About the play
Freedom HS's production of "Les Misérables" is already sold out. The musical, based on the novel of the same name by French poet and playwright Victor Hugo set in early 19th-century France, is the story of Jean Valjean, a burly French peasant of abnormal strength and potentially violent nature, and his quest for redemption after serving 19 years in jail for stealing a loaf of bread for his starving sister's child. Valjean decides to break his parole and start his life...
The free second annual eastern Pennsylvania Health and Wellness Expo will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 20 at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way. There will be health and medical screenings, the Bethlehem Fire Department Fire Safety House, fitness challenges and various children's and adults' activities. Call 610-570-0974.
A pancake and sausage breakfast will be held from 8 a.m. to noon April 7 at Bethlehem Catholic HS, 2133 Madison Ave. The event is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Lehigh Valley Industrial Park and its Key clubs at Bethlehem Catholic and Liberty high schools. There is a cost. Each child receives a book. Call 610-360-6334 for information.
Councilman Thomas Rieger has announced his bid for re-election.
A key promise of his first campaign was to open up the borough's government to its residents. Over the last three years, Rieger built an interactive borough website so that residents can find important information and keep up to date with community events.
He holds a bachelor of science in business management from East Stroudsburg University. He currently work for Lehigh Valley Health Network in the Supply Chain...
FOX ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER, Bethlehem, is looking for a volunteer to run the front desk and be the friendly face visitors see when entering. Contact June Kapalko, 610-653-0908, email@example.com.
LEHIGH VALLEY SCORE, Bethlehem, seeks experienced business professionals to offer in-person and online counseling and advice to start ups and current owners of small businesses and nonprofit organizations. Contact Mitzi Colella, 610-266-...
Animals are available for adoption at the Center for Animal Health & Welfare no-kill shelter, 1165 Island Park Road, Easton. The shelter is working to end pet overpopulation by running a clinic so animals can be spayed or neutered before they go home. For more information, call 610-252-7722 or visit www.healthyanimalcenter.org.
There will be a Cinco de Mayo 5K Walk / Run for Victory at 1 p.m. May 5 at Notre Dame HS. Proceeds will benefit the Knights of Columbus Trinity Council #313. For information, visit www.kofc313.org or call 610-217-9031 and/or email firstname.lastname@example.org.