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‘The Song of Bethlehem’ Film Premieres at SteelStacks March 18

Thirty years ago, as a student at Syracuse University, Chicago native and aspiring musician Ken Goldstein visited the Buffalo area and got a glimpse of how the closing of the local steel mill in Lackawanna, N.Y. put thousands out of work and gutted a community. In the ensuing days, he penned a song, “Bethlehem Steel,” that he’s carried with him throughout his career.

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Two Rivers Roller Derby Celebrates Fifth Year, Announces Membership with Women’s Flat Track Derby Association

Two Rivers Roller Derby (2RRD), celebrating its fifth year, is proud to announce its apprentice graduation and acceptance as a full member league into the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association (WFTDA), the international governing body for the sport of women’s flat track roller derby.
As a new full member of the WFTDA, Two Rivers Roller Derby joins the ranks of over 400 all-female, skater-owned-and-operated leagues worldwide that have united to lead the sport of women’s flat track roller derby. After successfully completing the WFTDA Apprentice Program, 2RRD will now enjoy the benefits of full WFTDA membership, including the ability to compete in sanctioned games that qualify for WFTDA ranking.
Two Rivers Roller Derby 2018 Home Bouting Schedule
All home bouts played at Bethlehem Municipal Ice Rink, 345 Illicks Mill Road

Saturday, June 16 vs. Enchanted Mountain Roller Derby
Saturday, July  7 vs. Central Jersey Roller Vixens
Saturday, Sept. 15 vs. Jersey Shore Roller Girls

More dates to be announced.
Two Rivers Roller Derby is an all-women’s flat track roller derby league serving Eastern Pennsylvania and Northwest New Jersey. 2RRD was launched in 2013 to provide a positive environment for members to achieve their full potential in the sport of roller derby through good sportsmanship and athleticism. 2RRD strives to positively promote the sport of roller derby through teamwork and respect for one another, our fellow derby leagues, our community, and ourselves.
2RRD’s mission is to provide a haven of athleticism, sportsmanship, and fun in which to play the best possible roller derby.
For more information, please visit www.tworiversrollerderby.com.

LVU Wants to Know Your Favorite Local Songs

Here at Lehigh Valley Underground, it is our job to connect artists to one another. Just as important is our ability to discover new local music.

We’ve devised a way to make both of those things happen simultaneously — by having you tell us, for your peers to see, what you’re listening to!

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