September 20, 2014
High 9.7 - 12
Medium High 7.3 -9.6
Medium Low 4.9 - 7.2
Low Medium 2.5 - 4.8
Low 0 - 2.4
Pen Argyl - Sept, 2014
MTD: 1.03 Normal: 4.33
Alyssa Davison was among four seniors honored on Senior night at Bangor High School prior to the Slaters' match with Palisades. (More photos tomorrow) (Another photo below) Sbtt Photo Julie Poliskiewicz
Homefront Mural Dedication 11pm Today
The Heritage Mural Education Program at Totts Gap Arts Institute would like to invite everyone to attend the dedication of their newest mural, “Homefront”.
The beautiful 34’ x 17’ mural is painted on the side of the Pies to Die for Café and depicts World War II troops from all over the Slate Belt on the troop train at the former train station in Pen Argyl, PA.
Here’s what you need to know:
Heritage Mural “Homefront” Dedication Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 11:00 AM 2 East Pennsylvania Avenue Pen Argyl, PA 18072.
Come meet the artists and subjects in the mural, and hear history of Pen Argyl and the Slate Belt. Family members of those in the mural have stories to tell!
Limited edition prints and postcards of the mural will be for sale at the dedication. You can pre-order a copy online at TottsGap.org, or by mail with an order form. All proceeds directly benefit The Heritage Mural Education Program. See the mural process on their Facebook page.
1940’s Entertainment Provided by “Vicki Doney and the Stompers” Music also provided by the Bangor High School Chamber Chjoir. Special guests will be the surviving veterans and spouses portrayed in the Mural. There will be food, display of a WWII jeep, participants in 1940’s vintage clothing,
Photo ops for the public and a film booth for people to record their personal memories of the WWII era in the Slate Belt.
Free parking and shuttle service available at Weona Park.
Arndt's Annual rummage Sale
Come to Arndt’s Lutheran Church on Saturday, September 20th for bargains galore. Vintage jewelry, toys, clothes for all sizes, pictures, games, seasonal decorations, books, small appliances, crafts.......you name it, we have it.
Foods will be available for purchase: homemade jellies, continental breakfast, lunch, baked goods and beverages. There will be basket raffles to add to the fun.
The church is located on the corner of Bushkill Drive and Arndt Road in Forks Township, Easton, 18040. The sale is custom made for early birds; we open at 7 am and end at 1 pm.
Call the church at 610 253 3732 if you need more information.
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Pen Argyl's Lacey Hempeler (1) shoots for a goal, during their 6-1 win over Palmerton Monday at Pen Argyl High School. (More photos below) Sbtt Photo Larry Cory
The Bangor defense makes a big stop versus Salisbury Friday night at Paul Farnan Field. The Falcons pulled away from a 27-27 tie at half to beat the Slaters 54-27. (More photos tomorrow) (More photos below) Sbtt Photo Larry Cory
Erica Nicoletti was among the four seniors honored on Senior night at Bangor High School prior to the Slaters' match with Palisades. (More photos tomorrow) Sbtt Photo Julie Poliskiewicz
Bangor's Nick Kotretsos (10) head the ball goalward he is backed up Mat Koresh (20), during the Slaters' 4-0 win over Palmerton in a game played at Bangor Park Tuesday afternoon. (More photos tomorrow) (Another photo below) Sbtt Photo Julie Poliskiewicz
Pen Argyl's Amy Gennusa (7) ducks under an opponent's stick, during their 6-1 win over Palmerton Monday at Pen Argyl High School. (More photos below) Sbtt Photo Larry Cory
Bangor's Tyler Learn (9) tries to get by an opponent to get the ball, during the Slaters' 4-0 win over Palmerton in a game played at Bangor Park Tuesday afternoon. (More photos tomorrow) Sbtt Photo Julie Poliskiewicz
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Ask The Doc........
by Dr. Gary Williams, DMD
Well, it’s that time again! In most North American homes, the count-down is on for the beginning of a new school year.
It always gets me thinking about the great sampling of people we see in our dental office. From newborns to 90-somethings.
Last week someone asked me the question, “looking in the mouths of many 40 and 50 year-olds, what could have been different if health was addressed when they were, say…15 years old? The answer is a resounding, a lot!
We realize that we do have the opportunity and know-how to change the health future for today’s school kids.
In the year 2014 we have the advantage of all the research, learning, and yes, mistakes that have been made by humans, to learn from. And what does that information say?
Step in early (school age), and maximize every variable for success. Dentistry knows how to achieve a successful long-term outcome. Once dentistry, parents and children comply; we can change the future of your family’s overall health, for the better. Call a Dental Professional today, and change your future.
Cash Prizes for pumpkin carving contest and volunteers needed
Octoberfest this year will be held at Bangor Memorial Park on Saturday and Sunday, October 11th and 12th.
We are looking for groups to participate in the themed, carved pumpkin display. Maybe you own a business and you have a group of employees that would like to get together to carve some pumpkins to enter in the display. You can pick whatever theme you would like. You can search for ideas on the internet.
There have been some interesting themes in the past such as Harry Potter, classic cars, Toy Story, Elvis, etc. Do you play a sport? Maybe your group wants to carve pumpkins to show that sport? The only cost to enter is that you have to buy your own pumpkins. A group of themed pumpkins should have at least 6 or more in their display.
There will be CASH prizes awarded for the top 3 best group of themed, carved pumpkins. Prizes range from $100 to $25.00.
Our scarecrow making booth is in need of adult size small or youth sized clothing such as old pants and shirts.
We are also in search of volunteers to help in all aspects of the event. Volunteers are needed to help with selling tickets, collecting tickets at booths, running booths, helping to set up and clean up the pumpkin displays and working in the food stand.
For more information or to volunteer contact Sherry at 610-588-6894 or Debbie at firstname.lastname@example.org
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