• From the White House to the Lititz Farmers Market, Chef John Moeller (left) talks shop with Digory the dog, Toni Stirgwolt (with hat) and her friend. (photo by Michele Walter Fry)
    Hail to the chef

    Former White House Chef John Moeller was mingling at the Lititz Farmers Market last Saturday, and giving a cooking demo of a popular dish he served for three of our past presidents. Since I’m about healthy eating,...

    • Posted July 1, 2014
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  • Pete Andrelczyk, a Manheim Township grad and current Barnstormers relief pitcher, poses with Lititz July 4 ring bearer Koen Brian Glass. (photo by Mike Shull)
    Lititz goes out to the ball game

    On June 29, the Lancaster Barnstormers held a Community Day for Lititz. Residents could purchase discounted admission tickets in advance, and sit together as a group. The 2014 Queen of Candles Court was introduced on the pitcher’s...

    • Posted July 1, 2014
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    Air Nat’l Guard Band rocks the band shell

    The 41-member Air National Guard Band of the Northeast performed a free concert in Lititz Springs Park last Saturday afternoon. The band was treated to a picnic lunch by the Lititz VFW and American Legion. They had...

    • Posted July 1, 2014
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  • The Districts (left to right) Rob Grote, guitar, vocals; Mark Larson, guitar; Connor Jacobus, bass; and Braden Lawrence, percussion, recently had their van and equipment stolen while touring in the Midwest. (Photo courtesy of sos-music.co.uk)
    The Districts’ van, equipment stolen

    The Districts, the band of Warwick grads who recently toured the Midwest, are enjoying the success that came from their spring tour of the U.K. Sadly, on June 7, the band suffered a devastating blow. Their van,...

    • Posted July 1, 2014
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  • Oz comes to Lititz Springs Park next week. (photo by Ron Reedy, photo illustration by Bill Dussinger)
    Why Oz?

    Lititz is known far and wide for its memorable Fourth of July celebrations. At its 197th, Lititz remembers another legendary American icon celebrating its 75th anniversary – Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer’s classic film dramatization of “The Wizard of Oz.” “It’s...

    • Posted June 25, 2014
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  • Roy and Gene Clair, back in the early days of their sound empire.
    Lititz boys help out ‘Jersey Boys’

    Clair Bros. help jump start The Four Seasons A trifecta of ‘60s pop music and culture has hit the area. Call it the perfect storm of entertainment, with trade winds blowing through this side of Lancaster County....

    • Posted June 25, 2014
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  • Part of the Rock Lititz campus construction project in Warwick Township.
    Township residents sound off on noise

    A small band of Warwick Township residents made some noise of their own at the June 18 supervisors meeting, expressing concern about noise pollution coming from the new Rock Lititz campus. The cordial discussion prompted a commitment...

    • Posted June 25, 2014
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  • Sebastian Janoski
    Lititz Day at the Barnstormers is June 29

    Clipper Magazine Stadium will celebrate Lititz Community Day on Sunday, June 29. Lititz residents can sit together as a group at the stadium and watch the 1 p.m. game. Sebastian Janoski, up-and-coming teen musician, will be singing...

    • Posted June 25, 2014
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  • One of the big highlights at Chocolate Walk is the incredible edible sculptures created by Wilbur Chocolate's Kathy Blankenbiller. What will she make for this year's walk?
    Chocolate Walk tickets go on sale July 1

    On July 1, tickets will be available for the 13th Annual Lititz Chocolate Walk which will be held Saturday, Oct. 11. The Chocolate Walk is one of the premier events in Lititz, last year’s “Coolest Small Town...

    • Posted June 25, 2014
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    Air National Guard Band will give patriotic concert

    The Air National Guard Band of the Northeast will present an exciting concert of band favorites on Saturday, June 28 at 2 p.m. in the Lititz Springs Park bandshell. The free concert is sponsored by the Lititz...

    • Posted June 25, 2014
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