• The Lausch family — Brady, Caden and Ava — rocked the ‘50s theme at the 2015 baby parade in Lititz Springs Park, and took home the event’s grand prize.
    Fourth of July celebration in Lititz Springs Park is an all-day affair

    Lititz has been celebrating Independence Day in Lititz Springs Park for 199 years, making it one of the oldest consecutive community-wide celebrations in the United States. The first recorded Fourth of July observance in the park occurred...

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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  • Runners of all ages participated in the Fourth Annual Rock-n-Glow 5K. The Manheim Chamber has
agreed to continue to sponsor Rock-N-Glow in 2017. (Photos by Alan Johnson)
    Manheim runners are tops at Rock-N-Glow

      Despite the rain, more than 1,000 people finished the fourth annual Rock-N-Glow 5K in Manheim on Saturday evening. The race started at 9 p.m., and a finish list posted online indicates that 1,018 people completed the...

    • Posted June 8, 2016
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  • Warwick High School Science Fair overall winners (left to right)
were Maddie Harmes, Champion; Brigham Rhoads, Grand
Champion; and Annie Rakos, Reserve Champion. (Photos provided by WHS)
    Science fair winner was inspired by his grandparents

    Warwick High School science students participated in the school’s Science Fair, held March 10 in the high school’s small gymnasium. An awards ceremony was held Friday, March 11, honoring the science fair participants with certificates and monetary...

    • Posted March 16, 2016
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  • Jon Gosselin will be judging Lititz chili at Fire & Ice.
    Reality TV celebrity Jon Gosselin to judge Lititz chili

    Chameleon owner Holly Love will also weigh in Lititz Fire & Ice Festival organizers recently announced not one, but two, celebrity judges for this year’s Chili Cook-Off, set for Feb. 13, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.,...

    • Posted January 20, 2016
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    MCHS named to Super Bowl High School Honor Roll

      Manheim Central alum Dan Kreider was a fullback for the Pittsburgh Steelers, and earned a Super Bowl ring in 2006. Recently, Manheim Central received a letter from Roger Goodell, commissioner of the NFL, telling them that...

    • Posted January 20, 2016
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    What are you doing New Year’s Eve?

      Sutter party to raise funds for Lititz projects The Lititz Women of Today are offering everyone the opportunity to shake off the chill of winter and dance the night away, while welcoming the New Year in...

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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    Local New Year’s Eve party to raise funds for Lititz projects

    What are you doing Dec. 31? The Lititz Women of Today are offering everyone the opportunity to shake off the chill of winter and dance the night away, while welcoming the New Year in style. The organization...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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    There’s no place like Lititz for the holidays

    The stars are up on the downtown lamp posts. Thanksgiving meals will soon be eaten. Shops are already hauling out the holly. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Over the next few weeks, Lititz will...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • The Christmas tree in historic Market Square will be lit during a
ceremony on Dec. 5 at 5 p.m
    Have a holly, jolly Manheim Christmas

    Manheim rings in the holiday season Dec. 4 through 6 with a cornucopia of activities for all ages, ranging from a Holiday Tour of Homes to a hometown Christmas tree lighting on historic Market Square.   Homemade...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • The Districts (standing, left to right) Connor Jacobus, Rob Grote, Pat Cassidy and Braden Lawrence,
pose with their friend and merchandise manager, Alex Beebee (masked), backstage at Milwaukee’s
Turner Hall Ballroom. (Photo by Geon Tillinghast)
    Districts will wrap up U.S. tour in Philly

      The Districts have had a busy autumn touring the United States The lads from Lititz have been everywhere from Cambridge to Portland — with plenty of stops in between. The group will be concluding its stint in...

    • Posted October 21, 2015
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