• Mandy Work has to hula-hoop for five straight minutes to win two stuffed frogs for her daughters Taylor and Madison. Now that's a great mom!
    Mom’s the word

    This coming Sunday marks the 100th anniversary of Mother’s Day. For more history on that maternal milestone, check out this week’s Out of the Past section in our print edition (on newsstands now). While meandering through the...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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  • Ryan Aument at the GOP convention in February. He will debate his primary opponent Gordon Denlinger in Lititz Thursday night.
    Denlinger vs. Aument

     Who will be the life of the party? Gordon Denlinger and Ryan Aument – both State Representatives – seek to succeed retiring Senator Michael Brubaker in 36th District. They debate tomorrow night in Lititz. The GOP’s May...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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  • Asia-Pacific news director Ted Anthony was in Lititz last week. (photo by Dick Wanner)
    AP editor talks life, journalism

    A funny thing happened as Ted Anthony prepared to move himself and his wife and two sons from Allensville, Pa. to Bangkok, where he will assume the job of Asia-Pacific news director for the Associated Press. With...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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  • The Warwick High School Show Choir is pulling out all the stops for “The Golden Age of Song” ... A celebration of music from the 20s, 30s and 40s. There will be performances on May 10 and 11 at the high school.
    Step back in time

    WHS show will feature sounds of the ‘20s-’40s This Mother’s Day Weekend, Warwick Presents, “The Golden Age of Song… A celebration of music from the 20s, 30s, and 40s” Celebrate Mother’s Day in style, with great weekend...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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    Farmers Market opens with special ‘Garden Day’

    The Lititz Farmers Market opens this Saturday, May 10, for it seventh season. The market is located on Water Street, one block off East Main. Hours are 8 a.m. to noon. Among the 22 vendors will be...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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  • Kristen Holweger was one of 50 volunteers who helped clean up downtown Lititz last weekend.
    The Lititz morning crew

    Fifty volunteers tidy town Evan Kling gave up a full Saturday morning of video game enrichment for the betterment of Lititz. That’s a relevant sacrifice for a Kissel Hill fifth grader. OK, so maybe his parents, Guy...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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    Pooling resources

    Members may or may not notice the changes at the Lititz Springs Pool once it’s opened Memorial Day weekend. But for the first time in its 50-plus year history, the pool’s administrative staff is made up of...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Tall Drill
    Bundle up

     Corbett’s five-year plan to fix structurally deficient bridges Workers on Monday drilled core borings to test the condition of the Rothsville Road bridge over Lititz Run. It is among 39 in the county included on a statewide...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • One thousand people participated in Sunday's March for Babies walk in Lititz. Photo by Kate Greenawalt
    One thousand walkers attend March of Dimes event

    March of Dimes held its annual Lancaster County March for Babies Walk this past Sunday on the Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center campus in Lititz. The event is a culmination of the organization’s largest fundraising campaign,...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Bacon, chocolate and pretzels make a nice threesome at Candyology.
    Sweet victory

     Scooter’s takes down ABC to become Lititz’s top pretzel chef The defending champion from last year’s Top Pretzel Chef competition, Appalachian Brewing Company, had some major rivalries to contend with going into this year’s Lititz Pretzel Fest....

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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