• A helping paw for pooches in peril

    For dog lovers, Lititz Springs Park on Saturday afternoon provided plenty of opportunities to love. It was the second annual Paws in the Park dog festival, sponsored by St. Leo’s Helping Paws, Inc., a non-profit and all-volunteer...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • BB&T leaving Lititz, cutting 82 jobs

    BB&T’s two Lititz branch offices will remain in operation.           BB&T’s corporate presence in downtown Lititz was short-lived. The North Carolina-based bank is closing shop at the renovated mill building that currently houses...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Manheim Farm Show kicks off Oct. 9

      The Manheim Community Farm Show opens to spectators on Monday, Oct. 9 and wraps up on Oct. 12. As in previous years, it will be held at the Farm Show Complex off Adele Avenue. Activities are...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Zulily visits Doe Run Elementary

    They were ‘Back to School Picture Day’ contest winner Doe Run Elementary School students had a fun “Back to School Picture Day” on Sept. 27, thanks to Zulily. Doe Run was the winner of a contest sponsored...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Plans for Manheim’s Veterans’ Memorial Plaza progressing

        Manheim’s plans for a Veterans’ Memorial Plaza are progressing. Fittingly, the plaza would be housed in Veterans Memorial Park. Jim Williams, chair of the committee and a veteran himself, explained that it would be located...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Craft beer partiers pack Main Street on a hot afternoon

    A thirst-inducing sun had about 3,000 people wandering East Main Street in Lititz Sunday afternoon, but only 2,000 of them had wrist bands and five-ounce commemorative glasses for the fourth annual Ambucs Craft Beer Fest. The sunny...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • Borough council welcomes new junior member

    Closing ceremony for Warwick Little League planned Oct. 29 Lititz Borough Council welcomed its newest junior council member Tuesday evening. Tabitha Delmont, a Warwick High School junior, joined council as the 12th non-voting member in a tradition...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • ‘Big ideas’ Affordable housing, walkable communities among regional planning topics

    About 60 people took part in the final public meeting for drafting an updated Warwick area comprehensive plan. Landscape architects Rick Jackson and Chris Brown hosted the meeting, which closed out the fourth time Warwick area officials...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • The simple pleasures of Amish in-home dining

    Samuel and Ruth Lapp’s farm spreads out for 25 acres from White Oak Road in Paradise. It’s picture perfect and what tourists come to Lancaster County to see. Earlier this spring, when the family’s two-acres of strawberries...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • ‘A Journey Back in Time’ celebrates church history

    Grace Community Fellowship will host “A Journey Back in Time” at 3 p.m., on Sunday, Oct. 1, at the church, located at 1483 N. Colebrook Road, Manheim. Featuring speakers, music, displays of historical information and artifacts, and...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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