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Wednesday, July 6, 2011
SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS

Members of the Lehighton High School Class of 1961 celebrated their 50-year high school reunion on June 10 at the Mahoning Valley Country Club. Those attending included: front row, seated, from left, Eileen Ohl, Valance Moyer Weidner and Nancy Hoppes Oswald.

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Penn State Cooperative Extension and the Master Gardeners are hosting a summer trial garden tour and program for home gardeners from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 16, at Western Pocono Community Library, Brodheadsville.

The program will begin with a tour of the PSU Pollinator Garden. The garden celebrates pollinating insects such as bees and butterflies.

Tuesday, July 5, 2011
Leah Catherine Hartman

Erin and Michael Hartman of Jim Thorpe, welcomed a new addition to their family at 3:22 a.m. June 10, 2011. Leah Catherine Hartman was born in Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network, Allentown, weighing in at 6 pounds, 3 ounces. She was 19.5 inches long.

Leah has an older brother, Tyler, 8, and an older sister, Sarah, 5.

Maternal grandparents are Ronald and Maryanne Hydro of Jim Thorpe. Maternal great-grandmother is Kay Bimler, of Jim Thorpe.

Tuesday, July 5, 2011
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Frey

Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Frey of Mahoning Valley are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary today. They were married on July 5, 1941 by the late Rev. Arthur P. Snyder at St. Peter's Church, Mantzville, where they remain active members.

Mrs. Frey is the daughter of the late Verna and Daniel Miller of Mantzville. Mr. Frey is the son of the late Ethel and Elmer Frey of Mahoning Valley.

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Christopher Lee Horn, 121 W. High St., Apt. 6, Nesquehoning, and Amy Lynn Lower, 73 Main Rd., Lehighton.

Nicholas Michael Samok, 508 Columbia Ave., Palmerton, and Sara Karen Mercado, 511 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton.

Trajan Scott Koerbler and Tori Marie Devlin, 52 E. Catawissa St., Nesquehoning.

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Q. I'm going to the doctor and I don't want to forget to ask him important questions. Any suggestions on how to prepare for this visit?

Whether you're talking to a family physician, a specialist or pharmacist, you need to know the right questions. My research turned up hundreds of possible questions. I narrowed the list down to the ones I considered to be the most significant. You can pick out the ones that apply to you. Here goes:

Family physician

What is the outlook for my condition?

Could relatives get this?

What changes will I need to make?

Tuesday, July 5, 2011
Kathryn Zerfuss and Andrew Kuder

The engagement of Kathryn Zerfuss to Andrew Kuder has been announced by their parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Nancy Zerfuss of Enola. She is a 1999 graduate of Tamaqua Area High School and a 2003 graduate of Elizabethtown College.

She is currently the research analyst for the Pa. House of Representatives.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Russell and Susan Kuder of Lehighton. He is a 1999 graduate of Palmerton Area High School and a 2003 graduate of Elizabethtown College.

Friday, July 1, 2011

A new support program called "Working Off Weight" is being organized. The program is open to anyone who wants to create, improve or maintain a healthy lifestyle.

Meetings will be held from 5:30-6:30 p.m., on the first Tuesday of each month, at Health Works Health and Wellness Center, located in the Carbon Plaza Mall, Lehighton.

The support group is free and you do not need to be a member of Health Works to join.

Friday, July 1, 2011

Dawn M. Potten and Ted M. Vanderkarr, 3 Center St., Kelayres.

Lyndsey C. Reigle, 639 W. Center St., Mahanoy City, and John J. Morgan Jr., 720 W. Center St., Mahanoy City.

Kaitlynne E. Fenkner, 339 W. Mahanoy St., Mahanoy City, and Adam J. Koback, 90 Crest St., Barnesville.

Amanda L. Kunkel, formerly of Tamaqua, and Raymond M. Kistler, 107 Applewood Acres, Clarks Summit.

Connie L. Kemmerer, 35 E. Hazard St., Summit Hill, and Jeffrey A. Reigel, 242 N. Lehigh St., Tamaqua.

Friday, July 1, 2011
Brody Daniel Boyle

John and Vanessa Boyle of Brockton, welcomed a new addition to their family at 4:52 p.m. May 16, 2011. Brody Daniel Boyle was born at Schuylkill Medical Center, Pottsville.

He weighed 7 pounds, 14.5 ounces. He was 20 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Georgine Wetzel and Michael Wetzel, both of Lansford.

Paternal grandparents are Kathryn and George V. Boyle Jr., of Tamaqua.