Bethlehem Press

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Due to space constraints, for ongoing events, please email, visit or call the following:

Bethlehem: www.downtownbethlehemassociation.com/events/christmas-city-village or call 610-739-1775; www.christmascity.org or call 610-332-1300.

Christmas City Follies, weekends Nov. 30 to Dec. 22. 8 p.m. Thurs.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun.321 E. Fourth St. Visit http://www.touchstone.org/ or call 610-867-1689.

Christmas Trees From Around the World, round the clock. Comfort Suites, 120 W. Third St. Call 610-882-9700. Opening ceremony, 1 to 4 p.m. November 26 through Jan 1.

HEALTH NEWS

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Lehigh Valley Health Network

Thoracic surgery

Richard S. Chang, M.D., has been named Lehigh Valley Health Network’s new chief of thoracic surgery. He specializes in using daVinci Xi surgical robots to remove patients’ tumors of the lung, chest and esophagus.

LVHN is the first, and currently the only, network in the area using this type of robot.

Chang will train other surgeons to use the Xi robot, the most exact device of its kind available.

MEETING BOARD

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Wednesday, November 22

Bethlehem Parking Authority, 4:30 p.m. 85 W. North St.

Bethlehem Zoning Hearing Board, 6 p.m. 10 E. Church St.

Lehigh Co. Commissioners, 7:30 p.m. Public hearing room, Gov’t. Center, 17 S. Seventh St., Allentown.

Thursday, November 23

Happy Thanksgiving! Most government offices closed

Monday, November 27

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

PEOPLE

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Jessica Hamati-Attieh of Allentown, has been named to the All-Mid-Atlantic Region by the American Volleyball Coaches Association.

The Bethlehem Catholic High School graduate is pursuing a bachelor of science in exercise science at Lebanon Valley College.

She was the college’s top offensive player throughout the season. In LVC’s Conference Semifinal-round match at Arcadia, she became the ninth player in program history to record 1,000 kills or more.

Around Town

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

A full calendar appears on the Bethlehem Press website, but due to space constraints, for ongoing events, email, visit or call the following:

Bethlehem City Hall Rotunda: Hillcrest Camera Club. City Hall complex, 10 E. Church St. Visit http://bfac-lv.org/.

Bethlehem Area Public Library: Call 610-867-3761(main) or 610-867-7852 (south side); Visit www.bapl.org (main) or www.bapl.org/ssmain.htm (south side); newsletter: http://bit.ly/2bTICeZ.