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    Lions honor local heroes: Patriotic presentation planned during Flamin’ Dick concert

    Fourth of July in Lititz starts July 3 with the Lions Club Independence Day Parade, followed by ‘50s and ‘60s rock and roll in the park with Flamin’ Dick and The Hot Rods. The combination has become...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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    Lititz Independence Day: Schedule of Events

      Lititz’s big weekend is almost here. Two days of patriotic festivities start July 3 with the parade, and continues with a fabulous ‘50s theme in Lititz Springs Park. From Flamin’ Dick to funnel cakes to fireworks,...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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    Movie Night in the Park this Friday

    The Disney classic “Herbie the Love Bug” is showing in Lititz Springs Park this Friday night, June 19, at dusk. Movies in the Park, sponsored by Moravian Manor, are free, so bring the whole family and enjoy...

    • Posted June 18, 2015
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    Warwick SD Approves Tax Hike

    Editor’s Note: Our print version includes some outdated numbers regarding the district’s fund deficit. The following is a clarification on that matter:  The deficit from the Final Budget was approved with a budgeted deficit of $2,892,729, which...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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    Rock-inn

    Hotel planned at Rock Lititz Transporting talent and technicians from Taylor Swift’s Dassault Falcon 900 to Rock Lititz’s $7 million, 52,000-square-foot rehearsal-testing studio is simple. The studio is a shake, rattle, and a roll from Lancaster Airport...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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    Polo proposal

    Memorable moments from opening weekend It was a day of firsts at the opening of the 75th polo season in Rothsville. First on-the-field marriage proposal. First runaway horse and buggy. First dog show featuring service dogs, performing...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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  • A series of moving student addresses demonstrated the closeness of Warwick's class of 2015 during Tuesday night's commencement. This touching moment shows valedictorian Madelyn Class receiving a tearful embrace from class vice-president Will Howland as president J.J. Vulopas looks on with pride. (Preston Whitcraft photo)
     Emotional night for WHS class of ‘15

    Class heads class as valedictorian “Childhood ends at midnight,” announced J.J. Vulopas. For the president of Warwick High School’s class of 2015, the hours were counting down for him and his fellow graduates at Tuesday evening’s commencement...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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  • Teresa Trabal navigates the immense paella pan in front of Zest! during last week’s Taste of Lititz. The gourmet shop’s Valencia recipe was one of the many highlights at the community event. (photo by Laura Knowles)
     Tasty turnout

    Lititz may be famous for its tastes of chocolate and pretzels. On Friday, June 5, downtown Lititz celebrated all its other great tastes, like Spanish paella, pork barbecue, tomato pie, fresh strawberry soup, sesame almond crunch salad,...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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    Return to ‘Rock City’

    In August of 1969, at the time of Woodstock, peace and love, I was a combat infantryman in Viet Nam with the 199th Light Infantry Brigade, serving as a radioman in an infantry platoon. My outfit operated...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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    Witmer earns valedictorian title for Manheim Central’s class of 2015

    Each member of Manheim Central High School’s class of 2015 has attained some type of success, big or small, but valedictorian Brooke Witmer reminded her classmates to acknowledge the encouragement and support from those who have been...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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