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    Taste of the Town – March 27, 2014 Edition

    Who’s ready for spring? Fiorentino’s is looking forward to spring and summer with fresh salads, grilled vegetables, tasty pasta dishes, innovative sandwiches, refreshing beverages and an all-new rain or-shine patio deck. The patio has been so popular...

    • Posted March 28, 2014
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  • Junior midfielder Jamie Martin navigates in traffic for the Warwick girls lacrosse team against Cocalico in its Section One opener on Monday. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
  • Cigars were once Lititz’s top industry and the practice of licking the final product, odd by today’s standards, was apparently common practiceat one time. Hygiene prevailed in 1914. This photo shows the former Evans cigar factory on North Broad Street.
  • Pfc. Richard J. Neidermyer of Lititz was killed in action in 1944.
    1944: Local soldier killed in Italy

    1914: Practice of ‘cigar licking’ prohibited 10 Years Ago Click to see slideshow Thursday’s Record Express March 25, 2004 • Spring Cleaning – Saturday was the first day of spring. For some, the best way to celebrate...

    • Posted March 28, 2014
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  • Michael C. Upton
    Putting the ale in India

    Many moons ago, the world was a much different place. Ice did not simply fall out of a machine attached to your upright freezer door. An army did not zip across the world in hours via jet...

    • Posted March 27, 2014
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  • ‘Grease’ not as family-friendly as touted

    Editor, Record Express, Last weekend I went to see Warwick’s High School Musical “Grease.” As with all Warwick’s productions they are done with excellence (vocals, acting, choreography, music etc.) and this was no exception. I could tell...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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  • Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans

    Editor, Record Express, On Jan. 27, 1973 the document now known as the Paris Peace Accord was signed. This agreement was to end the war and restore peace in Vietnam. The last POWs were to leave Hanoi...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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  • Steven Seeber, Editor
    What’s new?

    In talking to Barry West and Jim Tribble this week, you realize that in every person you pass on the street, even in a small town like Lititz, there are amazing stories. How many of them are...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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    Drone home

    Chances are you’ve never heard of Waziristan or know that U.S. drones operate there. But Daniel and Marie Riehl, an electric-car-driving, 80-something couple from Lititz are on a mission to change that. On one level, they personify...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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  • Photos of the old Lexington Hotel are extremely rare. This ghostly image, perhaps the only of its kind, was published with Part I of this feature in the March 27 Record Express.
    Fast times at the Lexington Hotel – Part 1

    Let’s take a trip north of Lititz, to the Lexington Hotel. This property, which is located along Loop Road, stands about in the middle of what was once the original route 501 (also referred to as the...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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