• Ron Reedy, pictured with his wife Brenda, was the grand marshal in the 2007 Fourth of July parade.
    Lititz legend: Mourning the loss of Ron Reedy

    “Lititz is the finest community in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.” This was the proud sentiment that occupied the mind of Ron Reedy when he was chauffeured through the streets of his hometown as grand marshal of the...

    • Posted November 22, 2016
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  • Photo courtesy of Mary Lynn Lavender Mary Lynn Lavender of Lititz delivered the invocation at Donald Trump's presidential rally on Saturday.
    Lititz woman delivers invocation at Trump rally

    He’s tall and gregarious. He was wearing a pink tie in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. And he wasn’t orange. Those were some of the initial impressions Lititz resident Mary Lynn Lavender had of Republican presidential...

    • Posted October 5, 2016
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  • 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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