• 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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  • Brigadier General David E. Wood
    Candlelight vigil to honor POWs and MIAs

    Brigadier General David E. Wood will be guest speaker Every year since 1989, our country remembers and honors military men and women who remain missing in action or are prisoners of war. This year, the Lititz VFW...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Warwick School Board members (from left) Debra Wenger, Scott
    Whatever floats their boats

    School board members tested on the ‘four Cs’ One day before classes started for Warwick students, school board members got a lesson in the four Cs. At the board’s Sept. 5 meeting, a special voting session was...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Times have changed. Many members of Lancaster County's Plain communities are opting to have babies in hospitals instead of at home.
    More maternity care choices for the Plain community

    For generations, the Plain Community preferred midwives for maternity care and had their babies at home. Many still do. But in the second decade of the 21st century, there are more choices for Amish and Mennonite families...

    • Posted September 6, 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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  • Ominous clouds hover above Wilbur Chocolate the morning it was announced that the North Broad Street factory will close.
    Partial demolition approved at former Wilbur factory

    Borough council also OKs downtown rezoning By Laura Knowles Some compared it to a domino effect that would change the character of Lititz, while others heralded the forward-thinking plan to rejuvenate the now-vacated Wilbur Chocolate factory. At...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • Warwick, MC students return next week

    The week entering Labor Day weekend marks the return of school for all but two public school districts in Lancaster County: Warwick and Manheim Central. As usual, Warwick students will go back the latest in the county,...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • Enlightening: Don Kirsch can make a lamp out of anything

    The Antiques and Collectibles Show at Lititz Springs Park proved to be quite enlightening on Saturday. Not only was the park lit up with a menagerie of makeshift lamps, but there were lessons to be learned on...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • Help for Hurricane Harvey victim

    The heartbreaking media images of thousands of flooded residents in Texas continued to multiply since Harvey hit late Friday as a Category 4 hurricane. Glenn Grove, a former Lititz resident who lives in Humble, Texas, near Lake...

    • 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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