- Oscar predictions: In my humble opinion
- Warwick bands will host winter concert this weekend
- Ring in the new year with pork ‘n’ kraut!
- Holiday memories at WHS
- Acapella voices will ring in the holiday season
- Lititz legend: Mourning the loss of Ron Reedy
- Beyond ‘Hearthside Hymns’ — The Marlene Hershey story
- Warwick stages ‘Animal Farm’ this weekend
- 5K fun run/walk will benefit Warwick grad
- Oysters on the square: Ted’s tiny diner was a big deal at Broad and Main
Breakfast in Brickerville
Baron Stiegel Lions keep winter bellies warm four Sundays a year Four times a year, in November, January, February and March, a crew of volunteers spends a good part of a Saturday setting up the Brickerville Fire...
- Posted January 11, 2017
Rothsville’s Christmas tree heritage
Christmas tree farming is a very slow kind of agriculture. Plant a tree this coming spring and you’ll have to wait until 2025 before you have a nice, marketable eight-foot blue spruce, Douglas fir, Fraser fir, or...
- Posted December 21, 2016
Permanent pole for Akron’s New Year’s Eve shoe drop
It was cold and windy Friday morning, Dec. 14, as a small group of Akronites gathered to witness the installation of a permanent pole to hold the town’s most famous shoe as it makes its slow New...
- Posted December 21, 2016
Scouts help replenish local food bank in time for Thanksgiving
Last Saturday, if you live in the Warwick School District, chances are excellent that a local Boy or Girl Scout hung a plastic bag on your doorknob. It’s part of the national Scouting for Food drive, an...
- Posted November 16, 2016
Voters step back from machines for a speedier tally
It may seem like a step backward, but Lancaster County poll workers this year were gently encouraging voters to use paper ballots. The reason, said Randall O. Wenger, chief clerk to the Lancaster County Board of Elections,...
- Posted November 9, 2016
Eric Wolf: stirring the local political pot since 1984
You may remember, if you’re old enough, the presidential election of 1984. Where incumbent Republican Ronald Reagan and his running mate, George H. W. Bush, were slinging all kinds of mud and scandalous invective at the other...
- Posted October 19, 2016
Stevie the Wonder steer finds a home in Clay
Fair sale proceeds donated to disabled Lititz boy Stevie may be the world’s luckiest and most blessed steer. Born blind on a farm in Indiana, he was four months old in July of last year when a...
- Posted September 21, 2016
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
Dick’s ‘gigged’ up
Friday, July 29, is the very last day you can upgrade to Windows 10 for free. What happens if you don’t upgrade? Nothing. Windows has guaranteed to provide upgrades to Windows 7 and 8.1 for the next...
- Posted July 27, 2016
Students do the heavy lifting for new pavilion at Speedwell
The dam on Hammer Creek isn’t the only thing getting new life as part of the project to rejuvenate and refill Speedwell Forge Lake. When the lake was drained in 2011, there was a picnic pavilion at...
- Posted May 11, 2016