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    Cache cab

    The following is an editorial depiction of Record Express reporter Pat Burns’ introduction to the Uber phenomenon:    I learned a little about the new online Uber ride-sharing service that launched in Lititz Friday but probably not...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Sampling the wares of Fish Brewing Co., from Olympia, Wash. (photos by Mike Shull)
     Beer Fest is back

    Borough council also discusses traffic safety for Warwick Woodlands development Lititz Borough Council played to a full house March 31 when nearly a dozen beer-lovers awaited council’s verdict on the second annual Lititz Craft Beer Fest. “Are...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • SPCA officer Jason Martinez removes carries  from a Rothsville property after a raid seized 19 dogs. (photo courtesy of SPCA)
     Habitual dog hoarding in Rothsville

    Dog law officers responded last week for the third time to a property owned by serial dog hoarder Barbara E. Dienner. The Pennsylvania SPCA’s action in seizing 19 dogs March 27 from Dienner’s property on the 800...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Outside the Spacht Snyder Funeral Home at 127 S. Broad St. are (left to right) Michele DeRosa, Chip Snyder, Doreen Snyder, Bill Spacht, Chad Snyder, and Jackie Adamson. (photo by Laura Knowles)
    Spacht Funeral Home sold

    Bill Spacht couldn’t be happier that his one-time competitor has purchased Spacht Funeral Home in Lititz. On March 25, it was official. Spacht Funeral Home is now Spacht Snyder Funeral Home. “I wouldn’t say that we were...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Attack Kobi Biemesderfer (21) races upfield with the Blue Streaks’ Griffin Schultz (11) trying to limit the Warrior’s advance. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Streaks rally from early deficit to beat Warwick

    For the Warwick boys lacrosse team last Friday, there was a silver lining. No, their 18-6 loss in a L-L League early-season showdown against Manheim Township at Grosh Field in Lititz wasn’t one they wanted. But Warrior...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • With the help of Ephrata Lions’ Club member Jack Forney (left), Phil¬lies’ legend Steve Carlton (right) signs a jersey at the Ephrata Card Show last Saturday. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Lefty talks

    In Philadelphia, there are few sports fans who don’t know of radio personality Howard Eskin. But his listeners would have been surprised to hear a tale that Philadelphia Phillies’ legend Steve Carlton shared about him last Saturday...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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    The Districts live on XPN Friday

    This Friday, April 3, at noon, WXPN 88.5 will feature The Districts on their “Free At Noon” show. The band will be broadcast performing live to a sold-out crowd at the World Cafe Live in Philadelphia. \...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Warwick’s Ian Harpel, a returning PIAA 400-meter qualifier, shows his elation after catching a Buckskin runner in the back stretch of the 4x400 relay and bringing home the victory in 3:37.9. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Warriors christen new track with win over CV

    Monday was a historic one for the Warwick track and field program. It not only marked their 2015 home opener, but the first time that the Warrior boys and girls competed on their new track inside Grosh...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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    Local actress in ‘Funny Girl’

    Allison Fund, of Lititz, is currently playing the role of Emma in the Dutch Apple’s rendition of “Funny Girl.” Fund is a veteran of several Dutch Apple productions. “Funny Girl” opened March 26 and runs through May...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Warwick’s Vanessa Strohm (right) pulls into second base ahead of a throw to Manheim Central’s Mackinzie Ward in the Lady Warriors’ 11-0 shutout last Friday. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Lady Warriors start 3-0

    If there was any question as to the quality of the Warwick pitching going into the 2015 season, those fears were lessened in the first two softball games last week. You see, the Lady Warriors were 14-7...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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