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    Rothsville, Lititz celebrate Memorial Day

    Rothsville’s Memorial Day ceremony, hosted by Lititz VFW, Rothsville Fire Company and Lititz American Legion, will begin on May 26 at 9 a.m. at the Jerusalem Lutheran Cemetery in Rothsville. Lititz’s ceremony, sponsored by Lititz American Legion...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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    MELA will celebrate Indian culture, food and talent

    In English, it’s a “gathering,” or a “meeting” or a “fair.” In Sanskrit, the sacred language of India, it’s a “mela,” and it’s coming to Lititz Springs Park on Saturday, May 31, beginning at 3:30 p.m. The...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • Approximately 1,500 racers and 3,000 spectators mingled prior to the start of the inaugural Rock-n-Glow 5K last year. This year, 2,000 runners are anticipated. (Photo by Len Bodnar, MDDG)
    Manheim is ready to rock… and glow!

    The Manheim Downtown Development Group is gearing up for their 2nd annual Rock-N-Glow 5K race and After Party to be held on Historic Market Square in downtown Manheim. Live music performed by Crackerboxx, delicious food served by...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • Take a seat!

    WHS Art Show will feature artfully-altered chairs Warwick High School will hold their Annual Spring Art Show on May 22, from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Performing Arts Lobby, the library, and surrounding school hallways. The...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • The Lititz Farmers Market is open for the season. See you there this Saturday morning! (photo by Michele Walter Fry)
    Lititz Farmers Market takes the guesswork out of local

    Rhubarb, I’ve missed you. Buying locally has finally become en vogue. People realize they can think outside the box, literally, and buy outside the big box store when it comes to groceries. Seasonal availability of local food...

    • Posted May 14, 2014
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  • The Young Men's Business League, located at the Square in Lititz, is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. This photo was taken in the 1940s.
    A league of extraordinary gentlemen

     Young Men’s Business League turns 100   It all started 100 years ago when several Lititz citizens and businessmen decided to come together for a common cause. Originally organized on April 21, 1914, the Young Men’s Business...

    • Posted May 14, 2014
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  • Warwick UNITE students took this photo at Penn State's epic THON in April.
    UNITE for MiniTHON

    Support the fight against pediatric cancer In a day when most high school kids get a bad rap from adults, a small but mighty group of students have fought hard this year for a cause they believe...

    • Posted May 14, 2014
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    WHS Spring Art Show is May 22

    Warwick High School will hold their Annual Spring Art Show on May 22, from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Performing Arts Lobby, the library, and surrounding school hallways. The High School is located at 301 W....

    • Posted May 14, 2014
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    From Lititz to the Lone Star State

    Lititz author publishes first novel This Mother’s Day, author Duncan Alderson has an extra reason to be thankful for his mother. He was so inspired by photos of her in full flapper regalia that it moved him...

    • Posted May 14, 2014
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  • 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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