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  • Making ‘America’s pastime’ possible

     Local veterans invited to Salute to Veterans event It has been said there is nothing more American than baseball. The national pastime has evolved with our country, with origins dating back to the 18th century. Its popularity...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Abe Buzzard of the infamous Buzzard Gang was in the news this week in 1924.
    1924: Abe Buzzard released from prison

    1934: Seeds planted for Lititz Theatre 10 Years Ago Thursday’s Record Express April 29, 2004 • School Upgrades – The Warwick School District officially opened its doors to community members to see the finished product of two...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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    Condition critical for Manheim man

     Motorcycle accident in Penn Township A Manheim man suffered life threatening injuries in an accident involving a motorcycle and a car in Penn Township April 26. The motorcyclist, identified by as Brian S. Miller, 45, of Manheim,...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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    Barn fire kills 37,000 chickens

    A two-alarm blaze at an Elizabeth Township chicken farm killed 37,000 birds Tuesday. The fire was at a two-story chicken house owned by Nathan H. and Veronica L. Myer at 125 Blantz Road. A fire official reportedly...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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    Pooling resources

    Members may or may not notice the changes at the Lititz Springs Pool once it’s opened Memorial Day weekend. But for the first time in its 50-plus year history, the pool’s administrative staff is made up of...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Tall Drill
    Bundle up

     Corbett’s five-year plan to fix structurally deficient bridges Workers on Monday drilled core borings to test the condition of the Rothsville Road bridge over Lititz Run. It is among 39 in the county included on a statewide...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Spring Thing returns to St. Luke’s

      St. Luke’s United Church of Christ, 222 N. Broad St., will be hosting their annual “Spring Thing” Festival on Saturday, May 3 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will include craft, business and yard...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • One thousand people participated in Sunday's March for Babies walk in Lititz. Photo by Kate Greenawalt
    One thousand walkers attend March of Dimes event

    March of Dimes held its annual Lancaster County March for Babies Walk this past Sunday on the Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center campus in Lititz. The event is a culmination of the organization’s largest fundraising campaign,...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • The Fun-est Toy Store held the grand opening of its second store in Brickerville April 11. Celebrating the “fun times” are (from left) store employee Leslie “Lester” Urban, store owner Melissa Palermo-Spero and Theresa Williams, a customer.
    More ‘Fun’ in store

      The fun times are just beginning for the Fun-est Toy Store as it celebrates the opening of a second store in Brickerville. The store held its grandopening at the Brickerville House Shops, 2 East 28th Division...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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