• Hear ye! Hear ye! The Ren Faire cometh on Aug. 4!

    The Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire kicks off its 2018 season on Saturday, Aug. 4, on the grounds of Mount Hope Estate, 2775 Lebanon Road, Manheim. Get ready to live the excitement and adventure of jousting knights and royal...

    • Posted August 1, 2018
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  • Friday Knights at the Improv

    Each Friday “knight” from Aug. 10 through Sept 28, starting at 7 p.m., The Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire will be holding “Friday Knights at the Improv.” An improv troupe will perform feats of mental, verbal, and physical agility...

    • Posted August 1, 2018
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  • FoodStock rocks!

    The fifth annual FoodStock Music Fest was held Saturday, July 28, on the grounds of the the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire to raise money for a local food bank through a dedicated nonprofit organization with committed volunteers. A...

    • Posted August 1, 2018
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  • Aaron’s Acres summer camp experience includes community outreach

    Summer camps have become part of the summer experience for many kids. Children and young adults participating in Aaron’s Acres programs are no exception. The non-profit organization, which serves children and young adults ages 5 to 21...

    • Posted July 25, 2018
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  • Party with a purpose: Foodstock Music Fest slated for July 28

    The fifth annual FoodStock Music Fest will be held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, July 28, on the grounds of the Mount Hope Estate & Winery, 2775 Lebanon Road (Route 72), Manheim. Tickets are $25....

    • Posted July 18, 2018
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  • Name that school! — District seeks input on name for new elementary school

    Manheim Central’s newest elementary school is currently under construction. It’s being built on the site of the former middle school at 123 E. Gramby St. For working purposes, the school has been known as the Gramby Street...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • He’s been working on the (model) railroad…

    Manheim Historical Society summer open houses Summer is in full swing at the Manheim Historical Society. The organization hosts open house activities at the Manheim railroad station complex, 210 S. Charlotte St., and the Keath and Fasig...

    • Posted July 3, 2018
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  • Doe Run first grade class rallies around student displaced by Hurricane Maria

    Being the new kid entering a class in the middle of a school year is a bit daunting. Not speaking the language and being displaced from your home can make it even more challenging. Thanks to the...

    • Posted June 27, 2018
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  • Convert to Code celebrates first anniversary with coding workshop

    Convert to Code, an organization seeking to inspire middle school and high school students throughout the county to get involved with computer coding, will celebrate its first anniversary this month. Founded by Manheim Central Class of 2017...

    • Posted June 21, 2018
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  • Guns and Hoses benefit softball showdown

    The Manheim Borough Police and the Manheim Fire Department faced off June 13 for a benefit softball game. Although the firefighters had a strong start in the game, they could not hold off the police, who triumphed....

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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