• Design with a purpose

    In October 2006, tragic headlines captured the attention of the world when a man entered a one-room schoolhouse in Lancaster County and shot ten Amish school girls, ages six to 13. Five girls died and another five...

    • Posted November 7, 2018
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  • Behold the B-17 Flying Fortress

    Back in 1944, Capt. Woodruff Benson was a navigator on a B-17 bomber while serving in the Pacific during World War II. Nearly 75 years later, Benson–better known as Woodie–had the chance to fly onboard a restored...

    • Posted November 7, 2018
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  • A time to heal

    The outpouring of love, unity and support among Lancaster County school students wearing red to honor the victims of Friday’s tragic scene at Warwick High School, underscored an emotional week for the Warwick community. The heartbreaking, still...

    • Posted October 31, 2018
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  • Lititz Borough Council reflects on Oct. 26 accident

    It was a somber gathering for Lititz Borough Council on Tuesday, Oct. 30. Four days after car accident with fatalities on Oct. 26 in front of Warwick High School, council members were visibly shaken by the tragedy....

    • Posted October 31, 2018
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  • Polls open Tuesday

    The final weeks of local political campaigning leading to the Tuesday, Nov. 6 general election featured a star-powered D.C. visit and a raucous final debate between foes running in the 11th Congressional District. Though some polls say...

    • Posted October 31, 2018
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  • Lititz Kid-Lit Festival celebrates 10th anniversary Nov. 10

    Aaron’s Books recently announced that the 2018 Lititz Kid-Lit Festival. Featuring, authors and illustrators of best-selling books for kids of all ages, will be held Saturday, Nov. 10 at Linden Hall School for Girls, 212 E. Main...

    • Posted October 31, 2018
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  • Two local FFA teens prepare for PA Farm Show

    FFA members Jeremiah Snyder, Manheim, and Danielle Oberholtzer, Ephrata, have spent the summer down on the farm — literally. Jeremiah, 16, and Danielle, 19, raised goats and sheep for the fall fair circuit and farm shows in...

    • Posted October 31, 2018
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  • Fight Hunger at Lititz Empty Bowls

    On Sunday, Nov. 4, St. Paul Lutheran Church will host the second annual Lititz Empty Bowls Dinner at Rock Lititz Pod 2 from 5 to 7 p.m. More than 15 local restaurants and businesses will be there...

    • Posted October 24, 2018
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  • Choi will speak at Parkinson’s symposium

    A day of inspiration and information will be presented Nov. 17 by Parkinson’s Circle of Care Alliance. The event will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Emerald Foundation, 2120 Oregon Pike, Lancaster. Jimmy...

    • Posted October 24, 2018
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  • County-wide Trick or Trick is October 31

    The following information was submitted by Chief William Harvey of the Ephrata Police Department. Lancaster County-wide Trick-or-Treat is Wednesday, Oct. 31 from 6 to 8 p.m. Here are a few safety tips that can ensure safe fun...

    • Posted October 24, 2018
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