• It takes a lot of sauerkraut to feed the throngs at Lititz COB on Jan. 1. Ken Hess makes sure it’s
stirred properly.
    Lititz COB will host pork and kraut meal on Jan. 1

      On New Year’s Day in Lancaster County, pork and sauerkraut go together like fresh air and sunshine. For many local residents, eating pork and sauerkraut on New Year’s Day is a tradition that has been practiced...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • More than 60 Christmas inflatables line the property of Walt Popejoy on New Haven Drive. (Photo by Laura Knowles)
    Popejoy to the world

    Benner’s pharmacist has giant holiday inflatable display Walt Popejoy might have gotten a teeny bit carried away with Christmas. Drive by his New Haven Drive home and you’ll see why. Every afternoon, the retired pharmacist inflates his...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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    Santa Run, Folk Art Show continue Manheim’s holiday events

        Manheim’s holiday celebration continued Friday and Saturday with two fun activities — one that’s brand new and one that’s a long-time tradition. The downtown area overflowed with holiday cheer as over 700 Santas raced through the...

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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    Memorial bricks available

    Remember the military veteran in your family this holiday season with a personalized Commemorative Memorial Brick paver displayed for all time at the Veterans Honor Park of Lancaster County. To purchase your brick and honor your veteran,...

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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  • Rock Lititz seeks “Best Rehearsal Facility” Title

    Expect Rock Lititz to have a strong presence next month at Tour Link, a four-day awards show,  professional-networking and relationship-building event featuring concert and touring professionals at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa. And unless...

    • Posted December 11, 2015
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  • TV star Alton Brown spent some time chatting with Wilbur employee Kathy Blankenbiller during Brown’s visit to the Broad Street can - dy store last week. Blankenbiller described Brown as “down-to-earth” and “very nice."
    Best Buds!

    Alton Brown visits Wilbur, Ozzy Osbourne spotted at Hershey Kathy Blankenbiller’s work day at the chocolate factory was made a little sweeter when one of her favorite TV personalities stopped by for an unannounced visit last Friday....

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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  • MC’s Homecoming Queen, Chloe Phillips, spent some quality time with Santa Claus during the tree lighting at Christmas on the Square. (Photo by Alan Johnson)
    Manheim ushers in the holiday season

    As the popular holiday song says, “Tis the Season to be Jolly.” Organizations in Manheim certainly took those lyrics to heart during the weekend’s Christmas in Manheim celebration. The weekend-long event included a breakfast visit with Santa,...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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    There’s no place like Lititz for the holidays

    The stars are up on the downtown lamp posts. Thanksgiving meals will soon be eaten. Shops are already hauling out the holly. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Over the next few weeks, Lititz will...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • The Christmas tree in historic Market Square will be lit during a
ceremony on Dec. 5 at 5 p.m
    Have a holly, jolly Manheim Christmas

    Manheim rings in the holiday season Dec. 4 through 6 with a cornucopia of activities for all ages, ranging from a Holiday Tour of Homes to a hometown Christmas tree lighting on historic Market Square.   Homemade...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • The Reedys — (clockwise, from left) Andrew, Tim, Tina, Hannah, Gabrielle, and Grace — are ready.
    Reedy is ready for change

    Local man running for 37th District seat You’ve probably seen him on the sidelines of high school football games, reporting for Blue Ridge Cable TV. Or maybe you’ve enjoyed a Fourth of July in Lititz Springs Park,...

    • Posted November 18, 2015
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