, auditorium, Dieruff High School, 815 N. Irving St., Allentown.

The Gospel-themed rock opera, with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice, opened on Broadway in 1971. Loosely based on the Biblical narrative of the arrival of Jesus and his disciples in Jerusalem, the anachronistic musical ends with Christ’s crucifixion. Much of the plot focuses on Judas Iscariot, with ironic allusions to contemporary life and political events.

Lehigh County senior menus

Friday, April 21, 2017 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-782-3254 for locations.

Wednesday, April 19: Beef tips with gravy, scalloped potatoes, glazed carrots, banana.

Thursday, April 20: Herbed pork loin, mashed yams, braised red cabbage, oatmeal cookie.

Friday, April 21: Tilapia, whole grain pilaf, beets, fresh fruit.

Monday, April 24: Swedish meatballs, whole wheat pasta, Capri blend vegetables, fresh fruit.

Tuesday, April 25: Baked ham with glaze, whipped sweet potato, Brussels sprouts, angel food cake.

Wednesday, April 26: Barbecued chicken, brown rice, green beans, pineapple tidbits.

EPC track and field top performances

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 by The Press in Sports

Below is the first release of the East Penn Conference top track and field performances for the 2017 season thus far.


100 - 1. 10.20 Julian Liaci (Naz), 2. 10.70 Jahvanne Alexander (Allen), 3.* 10.80 Zaheer Seabrooks (BC), 10.80 Eddie Brown (ESN), 5.* 10.90 Julian Colon (Park), Martin Labib (WHS), Morgan Heffelfinger (Nor).

200 - 1. 21.70 Julian Liaci (Naz), 2. 21.90 Jahvanne Alexander (Allen), 3 22.30 Julian Colon (Park), 4.* 22.60 Dyony Bueno (Stds), Lubens Myers (Emm), Martin Labib (WHS), Camden Gordan (ESS).

epc standings

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 by The Press in Sports


Mountain Con Ovr

Pleas Vy 3-2 5-2

PM East 3-2 3-2

Stroudsburg 3-2 3-3

ES North 1-3 3-4

ES South 1-4 1-5

PM West 0-4 1-5


Freedom 4-0 7-0

Liberty 4-0 6-1

Becahi 2-2 2-3

Easton 1-3 2-3

Allen 1-3 2-5

Dieruff 0-4 0-6


Northampton 4-1 6-1

Emmaus 3-1 5-1

Parkland 3-1 4-2

Nazareth 3-1 4-4

Central 2-3 2-5

Whitehall 1-3 2-5



Stroudsburg 4-1 5-2

ES North 1-3 2-4

PM East 1-3 1-4

Pleas Vy 1-3 1-5