THE CENTER FOR ANIMAL HEALTH AND WELFARE, Easton, is seeking volunteers to walk dogs, assist with a.m. cleanings, attend off site events to promote the shelter, cat and dog enrichment and general shelter help. If interested in helping, please contact Walt Hoffman at 610-252-7722, ext. 4 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Speaker of the House Mike Turzai, R-28th, has ordered a special election be held Dec. 5 to fill the vacant seat in the 133rd Legislative District in Lehigh County.
The vacancy was created by the Sept. 8 death of State Rep. Daniel McNeill, D-133rd.
CThe district office will remain open under supervision of the House to assist constituents with issues or problems and continue constituent inquiries already in progress. The office will remain until a new representative takes office and decides how to manage the district.
Veterans Day events in the Lehigh Valley include:
“The Greatest Generation: Untold Stories of World War II,” 1 p.m. Nov. 11, ArtsQuest Center, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. Free and open to the public. Reserve tickets: ArtsQuest Center Box Office, 610-332-3378. Information: www.steelstacks.org. Presented by Embassy Bank and partnership between Phoebe Ministries, Lehigh University Veterans Association, Lehigh Valley Veterans History Project and ArtsQuest.
R. Chadwick Paul, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of the Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania (BFTP-NEP), dedicated the West Wing of the Ben Franklin TechVentures® incubator-post-incubator facility at a ceremony on the afternoon of Oct. 19. Approximately 100 business and community leaders, including elected officials, attended the event on the fourth floor of the new facility.
Call 610-559-3245 for locations.
Wednesday, Nov. 8: Spaghetti with meatballs, parmesan cheese, tossed salad with Italian dressing, Italian bread with margarine, applesauce.
Thursday, Nov. 9: Italian wedding soup, chicken Kiev, rice pilaf, succotash, wheat bread w/ margarine, Mandarin oranges.
Friday, Nov. 10: Closed for Veterans Day.
Monday, Nov. 13: Beef stew, fresh biscuit w/ margarine, green peas, tossed salad w/ French dressing, dark, sweet red cherries.
Call 610-782-3254 for locations.
Wednesday, Nov. 8: Chicken picatta, wild rice, American blend vegetables, tropical fruit.
Thursday, Nov. 9: Pot roast, scalloped potatoes, Brussels sprouts, sugar cookie, fresh apple.
Friday, Nov. 10: Centers closed. Veteran’s Day.
Monday, Nov. 13: Chicken croquette, roasted potatoes, green beans, grapes.
Tuesday, Nov. 14: Three cheese ziti with meatballs, spinach, fresh fruit.
Wednesday, Nov. 15: Salisbury steak w/ gravy, mashed potatoes, carrots, banana.
Lehigh Carbon Community College’s (LCCC) Business Enterprise Center (BEC) holds Global Entrepreneurship Week, Nov. 13-16, with a speaker series in the Alumni Center and Rooms 107-108, Rothrock Library, main campus, Schnecksville, North Whitehall Township.
Entrepreneurs in the media, arts, food, retail, graphics, film, funding, fashion and patents will speak. The event is free and open to the public.
Information: lccc.edu/bec; Amy Quick: email@example.com
Whether you are a fan of the National Football League or not these days, one thing that can’t be denied is the league has a lot of issues.
On top of the whole anthem debate, concussions are a big topic of conversation, and as much as my family and I love to watch the sport every Sunday, it’s a scary enough concern that my wife and I don’t plan to let our twin, 6-year-old boys ever take to a football field.
Lehigh Carbon Community College
Lehigh Carbon Community College has announced the summer 2017 dean’s list for the semester. Local students included, who had an academic grade point average of at least 3.50, are Nicole Campbell, Andrea Deibert, Mia Gonzalez, Nicholas Krout, Emily Tierney and Sean Wilson, all of Bethlehem.
Lehigh Carbon Community College is located at 4525 Education Park Drive, Schnecksville. For more information, call 610-799-2121 or visit www.lccc.edu.