Eleven skinned canines found 4 p.m. Nov. 23, off Quarry Road, near Lower Macungie Park, may be adult foxes, not dog puppies.
According to an article published Nov. 27 in The Press' sister paper, the TIMES NEWS, in Lehighton, necropsies performed Monday show at least one of the animals was killed by buckshot. The others may have been trapped.
The article states Lehigh County Humane Society Shelter Manager Cary Moran said the eye sockets and teeth suggest the animals are adult foxes.
Fox hunting is legal in the state from October to February.
Christmas comes to the Agri-Plex.
Union Lutheran Church, Neffs, has craft show.
Boy Scouts seek new members.
Cetronia, Greenawalds and Woodlawn fire departments, along with Cetronia Ambulance Corps crews, were dispatched 9:35 p.m. Nov. 20 for a kitchen fire in an apartment at Luther Crest Retirement Community, 800 Hausman Road, South Whitehall Township.
Volunteer firefighters from Cetronia Engine 311, who were first on scene, used a hose to put out the remaining fire after the sprinkler system limited spread of the fire.
Many residents in their bathrobes and slippers were forced to leave the building due to the fire.
Zion's Union Church Maxatawny, 329 Church Road, Kutztown, will be presenting a live Nativity 5-7:30 p.m. Dec. 8.
Shows will be every half hour with the final show at 7 p.m. Rain date is Dec. 9.
For more information, call the church office at 610-683-7485.
St. John's United Church of Christ, 1027 Church St., Fogelsville, is having a sticky bun sale Dec. 6.
Orders must be placed by Dec. 2.
For more information or to place an order, contact Marilyn Roth at 610-395-3083.
With budget season behind them, Lehigh County commissioners convened Nov. 20, to address a handful of reappointments and bills.
The board unanimously voted to reappoint Commissioner Percy Dougherty to the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission and Susan Schmidt, of Emmaus, and Sally Schoffstall, of New Tripoli, to the Lehigh County Aging and Adult Services Advisory Council.
Commissioners also unanimously approved a lease of county-owned property along Riverside Drive, Salisbury Township, to White Deer Run Inc. for use as a rehabilitation center.
Meetings are held in municipal buildings unless otherwise noted.
Upper Macungie Township Recreation Board, 7 p.m.
North Whitehall Twp. Supervisors, 7:30 p.m. To adopt 2013 budget.
South Whitehall Twp. Commissioners, 7:30 p.m.
Upper Macungie Township Supervisors, at 7 p.m. To possibly adopt 2013 budget.
Mario Machado, a 2007 Parkland High School graduate, is serving as an agricultural extension volunteer with the Peace Corps in Paraguay, South America.
Living in the remote rural community of Guido Almada, he is conducting development work in agriculture and on household livelihoods.
Machado is also assisting and teaching chemistry, physics, English and basic information technology education through the local farmers' cooperative, as well as building beehives and starting a community organic garden.
He wants to expand his work going into his second year of service.
THURSDAY, NOV. 29
·Schnecksville Senior Citizens at Schnecksville Fire Co., 1 p.m. lunch; meeting 1:30 p.m. Call 610-432-0260.
·Take Off Pounds Sensibly at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Breinigsville, 10 a.m.-noon. Call 395-1006.
·Model Railroad Ex-plorer Post 101 at Coplay Municipal Building, Room 201, 96 S. Fourth St., from 7-9 p.m. Call 610-965-2598 or 610-262-7013.