Parkland Press

Monday, September 24, 2018

‘Apple Fest, Car Show’

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in Focus

LV Museum:

An “Apple Fest and Antique Car Show” is 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sept. 22, Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum, 432 W. Walnut St., Allentown.

Johnny Appleseed will be portrayed. Apples and apple cider will be available. There will be a puppet show, storytelling, games, and crafts.

Model T Fords, courtesy of guest curators Dennis and Ron Smith of Allentown, will be displayed.

Information: lehighvalleyheritagemuseum.org; 610-435-1074

Joe Zeller: A timeline

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in Focus

Sept. 19, 1918: Born in Campus, Ill., to Carl and Frances Zeller.

1918 - 1933: Raised in Godly, Ill.

1933: Moves with younger brother, Frank, to southern Indiana where he works on farm.

1938: Becomes apprentice electrician.

1941: Becomes journeyman electrician; works in this capacity throughout career.

1942 - 1945: Serves in Navy during World War II.

1948: Settles in Emmaus.

1951 - 1953: Serves in Navy during Korean War.

1954: Establishes Emmaus Taxpayers League.

1961: Elected Emmaus councilman.

1965: Elected Emmaus mayor.

Lehigh County senior menus

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-782-3254 for locations.

Wednesday, September 19: Stuffed peppers, wax beans, seasonal fruit.

Thursday, September 20: Roasted pork, mashed sweet potatoes, roasted red cabbage, fruit cocktail.

Friday, September 21: Chopped steak w/ onion gravy, mashed potatoes, broccoli, banana.

Monday, September 24: Grilled hamburger, broccoli and cauliflower mix, warmed peaches.

Tuesday, September 25: Pork Marsala, brown rice pilaf, carrots, applesauce.

Wednesday, September 26: Tilapia w/ bread crumbs, roasted potatoes, Capri blend vegetables, plums.

8 DAYS A WEEK:

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in Focus

Say Cusack: Movie star John Cusack presents a screening of his 1989 hit film, “Say Anything,” 7:30 p.m. Sept. 20, followed by a conversation and audience question and answer session. With four decades’ worth of roles in more than 70 films, Cusack will share stories from his career, answer audience questions, and give a behind-the-scenes look into his breakout role as Lloyd Dobler. Cusack went on to star in “High Fidelity,” “Grosse Point Blank” and “Being John Malkovich.” A limited number of VIP seats include a post-show photo opportunity with Cusack, but no autographs.

Northampton County senior menus

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in Focus

Call 610- 829-4540 (ask operator for Area Agency on Aging) for locations or visit https://www.northamptoncounty.org/HS/AGING/Pages/default.aspx.

Wednesday, September 19: Breaded pork chop, cabbage and bow ties, fresh sunshine salad, wheat bread w/margarine, cranberry coconut macaroon.

Thursday, September 20: Apricot juice, Italian beef, cheese and noodle casserole, Caesar salad, Italian bread w/margarine, chilled pears.

Friday, September 21: Cranberry juice, smoked turkey- salami and provolone on bun / mustard, pasta salad, tropical fruit.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

·American Heart/ American Stroke Association, Bethlehem, is looking for volunteers for the 2018 Lehigh Valley Heart Walk Sept. 22. Volunteers are needed 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Help is needed to set up, man tents, water stations and walk route as well as cleanup. Lunch will be provided. Event will be held at ArtsQuest SteelStacks on Founders Way.

Call Andrea King at 484-245-6262 or andrea.king@heart.org.

College Corner

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in

Student recognized

Wilkes Univ

Abigail Sanders of Kempton, was one of more than 60 graduating seniors recognized for their academic achievement at the annual academic awards ceremony at Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre.

Sanders received the outstanding achievement in integrative media and art presented by the Integrative Media, Art and Design department and Dr. Eric Ruggiero.

Education foundation awards grants for 2018-19 projects

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in School

As a culminating activity in the seventh year of the Parkland School District Education Foundation’s existence, the foundation board of directors awarded 47 Celebrate Innovation grants totaling $134,660 to enrich the current curriculum for a wide range of students, staff and community members.

Seventeen awards were given to the eight elementary schools, 14 went to the two middle schools, and seven were awarded to the high school.

Additionally, nine grants will serve the district at large.

Another view

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

Let’s talk about it

September is National Suicide Prevention Month.

This is a time to forget the stigma surrounding suicide and to share our stories and resources as a lifeline to others.

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention lists suicide as the 10th leading cause of death in the United States. The World Health Organization recognizes suicide as a public health priority and reports approximately 800,000 people die from suicide every year.

Student on president’s list

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by The Press in

Mansfield U.

Claire Bachman of Germansville, a May 2018 graduate, was named to the spring president’s list at Mansfield University, Mansfield.

To be named to the president’s list, a student must attend the university full-time and attain at least a 4.0 quality point average for the semester.

Bachman, a graduate of Northwestern Lehigh High School, is the daughter of Steve and Justine Bachman of Germansville.