• Name that school! — District seeks input on name for new elementary school

    Manheim Central’s newest elementary school is currently under construction. It’s being built on the site of the former middle school at 123 E. Gramby St. For working purposes, the school has been known as the Gramby Street...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Independence Day party began July 3

    It was the night before the fabled Independence Day celebration that Lititz is known for. It began with a hot and sweaty parade through downtown, and ended with more comfortable temperatures for a concert in the Lititz...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Unwavering patriotism: At parade, VFW Auxiliary distributed flags to kids

    The Lititz VFW Post #1463 Auxiliary marched in the July 3 Lititz patriotic parade, handing out flags to children. Their vision is to promote patriotism throughout the community with a focus on today’s youth. “The flag as...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • The road to Ten Thousand Villages

    In 1946, Akron’s Edna Byler returned from a trip to Puerto Rico with her husband (a member of the Mennonite Central Committee) with handmade embroidery she purchased from a woman in LaPlata. The crafters’ work was so...

    • Posted July 3, 2018
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  • Lititz man named Hunter-Trapper Educator of the Year

    For over three decades, Glen Spickler of Lititz has been an advocate for sportsmen safety. And now, the local educator has been given an award for it. Greg Graham, State Game Warden of the Pennsylvania Game Commission...

    • Posted July 3, 2018
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  • Grand old flags

    How long does it take to place more than 2,000 American flags on the front lawn of the Lititz Moravian Church? Church member and volunteer coordinator Manny Gonzalez was expecting that it would take at least two...

    • Posted July 3, 2018
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  • ‘Sailing’ for the stars

    Thanks to ongoing research by Lititz native Matt Sailer, one day interplanetary travel could be completely possible…and safe. Growing up, Sailer would attend Veritas Academy in nearby Leola, graduating in 2014. He then attended Point Loma Nazarene...

    • Posted July 3, 2018
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  • 56 years and counting!

    You know you’re getting older when the toys you played with as a child are now antiques. At the Lititz Historical Foundation’s 56th annual Antiques Show, there were lots of antique toys on display. It was a...

    • Posted July 3, 2018
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  • Reach your ‘Peak’ performance in Lititz

    Peak Indoor Cycling, the only “RealRyder” cycling studio of its kind in the county, has opened its doors at 1180 Erbs Quarry Road, Suite 3, Lititz. “Indoor Cycling is taking a bike you would ride outside and...

    • Posted July 3, 2018
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  • NLCRPD chief presents 2017 report

    Arrests in Warwick Township stayed fairly level and response time for police improved in 2017 but the amount of calls for drug overdoses has spiked. The number of overdose calls in 2017 rose to 50, which averaged...

    • Posted June 27, 2018
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