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    Pretzel Fest: twisted fun for everyone

    The fourth annual Lititz Pretzel Fest is set for May 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in downtown Lititz. Sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Lititz Area, the event is unique in that it appeals to adults...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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    MC Ag students nurturing 31 types of tomatoes

    Like many area greenhouses at this time of the year, the Manheim Central High School’s Agriculture Education program’s greenhouse is overflowing with plants. The difference at the high school’s greenhouse is that right now there’s one type...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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    Racing day in Lititz

    What a great event yesterday in downtown Lititz. One of the many highlights was the excellent emcee, who kept the crowd engaged with his informative and humorous commentary. Look for an exclusive interview as part of the...

    • Posted April 27, 2015
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    Lititz Pretzel Fest will feature 13 tasting stations

    The fourth annual Lititz Pretzel Fest is set for May 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in downtown Lititz. Sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Lititz Area, the event is unique in that it appeals to adults...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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    Six vie for five school board spots on Republican ballot

    The Republican school board race will be the focus of next month’s primary election, as a cross-filing Democrat could bump a Republican from the general election ballot in November. Charlie Hample, who ran for the state legislature...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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    ‘Lititz Remembers’: Lititz Springs Park will host Memorial Day display

    The Lititz Springs Park Board of Trustees will host “Lititz Remembers… A Timeline Encampment of Military History” on Monday, Memorial Day, May 25, from 12 to 5 p.m. The day will begin with the Annual Memorial Day...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Cathy Gelatka, recently retired speech pathologist for the Warwick School District, hopes to continue her service to education as a member of the Warwick School Board. (photo by Laura Knowles)
    Democrats unveil two school board candidates

    The Lancaster County Democratic Committee held its spring awards banquet at the General Sutter Inn April 18, with three Lititz residents announcing their candidacies for public office. Two of the candidates, Cathy Gelatka and Charlie Hample, are...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Volunteers sort books for the upcoming book sale. They are, front row (left to right) Noel Rohrer,
Virginia Badger, Maria Madigan, Carol Phillips, Colin Rohrer and Quintin Rohrer; back row (l-r) Skip
Hetrich, Leigh Ann Rohrer and Gina Burkhart. (Photos by Rochelle Shenk)
    Book Sale will benefit Manheim Community Library

    The Friends of the Manheim Community Library will host a spring book sale at the Manheim Farm Show Exhibition Center, Adele Ave., Manheim Thursday, May 14, from 9 a.m. to noon, and 3 to 8 p.m.; Friday,...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Cy Peters (left) and Mike Graham (right) receive their longevity citations from Legion Commander
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    130 years of service

    At a recent American Legion awards ceremony, two local veterans were acknowledged for their unprecedented membership longevity. Both Manheim citizens should be commended for their service to their country when greeted on the street. It is an...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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    Six inducted into MC Alumni Hall of Fame

    Six Manheim/Manheim Central alumni have been inducted into the Manheim Central Hall of Fame. The 14th annual induction ceremony was held on Saturday, April 11. The Hall of Fame honors accomplishments of individuals who have brought recognition,...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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