• Erik Wolfe is part of the whiskey dream team that is bringing distillery history back to the region. (photo by Michael C. Upton)
    Whiskey a ‘go go’

    For the first time in more than 100 years, a Lititz company put whiskey in a bottle. Bottling of Bomberger’s Distillery whiskey took place on Wednesday, said Lititz resident Erik Wolfe, who is helping to reprise the...

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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  • Deven Schwartz (left) as Elsa and Kaydee Stratis as Anna were hanging out with Sven and Olaf from "Frozen" during Chocolate Walk. (photo by Michele Walter Fry)
    In character at the Chocolate Walk

    Hello, you can sit here if ya want. You wan’ a chocolate? At the 13th Annual Lititz Chocolate Walk last Saturday, life was like a walk of chocolates, you never knew what you were gonna get. The...

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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  • Penryn’s corn maze with a message, created by members of Jerusalem Church, will be open to the 
public Oct. 18 from 1 to 5 p.m. during their Disguise & Prize event. (Photo by Heather A Johnson Photography)
    Corn maze is highlight of safe Halloween event

    Jerusalem Church, 1620 Newport Road, Manheim, has opened a corn maze designed and created by a team of church members. The maze will be free and open to the public during the church’s upcoming “Disguise & Prize”...

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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  • Seagoing Cowboys will be honored Oct. 25

    In 1938 Dan West, a relief worker, peace advocate and Church of the Brethren leader, decided to help starving people by rounding up cowboys across the country to ship dairy cattle to war-devastated countries. Today, the nonprofit...

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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    Penryn author celebrates Ironmasters

    Take a walk down memory lane with Dick Martin while reading his third book, “The Ironmasters of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania,” and learn all about the wilderness area of the county and the plantation lifestyle of the Pennsylvania...

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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    2014 Polo Season Ends

    Sunday was Patron Appreciation Day and Awards Ceremony at the Lancaster Polo Club at Forney Field, Rothsville. Audrey VanLuvanee won an award for most valuable player of the year and Genie won for the best polo pony. ...

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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    MCHS Homecoming Court

    Manheim Central High School recently chose its Homecoming Court from among the senior girls. Those picked were: front row (left to right) McKena Dunn, Bethany Dorwart, Jenna West, Mariah Dorwart and Maranda Moyer; back row (l-r) Brianna...

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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  • Regina Witmeyer and Karen Huff, from the Bakery at the Cupboard in Lititz, are set up outside Tomato Pie Cafe for Chocolate Walk. They made 2,164 Almond Joy Coconut Macaroons in seven hours! (photo by Stephen Seeber)
    And they’re off! Today’s forecast is sweet!

    Chocolate Walk is underway The rain stopped just as Chocolate Walk got underway, just about an hour ago. Downtown Lititz is hopping (and that’s not the sugar high talking). Look for our Lititz reporters and photographers, and...

    • Posted October 11, 2014
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  • Talk of the town! (photo by Stephen Seeber)
    Lititz Theatre returns!

    For the first time in more than 40 years, there will be a movie theater marquee in downtown Lititz. Atomic Design, part of the Rock Lititz family, has donated its time and talent to recreate the old...

    • Posted October 9, 2014
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    A purr-sonal problem

    Rescuing a cat from a tree is harder than you think Smokey, a large gray 18-month-old house cat, escaped his home at 219 N. Locust St. Sept. 30 and wound up having quite an adventure. “He could...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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