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    Warwick school bus driver relieved of duty

    Under investigation for reportedly taking inappropriate images of adult female Lititz, PA – On Tuesday, February 28, 2017, Lititz Borough Police Department was notified about a school bus driver involved in taking inappropriate images of an adult...

    • 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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  • photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Lancaster County Storm Damage

    Lititz and Warwick Township dodged a bullet when Saturday’s 95 mph wind storm cut a nine mile path through Northern Lancaster County. Elizabeth, Clay and West Calico townships were among the hardest hit, with damage estimates reported...

    • Posted February 27, 2017
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  • 1919 photo of Eugene (left) and John Longenecker, standing next to the Road-O-Plane.
    John Longenecker and the Road-O-Plane

    When it came to being a salesman, from an early age, John Longenecker of Lititz was an “out of the box” thinker. Originally selling his mother’s cup cheese door to door, he later sold silverware. Then, after...

    • Posted February 24, 2017
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  • Rendering of the Rock Lititz Hotel by Arc One Lititz Partners.
    Rock Lititz Hotel: Designed to soften the presence of neighboring studio

    The “big black box” in the middle of the Rock Lititz campus will soon be a little less “intrusive.” At the Feb. 15 meeting of the Warwick Township Supervisors, plans were presented for the new hotel that...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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    Fire & Ice 2017 enjoys record crowds during unseasonably warm weekend

    Fire & Ice organizers say as many as 60,000 people attended the three-day festival Feb. 17-19, which opened with a relatively chilly Friday night block party and gradually warmed up as the weekend progressed. Broad and Main...

    • Posted February 22, 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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    Fire & Ice is finally here!

      If The Weather Channel is to be trusted, Fire & Ice weekend looks to be unseasonably warm — except for Friday night, when near-freezing temperatures are expected during the Block Party. This is great news for...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • Police before pool

    Possible state police tax makes supervisors wary of increasing contribution to Lititz pool Elizabeth Township was asked to commit to donating $2 per capita each year for the next 10 years to support upgrades to the Lititz...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • Marcello Medini with his wife Shari and his two young boys, Matteo (6) and Julian (3).
    Several openings on school and municipal governing boards in 2017

    The local leadership landscape is evolving across the “boards.” That is, top leadership positions will open in 2017 among the Warwick Township Board of Supervisors, Warwick School Board, and Lititz Borough Council. Lititz Borough Council President Karen...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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