• Waiting eagerly on the curb for the rain of candy to begin.
    Picturesque parade!

      The Manheim Community Farm Show Parade was held at 7 p.m. on Oct. 5. The parade boasted over 135 entries, and to many, it seemed that more people than ever lined the parade route to take...

    • Posted October 12, 2016
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  • Manheim Central High School will hold its Homecoming football game this Friday evening at 7 p.m.,
facing the Ephrata High School Mountaineers at Rettew Stadium. During the game, the Homecoming
Queen will be crowned. Shown above is the 2016 Homecoming Court (left to right) Caitlin Howett,
Madison West, Heather Kulp, Marie Bryant, Hunter Williams, Bailey Brubaker, Taylor Noll, Maria
Carvell, Lauren Hartzler, and Renee Siegrist. Chloe Phillips, the 2015 Homecoming Queen, will be in
town to crown her successor.
    Manheim Homecoming Court announced

    • Posted October 12, 2016
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  • This Sebastopol goose was part of the Manheim
FFA Children’s Farm Show.
    Manheim Farm Show ends the county’s fair season

    The 63rd annual Manheim Community Farm Show was set against a backdrop of warm, sunny skies. The Farm Show’s week-long run caps off the county’s fair season, which began in mid- to late-August with the Elizabethtown Fair....

    • Posted October 12, 2016
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  • On Second Friday, Oct. 14, take the time to stop by Lititz Framing & Fine Arts Gallery, between 6 and
7 p.m., for a meet and greet with Democratic candidates Christina Hartman and Charlie Klein.
    Meet your Democratic candidates

    During Lititz’s Second Friday, event, the Warwick Democrats will be holding a meet and greet with two local Democratic candidates. Christina Hartman and Charlie Klein will be at Lititz Framing & Fine Arts Gallery, 64 N. Broad...

    • Posted October 12, 2016
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  • Photo courtesy of Mary Lynn Lavender Mary Lynn Lavender of Lititz delivered the invocation at Donald Trump's presidential rally on Saturday.
    Lititz woman delivers invocation at Trump rally

    He’s tall and gregarious. He was wearing a pink tie in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. And he wasn’t orange. Those were some of the initial impressions Lititz resident Mary Lynn Lavender had of Republican presidential...

    • Posted October 5, 2016
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    Fun fall gala: Ticket sales support Lititz

    October has arrived, and with it an aura of mystery. Who is that dashing young man with the Errol Flynn ‘stache over at the bar? Is that elegant enchantress on the dance floor who I think it...

    • Posted October 5, 2016
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  • Ted Neeley, as Jesus, in the 1973 film "Jesus Christ Superstar"
    ‘Superstar’ coming to Lititz

      Rock opera lead will appear at Penn Cinema Ted Neeley, who portrayed Jesus in the 1973 rock opera film “Jesus Christ Superstar,” will be visiting Lititz’s Penn Cinema on Oct. 12 at 7 p.m. “It’s a...

    • Posted October 5, 2016
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    Balmer crowned Farm Show Queen

        The 63rd annual Manheim Community Farm Show kicked off on Monday. Opening ceremonies included crowning of the Farm Show Queen, Junior Queen, and Princesses, and remarks from elected officials and the state Secretary of Agriculture....

    • Posted October 5, 2016
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    Memoir revisits terrifying world of early 20th century Russia

    Lititz teacher Sherry Ostroff has lived a normal, quiet, American life. A Philadelphia native, Ostroff became a teacher and taught in the Lancaster School District for many years, as well as private schools, and Lancaster Community College....

    • Posted October 3, 2016
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  • Handing out refreshments in the homebrew competition area.
    Cheers to another great Beer Fest

    East Main Street was packed with people by the time music started to fill the downtown air during the third Lititz Craft Beer Fest. Volunteers manned entry lines as thousands of brew fans filtered in to the...

    • Posted September 28, 2016
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