• Photo by Mike Shull. Volleys of rifle fire from guns representing many eras in American history served as a final tribute to those who gave their lives for our country.
    Memorable Morning March

    Residents lined Broad and Main streets, cheering for and waving to local veterans as they marched toward the cemetery. Young Scouts, both boys and girls, carried flowers to decorate the graves, instilling respect for the meaning of...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Jeff Bragg (left) and Matt Wenger perform on East Main Street during a Second Friday last summer. Wenger, and possibly Bragg, will be performing at Taste of Lititz Friday, June 3. Photo by Stephen Seeber
    Local folk: Familiar faces make Taste a treat

    Excitement is building for Taste of Lititz. The downtown celebration of local food, art, and music is a mere two weeks away. Among the local musicians performing June 3 is Matt Wenger. He’s been a familiar face...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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    Beach trip: Tickets for Lititz’s Fourth of July celebration go on sale Friday

    Everyone loves a beach trip, right? This summer, Lititz residents won’t have to travel too far for a classic boardwalk experience. It’s the theme for this year’s Independence Day celebration in Lititz Springs Park. The Fourth has...

    • Posted May 11, 2016
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  • Chief William Seace (left) and Det. Sgt. John Schofield at the chief's retirement party, held at the General Sutter Inn March 24. (Photos by Stan Hall)
    Hail to the chief: Seace retires from Lititz police

    Chief William R. Seace will sit at his desk in the Lititz Police Department for the final time this Friday, and thus the curtain falls on a storied 37-year career in local law enforcement. Friends, family and...

    • Posted March 30, 2016
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    All eyes on Friday: Fire & Ice weekend

    Fire & Ice’s 10th anniversary in 2015 was a spectacular and overwhelming success. The daunting question for the past year has been, “How do you top that?” “For Friday night, it’s going to be the lights, and...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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    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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    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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  • Ready the snowblower, the big storm is coming! Or is it? Local forecasts, as of our Wednesday morning press time, range from a few inches to a few feet.
    With Uncertain Snow Forecast, Lititz Prepares for the Worst

    Talk of the approaching storm has been building throughout the week, and while no one knows for sure whether Lititz is in for three inches or three feet, memories of the Blizzard of ‘96 and the 22...

    • Posted January 20, 2016
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    Fill ‘er up! Speedwell Lake is on the Rise

    Local anglers and boaters will have a happy new year if all goes as planned at Speedwell Lake. The long-awaited refilling of the recreational attraction north of Lititz will begin soon, and should ready for use by...

    • Posted January 7, 2016
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  • Volunteer firefighters are on the scene during the investigation of a two-alarm fire at a Lititz apartment building Monday night.
    Inferno under investigation: Apartment destroyed, but firefighters save building

    UPDATE: Investigators announced Tuesday afternoon that the cause of Monday night’s fire was ‘improperly disposed of smoking materials.’ A crew of alert carpet installers and the quick response of volunteer firefighters may have saved an apartment building...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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