Bethlehem Press

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Lehigh County senior menus

Friday, November 3, 2017 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-782-3254 for locations.

Wednesday, Nov. 1: Salisbury steak, scalloped potatoes, carrots, orange.

Thursday, Nov. 2: Roasted turkey breast, bread stuffing, green beans, oatmeal cookie, tropical fruit.

Friday, Nov. 3: Fish, confetti rice, Mediterranean medley, apple crisp.

Monday, Nov. 6: Spaghetti with meatballs, broccoli, fruit cocktail.

Tuesday, Nov. 7: Veal w/ mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes, butternut squash, diced pears.

Wednesday, Nov. 8: Chicken picatta, wild rice, American blend vegetables, tropical fruit.

ArtsQuest Foundation names second annual Linny Award recipients, to be presented Nov. 9.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 by The Press in Local News

The ArtsQuest Foundation recently announced the recipients of the second annual Linny Awards. Named after the late Marlene ‘Linny’ Fowler of Bethlehem, the multidisciplinary awards honor Fowler’s dedication to and support of the arts, while celebrating the extraordinary artists, arts educators, businesses and philanthropists who live and work in the Greater Lehigh Valley. All recipients will be presented with their awards during the 2017 Linny Awards 6 p.m. Nov. 9 at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks.

Local winners of the 2017 Linny Award winners are:

Pet chain comes to Lower Saucon Twp.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 by The Press in Local News

Pet Valu, a chain of food and care stores with high-end nutritional options opened recently in the Giant shopping center just outside Hellertown on Leithsville Road. Manager Kathy Cannon, who’s grew up on a farm in Bucks County, said she’s been with the company for 12 years and appreciates how supportive the company is of her vision. But there are other rewards. “Animal people are always such good customers,” she said.


Tuesday, October 31, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Wednesday, November 1

Historical Architectural Review Board, 4 p.m. city hall, 10 E. Church St.

Thursday, November 2

Bethlehem Environmental Advisory Council, 7 p.m. Illick’s Mill – second floor, 100 Illick’s Mill Road.

Northampton Co. Council, 6:30 p.m. 669 Washington St., Easton.

Monday, November 6

Bethlehem Twp. Commissioners, 7 p.m. Municipal building, 4225 Easton Ave.

Fountain Hill Council, 7 p.m. 941 Long St.

Hanover Twp. Planning Commission, 7:30 p.m. 3630 Jacksonville Road.

Hellertown Council, 7 p.m. 685 Main St.

Lehigh County selected for new initiative to support abused and neglected children

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 by The Press in Local News

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Max Baer recently announced the selection of seven counties to participate in the launch of the Pennsylvania State Roundtable’s Family Engagement Initiative.

The roundtable is a collaborative effort among state and national court and child welfare leaders.

Building upon past successes, the initiative will focus on enhancements to local child dependency systems which serve abused or neglected children and their families.

The seven counties chosen include Lehigh, Northampton, Adams, Blair, Clinton, Lackawanna, and Union.

CEDARBROOK Holiday bazaar on Nov. 10

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Cedarbrook Nursing Home, 350 S. Cedarbrook Road, South Whitehall, is having a holiday bazaar 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 10.

There will beautiful handmade crafts, decorations, fashion accessories, baked goods, plants, jewelry, a white-elephant sale and more.

Refreshments, including homemade cabbage and noodles, will be available.

The bazaar is open to the public.

Proceeds benefit Cedarbrook residents.

For information, call 610-336-5681.

BASD Sale benefits hurricane victims

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Liberty and Freedom high school students have organized a district-wide fundraiser to benefit the Houston Independent School District.

Bracelets with the message, “BASD Helps Heal Houston” will be available for sale beginning Sept. 11 at all BASD schools. For members of the general public, bracelets will be available at both high schools’ athletic offices during weekdays and for sale at football games at BASD Stadium starting Sept. 8.