Hellertown Finance Author Will Sign Books at Bethlehem Bookstore

Hellertown personal finance author and financial planner Matthew Mellett will host a book-signing at the Moravian College Bookstore inside the HUB student union building on the school’s main campus, Monocacy and W. Laurel streets, Bethlehem, on Thursday, Oct. 22 from 2 to 4 p.m.

In an email about the event, Mellett explained that he will be signing copies of his second book, Capture Your Wealth. “Capture Your Wealth provides the game plan you need now to start building a life in retirement that is financially secure,” Mellett said. “Written for the millennial generation but helpful to all investors, Capture Your Wealth will help you evaluate your personal level of risk tolerance and teach you how to build a long-term investment portfolio that you can be comfortable with through market volatility.” Mellett has worked in the financial services industry for more than 30 years, according to his biography.

True Crime Author to Give Talk in L. Saucon

A well-known true crime author will present a free talk about famous murders and other scary subjects at the Lower Saucon Township Historical Society on Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 7 p.m. in Seidersville Hall, 3700 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bethlehem. Dr. Katherine Ramsland, who teaches forensic psychology at DeSales University, has published 56 books and more than 1,000 articles on subjects ranging from vampires to serial killers to famous murders. An internationally known expert in her field, she has researched and written about thousands of murders and has appeared on nationally-broadcast news magazine shows such as 20/20 and 48 Hours, as well as History Channel, Discovery Channel and A&E documentaries. Although she has written about famous murders from around the world, Ramsland is interested in local murders too, a press release from the historical society said.