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Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Meeting Feb. 16

The February meeting of the Young Musicians of the Allentown Music Club will be held at 4 p.m. Feb. 16, Jacob's Music Store, 2223 MacArthur Road, Whitehall.

A free concert will be presented.

New members are welcome. Membership is open to those ages 5 - 18.

Audition information: Emily Reyes, 610-398-0781

Submit student poems

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Submissions are now being accepted for the eighth annual award-winning Student Poetry Project.

In celebration of National Poetry Month in April, three poems will be selected in each of the Elementary, Middle School and High School categories and published in the April 24 and 25 Focus section in the Lehigh Valley Press newspapers.

The student whose poem is selected as the best poem in each category may have his or her photo published with the selected poem.


Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Focus

Here is the entry form for the Lehigh Valley Press Readers Pick the Oscar recipients contest for the 85th Academy Awards.


@$: 5 "Amour"

5 "Argo"

5 "Beasts of the Southern Wild"

5 "Django Unchained"

5 "Les Misérables"

5 "Life of Pi"

5 "Lincoln"

5 "Silver Linings Playbook"

5 "Zero Dark Thirty"


@$: 5 Michael Haneke, "Amour"

5 Benh Zeitlin, "Beasts of the Southern Wild"

5 Ang Lee, "Life of Pi"

5 Steven Spielberg, "Lincoln"

5 David O. Russell, "Silver Linings Playbook"


Article By: The Press

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 by The Press in Social News



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




3449 Cherryville Road

Northampton - 610-262-5645

Daniel E. Lundmark, Pastor

Sunday School - 9:30 a.m.

Sunday Worship - 10:45 a.m.

Sunday Evening - 6:00 p.m.

Laila M. Arndt

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

played piano at St. Paul's, Seiberlingsville

Laila M. Arndt, 96, from Kutztown, died Jan. 30, 2013, in Reading.

She was the widow of Edward F. Arndt.

Born in Weisenberg Township, she was a daughter of the late Llewellyn and Minnie (Grim) Danner.

A farmer for many years in Weisenberg Township, she sold Stanley and Fuller home products at Leesport Auction for more than 30 years.

She also sold household items for 22 years and worked at Phoenix Antique Market, Allentown, for eight years.

A member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Fogelsville, she was a member of the Ladies Aide and Altar Guild.

Raymond Bottazzi

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

worked for Mack Trucks

Raymond "Ray" Bottazzi, 88, a longtime resident of Catasauqua, Whitehall Manor and Traditions of Hanover, died peacefully Jan. 29, 2013.

Born in Northampton, Mass., he was a son of the late Carmine and Assunta (Pignatello) Bottazzi.

He and his wife,Anna Mae (Hopkins) Bottazzi, were married 48 years at the time of her death on May 1, 2003.

He was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Hokendauqua.

He proudly served in the U.S. Army during World War II with the 12th Fighter Squadron in the South Pacific, and was honored with five Bronze Stars for his bravery.