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Saturday, January 25, 2020
PRESS PHOTO BY CAROLE GORNEYThe 3D Dance Studio provided entertainment during the pageant, and backup for some of the contestants during the talent phase of the competition. Dancers are: Brynne Dolak, Northampton; Abby Gutkowski, Northampton; Julia Harth, Catasauqua; Madison Schaffer, Avri Chandler and Hannah Malseed, all from Northampton; and Lily Delabar, Catasauqua.

At the Miss Amazing pageant

By CAROLE GORNEY in Local News

The word “amazing,” meaning something that causes great surprise or wonder, is one of those terms that has become trendy, and greatly overused. Far too many things today are called “amazing,” but in the case of the Pennsylvania Miss Amazing...

PHOTO COURTESY OF LINDA ZAKThousands attend the March for Our Lives event along Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C., March 24. Copyright - Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.



Since the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas HS in Parkland, Fla., a phenomenon many of us have never seen before is occurring before our eyes.

Students have become empowered and have successfully rallied peers, parents and...