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    Council on Parade! Good News from the Borough

    Road work will not hinder Friday’s event The parade must go on. Despite roadwork on Route 501 by the state, Lititz Borough’s annual Independence Day Parade is set for Friday, July 1, at 6:30 p.m. Lititz Borough...

    • Posted June 29, 2016
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    Independence Day Parade this Friday

    Recently retired Lititz Police Chief William Seace, will serve as parade marshal in the Lititz Lions Independence Day Parade, set for Friday, July 1, at 6:30 p.m. This year the Lititz Patriotic Parade celebrates its 25th anniversary...

    • Posted June 29, 2016
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    Lititz Springs Park Fourth of July Schedule

    Get your tickets for the 199th annual Fourth of July celebration in Lititz Springs Park. The day will be filled with plenty of family activities, live entertainment, the baby parade, Queen of the Candles Pageant, and the...

    • Posted June 29, 2016
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  • Mike Shull (left) and Bruce Morgan are part of the award-winning
sports team at the Lititz Record Express. (Photo provided by Mike Shull)
    Morgan and Shull win state journalism awards

    Lititz Record Express Sports Editor Bruce Morgan and photography correspondent Mike Shull were honored by the Pennsylvania News Media Association for their work in 2015. Morgan, a 27-year veteran of the local newspaper, received a first place...

    • Posted June 29, 2016
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  • The Lausch family — Brady, Caden and Ava — rocked the ‘50s theme at the 2015 baby parade in Lititz Springs Park, and took home the event’s grand prize.
    Fourth of July celebration in Lititz Springs Park is an all-day affair

    Lititz has been celebrating Independence Day in Lititz Springs Park for 199 years, making it one of the oldest consecutive community-wide celebrations in the United States. The first recorded Fourth of July observance in the park occurred...

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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  • Sam Young (center) accepts the flag that adorned his father’s casket.
    Long-time Rothsville fire chief remembered

    Claude Young laid to rest in Leola Friends, family and fellow firefighters gathered on June 18 at Lititz United Methodist Church to bid farewell to Claude Young. Claude was married to his wife, Ethel, for 70 years....

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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    Chief Seace grand marshals Lititz Lions Independence Day Parade July 1

      Recently retired Lititz Police Chief William Seace, will serve as parade marshal in the Lititz Lions Independence Day Parade, set for Friday, July 1, at 6:30 p.m. This year, the Lititz Patriotic Parade celebrates its 25th...

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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    New contract: Teachers with master’s degrees could make nearly $90K by 2020

    Warwick School District teachers have a four-year contract that will take them through June 2020. At Tuesday’s Warwick School Board meeting, the collective bargaining agreement between the Warwick School District and the Warwick Education Association was approved....

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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  • Business Manager Nate Wertsch discusses 2016-17 proposed budget with  Warwick School District’s
    School Board votes 7-2 for 2.9% tax increase

    The final 2016-17 Warwick School District budget was approved on Tuesday. Not everyone was happy about it, though, for a variety of reasons. Several language arts teachers were concerned because three retiring middle school English teachers are...

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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  • The Booking House was constructed in 1884. The former cigar warehouse was transformed by
James “J.P.” and Michele Perron into an events venue in 2014. (Photo from theknot.com)
    Historical Society recognizes two businesses for historic preservation

      Two Manheim businesses were presented with Manheim Historical Society’s Red Rose award for their historic preservation efforts. The Fulton Bank’s Manheim branch and The Booking House received hand-blown glass roses crafted by Stiegel Glassworks 1976 during...

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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