• A bald eagle has been flying around the dry lake bed at Speedwell Forge as workers from KC Construction continue the $4 million project to get the dam rebuilt and the lake refilled. (photo by Dick Wanner)
    Eagle eyes keeping watch on Speedwell Forge dam work

    A bald eagle was keeping an eye on a five-man crew working the ground at the Speedwell Forge dam site Tuesday. The crew had canceled work the day before because slush fell from the sky. The project’s...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • Earl Ziegler is the king of the Crop Walk, having done the event every year since 1970. (photo by Dick Wanner)
    2014 Lititz CROP Walk is 44th for retired pastor

    A group of 10 people left the parking lot of the Lititz Church of the Brethren early Sunday afternoon, took a three-mile trek and returned to the church having raised $3,205 for the 2014 CROP Hunger Walk....

    • Posted October 22, 2014
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  • Not-so-happy trails in Akron

    Citizens turn out as council revisits issue The Akron Borough Council meeting started peacefully enough Monday night at the borough fire hall. Council President Tom Murray began by calling for a motion to award a contract to...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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    Aument wins

    Ann Womble, chairwoman of the Republican Committee of Lancaster County told a cheering crowd Tuesday night that the party’s nominating process works. Her proof was the solid victory by Ryan Aument, the endorsed candidate, over Gordon Denlinger....

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • Asia-Pacific news director Ted Anthony was in Lititz last week. (photo by Dick Wanner)
    AP editor talks life, journalism

    A funny thing happened as Ted Anthony prepared to move himself and his wife and two sons from Allensville, Pa. to Bangkok, where he will assume the job of Asia-Pacific news director for the Associated Press. With...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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