Sands Bethlehem has been awarded the AAA Four Diamond Award for extensive amenities, opulent décor, upscale physical attributes, and high degrees of hospitality, service, and attention to detail. It has maintained this celebrated designation consecutively since 2013.
CANCER SUPPORT COMMUNITY GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY will be hosting a Volunteer Kick-off from 7-8PM on Feb 26 to jumpstart 2019 and help you gain an understanding of who we are, who we serve and why volunteers are so important to us. Meet other volunteers, ask questions and share ideas. Contact Nancy Petiet, 610-861-7555 x39, email@example.com.
LEHIGH VALLEY ZOO, Schnecksville, is seeking volunteers (age 13+ or 10+ with adult) to assist with their annual “Wild-at-Heart” event Feb 16. Contact Julia Bieski, 610-799-4171 x248, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Theis/Cornfeld Recycling Center will be closed beginning February 18 as improvements are made to the facility. The Center will reopen at 9 a.m. February 25.
Questions should be directed to the City of Bethlehem Recycling Bureau at 610-865-7082.
Want to become a beekeeper? Join experienced beekeepers of the Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association for their eighth annual Intro to Beekeeping classes 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13 and 27 and March 13 and 27 at Lehigh Carbon Community College, 4525 Education Park Dr., Schnecksville.
The price includes all classes, book, course materials, refreshments, access to experienced beekeepers, and field trip to club apiary.
For more information call 610-737-7676 or visit www.lehighvalleybeekeepers.org.
L.V.I.A. and the Lehigh Northampton Airport Authority hosted a two-day “FIll the Bus” donation drive in support of local federal employees at ABE who are being affected by the partial government shutdown.
Traditions of Hanover independent senior living community marketing director Megan Sedlock, and director of resident life and case management Marisa Leaser, delivered 10 bags filled with non-perishable items, toiletries, diapers, wipes and dog food to the Lehigh Valley International Airport on January 23.
Animals are available for adoption at the Center for Animal Health & Welfare no-kill shelter, 1165 Island Park Road, Easton. The shelter is working to end pet overpopulation by running a clinic so animals can be spayed or neutered before they go home. For more information, call 610-252-7722 or visit www.healthyanimalcenter.org.
Sen. Lisa Boscola, D-18th
Office: 1 E. Broad St., Suite 120, Bethlehem
Phones: 610-868-8667; 717-787-4236.
Sen. Pat Browne, R-16th
Office 702 Hamilton St., Allentown
Phones: 610-821-8468; 717-787-1349.
Sen. Mario Scavello, R-40th
Office: 2 N. Robinson Ave., Pen Argyl; 2989 Route 611, Unit 103, Tannersville, Monroe County
Phones: 610-863-1200; 570-620-4326; 717-787-6123.
Rep. Bob Freeman, D-136th
Office: 215 Northampton St., Easton
Phones: 610-253-5543; 717-783-3815,
Abraham DeJesus, 88, of Bethlehem, died Feb. 06, 2019. Born in Patillas, Puerto Rico, he was a son of the late Juan DeJesus and Juanita Morales.
He worked for most of his life in orchards.
He is survived by eight children, Gilberto, Jose, Migdalia, Hilda, Ralph, David, Maria and Isabelle; and more than 90 grandchildren.
He was predeceased by two children, Ada and Juan.
Contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
Arrangements were made by Connell Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.
Wednesday, February 13
Northampton County Industrial Development Authority, 4 p.m., Northampton Co. Courthouse, 669 Washington St., Easton
Bethlehem Township Municipal Authority, 6:30 p.m. Municipal building, 4225 Easton Ave.
BASD board (snow date), Finance and Human Resources committees meetings, 7 p.m. East Hills auditorium, 2005 Chester Road.
Lehigh Co. Commissioners, 7:30 p.m. Public hearing room, Gov’t. Center, 17 S. Seventh St., Allentown.
Thursday, February 14
Bethlehem Authority, 3:30 p.m. city hall, 10 E. Church St.