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    Is it Hot Enough for You?

    • Posted July 30, 2015
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  • Today’s staff at South Broad Street
    Kellers have been a Ford family for more than 75 years

    Back in 1940, if you wanted a Ford Coupe or a Ford Woody Station Wagon, the place to go was Keller Bros. Ford in Lititz. Marking its 75th anniversary at its 730 S. Broad St. location, Keller...

    • Posted July 30, 2015
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  • When Karen Trimble of Baltimore isn’t painting wine, cheese and bread, she’s teaching others the art of ballroom dancing
    Life as an artist is no walk in the park

    They are teachers and engineers, ballroom dance instructors and restaurant managers, advertising illustrators and body shop mechanics. The artists displaying their works July 25 at the Lititz Outdoor Art Show were not always artists, at least not...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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  • Steve Bartle flashes a smile after he and Sophie, a Shih Tzu, won the Owner/Dog Look-Alike category in the eighth edition of the Dog Days Dog Show at the Lititz Farmers Market on Saturday. This “just for fun” event featured 18 local dogs and their best friends. The Farmers Market resumes this Saturday at 8 a.m
    Canine clone

    The Lititz Farmers Market hosted its annual Dog Days Dog Show Saturday, and judges Jan D’Imperio and Laura and Matt Mandell had no trouble figuring out who Steve Bartle brought to the show — his twin of...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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  • Bomberger’s whiskey
    Local Distiller Changes Name and Plans New Distillery

    Faced with taking on the large alcohol distributor Chatham Imports and spending over $100,000 in legal costs to preserve its trademark claim, Heritage Spirits, producers of Lititz-based Bomberger’s Whiskey, have decided defending the claim is not a...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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  • The Lititz Public Works Crew as it appeared in January 2014, preparing for another round of snow plowing around 6 a.m. (Left to right) Shawn Carpenter, Chris Barnhart, Andy Garner, Tyler To - buren, former superintendent Gary Rynier (retired after 24 years on the job), Mike Schreiner, and Doug Minney. Garner and Min - ney were named co-directors of the department Tuesday night.
    Lititz Public Works Director Resigns

    Newly promoted co-directors are ready for the big craft show Six months after Jim Houser was named public works director for Lititz Borough, he resigned. He gave notice July 24, borough council accepted his resignation Tuesday night,...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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  • Despite the sequins and the racy themes, at the heart of it all, EPAC’s “La Cage aux Folles” is about
family and acceptance. Starring in the show are (left to right) James Barksdale, Ed Fernandez, and
Michael Duschl. (Photo by Marty Heisey/LNP)
    ‘La Cage’ is all about family

    Sadly, my relationship with EPAC has become a distant one over the summer. I missed “The Odd Couple” in June because I was on vacation. After being a part of EPAC’s Center Stage Summer Theater Camp for...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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  • Anderson Valley Brewing Company’s The Kimmie, The
Yink & The Holy Gose is currently on tap at Bulls Head,
but it won’t be there for long now that Michael Upton has
discovered it. (Photo by Michael Upton)
    Gose: salty beer is trending

    Those of us who grew up around hard working, blue collar grandfathers may remember something quite odd about those men who drank beers of yesteryear like Goebel, Schlitz, and Stroh’s. Salt. As a youngster, I remember sitting...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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  • Thou wouldst be a foole to not partaketh of the Faire! Purchase tickets at parenfaire.com. (Photo by Michael Fernandez
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    Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire opens this weekend

      The Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire will celebrate its 35th anniversary season with the return of King Henry VIII and Queen Catherine reigning over the mirth and merriment planned for their arrival. The festivities planned for the 13-week...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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    Bobby Wehner will perform at Farmers Market

      Singer/songwriter Bobby Wehner will perform at the Lititz Farmers Market on Aug. 1. He has been making music with various local groups for over 10 years. Wehner has written and recorded music of many styles, including...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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