• School for Manheim Central starts on Monday

    Students in the Manheim Central School District will be starting the 2018-19 school year on Monday, Aug. 27. “My vision for our learners at Manheim Central is they would be wildly excited about coming to school each...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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  • Manheim couple redeveloping former Bickel’s building into REO Manheim Marketplace

    The former Bickel’s Snack Foods facility at 51 N. Main St., Manheim, has been a beehive of activity since February. Manheim residents Bernard “Barney” and Suzanne Reiley are transforming the facility into the REO Manheim Marketplace with...

    • Posted August 15, 2018
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  • Ruhl Insurance celebrates 75 years as a family-owned insurance agency

    Ruhl Insurance Agency, 26-28 Market Square, Manheim, celebrates a milestone this year. The locally-owned and operated independent insurance agency is celebrating its 75th year in business. To help mark this business milestone, the Manheim Chamber is hosting...

    • Posted August 8, 2018
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  • The Manheim Project provides assistance to local families

    Volunteers wearing blue Manheim Project t-shirts were a familiar sight in Manheim Borough and parts of Rapho and Penn Townships from July 23 through 31. Even a rainy week that dumped nearly 12 inches of rain on...

    • Posted August 1, 2018
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  • 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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