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Mickley forefather serves during the Whiskey Rebellion

Thursday, May 15, 2014 by ED PANY Curator, Atlas Cement Company Museum in Columns

In this second column, I'm speaking to a fine gentlemen Mr. Karl Mickley. His family lineage dates back to 1733. In our last column we wrote about John Jacob Mickley who rescued the "Liberty Bell" in 1777 from the British occupation of Philadelphia. One of the patriots who aided him was Gen. Conrad Kreider most famous Revolutionary soldier of what is now Allen Township.

College Corner

Thursday, May 15, 2014 by The Press in Columns

PHI KAPPA PHI

Whitehall resident inducted

Alyssa Muthard, of Whitehall, was initiated into the Phi Kappa Phi honors society.

CENTRAL PENN COLLEGE

local residents on dean's list

Timothy Lahr, of Northampton, Heather Alderman and Joshua Gonzalez, both of Whitehall, were named to the dean's list for the fall 2013 semester. To qualify for the dean's list students must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.

SLIPPERY ROCK UNIVERSITY

Whitehall resident on dean's list

Enjoy a short stack, support local child care, fire company

Thursday, May 15, 2014 by LINDA WOJCIECHOWSKI Special to The Press in Columns

The Charotin Hose Company has partnered with the St. Paul's Child Care Center to host a delicious flapjack fundraiser at Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar, 2109 Motel Drive, Bethlehem.

Enjoy an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast 8-10 a.m. Saturday, May 17, served up by your favorite North Catasauqua firefighters.

There is no need to purchase tickets in advance, just show up at Applebee's with an empty stomach.

Streets will be swept next week

Thursday, May 8, 2014 by by AL RECKER Special to The Press in Columns

Residents of Coplay should be on a notice as streets will be swept May 15 and 16.

A professional company will be in town these two days.

On May 15, Front, Third, Fifth, Seventh, Ninth, 11th, Cherry, Chestnut, Keefer, Maple, Oak, Center, Hokendauqua, Bridge and Poplar streets and Center Circle will be swept. On Friday, Second, Fourth, Sixth, Eight, Ninth, 12th, Lehigh, Coplay and Wall streets, along with Schreiber Avenue, Saylor and Saylor Circle, Magna and Magna Circle East sand West, Taper, Margaret, Barbara, Catherine, and Bernice drives will be swept.

Cement museum opens Sunday

Thursday, May 8, 2014 by BY KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

The Northampton Area Public Library will celebrate Children's Book Week with a special storytime Tuesday, May 13, 10 a.m., at the library, 1615 Laubach Ave.

Phyllis Palamaro, author of "Farmer Bonnie and Sally the Sad Cow," will be the featured guest.

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The Friends of the Northampton Area Public Library are holding a community yard sale on Saturday, May 17, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., on the grounds of the library, 1615 Laubach Ave. It will be held rain or shine.

Tables are available. Call 610-262-7537 to reserve one.

COLLEGE CORNER

Thursday, May 8, 2014 by The Press in Columns

KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY

Area residents awarded degrees

The following students received degrees from Kutztown University, Northampton: Amanda Deangeles, Kyle Ifkovits, Shelby Repsher and Katelynee Vandergrift.

Bath: Amanda Schall.

Whitehall: Evan Biegley, Nicole Charles, Michael Garneau, Sara Graff, Ryan Hadeed, Orwa Makhoul, Ressa Ports and Chris Schuster.

KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY

Area residents receive

recognition

Happenings

Thursday, May 8, 2014 by The Press in Columns

THURSDAY 8

· Duplicate bridge open game – 7 p.m., Brith Shalom, 1190 W. Macada Road, Bethlehem. Information: 610-866-8009.

· Delaware, Lehigh & Susquehanna Model Railroad Club meeting – 7-9 p.m., Coplay Borough Hall, Fourth and Center streets. Open to all model railroaders ages 14 and older. Information: Dick Lobach at 610-965-2598.

· Duplicate bridge – 12:30 p.m., Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700.

· Duplicate bridge open game – 7 p.m., Brith Shalom, 1190 W. Macada Road, Bethlehem. Information: 610-866-8009.

Library to observe book week

Thursday, May 1, 2014 by BY KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Columns

The Northampton Area Public Library will celebrate Children's Book Week with a special story time 10 a.m. May 13, at the library, 1615 Laubach Ave.

Phyllis Palamaro, author of "Farmer Bonnie and Sally the Sad Cow," will be the featured guest.

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The Friends of the Northampton Area Public Library are holding a community yard sale 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 17, on the grounds of the library, 1615 Laubach Ave.

It will be held rain or shine.

Tables are available. Call 610-262-7537 to reserve one.