• Tax hike proposed by 7-2 vote

    School board final approval set for June 20 Two members of the Warwick School Board are not in favor of the 3 percent tax increase presented in the school district’s 2017-18 budget. At the May 16 board...

    • Posted May 17, 2017
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  • ArtsFest will have patriotic finish

    Three years ago the Lancaster Symphony made its premier appearance in Lititz. This weekend, they will be making an encore when the Lancaster Symphony performs for the very first time at the Lititz Springs Park bandshell. It’s...

    • Posted May 17, 2017
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  • Warwick School District anticipates $295,000 deficit

    As the Warwick School District’s 2017-18 budget nears final adoption in June, an update on the proposed budget has been presented. A summary of the current state of the 2017-18 budget shows that revenue is projected at...

    • Posted May 10, 2017
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  • School district anticipates tax increase

    The Warwick School District presented its preliminary budget report card at the May 2 school board committee of the whole meeting. The projected revenue for the 2017-18 budget is $70,766,134, while the expenses are projected at $71,633,474....

    • Posted May 3, 2017
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  • Elijah Yearick of Lititz Borough, Kelly Gutshall of LandStudies, Public Works director Andy Garner and George Biemesderfer of the Shade Tree Commission with two transplanted trees in the New Street Park.
    ‘Pay more attention’ Police chief’s advice to drivers and pedestrians

    Two pedestrians were hit by cars in Lititz in less than a week, and Lititz Borough Police are asking drivers to be more alert. At the April 25 Lititz Borough Council meeting, Police Chief Kerry Nye reported...

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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  • These German students, enjoying a day in Lititz Springs Park with their hosts, are wrapping up their visit here this week. The exchange between Warwick High School and König-Karlmann Gymnasium in Altötting started in 1989. (Left to right) Laura Merwald, Alexis Sheely, Theresa Schwarz, Tamina Hantschmann, Lauren Sabol, and Abbi Clauser. Photo by Laura Knowles
    PA Germans: Warwick-Altötting exchange going strong since 1989

    Lauren Sabol and Theresa Schwarz are sisters. Not blood sisters, but two girls with a special bond. Sabol is a Warwick High School junior who spent three weeks in Altötting, Germany, last summer. She lived with the...

    • Posted April 19, 2017
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  • Scholastic Writing Award winner Gabriel Crouch has been offered a poetry scholarship by the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. Ten years ago he was a 7-year-old cancer patient receiving chemotherapy treatments in Hershey.
    The soul of a young writer

    Cancer survivor will join classmates at Friday’s Mini-THON Gabriel Crouch is a writer who can climb into the souls of those he writes about, whether it is an aging widower who mourns the loss of his beloved...

    • Posted April 19, 2017
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  • The 1810 Leib house has been saved from possible demolition. Reid and Whit Buckwalter will move the house, built by a first-generation Warwick Township settler, to their nearby property.The 1810 Leib house has been saved from possible demolition. Reid and Whit Buckwalter will move the house, built by a first-generation Warwick Township settler, to their nearby property.
    Great move: Buckwalters step in to save Leib house; will relocate historic home

    The historic 1810 Leib house in Warwick Township will be moving. But not far. Thanks to a father and son, the 207-year-old brick farmhouse that once faced possible demolition is getting a second chance with a life-saving...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • Zach and Megan Butt with Matthew and new baby Caleb, who was born in a Warwick ambulance on Route 501 last week.
    Special delivery: Caleb Butt makes Warwick Ambulance history

    Caleb Butt was born on March 29 at the intersection of Route 501 and Lexington Road, just north of Lititz. If you’re wondering what hospital that might be, there is no hospital there. Caleb was born in...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • November groundbreaking targeted for Veterans Honor Park

    When organizers planned for the Veterans Honor Park of Lancaster County several years ago, they decided they needed to raise at least $300,000 to get started. With a generous donation from the Lititz American Legion Post 56...

    • Posted March 31, 2017
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