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    Santa Run, Folk Art Show continue Manheim’s holiday events

        Manheim’s holiday celebration continued Friday and Saturday with two fun activities — one that’s brand new and one that’s a long-time tradition. The downtown area overflowed with holiday cheer as over 700 Santas raced through the...

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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    Memorial bricks available

    Remember the military veteran in your family this holiday season with a personalized Commemorative Memorial Brick paver displayed for all time at the Veterans Honor Park of Lancaster County. To purchase your brick and honor your veteran,...

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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  • Rock Lititz seeks “Best Rehearsal Facility” Title

    Expect Rock Lititz to have a strong presence next month at Tour Link, a four-day awards show,  professional-networking and relationship-building event featuring concert and touring professionals at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa. And unless...

    • Posted December 11, 2015
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  • TV star Alton Brown spent some time chatting with Wilbur employee Kathy Blankenbiller during Brown’s visit to the Broad Street can - dy store last week. Blankenbiller described Brown as “down-to-earth” and “very nice."
    Best Buds!

    Alton Brown visits Wilbur, Ozzy Osbourne spotted at Hershey Kathy Blankenbiller’s work day at the chocolate factory was made a little sweeter when one of her favorite TV personalities stopped by for an unannounced visit last Friday....

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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  • MC’s Homecoming Queen, Chloe Phillips, spent some quality time with Santa Claus during the tree lighting at Christmas on the Square. (Photo by Alan Johnson)
    Manheim ushers in the holiday season

    As the popular holiday song says, “Tis the Season to be Jolly.” Organizations in Manheim certainly took those lyrics to heart during the weekend’s Christmas in Manheim celebration. The weekend-long event included a breakfast visit with Santa,...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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    There’s no place like Lititz for the holidays

    The stars are up on the downtown lamp posts. Thanksgiving meals will soon be eaten. Shops are already hauling out the holly. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Over the next few weeks, Lititz will...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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    Have a holly, jolly Manheim Christmas

    Manheim rings in the holiday season Dec. 4 through 6 with a cornucopia of activities for all ages, ranging from a Holiday Tour of Homes to a hometown Christmas tree lighting on historic Market Square.   Homemade...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • The Reedys — (clockwise, from left) Andrew, Tim, Tina, Hannah, Gabrielle, and Grace — are ready.
    Reedy is ready for change

    Local man running for 37th District seat You’ve probably seen him on the sidelines of high school football games, reporting for Blue Ridge Cable TV. Or maybe you’ve enjoyed a Fourth of July in Lititz Springs Park,...

    • Posted November 18, 2015
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  • Judge David Ashworth (right) addressed more than 250 people who attended ASAP Lititz’s heroin crisis meeting on Nov. 16. He is shown with (l-r) Stephen M. Detz, Lititz Borough Police officer; Da - vid Steffen, Northern Lancaster Regional Police Department chief; and Craig Stedman, Lancaster County district attorne
    Heroin epidemic ‘is going to get worse before it gets better’

    Local experts revealed a grim reality about heroin Monday night to a large crowd in Lititz: It’s everywhere and the epidemic might get worse before it gets better. A panel including local law-enforcers, a judge, a coroner...

    • Posted November 18, 2015
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    Manheim church continues Thanksgiving Day tradition

    The fellowship hall at Manheim’s historic Zion Lutheran Church, 2 S. Hazel St., may be silent now. But on Thanksgiving, it will be filled with the smells of a delicious turkey meal with all the trimmings and...

    • Posted November 18, 2015
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