- ‘Hello, Dolly!’ opens Thursday at EPAC
- ‘Somewhereville Station’ revisits the 50s and 60s
- Manheim Downtown Development Group will dissolve
- MC Art Show doubles in size
- Warwick students are tops at county science fair
- Science fair winner was inspired by his grandparents
- Lititz Community Band seeking members
- Warwick, Manheim Central musicals this weekend
- MCFEE auction, dinner set for March 12
- Benefit concert to support Veterans Honor Park of Lancaster County
Twilight hike is a little serenade
Eine kleine Nachtmusik at Speedwell Forge county park Lancaster County Park naturalist Francine Praught, with assist Kelsey Frey, a biologist who loves the slippery and slimy denizens of the woods, led a twilight hike Sunday evening through...
- Posted April 20, 2016
Local coaching legends selected for L-L League Hall of Fame
A few coaching icons had a bit of a reunion Thursday night, Feb. 11, as they were inducted into the Lancaster-Lebanon League Hall of Fame during halftime of the L-L finals’ game between the girls of...
- Posted February 18, 2016
Speedwell’s rebirth is a media darling, and a case study in legislative deal-making
It wasn’t exactly a media circus, but it was definitely a bit of a party Tuesday morning when the slow rebirth of Speedwell Forge Lake began. At about 11 a.m., a work crew from the Pennsylvania Fish...
- Posted February 3, 2016
Lititz auctioneer first runner-up in bid calling contest
Lititz native John Stauffer was born to be in the auction business. He grew up in it, and is now a key component of Stauffer Auctioneers, LLC. Is he any good at what he does? His fellow...
- Posted January 20, 2016
Versatek succeeds by treating everybody right
Every Thursday morning, Earl Furman walks through the many workshops at Versatek Enterprises, says “Hello” and “Thank you” as he hands each employee his or her paycheck, and schedules a time to meet with anyone who wants...
- Posted October 29, 2015
Flying high for fun — for now
Laws may curtail farm’s use of drone technology Kevin Rohrer is about as law-abiding a citizen as you’re ever likely to meet. He owns 140 acres of farmland between Manheim and Mount Joy and rents 200 more...
- Posted September 9, 2015
Meet Joe Jefferson
The charismatic announcer who calls the Rock Lititz races Joe Jefferson was THE standout performer at the 2015 Rock Lititz Bike Race and Block Party Sunday, and he didn’t have to pedal even once around the 0.8-mile,...
- Posted April 29, 2015
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
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
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