• JoBoy’s will unveil its collaborative brew, Smoke IPA, at two allyou-can-eat
barbecue meals celebrating its one-year Lititz anniversary
on July 4. Pictured below, JoBoy’s co-owner Jeff Harless
(stirring) is at the helm during the brewing process, along with
experts from DuClaw and Heavy Seas. (Photos provided by JoBoy's)
    Stop, collaborate, and listen: JoBoy’s will unveil Smoke IPA July 4

      COLLABORATION (col·lab·o·ra·tion) noun: The action of working with someone to produce or create something. Collaborations are one of the hippest things going on in brewing. A brewmaster meets this other brewmaster and they start talking. Next...

    • Posted June 30, 2015
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  • Disney Pixar’s newest offering, “Inside Out,” explores the multiple personalities that might reside
inside a person’s head, and represents them with animated characters. Michael Upton thinks the
plot is a bit cerebral for the kids, but perfect for their parents to enjoy.
    ‘Inside Out’: Kids’ movies with the kids

    I’m back where it all started. Literally, I’m writing from the place where I became overly addicted to movies: Farmington, Maine. I’d always enjoyed movies, even as a kid. It wasn’t until I was in college that...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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    Small fest, big crowd

    It couldn’t have been a more beautiful day for a beer festival Saturday, June 6. The second annual St. Bonifest, a micro-festival celebrating the beers of St. Boniface Craft Brewing Company, brought out hundreds of beer fans...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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  • SPY - 2015 FILM STILL - Pictured: Susan Cooper (Melissa McCarthy) races to stop a deadly arms dealer - Photo Credit: Larry Horricks  

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    ‘Spy’ and ‘San Andreas’: Cracking up all over

    After making one of the biggest clunkers in comedic history (“Tammy”) Melissa McCarthy is back. The television star of “Mike & Molly” has reunited with writer and director Paul Feig (“The Heat,” “Bridesmaids”) to take the top...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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    A toast to Lititz

    Naming Lititz “America’s Coolest Small Town” put the borough of 9,000-plus on a special map. After being awarded the moniker by Budget Travel, the community rallied around the idea and created a bit of a celebration, which...

    • Posted June 3, 2015
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    ‘Tomorrowland’ & ‘Poltergeist': The future is scary

    Disney is back to being genius. “Tomorrowland” opened for the long Memorial Day weekend, and although theaters were quieter than normal, the new Disney film — loosely based on a park attraction — locked up the No. 1 spot...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • On May 30, “SIP Wine in the Park” in downtown Lancaster’s Musser Park, from 3 to 6 p.m. Attendees can sample from more than 80
wines. (Image courtesy of Joycat Events)
    Something to wine about

    With what seems to be a new brewery or festival announced every month, it is obvious beer is king in this county. But there are some advances going on with other beverages in the area. So, Hop’in...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • “Monty Python’s Spamalot,” delivers humor in spades.
    A belly full of laughter: EPAC presents ‘Monty Python’s Spamalot’

    For most who know my father-in-law, Jake Law, he is the last person they would expect to see walking into an opening weekend performance of “Spamalot” at EPAC. Other than an unhealthy obsession with “Phantom of the...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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  • This Brew Pub Trolley definitely doesn’t stop in Mr. Rogers’ neighborhood. But it will visit St. Boniface
Craft Brewing Company, Black Forest Brewery, and Union Barrel Works starting at 6 p.m. on May 15. (Photo provided by Elite Coach)
    Trolley’n for brews

    Enjoy the ride to three local craft breweries May 15 Everyone knows the best way to get to any bar or brewery is not to drive; well, Bill Donecker has come up with a unique way to...

    • Posted May 6, 2015
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    ‘Furious 7’: for Paul

    Over the weekend, the latest installment of the “Fast and Furious” franchise continued to dominate the box office. “Furious 7” has now surpassed “Frozen” to move into the fifth position of highest grossing films of all time...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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