• Oh, baby!

    The Manheim Farm Show Baby Parade is accepting registrations for contestants age seven or younger for this year’s baby parade. The parade will be held Monday, Oct. 9, at 6:15 p.m. Judging begins at 5:30 p.m. Registration...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • Remembering Flight 93

      Pleasant View provides ‘Food for Thought’ with 9/11 program Pleasant View Retirement Community’s “Food for Thought” series kicked off on Monday, Sept. 11. Appropriately, the topic involved 9/11. Tim Lambert, WITF multimedia news director, shared a...

    • Posted September 13, 2017
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  • First day at Doe Run

    Principal Art Paynter welcomed students with a handshake the morning of Sept. 5. Tuesday marked opening day for the newly-constructed Doe Run Elementary School, and the first day of Manheim Central School District’s school year. Parents can...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Whatever… he’s flexible: See comedian Jonathan Burns Sept. 7

    Pleasant View Retirement Community will host a free, family-friendly performance by comedian Jonathan Burns at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 7. The event, which is open to the public, will be held outdoors at Town Square. Pleasant...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • Open house at Doe Run Elementary

    Several hundred Manheim area residents turned out Monday, Aug. 28, for the ribbon cutting and open house at Manheim Central’s newest elementary school, Doe Run Elementary. Located at 281 Doe Run Road in Penn Township, the new...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • Creek Stomp explores what’s in the water

    Manheim’s Mummau Park buzzed with activity on Wednesday, Aug. 9. The park’s pavilion and the adjacent stream, Rife Run, were the hub of activity during the Chiques Creek Watershed Alliance’s annual Creek Stomp. An estimated 90 children...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • Co-working space and event venue opens in Manheim

    Supply, a Manheim co-working location and event venue, celebrated its opening on July 15. The 18,000-square-foot facility at 280 S. Oak St. previously housed Kaps Recon Center, but had been vacant. It’s been transformed into an airy,...

    • Posted August 16, 2017
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  • Manheim area churches lend a helping hand to the community

    Blue T-shirts emblazoned with “The Manheim Project” could be seen throughout Manheim Borough and in parts of Penn and Rapho townships the last two weeks of July. The T-shirts were the insignia of the nearly 400 volunteers...

    • Posted August 9, 2017
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  • Manheim’s inaugural National Night Out a hit

      Manheim Borough Police Department’s first National Night Out celebration was a successful one. National Night Out is a community building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make neighborhoods safer, more caring places to...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • Vietnam vet presented with diploma 52 years later

    James Funk thought he was accompanying Judge Jeffery Wright of the Court of Common Pleas of Lancaster County to a May 22 Manheim Central School Board meeting to discuss the county’s Veteran Court with the board. Instead...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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