• Alan Parker, at JoBoy’s last week, is the oldest of the 18 chefs on the 15th-season of Fox TV’s “Hell’s Kitchen.”
    To ‘Hell’ and back

    Alan Parker, who hoisted the 2014 Fire & Ice Chili Cook-Off trophy, is a contestant on “Hell’s Kitchen” Lititz Fire & Ice organizers hit a home-run again in 2016, recruiting an impressive panel to judge this year’s...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • Robert Derck
    Lititz loses a legend

    He helped design some of Lititz’s most cherished landmarks as we see them today. He was a business and civic leader, actively involved in the Ambucs, Warwick Ambulance, Lititz Historical Foundation, Linden Hall, the Lititz Moravian Church,...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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    Lights out at Wilbur’s North Broad Street plant; building up for sale

    Wilbur Buds and the retail operation that sells them in downtown Lititz will continue, but workers employed at one of two Wilbur Chocolate plants in Lititz will be out of work when Cargill shuts down operations there...

    • Posted January 28, 2016
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    Was the Blizzard of 2016 a Lititz (R)ecord?

    Road crews in Lititz and neighboring townships have worked around the clock since last weekend’s storm dumped 20-plus inches of snow which winds whipped into drifts as high as five feet in isolated spots. Snow from Winter...

    • Posted January 28, 2016
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  • Municipal plows are expected to log significant mileage this Friday and Saturday
    Snow storm cookin’: Experts say we could get two feet, or maybe not

    Local meteorologist Eric Horst’s bold forecast Monday organized this weekend’s probable snow totals much like a restaurant menu. The question is how much will our bill be? Horst, and his staff at Millersville University, presented a “probabilistic...

    • Posted January 20, 2016
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  • This year’s Fourth of July logo has been created by Lititz graphic artist Bill Dussinger
    ‘Greetings From Lititz Springs Park’

      It may seem a bit early for talk of July 4, but planning for Lititz’s premier event is in full swing. And while the park may be known for its tall trees and cool springs, it...

    • Posted January 13, 2016
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  • Local volunteer firefighters play a huge role in our community, and their numbers are dwindling. Find out how you can help by attending an open house at your local fire company on Jan. 23.
    Fire companies plan open house to draw more volunteers

    Duane Ober and other area fire company leaders were impressed by Mount Joy’s one-day sign-up drive last year, which secured a dozen new recruits. A year later, there are nine still-active members from that dozen, which provides...

    • Posted January 13, 2016
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    Rock Lititz nominated ‘Best Rehearsal Facility’

    Campus expansion underway It’s been a very good month for Rock Lititz, which on Tuesday broke ground for its massive “Pod 2” building that will soon house firms providing systems and equipment used in rehearsals at Rock...

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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  • LR Biz Pork & Wally's
    Changes in store: What’s new and different in downtown?

    The new year in downtown Lititz will see significant changes amid its bustling business landscape. Pork & Wally’s Originally from South Carolina, Jenn Wolownik had looked for business opportunities in the area and decided on opening Pork...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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    Rock Lititz: Keeping it Safe

    Rock Lititz is hosting an event that focuses on the safety elements involved with putting together spectacular, jaw-dropping live shows. Today is the second day of the Event Safety Summit, a three-day safety conference and training opportunity...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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