• Post Vice-Commander Dustin Bailey said social members and smoking have been allowed at VFW Post 1463 since the club's inception in the 1930s. (photo by Patrick Burns)
    Smoke gets ‘ayes’

    Even non-smokers vote to lift smoking ban at VFW Post 1463 While a resolve to lift a short-lived smoking ban at Lititz Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1463 didn’t please everyone, the vote among eligible voting members...

    • Posted November 19, 2014
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  • Tim's Fitness Center has been sold and is now called Iron Fit Gym. (Left to right) Marcy and Tim Diem, and John and Tina Lukas. (photo by Stephen Seeber)
    Perfect fit

    Former employee buys Tim’s Fitness Center, name changed to Iron Fit Gym Tim and Marcy Diem are ready to take it easy (sort of), while John and Tina Lukas are ready to get to work. Tim’s Fitness...

    • Posted November 19, 2014
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    Where there’s smoke …

    VFW officer resigns after reversal of smoking ban First you could. Then you couldn’t. Now you can again. The members of Lititz Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1463 voted to lift a ban on smoking inside the...

    • Posted November 13, 2014
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  • Pam Stenzel
    Update on Abstinence speaker

    School District worried about student safety The Warwick School District issued the following press release at 8:30 this morning: In response to an overwhelming need for additional resources and discussion over sex and sexuality issues for students...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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  • Shooster, the legendary hermit of Speedwell, was a familiar character during the first half of the 
1900s. He mysteriously disappeared during the brutal winter of 1949-50. (Photo provided by Neil White)
    ‘Shooster’ of Speedwell

    Mystery surrounds the beloved hermit who disappeared during the harsh winter of 1950 Let’s take a trip just northwest of Lititz to an area near what once was (not too long ago) Speedwell Forge Lake. Many years...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Isaac Monaghan, pondering hot dogs and hamburgers, knows that his vote counts!
    Kindergarten election: Hamburgers beat hot dogs!

    Kindergarteners also vote for swings and bikes without training wheels Three classes of kindergarteners at Bonfield Elementary School skipped Tuesday’s gubernatorial race and went straight to what really matters — hot dogs or hamburgers? And like America’s pastime, the...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Outside the polling site in Elizabeth Township. (photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    ‘It’s dirty’

    Local voters hope for a cleaner political landscape There was no way to escape the bright spotlight that was Tuesday’s mid-term election in Lancaster County. The national media was focused on the balance of power in the...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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    Who are the people at your polling place?

    Our election correspondent, Katie Grisbacher, spent her day talking to voters in the 37th legislative district, where Elizabeth Township residents overwhelmingly supported Mindy Fee. But this coverage is more about neighbors than politics: Judge of elections, majority...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Signs of hope outside the Elizabeth Twp. municipal building Tuesday morning. This is the polling location for all residents of that township. As expected, Republican candidates won all races here. (photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Corbett wins…here anyway

    Sensing voter backlash on Gov. Tom Corbett, local Democratic candidates thought the time was right to eye available state House and Senate seats and possibly even derail Congressman Joe Pitts’ bid to return to Washington as a...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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    Travel to Mongolia

    The next Rotary Club of Lititz Travel & Adventure Series will be held Saturday, Nov. 8 at the Warwick High School Performing Arts Center, 301 W. Orange St. There are two performances &tstr; a 2 p.m. matinee...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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