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Korean War

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Korean War veterans who served their country honorably may be eligible for a Certificate of Appreciation from the United States Secretary of Defense, according to state Sen. Pat Browne, R-16th.

Any veteran who served in Korea between June 25, 1950 and July 27, 1953, may be eligible for this citation, signed by the Secretary of Defense.

In order to receive the certificate, a veteran must submit the following information: veteran's full legal name as used on their military...


Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Emmanuel United Church of Christ, 1547 Chew St., Allentown, is having a brand-name basket and bear bingo Nov. 18.

Doors open at noon. Bingo begins 1 p.m. Kitchen will be open for lunch.

For more information or tickets, call Diane Kehm at 610-398-0258.

Parkland Lunch menus

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 by The Press in School

Friday, Nov. 16: Elem.: Pizza wedge or hot dog, spinach salad, mixed vegetables, chilled pineapple, cereal meal. M.S.: Big Daddy pizza or cheese steak on whole grain roll, spinach salad, steamed broccoli, assorted fruit, juice. H.S.: Baked ziti or meatball sandwich on whole grain roll, spinach salad, mixed vegetables, assorted fruit.

Monday, Nov. 19: Elem.: Stuffed crust sticks or whole grain bagel meal with yogurt, vegetarian beans, green beans, fruit ice, cereal meal. M.S.:...

'Almost Maine' to be presented Nov 9, 10

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by SUSAN BRYANT in School

Parkland High School theater students have been rehearsing to present their version of the play"Almost Maine."

This romantic comedy, comprised of nine short plays, is written by John Cariani, an actor best known for his role as a crime scene technician on television's "Law & Order."

"Almost Maine," centered of course in the fictional town of Almost, Maine, delves into the lives and loves of township residents one wintry Friday night.

"Almost Maine" will be presented...

Lehigh Valley

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Lehigh Valley residents have access to free discount prescription drug cards, compliments of the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce.

The Valley Rx card provides savings up to 75 percent on prescription drugs and is available to chamber members and non-members at every chamber office, at chamber events or cards can be downloaded at

The Valley Rx card was launched to help uninsured and underinsured residents afford their prescription medications....