Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) and Lebanon Valley College (LVC), Annville, Lebanon County, signed an agreement in a May 22 ceremony, giving LCCC students a transfer to receive a bachelor’s degree from Lebanon Valley.
LCCC graduates can pursue a bachelor’s degree in certain LVC programs, moving from receiving an associate degree at LCCC into junior standing at LVC.
LCCC president Dr. Ann D. Bieber and Lebanon Valley president Dr. Lewis E. Thayne met at LCCC to sign the paperwork.
Sweet 16 film fest: The 16th annual SouthSide Film Festival begins at 6:30 p.m. June 11 with the “Opening Night Party and Screening” sponsored by PBS39. The party is at WLVT PBS 39 Studios, SteelStacks, Bethlehem. The feature film, “The Weight of Water,” is at 8 p.m. June 11, Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts, 321 E. Third St., Bethlehem. The “Late Night Movie” is the feature, “DeadTechtives,” 11 p.m. June 14, Touchstone Theatre. 321 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem. The “Closing Night Screening” is the feature, “Gay Chorus Deep South,” 7:20 p.m. June 15, Charter Arts School.
“The Family Project” column does not appear in the June 5 Focus section. “The Family Column” resumes in the June 12 Focus section.
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Wednesday, June 5: Sweet and sour pork, brown rice, Asian vegetables, banana.
Thursday, June 6: Turkey Salisbury steak, mashed potato, zucchini, seasonal fruit.
Friday, June 7: Alaskan fish cake, brown rice, beets, Mandarin oranges.
Monday, June 10: Macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, broccoli, pineapple.
Tuesday, June 11: Chicken taco salad, seasonal fruit.
Wednesday, June 12: Peach balsamic chicken, whole wheat pasta, Brussel sprouts, apricots.
Good Shepherd Pediatrics is partnering with Lehigh Valley United to provide a safe and nurturing environment for children with additional needs to learn the sport of soccer when they host a free Good Shepherd Pediatrics Soccer Clinic at the FIFA World Cup™ SoccerFest & Viewing Party at SteelStacks this June. The clinic, for ages 5-18, will take place June 20 at 2 p.m., and is open to the first 25 individuals who register at www.lvsoccerfest.com.
With the next-man-up mentality as its mantra this week, injury-stricken Bethlehem Steel FC took on New York Red Bulls II at MSU Soccer Park, falling 4-0 against the club rivals.
In the 64th Lehigh Valley Dart Championship Series we find both league champions coming from the same church as Salem Lutheran (Suburban League) and Holy Trinity (City League) merged into one church called Star of Bethlehem.
In the Battle of Stars it was the Suburban League coming out on top over the City League 3 games to 2.
For Star of Bethlehem (Salem Lutheran) it’s their 18th Lehigh Valley Championship.
Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.
The department received a report of an intoxicated male in the 100 block of East 16th Street.
A male harassing another male and a female in the 1600 block of Lincoln Avenue was reported.
Police investigated criminal mischief in the 2600 block of Cherryville Road. A legally parked vehicle was pushed forward 15 feet by another vehicle, causing damage to the rear passenger taillight and rear bumper. The passenger side front and rear tires were flattened.
All are invited and encouraged to take a night off from cooking June 19 and enjoy a cheesesteak dinner at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1900 Pennsylvania Ave., Allentown. The event runs 5-7 p.m. in the handicapped-accessible parish hall.
There is a cost. Children 3 and under eat for free.
The menu will include coleslaw, chips and beverage, plus make-your-own ice cream sundaes.
Christian Stezelberger, a Walnutport native and a Northampton Community College electronics technology major, competed in the industrial motor control category at the SkillsUSA state conference in Hershey April 12. He won first place and a gold medal in the postsecondary category and will go on to compete at the national level during the 55th annual national leadership and skills conference, representing NCC, in Louisville, Ky., in June.