• Bill Loercher
    Manheim Central Hall of Fame will induct six

    Six people who have made significant contributions to their communities will be honored during the 16th annual induction banquet for the Manheim Central Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame Day banquet will be held Saturday, April...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • They’re called “mud sales” because spring thaw often causes
muddy conditions. However, over the past few years, the Penryn
mud sale has run the gamut from spring like weather, snow, and
yes, plenty of mud. This year’s sale takes place Friday and Saturday
at the Penryn Fire Hall.
    Penryn prepares for annual mud sale

    Penryn is preparing for its 12th annual mud sale. A partnership between Penryn Fire Department and the Limerock Parochial School, the event will be held rain or shine on Friday, March 17, and Saturday, March 18, at...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • MCFEE trustee Dixie Winters (right), and husband, John, prepare tables for last year’s auction. This
year’s MCFEE benefit and auction is set for April 8.
    MCFEE Kids Count Benefit Auction set for April 8

    The MCFEE Kids Count Benefit Auction is planned for Saturday, April 8, at the Manheim Auto Auction, 1190 Lancaster Road, Manheim. Doors open and the silent auction begins at 4:30 p.m., with the live auction beginning at...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • Campers and counselors at Aaron’s Acres summer camp teamed up for a watery relay race last
summer.
    Aaron’s Acres plans to expand its presence in Manheim

    Aaron’s Acres will expand its presence in Manheim this year. A nonprofit organization that serves children and young adults with developmental disabilities, it will not only expand its summer camp in Veterans Memorial Park, but also plans...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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    ‘Les Mis’ opens Thursday night

    Manheim Central High School’s Baron Stage will present “Les Miserables” Thursday, March 9, through Sunday, March 12, in the high school auditorium, 400 Adele Ave. Performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. March 9-11. A 2 p.m....

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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    It’s almost time for the Penryn Mud sale

    Technology and Lancaster County tradition meld together perfectly at the Penryn Mud Sale. Penryn Fire Company No. 1 and Limerock Parochial School will host the 12th annual sale March 17, from 5 to 8 p.m.; and March...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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  • Kaley Yaeger portrays Eponine in Manheim Central High School’s production of “Les Miserables,” set for March 9 through 12.
    Baron Stage will present ‘Les Miserables’

    Manheim Central High School’s Baron Stage will present “Les Miserables” Thursday, March 9 through Sunday, March 12, in the high school auditorium, 400 Adele Ave., Manheim. Performances of the musical will be held at 7:30 p.m. March...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • (Left to right) Ken Hameloth, president of the Manheim Community
Library board of trustees; Stacey Gibble Barrick, president
of the Friends of the Manheim Community Library; and library
director Melissa Foltz at the library’s Library Lovers celebration. (Photo by Rochelle Shenk)
    One for the books: Manheim Community Library receives $470K donation

    Manheim Community Library made several key announcements during a Feb. 17 Library Lovers Celebration. “There’s a lot going on here,” said library director Melissa Foltz. Ken Hameloth, library board president, announced that the library has received a...

    • Posted February 27, 2017
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  • Chloe Phillips met Tim Shriver, chairman of Special Olympics, and U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy
DeVos during a launch event for Special Olympics Capitol Hill Day.
    Miss Phillips Goes to Washington

    Manheim’s Chloe Phillips had a two-day whirlwind visit to Washington, D.C., starting Wednesday, Feb. 15. The Special Olympics athlete visited Capitol Hill during Special Olympics 15th annual Capitol Hill Day. She was one of over 40 Special...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • Glen Parks (right), of Manheim, speaks with PA Attorney General Josh Shapiro about how he and his
wife lost $200,000 to a scam artist. (Video still from pacast.com)
    Manheim resident featured in scam awareness video

    The Office of Attorney General is releasing a video today that highlights the personal story of Glenn Parks, a Manheim resident who lost a large sum of money when he and his wife were duped by a...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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