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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Schnecksville Elementary renovations explained

Thursday, January 9, 2020 by SUSAN RUMBLE in Local News

Jim Keiffer, senior project manager at KCBA Architects, presented an overview of the Schnecksville Elementary School improvement project to the board during the Dec. 17, 2019, meeting.

“This scheme provides all the spaces the district needs for its program, “ Keiffer explained.

The new addition will have a STEM center (science, technology, engineering and math), a literacy center (library), and a bathroom adjacent to every kindergarten and first-grade room, the architect said.

Lehigh Valley Press parent company rebrands

Thursday, January 9, 2020 by TERRY AHNER in Local News

The name may have changed, but our goal remains the same.

“Our mission is to inform and entertain our readers, preserve the history of our local community and service the needs of local businesses and individuals with diverse media solutions.”

With a strong lineage that can trace its history back to the Mauch Chunk Daily Times well over a century ago, the Times News – the sister daily paper of the Lehigh Valley Press – continues to adapt and has rebranded.

DUI Highway Safety Task hosts nonalcoholic beverage tasting

Sunday, December 29, 2019 by JIM MARSH in Local News

For the 19th consecutive year, Lehigh Valley Health Network hosted the Lehigh Valley DUI/Highway Safety Task Force annual spirit-free mix-off Dec. 19, 2019, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

Supported by business and community leaders, the event promotes a critical message of not mixing the consumption of alcoholic beverages and driving during the holiday season.

Guest servers representing local media outlets offered tastes of nonalcoholic drinks and encouraged tasters to judge the ones they enjoyed the best.