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Thursday, February 27, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

Wednesday, February 19

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

Hellertown Borough Zoning Hearing Board meeting, 6:30 p.m. 685 Main St.

Hanover LeCo Council meeting, 7:30 p.m. 2202 Grove Road, Allentown.

Thursday, February 20

Bethlehem City Community Development meeting, 5:30 p.m. City hall, 10 E. Church St.

Monday, February 24

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

BASD regular Board Meeting, 7 p.m. East Hills MS auditorium, 2005 Chester Road. Snow date: February 26

Tuesday, February 25

Around Town

Thursday, February 27, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

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

Bethlehem Area Public Library: Call 610-867-3761(main-11 W. Church St.) or 610-867-7852 (south side- 400 Webster St.); Visit (main) or (south side); newsletter: Homework help through April 30 (visit website).


Thursday, February 27, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY, Bethlehem needs drivers to take patients to and from their cancer treatment appointments. You can volunteer a few hours a week or a month and drive patients locally or long distances. Need to be at least 18 years of age, clear background check, good driving record, proof of insurance, reliable vehicle, access to a computer/laptop/ iPad and internet access. Online training required. Call Jennifer Washney, 570-227-9570,

MHS Heritage event set for March 27

Thursday, February 27, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

The Moravian Historical Society of Nazareth will hold the 14th annual Share the Heritage dinner and auction at 6 p.m. March 27 at Historic Hotel Bethlehem.

The “Celebrating Pioneers of Equality” roaring 20s party commemorates the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment. The Heritage award will be presented to Carol Saeger, retired corporate affairs manager with Just Born Quality Confections. There will be live entertainment by the Barrel House Brothers, and silent and live auctions.


Monday, February 17, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

Thursday, January 2

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

Monday, January 6

Northampton County Council Reorganization Meeting, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Room #3116, Northampton Co. Courthouse, 669 Washington St., Easton.

Bethlehem City Council, meeting, 7 p.m. City hall, 10 E. Church St.

Bethlehem Twp. Norco Board of Commissioners meeting, 7 p.m. Municipal Building, 4225 Easton Ave.

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

LVHM Black African History display through Feb. 20

Monday, February 17, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

A special exhibit about the history of the local African American community will be on display at the Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum during regular museum hours from Saturday February 1st – Saturday, February 29th. The Lehigh Valley Black African History Project Exhibit pays tribute to the achievements of local African Americans.


Monday, February 17, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

Giordano named arbitrator and mediator

The Honorable Emil Giordano (retired), a member of law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., and co-chair of its Litigation Practice Group, has been selected to serve as an arbitrator and mediator to the Judicial Roster, Real Estate, and Pennsylvania at Large ADR Panels of Distinguished Neutrals for the International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution.

Article By: LEHIGH VALLEY PCFLV Wun/walk set for April 18

Monday, February 17, 2020 by LEHIGH VALLEY PCFLV WUN/WALK SET FOR APRIL 18 in News Briefs

Pediatric Cancer Foundation of Lehigh Valley will be holding its Ready, Set, GOLD Run/Walk which features an 8k run, a 5k walk, and a kids’ fun run/obstacle course April 18 at the Ironton Rail Trail in Coplay.

The Coplay Pavilion (at Front and Keefer Streets) will be the hub of all the activity and is the site of registration and check-in.

This fun event also features raffles, music, food and special guests.

Registration opens at 7 a.m., with the opening ceremony beginning at 8 a.m.

All participants registered by March 23 are guaranteed a t-shirt and goody bag.