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Submit poems for Focus section, WDIY

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Submissions are now being accepted for the eighth annual award-winning Student Poetry Project.

In celebration of National Poetry Month in April, three poems will be selected in each of the Elementary, Middle School and High School categories and published in the April 24 and 25 Focus section in the Lehigh Valley Press newspapers.

The student whose poem is selected as the best poem in each category may have his or her photo published with the selected poem.

Phoebe announces changes on its management team

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Phoebe has announced two promotions on its management team and one other appointment.

Sandy Massetti, Senior Vice President, Healthcare Services was promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Healthcare Officer.

Revena M. Rossi, who previously served as Vice President, Finance, has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Finance.

Regina Filipovits was appointed Director of Admissions and Marketing for Phoebe Allentown.


Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Art awards

An awards ceremony and reception for the 2013 East Central PA Scholastic Art Awards will be held 2 - 4 p.m. Feb. 3, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown.

Allentown Art Museum and Baum School of Art is holding joint exhibitions of selected juried art student entries through Feb. 17.

Students grades 7 - 12 in Carbon, Berks, Lehigh and Northampton counties were eligible to enter.

The event is free and open to the public.

Lafayette College chooses first female president

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Alison R. Byerly has been named the 17th president of Lafayette College.

Byerly takes office on July 1 as the first woman president of Lafayette, which was founded in 1826.

She succeeds Daniel H. Weiss, who assumes the presidency of Haverford College in July.

Byerly has served in leadership positions at Middlebury College for 13 years, most recently as provost and executive vice president.

Byerly holds an interdisciplinary faculty appointment at Middlebury and has been a visiting scholar at MIT, Stanford and Oxford.

First LV Beer Week Feb. 11-17

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

The first Lehigh Valley Beer Week, featuring craft beer-related events, is Feb. 11 - 17.

Jesse Albertson, Fegley's Brew Works general manager, who proposed the idea, said, "I saw the success and community of Philly Beer Week and thought, 'Why can't we do this in the Lehigh Valley?'"

The list of participating breweries, pubs and restaurants is more than 20.

There will be pub takeovers, brew tours, beer tastings, beer dinners, rare beer releases and other events.


Article By: The Press

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 by The Press in Social News



25th & Livingston Streets

Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712

8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer

9 a.m. Holy Communion

'28 Book of Common Prayer

9 a.m. Church School

Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service

Rev. Joseph S. Falzone




3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645

Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor

Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.

Sunday Worship - 10:45 a.m.

Sunday Evening - 6:00 p.m.


Wednesday, January 23, 2013 by The Press in Social News

Ecology talk

Dr. Julian Agyeman, chair of Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning at Tufts University, will present a talk, "Understanding the Challenges of Environmental Justice in an Unequal World," 7 p.m. Jan. 29, Prosser Auditorium, Haupert Union Building, Moravian College.

The event is free and open to the public.


Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Annual seedling sale underway

The Northampton County 4-H program is sponsoring the annual tree seedling sale.

Trees must be ordered by March 1 to guarantee availability. All orders must be prepaid.

The pickup date is April 27 at the 4-H Center, 777 Bushkill Center Road, Nazareth; Ace Hardware in Capital Plaza on Route 512, Bangor; and Miller's Supply, on Route 329, Northampton.

Order forms are available at extension.psu. edu/northampton/programs/4-h/fundraisers (go to "tree sale").

For information, call the 4H Extensionweekdays 8 a.m-4 p.m. at 610-746-1970.