• fishing
    Fishing derby fills Riparian Park

    Lots of kids came out Saturday for the annual worm sacrifice, a cherished spring tradition at Riparian Park thanks to the Lititz Sportsman’s Association. These volunteers “secretly” fill the stream with 1,000 trout. It’s designed to make...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • teen
    Tied by tragedy

    It is a dreaded nightmare nobody is ever prepared to face in reality: the sudden tragic death of a loved one in an automobile accident. Two women with ties to the local community were among the speakers...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • beercafe
    What’s the buzz?

    Open less than a month, the first supermarket in the county to sell beer is expanding. Weis Markets store manager John Sullivan calls it the “wow factor.” “You see customers enter and gaze straight at the new...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • redcard
    Homecoming cut short

    Andrew Wenger was the first player out of the locker room for the Montreal Impact last Saturday. For family and friends who made the trip down I-95 to watch him and his teammates play the Philadelphia Union...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • drones
    Drone home

    Chances are you’ve never heard of Waziristan or know that U.S. drones operate there. But Daniel and Marie Riehl, an electric-car-driving, 80-something couple from Lititz are on a mission to change that. On one level, they personify...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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  • Photos of the old Lexington Hotel are extremely rare. This ghostly image, perhaps the only of its kind, was published with Part I of this feature in the March 27 Record Express.
    Fast times at the Lexington Hotel – Part 1

    Let’s take a trip north of Lititz, to the Lexington Hotel. This property, which is located along Loop Road, stands about in the middle of what was once the original route 501 (also referred to as the...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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  • Underground movement: Supervisors discuss geothermal impact on Warwick Twp. wells

    Fluctuating fuel costs on the heels of a rough winter has prompted some to explore alternative means of heating their homes. WarwickTownship resident Tim Miller recently addressed township supervisors on their denial of his permit to install...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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  • Ahead of the storm

    Stormwater management has been a hot topic at municipal meetings across the state as the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) begins implementing new mandatory regulations, often referred to as MS4. Borough Council members were told during...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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  • earthquake
    Unforgettable: Locals remember 1964 Alaskan earthquake

    Barry West remembers praying on Good Friday, that his life would be spared from the wrath of the second most powerful earthquake in recorded history. March 27, 1964. It’s 5:37 p.m. in Anchorage, Alaska and a 20-year-old...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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  • blavat
    ‘Geator’ heats up Lititz

      No mufflers were heard. No loitering boys in leather jackets with slicked-back hair were seen, or girls in poodle skirts and bullet bras. There might have been some hanging dice. The baby boomers came out last...

    • Posted March 19, 2014
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