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Regional Police Beat

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Easton man

arrested for DUI

State Police Troop M Fogelsville say Steven Angel Werkheiser, 28, of Easton, was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol 1:20 p.m. Aug. 4.

Police say Werkheiser was driving a 2005 Honda Civic on Route 22 eastbound at Interstate 476, South Whitehall Township, where police allegedly observed him speeding, tailgating multiple vehicles, swerving in his lane and changing lanes five times without using a turn signal.


Upper Macungie Township

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by SUSAN BRYANT in Local News

Parkland Community Library will be hosting a night at the movies between 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Aug. 14 in the South Whitehall Building, 4444 Walbert Ave.

The library's Book Quest group for adults will meet 7-8:30 p.m. on Aug. 15 to discuss "Girl with No Shadow" by Joanne Harris.

New members are always welcome.

For more information about these events, call the library at 610-398-1361.


Upper Macungie Township will be showing the movie "Puss in Boots" Aug. 10...

Traffic halted

Monday, August 13, 2012 by The Press in Local News

A Penske rental box truck and a tractor trailer hauling steel I beams collided at the intersection of Grim Road and the Route 222 By-pass around 10 a.m. Aug. 13. The collision ruptured a fuel tank on the tractor causing a major fuel spill that helped feed a fire in the tractor section of the rig.

College Corner

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by The Press in School




student graduates

Morgan E. Snyder of Germansville graduated summa cum laude from Albright College at the school's 153rd commencement ceremony May 20.

Snyder received a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology and elementary, early childhood and special education.

College Corner

Thursday, August 9, 2012 by The Press in School


Allentown students

receive degrees

Ian Baxter and Adam Rarich, both of Allentown, were among the 121 students who graduated from Widener Law School at the school's commencement ceremony May 20.

Baxter and Rarich each received a Juris Doctor degree.

In addition, Baxter was named a dean's list honoree for his academic achievements in his spring 2012 semester.

Richard Roberts of Allentown was among the top 20 percent of his class and division...