• The bitter cold may not be appealing to everyone, but it does offer moments of beauty for local photographers. This photo of Erb's Covered Bridge was taken over the weekend, between snow storms. (photo by Dennis Bicksler)
    Send me a letter

    I can’t believe I had to take the “s” off of our Letters to the Editor banner. Thank you, Steve Bartle, for sharing an opinion this week. Dear neighbors, I once again encourage you to participate in...

    • Posted January 28, 2015
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     Win $200

    What do you love about your local newspaper? Some newspapers may claim to be local, but the Lititz Record Express has been all about Lititz for nearly 140 years. Last year, the Record Express underwent a redesign...

    • Posted January 28, 2015
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  •  State of the union suit

    While the President and Congress continue to spew rhetoric, most of America is left in the cold. Get out your long underwear, Lititz, because the local chill could dwell far beyond winter if Susquehanna Bank is downsized....

    • Posted January 21, 2015
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  •  It’s so cold out…

    I haven’t seen this many teens since I chaperoned a prom dance. I’m talking temperature, not hormone-fueled jitterbugging to the latest Pat Boone ditty. I’m used to traffic delays behind Amish buggies, but sled dogs during rush...

    • Posted January 14, 2015
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  • ‘Mid the Turmoil

    Clean slate It’s a new year, a fresh start. It’s like being reborn; the potential is exciting. With this first edition of 2015 (I realize last week’s paper was dated Jan. 1, but due to holiday deadlines...

    • Posted January 7, 2015
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  • Karoline Kent, pictured here at the 2014 PA Farm Show as a competitor in the High School Rodeo, will emcee the opening ceremony of this year's farm show.
    Warwick student opens PA Farm Show

    The state farm show opens in Harrisburg this week, and Warwick High School senior Karoline Kent will join Gov. Tom Corbett and Secretary of Agriculture George Greig for the introductions. Kent, president of the Pennsylvania 4-H State...

    • Posted January 7, 2015
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  • PPL workers diagnose the street light problem in the first block
of East Main. The lights have been out since Thanksgiving, but
everything should be back in working order this week. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Lititz emerges from the ‘Dark Ages’

    PPL should have Main Street lights fixed by Thursday Downtown pedestrians have been in the dark since Thanksgiving, and borough officials were unable to shed much light on what has become a much-talked about public safety dilemma....

    • Posted December 10, 2014
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    Christmas Events canceled/rescheduled

    Lititz… In case you were planning to head over to the park tonight for the community tree lighting, stay home and stay dry! The Record Express just learned that the event has been canceled. “We decided to...

    • Posted December 5, 2014
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    Christmas is coming!

    Photo contest! Christmas in Lititz officially kicks off this weekend with the dynamic duo of holiday events known as Christmas in the Park (Friday night) and Merry Lititz Christmas (Saturday). And we want to celebrate by featuring...

    • Posted December 3, 2014
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  • Vote for the 2015 Fourth of July theme at lititz4thofjuly.com.
    Christmas is here and the Fourth is near!

     From ‘Mid the Turmoil a column in the Record Express Thanksgiving has come and gone, the downtown is all decked out, and the Eagles are in first. It’s time to tackle the Christmas gift checklist. But before...

    • Posted December 3, 2014
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