Catasauqua Press

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

8 DAYS A WEEK:

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 by The Press in Focus

Jazz valentine: Simon Mulligan Trio returns for “Jazz Upstairs,” 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14, Rodale Community Room, Miller Symphony Hall, Allentown. It’s an evening of romantic jazz with Mulligan, piano; Gene Perla, bass, and Dave Willard, drums. The British pianist has been described by The Times of London as “the most abundantly gifted of pianists.” Mulligan was 19 when he began worldwide tours and recital tours with violinist Joshua Bell, performing at major international venues as well as live broadcasts for Lincoln Center and the Grammy Awards.

Lehigh County senior menus

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-782-3254 for locations.

Wednesday, February 12: Honey glazed turkey, Brussels sprouts, mashed sweet potatoes, whole wheat dinner roll, cinnamon baked apples.

Thursday, February 13: Vegetable lasagna, Italian green beans, cauliflower, diced peaches.

Friday, February 14: Cheeseburger, potato and ham chowder, coleslaw, whole wheat sandwich roll, fresh melon.

Monday, February 17 - Closed - President’s Day.

Tuesday, February 18: Chicken and dumplings, mixed vegetables, mashed potatoes, scalloped pears.

Student Poetry Project accepting entries

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 by The Press in Focus

Submissions are now being accepted for the 15th annual award-winning Lehigh Valley Press Student Poetry Project.

In celebration of National Poetry Month in April, poems will be selected in each of the Elementary School, Middle School and High School categories and published in the April 22 and April 23 Focus section in the eight Lehigh Valley Press newspapers and websites.

Northampton County senior menus

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-829-4540 (ask operator for Area Agency on Aging) for locations or visit www.northamptoncounty.org/HS/AGING/Pages/default.aspx.

Wednesday, February 12: Cream of mushroom soup,sausage sandwich w/ green peepers and onions, pasta salad, banana mousse.

Thursday, February 13: Baked meatloaf w/ gravy, scalloped potatoes, red beets, wheat bread w/ margarine, tapioca pudding.

Friday, February 14: Happy Valentine’s Day. Chicken stuffed w/ broccoli and cheese, rice pilaf, Waldorf salad, strawberry creme shortcake.

Monday, February 17: Closed for Presidents’ Day.

‘Cougar for a Day’

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 by The Press in Focus

LCCC:

Prospective Lehigh Carbon Community College students can “Be a Cougar for a Day.”

Students may experience a typical day on the main campus of Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC), Schnecksville. Learn about LCCC’s admission process, attend a college class and experience student life, including dining in the cafeteria and taking a campus tour.

Students may schedule a one-on-one appointment with an LCCC admissions representative.

Happenings

Monday, February 17, 2020 by The Press in Columns

FEB. 17

• Open mic and jam event, 6:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Bingo, 7 p.m. (doors open 5:30 p.m.), at Northampton Banquet and Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave.

FEB. 18

• Whitehall-Coplay Hunger Initiative community meal, 4-6:30 p.m., at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 835 Third St., Fullerton. Information: 610-264-3762

• Movie: “The Addams Family” (2019), 6 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

Article By: The Press

Thursday, February 13, 2020 by The Press in Sports

League championship basketball match ups are now finalized for both the Colonial League and East Penn Conference.

The Colonial League held girls semifinals Wednesday evening at Catasauqua High School.

Top-seeded Notre Dame (Green Pond) beat No. 4 Bangor 51-36 in a girls semifinal to advance to the championship game, while No. 3 Moravian Academy took down No. 3 Northwestern 49-45.

The Crusaders and Lions will meet Friday at 6 p.m. with the boys championship between No. 1 Southern Lehigh and No. 6 Bangor scheduled for 7:45 p.m.

Article By: The Press

Thursday, February 13, 2020 by The Press in Sports

DARTS

Suburban Dart League

Standings

Dryland 37 20 .649

Star of Beth 38 22 .633

Light of Christ 32 25 .561

Bath Luth 31 26 .544

Salem UCC 28 29 .491

Emmanuel 26 28 .481

St. Stephen’s 28 32 .467

Christ UCC 26 31 .456

Farmersville 24 33 .421

St. Paul’s 24 36 .400

Ebenezer 21 43 .389

St. Stephen’s at

Ebenezer 4-1, 0-6, 2-4

Eb - Vic Pacchioni 6-12, Steve Goutis 6-12, Jim Voortman 4-12.

SS - Dave Blaukovitch 6-11, Ed Wychock 5-13, Maceo Conner 4-11 HR.

Star of Beth at

Hicks, Merkel are Catty soccer scholar athletes

Thursday, February 13, 2020 by The Press in Sports

Seniors Madison Hicks and Joseph Merkel were honored, along with the other Lehigh Valley school’s girls and boys nominees, at the Lehigh Valley Soccer Scholar Athlete Annual Awards Banquet that was held at the Northampton Memorial Community Center recently. Gabrielle Oudin of Moravian Academy was the recipient of the overall girls soccer scholar athlete award and Zachary Appel of Saucon Valley was the overall boys soccer scholar athlete award winner.