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Thursday, April 25, 2019


Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in School

Cedar Crest College will hold the annual Community Earth Day Celebration from 4 to 6 p.m. on April 24 along the college quad at the college.

The celebration will include environmental activities, games, arts, crafts, seed planting and more, many of which are for elementary-aged children. College students will help with the activities.

Cedar Crest College recently recognized a number of faculty members during a promotion and tenure ceremony on April 4.

The following...


Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

State police arrested 55-year-old Bernice Lynn Eustice, of Bangor, on a city on-ramp for driving under the influence of alcohol March 17.

Around 1:15 a.m. troopers allege observing Eustice’s vehicle on Route 378 near the Eight Avenue interchange drifting from its proper lane five times and driving entirely on on-ramp shoulder. She was stopped and tested.

Eustice is charged with DUI.

Residents address water quality threats

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by DANA GRUBB in Local News

Over 70 people attended a recent clean water forum held in south Bethlehem’s Fowler Center to hear a panel of stakeholders discuss the threats to the area’s drinking water Feb. 28. ‘The Water We Share: Protecting Water Quality in the Lehigh Valley’ was hosted by the Pennsylvania Chapter of the Sierra Club, Conservation Voters of Pennsylvania, PennFuture and the Lehigh Valley Sustainability Network.

Area environmental organizations provided outreach materials prior to the panel...


Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Area students accepted At Delaware Valley

Delaware Valley University announced that the following Bethlehem area students have been accepted for admission: Korinne Acevedo, Angela Burleigh, Gavyn Coleman, Leia Cottrell, Anthony D’Amico, Ryan Diehl, Georgia Giannaras, Emilie Hattrell, Domenico Italiani, Sarah Kovalchick, Thomas Manos, Aidan Redding, Zachary Teran-Wimer, Declan Thompson and Sarah Weeks.

Caitlin McCadden inducted

Caitlin McCadden, of Bethlehem, a student at...

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Police arrested two young Easton men after they attempted to scam a resident using fake currency.

According to police, officers responded to a report around 5:20 p.m. April 2 of a theft victim following the thieves on Hecktown Road. He said he agreed through an online transaction to meet the presumed buyers of a PlayStation 4 at Colonial Regional Police Department as a safe location, but during the exchange noted the $500 had an improper look and consistency.

Orricers stopped...

In a digital world Panel discusses work’s changing nature

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by STEPHEN ALTHOUSE in Local News

The way we work is changing and those at the cusp of that change will emerge victorious.

So says speakers at a conference titled “An Equitable and Sustainable Future of Work,” held April 11 at Lehigh University’s Mountaintop Campus. The school partnered with the International Labor Organization to create the event.

Among the speakers were Elliott Harris, who serves as the United Nations’ assistant secretary-general for economic development and a chief economist for the...


Tuesday, April 16, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

St. Luke’s University Health Network

Gledhill joins family practice

Board-certified family physician Lori Gledhill, M.D., has joined St. Luke’s South Bethlehem Family Practice, a full-service family practice.

Dr. Gledhill earned her medical degree from the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, and completed her residency at Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center. She is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.

The family practice...