Lehigh County Executive Bill Hansell has announced the hiring of Scott J. Lindenmuth as the new director of Emergency Management Services.
"I am pleased to have found someone so quickly who has such strong support in the emergency services community," said Hansell on April 8. "We look forward to working with Scott as a leader on our team."
on dean's list
Michael Milano and Richard Roberts, both of Allentown were named to the fall 2012 dean's list at Widener University School of Law, Delaware campus.
Students named to the list earned a grade point average in the top 20 percent of their class and division for the semester.
Goldie M. (Wanamaker) Arndt, 96, of Allentown, died April 10, 2013, in Cedarbrook Nursing Home, South Whitehall Township.
She was the wife of the late Roland E. Arndt.
Born March 21, 1917, in Lynn Township, she was the daughter of the late Stella Schertzinger.
Her survivors include daughters, Margaret E. Lake and Marie D. Arndt, both of Allentown; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by a daughter, Anna M. Arndt, and granddaughter Ruthann Lake.
Lehigh Valley Chapter 1371 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet April 25 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 1933 Hanover Ave., Allentown.
Lunch will be served at noon.
Frank Kovacs, of Allentown Senior Corps, will discuss Medicare fraud.
A brief business session will conclude the meeting.
First timers and those wanting lunch are asked to call Ken Zeiner at 610-419-0739 before April 20.
There is a fee for lunch.
These animals are available for adoption at the Center for Animal Health and Welfare no-kill shelter, 1165 Island Park Road, Easton.
The shelter works to end pet overpopulation by running clinics so animals can be spayed or neutered before going home.
For more information, call 610-252-7722 or visit healthyanimalcenter.org.
Donald C. Geisler Sr., 76, of New Ringgold, died April 15, 2013, in his home.
He was the husband of the late Janice C. (Loper) Geisler.
Born Jan. 4, 1937, in Trexlertown, he was the son of the late Raymond and Helen M. (Anthony) Geisler.
He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Air Force during a peacetime era.
A member of Teamsters Union Local 773, he was a truck driver at James D. Morrissey Inc. and MTS Freight for a total of 27 years.
He was of the Lutheran faith.
The Frederick J. Jaindl Scholarship will be given to a student enrolled in agriculture in a two- or four-year institution of higher learning.
This $2,000 scholarship will be awarded on Aug. 28 at the Ag Awards program in the Agri-Plex building during the 2013 Great Allentown Fair.
To apply for the scholarship, you must have exhibited a competitive entry at the Allentown Fair for at least one year.
Complete a two-section application and send it to the Allentown Fair office before Aug. 12.
Kids Clothesline has sale at the Agri-Plex at the Allentown Fairgrounds.
Nicco Vincent Delnero, 22, of Coplay, died on April 11, 2013, in Macungie.
He was in a committed relationship with Christin O. Gustafson of Orefield.
Born July 17, 1990, in Allentown, he was the son of C. Joseph and Tammy L. (Collins) Delnero, with whom he resided.
He was a security guard for Securitas, currently working at Mack Trucks Inc.
He was a member of Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Whitehall.
·Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association will discuss equipment and methods for supplemental feeding of honeybees and to promote early egg laying by queens, 7 p.m. at Lehigh County Agricultural Center, 4184 Dorney Park Road, South Whitehall. Event is free and open to public. For information, visit Lehighvalleybeekeepers.org or call 610-298-3254.
·Schnecksville Senior Citizens at Schnecksville Fire Co. social hall, meeting at noon lunch, bingo, cards. New members welcome. Call 610-769-7570.