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Lasagna dinner set for Oct. 11

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1900 E. Pennsylvania Ave., will host a lasagna dinner 5-7 p.m. Oct. 11.

There will be salad, bread, desserts and beverages as well.

There is a cost. Children ages 3 and under eat for free.

The parish hall is handicapped accessible.

Come with a hearty appetite and bring your friends and neighbors.

For more information, call 610-865-3603 or email

All profits benefit St. Andrew’s ministries.

Ham dinner is planned for Sept. 13

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

St. Andrew’s

All are invited to take a night off from cooking and enjoy a ham dinner at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, held in the handicapped-accessible parish hall, 5-7 p.m. Sept. 13. The location of the church is 1900 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Allentown, on the border between Allentown and Bethlehem — two blocks south of Catasauqua Road. Turn from Pennsylvania Avenue onto Taft Street to enter the parking lot.

Scalloped potatoes, green beans, rolls, assorted desserts and beverages will also be served.

There is a cost. Children 3 and under eat for free.

Quilt guild plans Sept. 4 meeting

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Crazy Quilters

The Crazy Quilters Quilt Guild will meet 7 p.m. Sept. 4 at the Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit, 3461 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., Emmaus.

Award-winning quilter Joyce Hughes will present “My Journey into Quilting,” featuring art quilts created with fabric panels and thread painting.

Visitors should arrive between 6:30 p.m. and 6:45 p.m.

There is a small fee for nonmembers.

For more information, visit

Free license classes are being offered

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club

Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club offers free classes to prepare interested persons for the short entry-level FCC amateur radio license test and the start of enjoyment in amateur radio communications. For people currently holding the entry-level license, the club also offers free classes to prepare for the test to upgrade to the general class license.

Benefit event planned for Sept. 16

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Rally Through the Valley

Crime Victims Council of Lehigh Valley Inc. will hold its 19th annual Rally Through the Valley motorcycle poker run and pig roast event 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 16 to benefit local victims of crime. The 60-mile lined route will start with registration and check-in at Nazareth Borough Park, North Broad Street, and will end at Lone Lane Park, 30 Lone Lane, Allentown. Following the run, riders will be treated to an all-you-can-eat pig roast and live music by Dynamic Duo 1-3 p.m.

Article By: The Press

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


Festival to begin

Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg’s 57th annual summer festival will be held noon-8 p.m. Aug. 18 and noon-5 p.m. Aug. 19 on the north side of the hospital campus, 2545 Schoenersville Road, Bethlehem.

The fundraiser benefits LVH-Muhlenberg programs.

There will be food trucks and stands; live music, including GirlCrue and The Large Flowerheads Aug. 18 and the School of Rock Aug. 19; a pirate show and a children’s pirate ship playground; a magician; a face painter; and a clown balloon artist.

Event helps high school students

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Special Needs Day is planned

Rep. Ryan Mackenzie, R-134th, and Sen. Pat Browne, R-16th, in conjunction with The Ben Event, will host a special needs awareness day 10 a.m.-1 p.m. July 21 at Macungie Memorial Park, 50 N. Poplar St.

The event will feature providers offering information on services and programs available to the special needs community from local, state and federal resources.

Lehigh Valley Health Network and Good Shepherd Rehabilitation are sponsors of the awareness event.

Alleged rapist is in custody

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


Antonio Junior Serrano, the man accused of raping his aunt, is in custody.

In a July 6 news release from Catasauqua Police Department, Serrano was apprehended July 6 by Catasauqua Police Department and the Lehigh County Sheriff’s Office in a home in the 100 block of Front Street, Catasauqua.

According to the release, he was taken into custody without incident and transported to Lehigh County Central Booking Center for processing and arraignment.