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Friday, December 14, 2012 by The Press in Social News



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Northampton County senior menus

Friday, December 14, 2012 by For locations call 610-559-3245. in Social News

Wednesday, Dec. 12: Beef vegetable soup, meatball sandwich with mozzarella cheese, tossed salad with Italian dressing, Mandarin oranges.

Thursday, Dec. 13: Chicken noodle bake, sliced carrots, wheat roll with margarine, fresh pineapple tidbits.

Friday, Dec. 14: Italian wedding soup, marinated turkey cutlet, red potatoes, succotash, wheat bread with margarine, peanut butter cookie.

Monday, Dec. 17: Homemade chicken croquettes, gravy, mashed potatoes, garden blend...

Article By: ABRUZZI

Friday, December 14, 2012 by ABRUZZI in Social News

Couple celebrates 65 years

Caroline and Al Abruzzi celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Nov. 4 at a dinner hosted by their family at the West Coplay Maennerchor, Whitehall.

The Abruzzis were married Nov. 2, 1947, by the Rev. Joseph Ducci in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Roseto.

The couple renewed their wedding vows at an anniversary Mass given by the Most Rev. Bishop John O. Barres, Bishop of the Diocese of Allentown, at St. Joseph the Worker Catholic...

Tips for choosing Christmas tree

Friday, December 14, 2012 by The Press in Social News

Selecting a Christmas tree from a retail outlet may be convenient, but searching among the crowds of people and finding the perfect tree among the dozens of trees can be frustrating.

A "choose and cut" tree farm can turn a frustrating shopping trip into an enjoyable family outing. The trees are often less expensive, too.

Christmas tree farms offer advantages over the commercial businesses that operate from city lots. They provide a larger and more varied tree selection and...

Corrective lenses challenging

Friday, December 14, 2012 by FRED CICETTI Special to The Press in Social News

First of four parts

Q. I'm getting fed up with my bifocals and I want to make a change to something else. What are my options?

This is a big subject that is important to seniors, so I'm going to do a series of columns on this topic. I want to start out with my personal history because it is a perfect example of the universal problem of correcting faulty vision as we age.

I started wearing eyeglasses when I was 24. When I reached my early 40s, I noticed that my right arm...

Rap of the gavel

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by The Press in Local News



Catasauqua Area School Board meeting at 7 p.m. in the administration office board room at 251 N. 14th Street.


Catasauqua Borough Planning and Zoning Committee meets at 7 p.m. in the municipal complex, 118 Bridge St., if needed.

Catasauqua Borough Recreation Committee meets at 7 p.m. in the municipal complex, 118 Bridge St.

Catasauqua Borough Authority meets at 7:30 p.m. in the municipal complex, 118 Bridge St.


Tea party helps raise awareness of bone disorder

Thursday, December 6, 2012 by CHRIS ZWEIFEL Special to The Press in Local News

It was a tea party laced with knowledge.

The second annual Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) awareness event was held Nov. 24 at St. John's United Church of Christ, Howertown.

The function was hosted by family and friends of Coplay resident Bradley Koch, who was born with OI, or "brittle bone disorder," which causes fragile bones and other connective tissue symptoms. He was diagnosed at 4 months old, and by that time he had already had 15 broken bones, many of them occurring at...