• Youngsters were on hand to help buyers move their purchases from the auction site to their cars. It’s kind of like Uber, only with wagons and mud.
    A sure sign of spring: Muddy boots in Penryn

    Twelve years ago, members of the Amish community surrounding Penryn approached members of the all-volunteer Penryn Fire Department. Their idea was to hold a fundraiser to benefit both the firefighters and the students in the local Amish...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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    Manheim Central Hall of Fame will induct six

    Six people who have made significant contributions to their communities will be honored during the 16th annual induction banquet for the Manheim Central Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame Day banquet will be held Saturday, April...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • Set in a war-torn paradise, “South Pacific” follows two ill-fated relationships during World War II. More than 100 students and adult volunteers are part of the cast and crew.
    Visit the ‘South Pacific’ at WHS this weekend

    Warwick High School Drama Department presents Rodger & Hammerstein’s “South Pacific” this Friday and Saturday, March 17 and 18, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, March 19, at 2 p.m., in the Warwick High School Performing Arts Center,...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • Photo by Laura Knowles Dave Kramer (left) and his granddaughter, Sara Hassona. Sara, a third grader at John R. Bonfield, will be playing the role of Ngana in Warwick High School’s production of “South Pacific” this weekend.
    Musical spans three generations of Lititz family

    When Dave Kramer heard that Warwick High School would be presenting “South Pacific” this March, he knew just who would be perfect for the role of Ngana. Ngana, by the way, is the young Polynesian daughter of...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • Vitaly Borisenko, a member of the Lititz Art Association, is supporting the Wolf Jam benefit concert with his painting of “Mika” the white wolf.
    Self-taught Russian artist adds some soul to Wolf Jam

    Artist Vitaly Borisenko has never met a wolf, but his striking portrait of a white wolf looks into the soul of the creature. “When I do an animal portrait, I try to capture the sparkle in their...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • They’re called “mud sales” because spring thaw often causes
muddy conditions. However, over the past few years, the Penryn
mud sale has run the gamut from spring like weather, snow, and
yes, plenty of mud. This year’s sale takes place Friday and Saturday
at the Penryn Fire Hall.
    Penryn prepares for annual mud sale

    Penryn is preparing for its 12th annual mud sale. A partnership between Penryn Fire Department and the Limerock Parochial School, the event will be held rain or shine on Friday, March 17, and Saturday, March 18, at...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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    Record-Express deadline changing due to snow

    Due to the snowstorm forecast for our coverage areas Monday evening into Tuesday, The Ephrata Review and Lititz Record Express will be moving up its section deadlines for this week’s editions to today (March 13) at noon....

    • Posted March 13, 2017
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  • Reassessment rattles homeowners

    Anxiety raged Friday on social media when homeowners opened mail boldly labeled “Important: 2018 Preliminary Assessment Notice.” Panicked residents took to Facebook to commiserate about the letters, which advised homeowners of their new property assessments — used...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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    Opportunity knocks for Warwick Democrats

    Three candidates running for three open seats   by PATRICK BURNS Marcello Medini and fellow Warwick Township Democrats Anne Pyle and Jack Enco see opportunity in 2017. Opportunity to make inroads on GOP-dominated leadership positions and improve...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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  • Lititz Springs Pool, built in 1962, is in need of an upgrade. The Lititz recCenter is currently gauging municipal and public interest in supporting such an effort.
    Pooling resources

    $2 million upgrades for Lititz Springs Pool require municipal backing and community support Lititz Springs Pool, one of the area’s most popular recreation facilities, opened in 1962. Fifty-five years later, it’s time for some upgrades. That means...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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