• The Smoked Chipotle Porter on tap at St. Boniface is the winning homebrew from the Lititz Craft beer festival, created by Brian Thomas, Jason Clement, and Will Meiser of Waterfowl Brewing. (Photo by Michael Upton)
    And the winner is …

    Delicious! The winner is delicious. I’m talking about the winner of the Lititz Craft Beer Festival’s homebrew competition. A Smoked Chipotle Porter created by Brian Thomas, Jason Clement, and Will Meiser was crowned king of homebrews during...

    • Posted November 19, 2014
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  • This year’s Ladies Night at Bomberger’s has a Hollywood-inspired theme.  Over 40 vendors will be on hand and a turnout of well over 600 women is expected. (Photo by Lenay Ruhl)
    Ladies Night at Bomberger’s: Hooray for Hollywood!

    If you are looking for a way to jump start your Christmas shopping this season, you don’t have to wait until Black Friday. The Record Express found the most happening shopping night in Lititz hosted by a...

    • Posted November 19, 2014
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  • Benefit planned for Clay Township home invasion victims

    Local bands will join together Nov. 15 at The Village in Lancaster for a concert benefiting the Simmons family, who were the victims of a violent home invasion in Clay Township in September. James “Jim” Simmons, his...

    • Posted November 15, 2014
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  • Lucy Shelley of Lititz intently watches her bingo card for the winning numbers. (Photos by Lenay Ruhl)
    Bingo is the game-o

    It might be a gamble, but the possibility of winning brings out crowds of people to play bingo in Lancaster County. On Sunday, Nov. 9, Akron’s Volunteer Fire Company hosted gift card bingo, an event held to...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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    Make-A-Wish benefit Dec. 6

    A Make-A-Wish benefit show will be held Dec. 6 at the Manheim Township High School. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show will start at 7 p.m. A Season For Wishes is the signature event for the...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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  • “Big Hero 6,” an animated feature about self-inflating robot Baymax (left) and young prodigy Hiro, was #1 at the box office last weekend.
    ‘Big Hero 6’ and ‘Feast’

    Big bot a big hit  I really wanted to see “Interstellar” over the weekend. I love space movies on the big screen and I am a Matthew McConaughey homer, for sure. As we neared the theater I...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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    2nd Friday in Lititz

    Historic Downtown Lititz is bursting with energy every Second Friday of the month. Each month downtown merchants announce great family activities and entertainment, free and open to the public, in stores and venues throughout the downtown shopping...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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  • Overload Junction performs the blues every Wednesday night at JoBoy's. (Photo by Lenay Ruhl)
    Blues and barbeque

    Local band Overload Junction will now play at JoBoy’s every Wednesday night, bringing blues covers to the new barbeque joint in Lititz. “If the house is rockin’, don’t bother knockin’, come on in,” vocalist John Brown sang...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • If wine and beer had a baby, it might taste like Grand Smash IPA, 
JoBoy’s newest creation. (Photo by Michael Upton)
    JoBoy’s unveils Grand Smash … and more

    For many years, beer aficionados and foodies have been making a case for pairing food with beer. Food pairing was once reserved only for wines, but those days are gone. Taking things a step further, Jeff Harless...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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    Lititz duo plans holiday concert

    Silver, Wood & Ivory, comprised of Tracy Dietrich, flutist and Cindy Wittenberg — two women from the Lititz area who play 19 flutes and recorders, piano, keyboard and Celtic harp — will perform their concert “Simply Christmas”...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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