• Smucker’s statement after House Budget Committee passes budget for ’19

    House Budget Committee Passes FY19 Budget Resolution   U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker  issued the following statement after the House Budget Committee passed the budget for fiscal year 2019, Budget for a Brighter American Future, by a vote...

    • Posted June 22, 2018
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  • Lititz Walk for PA Wounded Warriors

    The sixth annual Lititz Walk for PA Wounded Warriors (PAWW) was held on May 12, 2018, to raise awareness and funds for Pennsylvania Wounded Warriors, Inc., the nonprofit organization that assists Pennsylvania’s own wounded warriors. Recently, the...

    • Posted June 22, 2018
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  • Champions!

    It was only a few years ago that state champions Anthony Quagliata, left, and Nick Breznak played Warwick Little League at Wilbur Fields. The pair made history Friday as part of Lancaster Catholic High School’s first-ever state baseball championship...

    • Posted June 22, 2018
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  • Warwick SD halves tax hike; hires Schofield

    Soon-to-be-retired Lititz Police Detective Sergeant John Schofield, hired to a newly created security position It was a roller coaster ride as the 2018-19 budget deadline closed on the Warwick School Board. Ultimately, the board on Tuesday adopted...

    • Posted June 22, 2018
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  • Convert to Code celebrates first anniversary with coding workshop

    Convert to Code, an organization seeking to inspire middle school and high school students throughout the county to get involved with computer coding, will celebrate its first anniversary this month. Founded by Manheim Central Class of 2017...

    • Posted June 21, 2018
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  • Guns and Hoses benefit softball showdown

    The Manheim Borough Police and the Manheim Fire Department faced off June 13 for a benefit softball game. Although the firefighters had a strong start in the game, they could not hold off the police, who triumphed....

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • After fielding a ground ball at the hot corner, Lititz third baseman Zach Sherrtzer fires across the diamond for an out in the Odd Fellows’ 11-3 win over Conestoga Valley last Thursday. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Odd Fellows improve to 8-0

    For most teams, if their top four hitters in the lineup went hitless, it’s likely going to be a long night for their offense. Not so for the Lititz Odd Fellows on Monday night. With the bottom...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • Manheim’s Brady Cunningham keeps his eye on the ball as he connects for a base hit in Monday’s win over the St. Leo Lions. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Manheim VFW starts title defense with win

    The Manheim 10-&-Under baseball team cleared the first hurdle Monday evening in its quest to repeat as Lancaster County Youth Baseball League Section One champions. The 2nd-seeded VFW (13-3 League, 20-5 overall) outscored the 7th-seed St. Leo...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • Danny Cieniewicz, a former assistant for the Schuylkill Valley boys and Wyomissing girls basketball teams, will take over as the Warwick head girls basketball coach, replacing Janelle Garber. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Cieniewicz named new Warwick girls hoops coach

    For a long time, Danny Cieniewicz has had a passion for coaching. Its roots go back to his own basketball playing days while attending Schuylkill Valley High School. “High school basketball was the most positive experience for...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • Lititz’s Doug Bernardini (right) and his doubles partner Pat Musselman are shown with their gold medals after winning their division at the Pennsylvania State Doubles Championships earlier this year.
    National Masters champions: Bernardni & Musselman team up to win title

    Lititz’s Doug Bernardini is competitive by nature. A Division-One soccer recruit growing up in Queens, N.Y., he went on to play at St. John’s. Sadly, his college career was cut short due to a horrific car accident....

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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