Parkland Press

Thursday, November 14, 2019

State police Beat

Thursday, October 31, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Purse stolen

State Police Troop M, Bethlehem, say a 32-year-old Schnecksville woman reported her Speedy dark brown Louis Vuitton purse, valued at $1,600 was stolen from the rear seat of her 2019 Acura RDX sometime between 4:40-5:06 p.m. Oct. 28 at Kolapechka Park, Coffeetown Road, North Whitehall Township.

Police say the left, rear passenger window was broken to gain access, while it was unattended in the parking lot.

another View

Thursday, October 31, 2019 by The Press in Opinion

Try these different options for trick-or-treaters with allergies

“Teal is the new orange.”

That’s what the cover photo says on Teal Pumpkin Project’s Facebook page.

It’s Halloween time, and although many of The Press’ coverage areas had trick-or-treat night a few days ago, some boroughs and townships hold the annual Halloween event Oct. 31.

If you haven’t yet purchased your goodies to give out to community children, you might want to add some nonfood items, too, if you don’t already.

College Corner

Thursday, October 31, 2019 by The Press in

Local residents in honor society


The following local residents were among 58 students inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu, the national Jesuit honor society at the University of Scranton.

Allentown: Emily Lundeen, junior pursuing a psychology degree; and

Orefield: Isabella DeFalcis, senior pursuing a nursing degree.

Alpha Sigma Nu is the only honor society open to students and faculty in all disciplines of the university.

College Corner

Thursday, October 31, 2019 by The Press in

Student helps in dance festival

Cedar Crest

Mackenzie Lewis of Allentown was the assistant stage manager at the seventh annual Spring Up Dance Festival March 30 at Cedar Crest College, Allentown.

The festival boasted a faculty lineup of exciting, highly talented professional choreographers, teachers, and dancers, with impressive national and international resumes.

College Corner

Thursday, October 31, 2019 by The Press in

Germansville resident honored


Mikaela Koenig of Germansville was recently recognized at the Student Affairs Leadership and Service Awards Ceremony at Lebanon Valley College.

Koenig, a graduate of Northwestern Lehigh High School, is pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science.

Koenig received the Residential Life Outstanding Programmer of the Year award.