• Gary Schreckengost
    From Fallujah to Harrisburg

    Schreck, local Democrats gear up for November Local Democratic candidates running in the November election converged last week at the Eicher Arts Center in Ephrata. The event was officially a fundraiser for Bryan Sanguinito who is running...

    • Posted August 12, 2014
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    Cruise of a lifetime

    A trip to the Caribbean transforms Lititz doctor into steel drum authority To most people, the hypnotic rhythm of steel drums conjures images of the Caribbean with swaying palms and ocean breezes. For Larry Murr, Ph.D., it...

    • Posted August 12, 2014
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    Finding my sea legs

    A yard sailing adventure Yard and garage sales may be the last bastion of old-fashioned commerce, bazaar-style haggling of wares void of the sticky hands of government taxation and regulation. Let’s hope our elected officials don’t get...

    • Posted August 12, 2014
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  • The endless journey

    Every day is a great day for grilling Grilled and grilling, but not grill; that’s what we use to enjoy the former. They are words we hear often. Grilled meats and fish, grilled veggies, even wood-fired breads...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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    Trapped by a trunk

    House loses to tree, but homeowner escapes with only minor injuries The little frame ranch-style house along the 200 block of West 28th Division Highway was no match for the 100-foot-tall tree in last week’s powerful storm. As...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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  • “Linkage,” by Patrick Seufert, received the Best of Show award Saturday afternoon.
    Paint by numbers

    125 fine artists exhibit in Lititz Springs Park Mitzi Hall waited on Saturday afternoon for the customer who would walk into her stand and be stopped dead in their tracks. “Art makes people feel,” she said, gesturing...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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  • Sometimes, when you want something done right you do it yourself. That's the approach Mary Read (center) is taking with her diagnosis of Young Onset Alzheimer's. She is pictured here with her sister Diane Shee and mother Mary Jane Howard. (photo by Merriell Moyer)
    Who cares?

    Young Alzheimer’s victim takes matters into her own hands “It was four years ago when I lost my job as a nurse in a doctor’s office. Every time I went into work I got yelled at, laughed...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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    Heart of Lititz

    Local hospital celebrates 10 years Quality care comes from the heart. So it makes sense that the Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center in Lititz is dedicated to delivering just that. “The interactions we have with patients...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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    ‘The Big One’ is coming

    The Lititz Rotary Club will host its 37th Annual Rotary Club of Lititz Craft Show on Saturday, Aug. 9 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in downtown Lititz. The show was launched in 1978 with only local...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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  • 1SG Jeff Huttle was honored in Fort Indiantown Gap Saturday for his heroic efforts in Brickerville.
    Night shift to the rescue

    1SG Huttle honored for saving Brickerville home Jeff Huttle was in the right place at the right time to make a big difference in a situation that could have proved disastrous for a Brickerville family last fall....

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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