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    Christmas memorabilia convention this July

    The 35th annual convention of the Golden Glow of Christmas Past will take place July 22 through 25 at the Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square in Lancaster. This organization is for collectors of antique Christmas memorabilia. It...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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    From NYC to Lancaster

    Hometown rock heroes on the rise, The Districts, followed their late night TV performance on Seth Meyers in New York City with a return to Lancaster County. Lititz photographer Alan Johnson captured these images during the band’s...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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    Looney Tunes coming to the big screen

    The Ephrata Merchants Association and the Ephrata Main Theatre will host a family friendly throwback event featuring beloved Saturday morning cartoons. On Saturday, Feb. 28, at the Ephrata Main Theatre, a special “Only in Ephrata; Looney Tunes...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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    Oscar predictions

    And the winner is… The Oscars ceremony takes place this Sunday and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will — along with other prizes — crown best actor and actress for 2014. Over the past...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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  • Jesse Baker (left) on bass and Justin Burgess on guitar.
    Fire & Ice entertainment includes dancers, live bands, and a spinning fire girl

    This weekend the Fire & Ice will transform the coolest small town into the hottest venue for live art in Lancaster County. With local music acts, fire spinning, dancing in the street and live ice sculpting, downtown...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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    Under the sea … out of this world

    EPAC presents Kids4Kids production of ‘Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr.’ This past summer the family and I headed out on our version of the great American road trip. We went to Asheville, N.C. for daddy (the craft...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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    Janoski will promote film on ABC 27

    On Thursday, Feb. 12, at 12:30 p.m., Sebastian Janoski (far right), from Lititz, will appear live on ABC-27 TV’s “Good Day PA,” along with Chad Scheifele (second from right), writer/director of the film “Natural Selection.” They will be showing a...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • St. Boniface regular Jeff “Chud” Faulds (facing camera, lower right) braved the crowds to get a few
celebratory pints. (Photos by Michael Upton)
    Happy anniversary, St. Boniface

    A steady stream of craft beer fans flooded St. Boniface Craft Brewing Company as the popular business celebrated its fourth anniversary Saturday. Barbecue, sweets, and music filled the Ephrata brewery while customers collected tickets to win St....

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • Chris Shinn of the band Live performs at the Lancaster Convention Center. (Photo by Marty Heisey/LNP)
    Eight miles south: Lititz residents didn’t have to travel too far for roots and blues

    This past weekend, the second annual Roots and Blues Festival took place in downtown Lancaster, with several Lititz residents playing a part in its success. The two-day celebration of music, organized by local promoter Rich Ruoff, brought...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • Hot Pink quartet presented an in-home singing valentine to Rose
Barr, Maytown, who was recovering from surgery. (Photos provided by Red Rose City Chorus)
    Have love, will travel: Singing valentines promote relationship harmony

    Have love, will travel. That could be the motto of a half-dozen quartets from Lititz’s Red Rose City Chorus that will spend Friday and Saturday criss-crossing Lancaster County and delivering singing valentines to people at almost any...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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