• Manley reflects on Rio Olympics, sets sights on 2020

      A selfie with all-time Olympic great Michael Phelps followed by a 4-0 jump in Pool B of the 2016 Rio Games. It was a memorable start for Lititz’s Alyssa Manley and the U.S. Women’s Field Hockey...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Watching Rio brought back fond memories for Lititz’s 1976 Olympian

    The year of Jenner, Leonard, and Jonik America’s bicentennial was much more than a patriotic milestone for Lititz’s Marie Jonik Myers. It was magical. In 1976, 40 years ago, Myers, originally from Havertown, was an alternate for...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Neighbor steps up for disabled veteran

    Also, borough council hears how nostalgia is the ‘greatest threat to the public library’ A disabled veteran from Lititz made a plea to Lititz Borough Council on Tuesday to allow him to remove and replace a troublesome...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • A bank storyteller

    Lititz collector shares local memorabilia, and tales, at the Antiques and Collectibles show Lee Fry has been collecting Lititz memorabilia for almost all of his 81 years, and he had a stand at the annual Antiques and...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Warwick rising senior Rylee Derr (10), shown driving to the basket against Ephrata last season, gave a verbal commitment on Tuesday to continue her basketball career at Division-Two Kutztown University.
    Derr commits to Kutztown

    Kutztown head women’s basketball coach Janet Malouf got the telephone call she had been wanting on Tuesday afternoon. Warwick rising senior Rylee Derr, a Lancaster-Lebanon League All-Star who collected her 1,000th-career point last winter, gave Malouf the...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Lancaster Barnstomers’ manager Butch Hobson (right) and pitcher Pete Andrelczyk (left) were at Tomato Pie Cafe in Lititz for a meet-and-greet last Friday.
    Catching up with Hobson in Lititz

    In 2015, Lancaster Barnstormers’ skipper Butch Hobson put himself in the Atlantic League record books. Just before recording his 1,800th all-time victory, he overtook Sparky Lyle as the winningest manager in League history. A former big league...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Warwick quarterback Tyler Trimarchi
    Back-yard rivals prepare to write another chapter

    The lights will be back on this Friday night at Manheim Central’s Elden Rettew Field for the start of another high school football season. And for the fifth straight season, back-yard rivals Warwick and Manheim Central will...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Park Place Diner Has All Your Favorites

    Park Place Diner Has All Your Favorites The best thing about Park Place Diner is that they have all your favorite dishes, from appetizers to salads to entrees to dessert. You’ll want to start your meal with...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Arts, crafts and cars: A fun day in Ephrata Sept. 10

    If you like crafts and cars, plan to be in Ephrata Sept. 10. The 43rd Annual Arts & Crafts Festival and Car Show will take over the downtown area that Saturday from 9 a.m to 3 p.m....

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Heart of Lancaster craft show is Labor Day weekend at Root’s

      Summer may be ending, but Craft Show season is still in full swing. Those who didn’t get enough exposure to skilled artisans and their wares at the Lititz Rotary Craft Show, can have a hefty second...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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