• Despite the sequins and the racy themes, at the heart of it all, EPAC’s “La Cage aux Folles” is about
family and acceptance. Starring in the show are (left to right) James Barksdale, Ed Fernandez, and
Michael Duschl. (Photo by Marty Heisey/LNP)
    ‘La Cage’ is all about family

    Sadly, my relationship with EPAC has become a distant one over the summer. I missed “The Odd Couple” in June because I was on vacation. After being a part of EPAC’s Center Stage Summer Theater Camp for...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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  • Anderson Valley Brewing Company’s The Kimmie, The
Yink & The Holy Gose is currently on tap at Bulls Head,
but it won’t be there for long now that Michael Upton has
discovered it. (Photo by Michael Upton)
    Gose: salty beer is trending

    Those of us who grew up around hard working, blue collar grandfathers may remember something quite odd about those men who drank beers of yesteryear like Goebel, Schlitz, and Stroh’s. Salt. As a youngster, I remember sitting...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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    Bobby Wehner will perform at Farmers Market

      Singer/songwriter Bobby Wehner will perform at the Lititz Farmers Market on Aug. 1. He has been making music with various local groups for over 10 years. Wehner has written and recorded music of many styles, including...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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    Ephrata Deck Crawl is Aug. 8

    On Saturday, Aug. 8, adventurous imbibers can enjoy their choice of a Siesta Tour or Sunset Tour of various “decks” in Ephrata. The cost of a ticket is $35. No driving is needed, as participants are shuttled...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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    Car Cruise is Aug. 12

    The Lititz Lions Club will host its annual Car Cruise on Wednesday, Aug. 12, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., on Main Street. The event is held rain or shine. The show will feature more than 200 vehicles,...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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  • Talley-ho hunt-themed tailgaters Gary and Gina D’amaro, James and Marianne Reiger. (Photos by Laura Knowles)
    Toast of the tailgaters

    Polo parties include watermelon margaritas and Macedonian baklava It was a toasty day for a tailgate at the Rothsville polo grounds. With temperatures inching into the high 90s on Sunday, it was a challenge for Mark Stickler...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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    Unum returns to Farmers Market this Saturday

    Unum will be performing at the Lititz Farmers Market July 25. Unum is a classic rock, blues and jazz trio comprised of three 15-year-olds who met in pre-school and began playing as a trio in seventh grade....

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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    ‘Forever Plaid’ coming to Lititz Springs Park bandshell

      Servant Stage Company presents the hit jukebox musical “Forever Plaid,” a tribute to the guy groups of the 1950s and featuring classic songs such as “Moments to Remember,” “Heart and Soul,” “Love is a Many Splendored...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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    ‘Trainwreck’ and ‘The Gallows’: Comedy vs. horror

    The intent was to see “Ant-Man” over the weekend, but after seeing Amy Schumer and Bill Hader on The Tonight Show last week I switched it up and hit the theater to see “Trainwreck.” The crass comedy...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Margaret G. Thorn’s watercolor, “Candy Bars,” was one of the many works of art representing 125
artists in Lititz Springs Park last year  (Photos by Melissa Hunnefield)
    Fine Art Show in Lititz Springs Park July 25

    The 49th Annual Lititz Outdoor Fine Art Show will be held Saturday, July 25 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine. It will showcase the art of over 130 artists, working in oils, acrylics, watercolor,...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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