• A fresh palette

    Vitaly Borisenko has been a working artist for only a year and a half. He is already proving to be quite prolific in his work. Since September 2017, he has been painting nearly every day. He just...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • Airbnb biz told to close

    Warwick Township’s zoning code has no provision to allow non-owner-occupied, single-family dwellings for use as Airbnb-type rental where owners rent cottages, houses and rooms on a short-term basis The chalet-style cottage near Zook’s Mill covered bridge on...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • Safecrackers invade the Lititz Post Office in 1916

    What seemed like a scene right out of a Martin Scorsese movie unfolded in real life right here in Lititz over 100 years ago. And for Clarence Kreider, the night of May 12, 1916, would forever live...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • Pretzel Fest is May 5

      Lititz Pretzel Fest, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Lititz area, will take place Sat. May 5 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The day includes more than 10 tastings and “Minute-to-Win-It” games, music, a bounce...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • Winning Powerball ticket sold in Manheim

      It was an optimistic Monday in Manheim, with lottery officials announcing that the winning Powerball jackpot ticket worth $456.7 million was sold at a convenience store just outside town. The winner, who has a year to...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • Where’s the mud? 

        There was no mud at Penryn Fire Company No. 1’s 13th-annual mud sale. Still, hundreds of guests and 200 volunteers muddled through a bounty of things to buy and flavors to feed on. Fire company...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • Warwick students join National School Walkout

    More than  a dozen Warwick students Wednesday joined the “National School Walkout” organized  to commemorate 17 people killed by a teenage shooter on Feb. 14 at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. The Warwick students...

    • Posted March 15, 2018
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  • Elizabeth Township ponders future growth

    The Elizabeth Township Board of Supervisors is seeking help to prepare for future growth. To do so, the board on Monday agreed to advertise discussions on growth at an April 9 meeting called “Forge the Future.” The...

    • Posted March 14, 2018
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  • The view of the last leg of the Warwick Township portion of the rail trail extends from Rothsville Road on the left, to just short of the yet-to-be-finished bridge across the Cocalico Creek on the right. The rectangular dot in the very center of the photo is a sign that reads “No Trespassing.”
    Untroubled waters under rail trail bridge

    The rail trail bridge over the Cocalico Creek just west of Akron is still a project in progress. But progress is speeding up, Warwick Township Manager Dan Zimmerman told a meeting of the Warwick to Ephrata Rail...

    • Posted March 14, 2018
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  • Veterans Park still on track

    It’s taking a little longer than first expected to build the Veterans Honor Park of Lancaster County, but the park honoring area veterans is still on track. Dave Kramer, chairman of the Veterans Honor Park of Lancaster...

    • Posted March 14, 2018
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