• Keep an eye on your samples.  Humans are the only critters who love pretzels.
    Pretzel Fest: fun for a good cause

    Tickets still available for May 6 event Lititz has been the birthplace of pretzel bakeries in America since Julius Sturgis rolled his first “bretzel” in 1861. At one time, Lititz was home to six pretzel bakeries. Even...

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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  • The principal actors in Kissel Hill Elementary School’s “Wizard
of Oz” are Zachary Flaiz at Scarecrow; Kylie Heuyard as the Cowardly
Lion; Piper Hepler as Dorothy; and Xavier Flaiz as the Tin
    ♫ Kids Onstage! ♪

    They’re off to see the Wizard! Join Kissel Hill Elementary fifth and sixth graders on their journey “somewhere over the rainbow,” as they present the classic, “Wizard of Oz, Young Performers Edition” on Friday, April 21, at...

    • Posted April 19, 2017
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  • Lititz Farmers Market is switching to a new day and location this season. The market will be open Thursday evenings, from 4 p.m. to dusk, in the parking area next to the Parkview Hotel on North Broad St. Vendors of locally-grown produce are encouraged to sign up. Visit lititzfarmersmarket to find out more.
    Farm Fresh Idea: Market moving to Thursday nights, new location

    Who doesn’t love a stroll around town just before sundown? The new co-managers of the Lititz Farmers Market are counting on locals’ love of the gloaming to bolster attendance at market. This year, the Lititz Farmers Market...

    • Posted March 29, 2017
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  • Lily Brown and Tyler Hoover are part of the crew at Servant Stage
Company. Hoover is a Warwick High School graduate. Brown’s
family owns Ephrata’s Main Theatre and Lily’s on Main.
    Behind the scenes at ‘Little Women’

    Fewer people are going to the movies and theater these days because some think that ticket prices are too high. But what if you could see a quality production, and only pay what you could afford to...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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    Fire & Ice is finally here!

      If The Weather Channel is to be trusted, Fire & Ice weekend looks to be unseasonably warm — except for Friday night, when near-freezing temperatures are expected during the Block Party. This is great news for...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • Keep your eye on lititzfireandicefestival.com for the latest updates about the events of Feb. 17 through 20.
    Hot time in a cool town: Fire & Ice

        The 12th annual Lititz Fire & Ice Festival takes place Feb. 17 through 20 in downtown Lititz, Lititz Springs Park, at Warwick High School, and at Linden Hall School for Girls. The weekend is organized...

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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  • Arthur and Liz Woods
    Movie fundraiser will help couple adopt orphaned sisters

      Three teenagers from Lititz are hosting a very special movie night fundraiser, designed to help their youth pastor and his wife fulfill their dream of adopting two orphaned sisters from Central Asia. The film “A Dog’s...

    • Posted January 25, 2017
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  • According to the organizer, there were 384 contestants at this year’s Santa Run 5K.
    Manheim man takes first place at Santa Run

      Manheim’s second annual Santa Run 5K took place on Saturday. The event was sponsored by the Manheim Lions Club. The race began and ended in Market Square. Chris McCabe, of Manheim, was the overall first place...

    • Posted December 7, 2016
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  • The arrival of Santa and Mrs. Claus in Lititz Springs Park on Dec. 2 will herald the start of the holiday season in Lititz. (photo by Mike Shull)
    ‘Christmas in the Park’ kickstarts holiday season

    Merry Lititz Christmas on Saturday The signature stars are up around the downtown light posts; so is the crèche on the square. And Santa’s mailbox has already been set up in Lititz Springs Park. The first few...

    • Posted November 30, 2016
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  • Judi Dilloway (front, center) poses with some of her Bienvenue Salon & Spa team members. Shown
are (front row, left to right) Kristy Poremba, Dilloway, and Ashlee Psenicka; (back row, l-r) Lori Gibble,
Lindsay Brown, Callie Ludwig, Ashley, Dohner, Courtney Snader, and Sara Miller. Not pictured are
Kaitlin Bos and Charlotte Vacca.
    At Bienvenue Salon & Spa, customer satisfaction is a team effort

    Bienvenue Salon & Spa opened in early August at 6 S. Charlotte St. According to owner Judi Dilloway, the spa is named after her grandmother. “The genesis of the idea to have my own salon began 20...

    • Posted October 19, 2016
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