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Thursday, March 21, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Fairleigh

Dickinson

Student named

to dean's list

Mildred Sam-Otuh, of Allentown, a student at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus, in Teaneck and Hackensack, N.J., was named to the dean's list for the fall 2012 semester.

To qualify for the dean's list, a student must carry a 3.2 or better grade point average out of a possible 4.0 and be enrolled in a minimum of 12 letter-graded hours (four courses).

Article By: The Press

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by The Press in Social News

ANGLICAN

ST. PAUL'S ANGLICAN CHURCH

25th & Livingston Streets

Allentown, 18104 - 610-435-0712

8:40 a.m. Morning Prayer

9 a.m. Holy Communion

'28 Book of Common Prayer

9 a.m. Church School

Wed., 10 a.m. Healing Service

Rev. Joseph S. Falzone

ASSEMBLY OF GOD

NORTHAMPTON

ASSEMBLY OF GOD

3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645

www.NAOG.ws

Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor

Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.

Sunday Worship - 10:45 a.m.

Sunday Evening - 6:00 p.m.

MFP Strategies appoints two

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

MFP Strategies has announced that Aaron Gabrielian and Jessica Edris have joined the firm.

Gabrielian has been hired as a Financial Advisor and is responsible for the management of client relationships and development of new clients. He is on the firm's Investment Committee.

Prior to joining MFP Strategies, he was a Financial Advisor for Morgan Stanley and maintains Series 7 and 66 licenses as well as a Financial Planning Specialist designation.

Peace and Justice Conference at NCC main for third year

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Northampton Community College (NCC) will hold its third annual Peace and Justice Conference March 26 and March 27, Lipkin Theatre, Kopecek Hall, Main Campus, 3835 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem Township.

The conference is free and open to the public.

Charles Eisenstein, keynote speaker, will discuss "Money and the Turning of the Age." He is the author of three books: "Sacred Economics," "The Ascent of Humanity" and "The Yoga of Eating."

The schedule is:

March 26

9:30 - 10:45 a.m. - Community groups/student presentations

Home sales up 18.5 percent

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Data comparisons of February 2013 to last year at the same time indicate that closed sales were up 18.5 percent to 352, while inventory decreased 18.1 percent to 3,196 units and new listings decreased 11.3 percent to 838, according to the Lehigh Valley Association of Realtors (LVAR), based on a research report on the February housing market using data from its Multiple Listing System.

The monthly indicators show an increase in home sales, average sales price and the affordability index over the same time last year.

BSI Corp. Benefits promotes executive

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by The Press in Business Showcase

Val Maiatico Lewis, a Lehigh Valley native, has been named Senior Account Executive of BSI Corporate Benefits, a full-service insurance agency providing employee benefits and human resource consulting.

She is responsible for managing a portfolio of clients and developing new opportunities throughout the Lehigh Valley.

Maiatico Lewis joined BSI Corporate Benefits in August 2012 from Capital BlueCross where she managed major account (500-plus) group clients.

NCC

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Chess tourney

Northampton Community College (NCC) will hold its 12th annual spring youth scholastic chess championship, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. March 23, second floor, College Center, Main Campus, 3835 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem Township.

The tournament offers sections for United States Chess Federation players ages 18 and under and non-rated sections for players age 14 and under. Everyone will play five rounds. Parents are welcome. Trophies and prizes will be awarded. Participants may bring or purchase a lunch

Information, or to register: northampton.edu/lifelearn, 610-861-4120

Spring Equinox Celebration at Hawk Mt.

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Hawk Mountain Sanctuary holds its annual Spring Equinox Celebration, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. March 23 in and around the Visitor Center.

The annual event is held on the Saturday closest to the spring equinox to herald the arrival of the spring season. Trail fees apply for non-members.

The day begins with "Raptors Up Close!," 11 a.m., followed a guided nature walk at 12:30 p.m. for all age skill levels. Those interested in the walk should sign up upon arrival, as participation is limited, and a trail fee applies.