All posts by Patrick Burns

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  • GS council to retain ten acres of Camp Furnace Hills

    The Board of Director’s vote was mandated by GSHPA’s insurance provider following significant storm damage to the property incurred in February 2017; and was informed by the research and assessment work conducted by the Long-Range Property and Program Planning Committee....

    • Posted August 18, 2017
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  • Lititz crafters among the 700 vendors at Rotary’s big show

    By Dick Wanner   Some 700 vendors and thousands of buyers crowded into downtown Lititz and the Lititz Springs Park on Saturday for the annual Rotary Club of Lititz Craft Show. There were tiny little earrings on...

    • Posted August 17, 2017
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  • Furnace Hills Camp may stay closed

    By Marylouise Sholly The Furnace Hills Girl Scout Camp faces an uncertain future after being heavily damaged by the wind storm that blew through northern Lancaster County last February. Located in West Cocalico and Clay townships, the...

    • Posted August 17, 2017
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  • School district adds new teachers

      Previously terminated science teacher is reinstated By Laura Knowles With the start of the 2017-18 school year nearly three weeks away, the Warwick School District is gearing up for Sept. 6. At the Aug. 15 meeting...

    • Posted August 17, 2017
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  • It’s tobacco harvest time in Lancaster County

      By Art Petrosemolo The tobacco leaves are turning yellow-gold quickly and thousands of acres of the cash crop are being harvested throughout Lancaster County. Tobacco harvest is very labor intensive, as despite modern technology, many farmers...

    • Posted August 17, 2017
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  • Become a Lititz Police Officer

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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  • Dog owner found

    http ****UPDATE*****  Owner was located. These three dogs were located inside a vehicle in the 1st block of East Main Street.  If anyone knows who the owner(s) are, please have them contact the station at (717)626-6393 or...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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  • A new vision for downtown Lititz

    Borough council will vote on zoning changes next week A decade ago, Lititz officials wrestled over an escalating parking shortage while crafting the borough’s downtown municipal plan. But that’s not necessarily the case today, said Elijah Yearick,...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • Fireworks will return to park in 2018

    Safety codes require 70 feet of clearance per inch of shell. The Lititz July 4th fireworks show uses shells up to six inches requiring 420 feet of clearance from an active roadway, an occupied building or any...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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  • Plans unveiled for former Wilbur complex

    Preliminary plans for the former Wilbur Chocolate plant in downtown Lititz includes a boutique hotel and luxury apartments facing the picturesque Lititz Springs Park   By Patrick Burns After more than a year in suspense, the new...

    • Posted May 24, 2017
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