Bethlehem Press

Thursday, September 21, 2017

HEALTH NEWS

Monday, September 11, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

St. Luke’s Health Network

Walker joins N.V. Primary Care

Dr. Stanley R. Walker MD, FACP, CPE has joined St. Luke’s Northern Valley Primary Care with offices in Northampton, Allentown and Bath. After completing medical school in Europe and the residency program for internal medicine at Hahnemann University/Easton Hospital, he was the associate-in-charge of internal medicine and chief of staff at Easton Hospital.

L. SAUCON Tombstone symbols talk is Sept. 13

Monday, September 11, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

There will be a free public talk, “Engraved: The Meanings Behind 19th Century Tombstone Symbols”, presented by Tammy E. Schane at 7 p.m. Sept.13 at Christ Lutheran Church of Lower Saucon, 2190 Easton Road, Hellertown. The event is sponsored by the Lower Saucon Township Historical Society.

The speaker, a public historian and photographer, wrote the book “Engraved: The Meanings Behind 19th-Century Tombstone Symbols”.

Light refreshments will be served. For additional information, call 610-625-8771 or visit www.lutzfranklin.com.

Two join Klunk & Millan agency

Friday, September 8, 2017 by The Press in Business Showcase

Klunk & Millan has hired Nick Swartz as Director of Brand Strategy.

He will lead the agency’s brand strategy and planning for clients, working with the agency’s creative department on strategies geared toward helping brands define who they are, differentiate themselves, and focus their marketing plans and messaging strategies. He will also support new business development.

Before joining Klunk & Millan, he consulted for national companies, regional marketers, and emerging brands while working at Lehigh Mining & Navigation. Swartz previously worked at BBDO New York.

250 attend Energypath 2017 at DeSales

Friday, September 8, 2017 by The Press in Business Showcase

Approximately 250 students, professors, and industry professionals attended The Energypath 2017 conference in the Gerald White Conference Center, DeSales University, Center Valley, Upper Saucon Township.

John Costlow, president and CEO of Sustainable Energy Fund, said he hopes that Energypath 2017 “inspired students, professors, industry professionals, policy makers and energy users alike to examine their impact on the environment and their contributions toward a sustainable future.”

Drone instruction

Friday, September 8, 2017 by The Press in Focus

LCCC:

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) is offering a two-credit course in small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS), commonly referred to as drones. With the commercial applications of drones increasingly expanding into businesses such as construction, law enforcement, agriculture, photography and videography, and engineering, drone flying skills can be of value to many employers.

Fundraiser set

Friday, September 8, 2017 by The Press in Business Showcase

PSU-LV, LCCC:

Penn State Lehigh Valley (PSU-LV) and Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) will host a fundraiser to benefit The Collective Impact Scholarship Fund at 6 p.m. Sept. 20 at the Philadelphia Flyers exhibition hockey game at the PPL Center, Seventh and Hamilton streets, Allentown.

PSU-LV and LCCC are forging a new partnership for students who want to attend college, but have limited means to afford it. The Collective Impact Scholarship Fund will provide “last-dollar” support to students who graduate from a Lehigh Valley high school and attend LCCC or PSU-LV.

8 DAYS A WEEK: Your look ahead at Valley Arts

Friday, September 8, 2017 by The Press in Focus

Ole 91st:The Oak Ridge Boys, above, kicks off Easton’s State Theatre Center for the Art’s 91st season, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 8. The four-part harmonies and upbeat songs of The Oak Ridge Boys have spawned dozens of country music hits, a No. 1 Pop smash (“Elvira”) and numerous Grammy and other awards. The Country Music Hall of Fame quartet lineup, formed in 1973, includes William Lee Golden, Duane Allen, Richard Sterban and Joe Bonsall.

Golf Classic

Friday, September 8, 2017 by The Press in Focus

LCCC:

Lehigh Carbon Community College’s (LCCC) Foundation has rescheduled its 24th annual Golf Classic at Lehigh Country Club, Allentown, for Sept. 25. The event, originally scheduled for Aug. 7, was postponed because of inclement weather.

This year’s honorary chairs are the Rothrock Family, in memory of the late Bruce L. Rothrock, Sr. Proceeds benefit the Bruce L. Rothrock Entrepreneurial Scholarship Fund.