• The Lititz Moravian Stars
    Harvest Hop this Saturday night

    The Lititz Moravian Stars will be performing songs that charted from 1958 to 1990 at the 10th annual Harvest Hop in the social hall of Lititz Moravian Church, 8 Church Square, on Saturday night, Nov. 5, from...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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  • Chef Tyler Upton serves James Harmstead, I.T. engineer from
Pottstown, a goat cheese, red onion and arugula pizza drizzled
with balsamic.
    St. Boniface rolls out long-awaited food menu

    Loyal fans and lucky customers got a treat over Halloween weekend when St. Boniface taproom began serving a limited — and excellent, according to customer comments — food menu. “We wanted to do everything in-house so we’re starting small,...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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    Darius Puff will speak at Eicher Arts Center

    Darius Puff will share his knowledge of and enthusiasm for his Lenape Native American heritage in a presentation for the public on Nov. 6 at 2 p.m., at the Eicher Arts Center, 409 Cocalico St., in Ephrata...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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    Ephrata man is ‘Magellan’ executive producer

    Producer Kevin Carvell has joined Arrowstorm Entertainment’s all-new science fiction space thriller “Magellan” as an executive producer. In this film from co-writer and director Rob York, after NASA picks up a trio of mysterious signals from within...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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  • Paul Ritz was one of the volunteers who took turns manning
the lookout tower north of Lititz in Lexington, and served as an
airplane spotter during World War II. Learn more about what his
job entailed on Nov. 19 at the Lititz Public Library.
    Netscher will give WWII presentation at library

    Lititz Historical Foundation will hold its annual meeting on Saturday, Nov. 19, at the Lititz Public Library, 651 Kissel Hill Road, at 1:30 p.m. After a brief meeting, the board will introduce local author C. Nat Netscher,...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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  • Both Warwick and Manheim Central’s marching bands will be
performing in the Cavalcade of Bands at MC’s Elden Rettew
Stadium this Saturday at 5:30 p.m. Manheim Central will be exhibiting
their 2016 show, “Revolutions,” an homage to the Steampunk
movement. (Photos by Alan Johnson)
    Baron competition to include 19 bands

      The Manheim Central Band Boosters will host the 15th annual Baron Invitational Band Competition on Saturday, Oct. 29, at Elden Rettew Stadium. Gates open at 2:30 p.m. This Cavalcade of Bands sanctioned event will showcase the...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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  • Ted’s College Diner was the hottest little spot in downtown Lititz in the late 1930s. This view is looking
west, across Route 501 and toward West Main Street. This scene has changed considerably
since then.
    Oysters on the square: Ted’s tiny diner was a big deal at Broad and Main

      For several years, oysters were the delicacy of choice at restaurants all over Lancaster County. Lititz was no exception. Many recall dinners at Bingy’s restaurant, while others may remember another iconic place that once stood at...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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  • Kurt (Drew Boardman) throws a punch at J.D. (Michael Roman) during Heathers the Musical.
    Bust out the teased hair and neon shoes

    EPAC presents ‘Heathers: the Musical’ The year was 1988. Radio stations pumped out Enya, Robert Palmer, and Kylie Minogue. The eldest Bush defeated Michael Dukakis in the Presidential election. Movie tickets averaged $3.50 … and “Heathers” hit...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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    ‘Jack Reacher: Never Go Back’ and ‘The Accountant’

    Cruise vs. Affleck I have to admit, I forgot all about “Jack Reacher. Reacher,” played by Tom Cruise, which first hit the screens in 2012 and brought in over $218 million worldwide. Reacher is the product of...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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  • The Shoreliners
    Octoberfest Dance Night

    St. James Catholic Church, 505 Woodcrest Ave., will hold an Octoberfest Dance Night on Saturday, Oct. 29, starting at 7 p.m., in their social hall. Polka and other varieties of music will be played by guest entertainers,...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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