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Regional Police Beat

Thursday, November 1, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Bike found

in N. Whitehall Twp.

State Police Troop M Bethlehem say a Schwinn mountain bike was located near the wooded area of 5550 Route 873, North Whitehall Township on Oct. 17.

The bike will remain in police custody for 60 days.

Anyone with information as to the owner, is asked to contact Trooper Dimaggio at 610-861-2026.

A detailed description of the bike will be required.

Oil poured

on driveway

Leroy N. Haas Jr.

Thursday, November 1, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

volunteer with Schnecksville Fire Co.

Leroy N. Haas, Jr., 55, of Center Valley, formerly of Schnecksville, died Oct. 24, 2012, in his home.

Born Jan. 14, 1957, in Allentown, he was the son of Carlene M. (Frederick) Haas of Wescosville and the late Leroy N. Haas Sr.

He formerly was a mechanic at Sands Bros., Quakertown.

He was an active volunteer and life member of the Community Fire Co. No. 1, Schnecksville, where he recently received "A Friend of the Fair" award.

He was a member of The Old Time Plow Boys Club, Inc. and The Antique Engine, Tractor and Toy Club Inc.

Happenings

Thursday, November 1, 2012 by The Press in Local News

THURSDAY, NOV. 1

·Schnecksville Senior Citizens at Schnecksville Fire Co., 1 p.m. lunch; meeting 1:30 p.m. Call 610-432-0260.

·Take Off Pounds Sensibly at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Breinigsville, 10 a.m.-noon. Call 610-395-1006.

·Model Railroad Ex-plorer Post 101 at Coplay Municipal Building, Room 201, 96 S. Fourth St., from 7-9 p.m. Call 610-965-2598.

·Al-Anon Family Support group for adult children of alcoholics and dysfunctional families at First Presbyterian Church, Tilghman St. and Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, 7-9 p.m.; Alcoholics Anonymous, 8-9 p.m.

Chamber Athenas honor two

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

The Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce's Women's Business Council (WBC) presented the Athena and Athena Young Professional Awards during its annual ATHENA Awards Luncheon Oct. 23 at Saucon Valley Country Club, Bethlehem.

The 2012 Athena Award was presented to Stephanie Hnatiw of Macungie. Hnatiw is Executive Director of the YWCA of Bethlehem.

The 2012 ATHENA Young Professional Award was presented to Michelle Chrin of Hellertown. Chrin is a Marketing Associate for Caruso Benefits Group, Inc.

EMediaWorks wins Emmy

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Mid-Atlantic Chapter has presented the Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy award for "Cosmo's World II: Water" in the Children-Youth-Teen Program or Special category to eMediaWorks.

Accepting the Emmy at the awards ceremony in Philadelphia was Teri Haddad, producer, eMediaWorks, along with Scott Paul, director, and Brandon Pousley, editor.

Lehigh Valley Stage

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in Focus

"Cinderella: Enchanted Edition," 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3; 4 p.m. Nov. 4, Stagemakers at the J, JCC of Allentown, 702 N. 22nd St., Allentown. allentownjcc.org, 610-435-3571

"Faust in France," adaptation by Christopher Shorr of Christopher Marlowe's "Doctor Faustus," Moravian College Theatre Company, 8 p.m. Nov. 1 - 3; 2 p.m. Nov. 4, Arena Theatre, Haupert Union Building, Moravian College, Bethlehem. moravian.edu/theatre, 610-861-1489, ext. 3

ARTSQUEST

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in Focus

Film Festival Nov. 2 - 4

The 2012 Greater Lehigh Valley Filmmaker Festival (GLVFF) will be held Nov. 2 - 4 in Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, Bethlehem.

Award winners will be announced the night of Nov. 4 in a ceremony at the Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas.

The festival will present several awards to participating filmmakers including Best Feature, Best Short (15 - 50 min.), Best Short (less than 15 min.), Best Commercial-Viral Video, Best TV Pilot-Web Series, Best Documentary and Audience Award.

LVAC

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 by The Press in Focus

Art auction

The Lehigh Valley Arts Council is presenting the second annual "Art for Everyone," 2 - 5 p.m. Nov. 4, suite adjacent to L.L. Bean, Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley, Center Valley Parkway, Upper Saucon Township.

Tom Hall Auctions will auction off more than 100 fine-art paintings and prints with the proceeds shared equally between the artists and the arts council. Thirty regional artists are represented, including Michael Sincavage, Kim Robertson, Vivian Fishbone, John Gaydos and Daniel Kainz.