St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran, 1028 Church St., and St. John’s UCC, 1027 Church St., both in Fogelsville, will have a joint Thanksgiving Eve service 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22 at St. John’s UCC.
For more information, call St. John’s UCC at 610-398-7015 or St. John’s Lutheran at 610-395-5535.
Gov. Tom Wolf has allowed my legislation, House Bill 178, to lapse into law and become the Public School Code of the 2017-18 budget package.
Overall, I am pleased that important measures to allow schools to better prepare for safety and security threats, along with other significant improvements to our educational system.
Our children and their education must be at the forefront when we consider any type of public policy.
Parkway Manor Elementary School, 768 Parkway Road, South Whitehall, will be having a Holiday Shoppe 5:30-8 p.m. Nov. 30.
The evening will include: a children’s shop, cooking decorating, raffle prizes, and a vendor fair including, LuLaRoe, doTERRA, Thirty-One Bags, Mary Kay, Nu Skin, Touchstone Crystal and so much more.
Pizza and snacks will be available for purchase. This event is free and open to the public.
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If you have ever loved and lost a pet, you will understand my family’s hesitation in getting another.
I have written about my pets before — a 16-1/2-year-old Old English Sheepdog and an indoor shelter cat we had for more than 16 years.
Both died recently within six months of each other. We have been in mourning.
My Editor’s Views in the past have been about understanding the responsibilities of pet ownership before acquiring a pet for yourself or as a gift for someone else.
Thursday, Nov. 16: M.S., H.S.: Pasta with meat or marinara sauce, hot dog on roll, dinner roll, tossed salad. Elem.: Pizza, cereal meal, also.
Friday, Nov. 17: M.S., H.S.: Toasted cheese sandwich, cheeseburger on roll, cream of tomato soup, steamed broccoli. Elem.: Pizza, cereal meal, also.
Monday, Nov. 20: Elem.: Mini chicken sliders, stuffed crust sticks with sauce, cereal meal, baked beans, green pepper strips with dip. M.S., H.S.: Chicken patty sandwich, stuffed crust sticks with sauce, baked beans, green pepper strips with dip.
Mary Dalton, a Parkland High School junior, and Graham Burrell, a Parkland graduate, are getting national recognition for a news story they produced as a school project.
“Cruising over Cancer” is a special production detailing Dalton’s experience with Ewing’s sarcoma, a type of bone cancer.
The students coproduced the segment for their school’s Morning News Class with support from their teacher David Thomas.
Dalton and Burrell were two of more than 200 young professionals vying for the National Student Production Awards this year.