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Thursday, October 4, 2012 by The Press in School

Oct. 4-25, Fused Dichroic Glass and Ceramics Community Artworks Course, Room A-207, Springhouse Middle School, 7-9 p.m. Oct. 4 is the first of four classes where students can cut and fuse glass and create a ceramic piece on Thursday nights in October.

For more information, contact art teacher Kerri Griffin at .

Oct. 6: Jaindl Elementary PTO Flapjack Fundraiser, Applebee's Trexlertown, 8-10 a.m.

Oct. 8: Professional Development Day. No school for students


Thursday, October 4, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Applications being accepted

State Fire Commissioner Ed Mann is reminding fire and volunteer rescue and ambulance companies it's not too late to apply for a share in $30 million in service grants.

All fire and volunteer ambulance and rescue companies are eligible to apply for the fire company, volunteer ambulance service grant program.

Funding can be used to build, repair or renovate facilities, for training and certification of staff members, to purchase equipment, or to pay down debt associated with the purchase or renovation of facilities or equipment.


Thursday, October 4, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Basket party Oct. 6, 7

Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 4102 S. Church St., Whitehall, is having a basket party 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 6 and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 7.

There will be more than 300 prizes with the drawing at 2 p.m.

Homemade food and baked goods will be available for purchase.

Tickets for the event will be available at the door.

For more information, call 610-262-9315.


Thursday, October 4, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Vaccination clinic offered on Oct. 20

Forgotten Felines and Fidos animal shelter, Germansvillem will be having a vaccination clinic for dogs and cats 8 a.m.-noon Oct. 20 at 9645 Hamilton Blvd, Breinigsville.

There is a fee for rabies and distemper vaccinations.

Dogs must be on leashes and cats must be in carriers.

For more information, call 610-841-1736.

Janice E.R. Moore

Thursday, October 4, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Asbury Methodist Church

Janice E.R. Moore, 66, of Macungie, died Sept. 17, 2012, in Emeritus of Allentown.

She was the widow of Andrew H. R. Moore.

Born in Hampton, N.J., she was a daughter of the late Donald Sr. and Helen (Stephens) Roberts.

She was a secretary for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, Allentown, for many years.

She was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church, South Whitehall.

Lehigh County

Thursday, October 4, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

PA 2-1-1 now available

PA 2-1-1, which connects people who need help with critical services and volunteer opportunities, is now available in the Lehigh Valley area.

PA 2-1-1 East is a free, comprehensive, information and referral program and one of seven regional 2-1-1 call centers in Pennsylvania.

The toll-free telephone number offers information and referrals for a broad range of services including basic needs, food banks, child and elder care, health services, housing, support groups and more.