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Friday, January 21, 2011
Krystallynn Reis and John C. McCutchan

KThe engagement of Krystallynn Reis of Towamensing Township to John C. McCutchan, Staten Island, N.Y. has been announced by her parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Pat and John Reis of Towamensing Township. She is a 2006 graduate of Palmerton Area High School, and a 2008 graduate of LCCC, where she received an associate degree in business administration. She is currently a senior at East Stroudsburg University, where she is majoring in early childhood education. She is employed as a waitress at Sunny's Pizza in Towamensing Township.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Michael Christian Coscio, 443 1/2 Franklin Ave., Palmerton, and Colleen Elizabeth Hunt, 626 Mauch Chunk Rd., Palmerton.

Dennis James Schlicher II and Angelica Paige Delong, 4586 Timberline Rd., Walnutport.

Charles Paul Kern III, 697 Cherry St., Lebanon, and Tara Leanne Boyer, 974 Thompson Ave., Jonestown.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

ARACE A daughter, Ashlyn Jane Arace, was born at 12:44 a.m. on Oct. 29, 2010 at Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest to Sarajane and Tim Arace of Lehighton.

She weighed 3 pounds, 6 ounces and measured 16 1/2 inches.

Ashlyn was welcomed home by an older sibling, T.J., who is 4 years old.

Maternal grandmother is Barbara Koons of Lehighton.

Paternal grandparents are Judy Rush of Kunkletown, and Gene and Laura Arace of Pittstown, N.J.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Nicole D. Corby and Jeremy McCormick, 24 Main St., Middleport.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

The Panther Valley High School Class of 1986 is currently organizing its 25-year reunion in 2011.

Fellow classmates are invited to send contact information to Anthony DeGiosio at, or by mail to 540 Jefferson Blvd., Jefferson Township, PA 18436.

In addition, an organizational meeting for this reunion will be held at Kelly's Pub in Lansford on Saturday, Jan. 22 at 4 p.m.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Hall

Christine Knoblauch, Glendale, Calif., and Christopher Hall, also of Glendale, were united in marriage on Sept. 25, 2010 in the Marsh Chapel at Boston University in Boston, Mass. Officiating at the double ring ceremony was the Rev. Clifton Thuma and the Rev. Whitney Hall, sister of the bridegroom. The pianist was Ronald Knepper and the vocalist was Paulo Brasil, both of Boston.

The bride is the daughter of Elizabeth and James Knoblauch of Winter Park, Fla., and formerly of Tamaqua and Alburtis, Pa.

Monday, January 17, 2011

The Lansford High School Alumni Association will hold a reunion planning meeting at The Sports Zoo in Lansford at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 19.

Any interested graduate of Lansford High School is invited to attend.

Friday, January 14, 2011
Stephanie Ann Palko

Stephanie Ann Palko, a resident at Heritage Hill Senior Community in Weatherly, is celebrating her 93rd birthday on Jan. 17.

Born in 1918 in Plainfield, N.J., Stephanie also resided in Perth Amboy and Edison, N.J. Stephanie was married to her loving husband, Michael "Mickey" Palko for 30 years until his passing. She is the proud mother of three children, Barbara Davis of New Jersey and Stuart, Fla.; George Sawicki of Jim Thorpe; and Michael Palko of Florida. She is also the proud grandmother of five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Friday, January 14, 2011
Brody Philip D'Souza

A son, Brody Philip D'Souza, was born at 6:49 a.m. on Nov. 30, 2010 at Rex Women's Center in Raleigh, N.C. to Stephanie L. and Vijay T. D'Souza.

He weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and measured 21 inches long.

Brody was welcomed home by his older brother Gavin Thomas, 3.

Maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Dally and Mr. Thomas R. Lisella, all of Tamaqua.

Paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Philip D'Souza of Gaithersburg, Md.

Great-grandparents are Mrs. Alfred Reese of Mahoning Valley and Mr. Christy Lisella of Summit Hill.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Christopher Wayne Warner, 149 W. Ridge St., Apt. 1A, Lansford, and Audrey Marie Coady, 324 Ridge Terrace, Coaldale.