Piano major Joshua Wilson, of Bethlehem, has been named to the dean's list for the spring 2012 semester at Westminster Choir College of Rider University, Princeton, N.J.. The college prepares musicians for careers as performers and as music leaders in schools, universities, churches and professional and community organizations. It is a division of Rider University's Westminster's College of the Arts.
Three Bethlehem residents have been named to the dean's list at Alvernia University. The students, all Occupational Therapy majors, are seniors Noel Derhammer and Danielle Manini and freshman Victoria Vidumsky.
To be eligible, students must carry a semester GPA of 3.5 or better and take a minimum of 12 credits.
Kathleen Foley of Bethlehem, was named to Keystone College's president's list. The list is comprised of full-time students who complete 12 credits and achieve a grade point average of 4.00.
U.S. Congressman Charlie Dent and Guto Bebb, a visiting conservative member of Parliament for Aberconwy, Wales, joined area business, economic development and education representatives at a roundtable discussion about business issues July 27 in the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce's Bethlehem office.
When Hanover Township Supervisors met on July 24, they directed their solicitor to terminate their legal challenge to Allentown's Neighborhood Improvement Zone (NIZ). That's where developer J.B. Reilly has plans for office buildings, a luxury hotel and housing.
But that's not all.
Supervisors also approved plans for Reilly's 55+ active adult community on Bridle Path Road, located next to the former St. Frances Academy.