• Marcello Medini with his wife Shari and his two young boys, Matteo (6) and Julian (3).
    Several openings on school and municipal governing boards in 2017

    The local leadership landscape is evolving across the “boards.” That is, top leadership positions will open in 2017 among the Warwick Township Board of Supervisors, Warwick School Board, and Lititz Borough Council. Lititz Borough Council President Karen...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • A taxing situation

    Proposed state budget charges new $25-per-person tax on municipalities using state police for full-time service Gov. Tom Wolf’s $32.3 billion annual budget contains language that would add a surcharge for each resident living in municipalities that rely...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • Warwick to present ‘South Pacific’

    Warwick High School stage will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s, “South Pacific” on Friday, March 17; and Saturday, March 18; at 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday, March 19, at 2 p.m.; in the Warwick High School Performing Arts Center....

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • Albert R. Boscov, Retailer & Philanthropist, Remembered

    Albert Robert Boscov, of Reading, Pa., passed away on February 10, 2017, at his home, surrounded by his family and the many well-wishes of his extended family of Boscov’s communities and employees. Albert was the beloved husband...

    • Posted February 14, 2017
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  • Upstage Video, launched in 2005, relocated from Pottstown as the first tenant of Pod 2 at Rock Lititz. Upstage Video’s 22 employees moved into the building in December. Photo by Patrick Burns
    Rock Lititz welcomes the public to “Rock the Block” Open House

      Rock Lititz Pod 2 open to the community, Sat.  Feb. 25   Pod 2 at Rock Lititz, the newest addition to the Rock Lititz campus, invites the public to its “open house” event on Saturday, February...

    • Posted February 13, 2017
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  • Rough seas ahead

     School board braces for the drastic impacts of property tax reform The Warwick School Board got an early glimpse at the challenges facing the upcoming 2017-18 school district budget at its Feb. 7 meeting. The outlook was...

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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  • David Brumbach (1948-1992) wanted to be remembered more as a good person than as a good artist.
    The art of being a good person: Remembering Lititz’s David Brumbach

    Paris has Claude Monet, Pittsburgh has Andy Warhol, and Lititz has David Brumbach. Although Brumbach spent much of his life in Lancaster, his friends and family recall the talented artist’s formative years growing up in Lititz. Twenty-five...

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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  • Medical marijuana coming here? Supervisors vow to be objective

    When Pennsylvania approved a new medical marijuana program last April, it opened the door to dispensaries being located throughout the state. In the Southeast region, which includes Lancaster County, the program allows for 10 dispensaries. One is...

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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  • Samantha and Stephen Wilson of Lititz joined the Dakota Access Pipeline protest, which made national headlines, in October. Construction of the pipeline was approved this week.
    No reservation: Local siblings compelled to join Native Americans in pipeline protest

    You might not expect to find a Lititz brother and sister at Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota as Native Americans protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline. Yet, Stephen Wilson and his younger sister Samantha were there...

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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  • Skye’s the limit!

    Local dog to compete in prestigious Westminster show   Skye, a rare blue merle grand-champion border collie from Rothsville, will compete at the Westminster Dog Show in New York City Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 13 and 14....

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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