- Spachts honored for years of service
- Lititz women’s chorus seeking new members
- MCFEE Family Breakfast set for Oct. 24
- Cavalcade of Bands set for Halloween
- The Rooster Crows in Lititz
- Art about town
- More Chocolate Walk stops revealed
- Lowe’s, Aaron’s Acres team to upgrade Manheim park
- Flying high for fun — for now
- Countdown to Chocolate Walk
The Benefits of Beer: Ambucs lead the way in a changing Lititz
In two short years, the Lititz Craft Beer Fest has become the signature event for the local Ambucs. “Without a doubt,” said Derek Hummer, second vice president of the civic club. “It’s a great fundraiser for us;...
- Posted September 30, 2015
Book ‘em, Donna!
The Lititz Public Library’s Fall Book Sale is in the books, and it was a banner three-day event! Retired librarian and current library volunteer Donna Hammond (top, left) said they usually make about $12,000 per book...
- Posted September 16, 2015
Newport Commons fire could have been catastrophic
Last week’s big fire in the Newport Commons development was Lititz’s second smoking-related fire in the past month. Local firefighters spent Monday night assessing the response, talking about firewalls, and reiterating the need for public diligence....
- Posted August 26, 2015
Discarded pipe tobacco cause of Newport Commons fire
Investigators have determined that discarded pipe tobacco in a flower pot on a second floor balcony was the cause of Friday’s fire that destroyed a row of apartments in Newport Commons. Twenty-one people from six families have...
- Posted August 22, 2015
Tails from Main
What do your elected leaders drive? When borough council gave the Lititz Lions the OK to shut down East Main for last week’s big car cruise, the wheels were turning. In addition to Mayor Tim Snyder...
- Posted August 19, 2015
Gone but not forgotten
Volunteers give new life to old cemeteries As communities grow, relics of their origins often disappear amid progress. This includes cemeteries. Take a Sunday drive through Lancaster County and you’re sure to pass a small family graveyard,...
- Posted August 19, 2015
The faces behind this year’s July 4 theme A colossal community event like Lititz’s Fourth of July weekend has many facets, from parades to queens to fireworks, and there’s a local story behind each. But one name...
- Posted June 30, 2015
Don’t rain on his parade
Criswell returns as grand marshal After a one year break due to bad weather, the Lititz Fourth of July Parade is back and will be held July 3. Bob Criswell was supposed to be last year’s grand...
- Posted June 24, 2015
Movie Night in the Park this Friday
The Disney classic “Herbie the Love Bug” is showing in Lititz Springs Park this Friday night, June 19, at dusk. Movies in the Park, sponsored by Moravian Manor, are free, so bring the whole family and enjoy...
- Posted June 18, 2015