• The old barn along East Newport Road (near the Turkey Hill) has been idle for years. A new bakery/restaurant/banquet facility will open here next spring. (photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Old barn back in business

    Zieglers to open bakery, restaurant, catering business next spring An old barn has found new life. On Aug. 26, a groundbreaking ceremony took place along East Newport Road, celebrating the birth of Brick Gables, future home of...

    • Posted September 3, 2014
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  • The Rock Lititz Tour will return to town next April.
    The bikes are back

    Rock Lititz Tour will return in 2015 as a weekend event The organizer of the Rock Lititz Tour bike race is ready to resume the event next spring. Organizer Rich Ruoff, who put together 13 races a...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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    Big show, small cars

    Taste of Britain fills Forney Field Don and Ruthmary Newell turned in to the LANCO MG Club “A Taste of Britain” car show Sunday at Forney Field in their bright red 1959 Morgan Plus 4 convertible after...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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    A memorable day

    Sketch Mearig collection big draw at park antique show Collectors of all things Lititz had a fresh market of local memorabilia to choose from at this year’s Lititz Springs Park Fall Antique Show, thanks mainly to the...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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    Webber ‘gave his tomorrow for my today’

    Belgian adopts Lititz WWI grave In mid-June I received an email from Erik De Bruyne of Belgium. He said that his family had adopted the grave of Raymond L. Webber, an American soldier who died there during...

    • Posted August 20, 2014
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    Was showing

    Lititz’s early movie theatres Many remember the old Lititz Theatre, which I wrote about extensively back in November 2011 in this newspaper. From 1935 to 1964, it served the community both young and old. However, this wasn’t...

    • Posted August 20, 2014
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  • Photo by Lynn Rebuck
     Word travels

    ‘Coolest’ accolade draws cruisers to Lititz Pittsburgh-area car lover Marianne Caruso read about Lititz in a magazine after it was named the Coolest Small Town in America. Intrigued, she and her husband, Ron, decided to pay a...

    • Posted August 20, 2014
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  • Fifty of the artisans are slated to provide demonstrations of their skills during the show.
    Root’s welcome artisans Labor Day weekend

    Summer may be ending, but Craft Show season is still in full swing. Those who didn’t get enough exposure to skilled artisans and their wares at the Lititz Rotary Craft Show, can have a hefty second helping...

    • Posted August 20, 2014
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  • John Male Sr. is one of the nine inductees to Warwick's new Athletic Hall of Fame.
    First class athletes

    Warwick Hall of Fame opens with nine local legends; Male inducted exactly 20 years after his death Tuesday began as a somber anniversary for John Male Jr. His father, the star running back from Warwick High School’s...

    • Posted August 13, 2014
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  • Bon Jovi is one of the many super star acts that rely on Lititz entertainment titans TAIT and Clair Global, which have launched Rock Lititz.
    New hotel to follow Rock Lititz campus?

    • The 52,000-square-foot Rock Lititz Studio is scheduled to open Sept. 20. • Will U2, Madonna be first to test drive the arena-sized rehearsal facilities? • Where will rock stars stay? Rock Lititz next month will unveil...

    • Posted August 13, 2014
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