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    Memorial Day in Lititz

    Memorial Day speaker sheds some light on an often forgotten branch of veterans Onlookers, most of them attempting to make use of whatever shade was available on a sunny and warm Memorial Day, lined up in droves...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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  • The Lititz recCenter has taken over management of the Lititz Springs Pool.
    Rec center of attention

    Borough council discusses public funding of facility Throughout the years, the Lititz recCenter’s place in the community has grown. So, too, has its footprint. With another expansion in the works, some residents are questioning to what degree...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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    Lititz is going to the dogs

    Writing duo publishes third children’s book with canine characters According to the Pennsylvania Department of Health, 32.6 percent of children in grades K-6 are currently reported as being overweight or obese. A mother-daughter writing team who have...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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  • Linden Hall’s 2014 salutatorian, Serena Liu, and valedictorian,  Jillian Silbert.
    Linden Hall graduates 48

    Linden Hall School for Girls held its 268th annual Commencement ceremonies on May 23 in the sanctuary of Lititz Moravian Church. Kathleen Pavelko, President and CEO of WITF Public Media, was the guest speaker. The class valedictorian...

    • Posted May 27, 2014
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  • Noelle Ambs (center) with parents Jon Weinhold and Sara Ambs Weinhold, at Warwick’s MiniTHON on May 16. (Photos by Preston Whitcraft)
    THON funds provide a buoy in rough seas for local family

    MiniTHON raises $30,251.27 for kids with pediatric cancer “My name is Sara and this young lady is our stage-four kidney cancer survivor, Noelle. On March 12, 2013, I took Noelle into the emergency room thinking she had appendicitis...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • Gordon Denlinger hugs his wife Carolyn at campaign headquarters in Eicher Arts Center Tuesday night. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Denlinger: ‘Challenging the status quo is a risk’

    Outspent 8 to 1, Denlinger falls to Aument in 36th Senatorial District GOP primary. Wolf wins Dem primary; Will face Gov. Corbett in the November general election. In what some thought could be a tight race, Ryan...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • An emotional roller coaster at school board meeting

    Legendary Schoenberger honored; parent discusses bullying at WMS As the end of the school year approaches, Warwick school board Tuesday attended to routine business and said farewell to and welcomed back several key individuals. Although lighthearted for...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • Not-so-happy trails in Akron

    Citizens turn out as council revisits issue The Akron Borough Council meeting started peacefully enough Monday night at the borough fire hall. Council President Tom Murray began by calling for a motion to award a contract to...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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    Aument wins

    Ann Womble, chairwoman of the Republican Committee of Lancaster County told a cheering crowd Tuesday night that the party’s nominating process works. Her proof was the solid victory by Ryan Aument, the endorsed candidate, over Gordon Denlinger....

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • The Lititz recCenter has taken over management of the Lititz Springs Pool.
    Lititz Springs Pool opens May 24

    This Saturday, the summer swim season kicks-off with the opening of the Lititz Springs Pool – opening this year for its 53rd season. If you have driven past the pool in the last few weeks, you might have...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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