Annalise Barner

SV Senior, Annalise Barner, Hopes to be LLS ‘Student of the Year’

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Saucon Valley senior Annalise Barner is hoping to be recognized as the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of the Greater Lehigh Valley’s local “Student of the Year.” Barner said that as Student of the Year she will represent both the organization’s and her community’s values, but she also has a more personal reason for seeking the honor.

Hellertown Library

Letter: The Hellertown Area Library Needs Your Help

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Friends of the Hellertown Area Library president Larry O’Donnell says community support is needed to help keep the library’s resources and programs available to Lower Saucon Township residents.

Tom Scalici Sacred Heart

St. Luke’s Sacred Heart Celebrates 1st Anniversary (Sponsored)

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The historic Vault 634—an embodiment of the spirit and progression of the city of Allentown—was the perfect venue to commemorate the first anniversary of the St. Luke’s Sacred Heart partnership. The State of the Heart event held Thursday, March 21, drew a crowd of more than 150 supporters.

Hellertown Church Raising Money to Buy Water for Flint, Mich., Families

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In recent months the city of Flint, Mich., has become a national posterchild for urban environmental disasters and social crisis, due to the widespread contamination of its public water supply with lead. Since the contamination was first reported help for the impoverished city has poured in from across the U.S., and now a Hellertown church is part of the relief effort.

Group Wants to Found Saucon Area YMCA

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A group of local volunteers is endeavoring to start a YMCA in southern Northampton and Lehigh counties, after a need for one was identified and confirmed by a Greater Lehigh Valley YMCA community survey initiative in 2015.