Special Free Screening of “N.E.D. The Movie” Sept. 23 at LVH–Cedar Crest

Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) will celebrate Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month in September with a special screening of the award-winning film “N.E.D. (No Evidence of Disease) The Movie” at 6 p.m. on Sept. 23 in Kasych Family Pavilion ECC rooms 6, 7 and 8, located on the campus of Lehigh Valley Hospital–Cedar Crest. The event is free and open to the public.

“N.E.D. (No Evidence of Disease) The Movie” is a documentary featuring six gynecologic oncologists who have been able to integrate music to fight the war on cancer. They formed a rock band in order to bring awareness to gynecological cancers such as ovarian, uterine and cervical.

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More Than 170 People Enjoy LVH–Hazleton Senior Choice Picnic in Freeland

LunchMore than 170 people enjoyed an afternoon of sun-and-fun on August 13 at the annual Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Hazleton Senior Choice Picnic.

LVH–Hazleton president John Fletcher was a special guest at the event, which was held at the Freeland Public Park Pavilion. Joe Lapchak, known as “the singing DJ,” provided entertainment, and several rousing games of bingo added fun to the day. Read More »

Walk With Us and Enjoy a Unique ‘Rock Concert’ This Saturday

RocksIf you’re looking for an unusual outdoor adventure this weekend, join us for a fascinating hike through Upper Black Eddy’s Ringing Rocks County Park at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 22. The hike is the latest event offered through Get Out! Lehigh Valley, a healthy outdoor activity program developed by Lehigh Valley Health Network and the Wildlands Conservancy. Offered throughout the year, the program’s events – led by a naturalist – allow you to explore a variety of area parks, trails, gardens and rivers. At the same time, you’ll reap a number of physical and mental health benefits, including: Read More »

Food, Crafts and Fun On tap at 54th Annual LVH–Muhlenberg Summer Festival August 19-22

16139_Summer-Festival-2015-DailyGet ready to celebrate one of the region’s most time-honored summer traditions. The Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)-Muhlenberg Summer Festival opens its 54th run on August 19 with food, fun and crafts. The four-day event will conclude on August 22.

The festival will again take place on the north side of the hospital campus near routes 22 and 378, in a location that allows for more space and additional parking.

One of the hospital’s largest fundraisers, the Summer Festival has raised millions of dollars during its history to support services at LVH-Muhlenberg. The very first festival was held even before ground was broken for what was to become the Muhlenberg Medical Center. Read More »

Valley Preferred Puts Two Cycling Teams in Top Four at Corporate Challenge – PHOTOS

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Two teams of cyclists representing Valley Preferred finished among the top four during the 16th annual Corporate Challenge at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Trexlertown last Friday night. The Italian pursuit-style race pits six co-workers against other Lehigh Valley businesses as part of a team-building event. Read More »