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    Shane Speal’s Snake Oil Band coming to Eicher

    Shane Speal’s Snake Oil Band will perform its distinctive, audience-pleasing mix of old-time blues and modern rock music on April 19 at 2 p.m. at the Eicher Arts Center, 409 Cocalico St., Ephrata Borough. With Speal singing,...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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  • Lancaster Symphony Orchestra conductor Stephen Gunzenhauser
    Lancaster Symphony Orchestra to visit Lititz on Memorial Day

    As Lititz residents, visitors, and friends fill the streets for the 2015 Memorial Day Parade and ceremony, they can continue the day’s commemorative events with a free, one-hour concert with the Lancaster Symphony Orchestra. Presented in partnership...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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    The Districts live on XPN Friday

    This Friday, April 3, at noon, WXPN 88.5 will feature The Districts on their “Free At Noon” show. The band will be broadcast performing live to a sold-out crowd at the World Cafe Live in Philadelphia. \...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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    Local actress in ‘Funny Girl’

    Allison Fund, of Lititz, is currently playing the role of Emma in the Dutch Apple’s rendition of “Funny Girl.” Fund is a veteran of several Dutch Apple productions. “Funny Girl” opened March 26 and runs through May...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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    ‘The Breakfast Club’ turns 30

    The Ephrata Main Theatre will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the release of John Hughes’ classic coming-of-age film, “The Breakfast Club,” with two Saturday showings April 4 and 18, both at 10 a.m. Released in March of...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • The action sequences and good-looking stars of “Insurgent” —
(left to right) Shailene Woodley, Theo James and Ansel Elgort —
did little to keep our film reviewer from falling asleep in his seat.
    Reel Reviews: ‘Get Hard’ and ‘Insurgent’

    Laughing myself to sleep Over the weekend, Warner Bros. banked on the idea that Will Farrell is still a major box office draw … and they won. Despite coming in second behind the animated alien Oh (voiced...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • lie Krushinski and Steve Kenavan compete in trivia every week at the Parkview Hotel. (Photo by Lenay Ruhl)
    See you at the Parkview

    Trivia and karaoke among the attractions at this historical gathering place In Lititz, the springs aren’t the only thing flowing. Directly across from the park is the long-standing Parkview Hotel. With drink specials throughout the week and...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Stephen Gunzenhauser will conduct the Lancaster Symphony
Orchestra when they appear on Memorial Day, May 25, at 2 p.m.
in the Warwick High School auditorium. The concert is free.
    Lancaster Symphony Orchestra to visit Lititz on Memorial Day

    As Lititz residents, visitors, and friends fill the streets for the 2015 Memorial Day Parade and ceremony, they can continue the day’s commemorative events with a free, one-hour concert with the Lancaster Symphony Orchestra. Presented in partnership...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • EPAC actors (left to right) Elizabeth Pattey as Violet; Susan Kresge as Barbara; and Ken Seigh as Bill;
in a scene from the Ephrata Performing Arts Center’s “August: Osage County.” (LNP photo)
    Fear and humor in the Midwest: EPAC stages ‘August Osage County’

    After every EPAC opening night performance theatergoers are treated to access to an after-party where the actors and actresses of the show mingle with the crowd. The venues rotate throughout the season, but there is always a...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • The Lititz Community Band, pictured here circa 1890s, when the bank was called the Lititz Military Band, has long been a part of the local culture.  Always on the lookout for new members, the band begins rehearsal April 13 at Lititz Moravian Fellowship Hall.
    Lititz Community Band seeking new members

    The 2015 season with the Lititz Community Band is about to begin. New musicians are always welcome to join the ranks. The Lititz Community Band is made up of people of many ability levels who live and...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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