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    Electric avenues: local Christmas lights shine bright

    Throughout the month, we’ve been asking readers to spotlight their favorite Christmas light displays in our coverage area. A nighttime drive around town shows there is no shortage of holiday spirit here. Here are a few that...

    • Posted December 21, 2016
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  • Members of Pleasant View Retirement Community's model railroad club (left to right) Harold Mummau, Bud Brown, and Don Newell, examine the indoor layout. This special holiday display is open to the public through Jan. 6. (All photos by Rochelle Shenk)
    HO-HO-HO (and O)

    Pleasant View model railroad club display open through Jan. 6 All aboard! Pleasant View model railroad club charms both the young and young-at-heart with its indoor and outdoor displays. The public is invited to view the displays,...

    • Posted December 21, 2016
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    What’s on Tap

    What’s On Tap Showcasing Local Micro Breweries Events, Craft Beers, Specials, and Weekly Drafts. Look for this section every other week in the Ephrata Review & Lititz Record! To Advertise on this page please contact your Sales...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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  • ‘Tis the season for seasonal brews, full enough of spice to rekindle the spirit of Christmas. Funck’s,
in Leola, is a great place to sample a flight. (Photo by Michael Upton)
    Christmas concoctions

      Spring and summer have their wheat beers and Goses. Fall brings beer drinkers Oktoberfests. But winter is the time for truly seasonal beers, those full enough of spice to rekindle the spirit of Christmas. Now, these...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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  • These East Petersburg residents and merchants have donated money and time towards the amphitheater project. They are (front row, left to right) Rick Price, general manager of Lancaster Toyota; Rob Allen, Lancaster Toyota owner; Kim Smith, TCG Advertising & Design; Kristin Troop, Wee Care Day School; (back row, l-r) Greg Bucher, Chancey's Pub; Jeff McLain, East Petersburg Mennonite Church; Conway Allison, Atomic Design; Steve Shenk, East Petersburg Fire Company; and Larry Prescott, Professional Design and Construction. Missing from photo are: John Wolf, Professional Design and Construction; Ken Heeter, Times Two, X2; and Connie McElwain, retired school teacher.
    East Petersburg amphitheater construction set for summer 2017

    East Petersburg Day recently announced that funds are being raised to construct an amphitheater in the East Petersburg Park. The amphitheater will be built in the summer of 2017. The cost will be around $200,000, with a...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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  • Fake snowfall didn't faze  Hannah Schmeling and Bricen Standish.
    Holiday memories at WHS

        Orchestra opens WHS holiday show The Warwick High School orchestra, under the direction of Ann M. Ahlers, performed four numbers to kick off the show “Holding on to Christmas…Embracing the Heart of the Season,” on...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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    ♫ Rock in the new year at the General Sutter

    Lititz Women of Today will hold its annual New Year’s Eve bash at the General Sutter Inn, 14 E. Main St., from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. on Dec. 31. Rock Lititz is sponsoring the event, and...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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    Send a letter to Santa… soon!

    Don’t forget to drop off letters to Santa before Dec. 17 at his downtown mailbox, located at the entrance to Lititz Springs Park. Elves from the Lititz LEOs club will be sorting and replying to every child...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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    Acapella voices will ring in the holiday season

    The Red Rose City Sweet Adeline Chorus, Lititz, and the Red Rose Men’s Chorus of Lancaster, both under the direction of Lori Jo Whitehaus, will be presenting a gift of holiday music — barbershop harmony style. “A Barbershop...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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  • The cast of Warwick Middle School’s “A Christmas Carol” are (standing, left to right) Jonah Lenahan,
Kendall Penkunas, Emma Walls, Ella Durbin, Andrew McCracken, Aaron Dickinson, Taylon Madison,
Magdalena Lutz, and Max Miller; (seated, l-r) Hope Davis, Raven Crouse, and Jasmine Minnich.
    Warwick M.S. will stage ‘A Christmas Carol’

    Warwick Middle School will present, “A Christmas Carol” on Friday, Dec. 16, at 7 p.m.; and Saturday, Dec. 17, at 2 p.m. in the school’s auditorium. “A Christmas Carol” is a classic tale that reinforces the gift...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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