• Police say stay off your electronic devices as “people compete for space and distance” during Thanksgiving travel season.
    Traveling on Thanksgiving? Police: “Stay off electronic devices”

    Here’s what you might want to know if you’re “Turkey-Trotting”  by Patrick Burns If you’re getting behind the wheel to travel over the Thanksgiving holiday, expect cheaper gas, increased police coverage, good weather, better navigation tools, and...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • Julie Sayles shows a map of the Appalachian Trail. She thru-hiked the entire length of it (2,168 miles) in six months and one week.
    Warwick grad thankful for Appalachian Trail experience

    The woods know how to bring out the human heart. Julie Sayles, a 2013 Warwick graduate, didn’t know what she wanted to do with her life. She dropped out of Temple University after her first semester and...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • An inspired force of volunteers teamed up Saturday to restock the local food bank in time for Thanksgiving. Among them was local Cub Scout Tristan Smith, who carried in soup and beans by the armful.
    Scouts collect nine tons of food in time for the holiday

    Like a well-oiled machine, hundreds of Scouts and volunteers stocked the shelves of the Lititz Warwick Community Chest with nearly 18,000 pounds of food on Saturday. It may not have been a record haul for the annual...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • Two sheep killed; at least three others injured overnight Wednesday

    A killer is on the loose in the Penryn area of Penn Township. An animal, likely a large dog, killed two sheep and injured at least three others overnight Wednesday, according to John Veylupek, a Pennsylvania Game...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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    There’s no place like Lititz for the holidays

    The stars are up on the downtown lamp posts. Thanksgiving meals will soon be eaten. Shops are already hauling out the holly. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Over the next few weeks, Lititz will...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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    Here’s to Fiorentino’s for Holiday Cheer

    The holiday season has arrived at Fiorentino’s at Lancaster Airport and that means it’s the season to enjoy festive cocktails, delicious food, movie fun and even Christmas caroling. Don’t miss the holidays at Fiorentino’s. Be sure to...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • Chuckie Magee got a visit from a very special man in red during
one of his many hospitalizations for pleomorphic bone sarcoma. (Photo provided by Beverly McGee)
    Project will benefit families dealing with pediatric cancer

    Beverly Magee, who lost her son Chuckie last year to undifferentiated pleomorphic bone sarcoma, is looking to brighten the lives of families struggling with pediatric cancer. “I have been thinking of ways to carry on Chuckie’s legacy,”...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • Alyssa Manley (right) battles a North Carolina player for the ball in the NCAA Division-One championship game on Sunday. (Photo courtesy of Syracuse University Athletics)
     Manley, Martin help Orange win NCAA title

      From the time the Syracuse University field hockey team arrived in Ann Arbor, Mich. for the NCAA Division-One Final Four last weekend, there was a sense of calm surrounding the players. “We just had this faith...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • Warwick running back Colton Miller bursts through a hole and prepares to give a stiff-arm to CV defender Cooper May on his way to one of his two TD runs last Saturday night. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     Warwick B wins program’s first-ever Red Rose title

      Despite all of its success this season, the Warwick B team didn’t exactly light up the scoreboard in the first quarter. “We’ve always started out slow for some reason,” coach Chad Miller said. Last Saturday night,...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • The main characters of “Shrek: The Musical” took a break from
dress rehearsal to pose for the camera. They are (left to right)
Michael Roman as Donkey, Taylor Luckenbill as Fiona, Preston
Schreffler as Lord Farquaad, and Bryon Smith as Shrek. The
family-friendly show will be performed at EPAC, 320 Cocalico St.,
Ephrata, Dec. 3-19. Tickets can be purchased at ephrataperformingartscenter.com. (Photo courtesy of EPAC)
    Shrek-tacular! Family-friendly musical opens Dec. 3

      Based on the 2001 DreamWorks hit, “Shrek: The Musical” has charmed its way into the hearts of children and adults alike. Adapted from William Steig’s 1990 book “Shrek!” this fairytale-with-a-twist features an exciting original score to...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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