• Rock ‘n’ Glow is here to stay!

      On Saturday, May 30, the Manheim Downtown Development Group will host our 3rd Annual Manheim Rock-N-Glow 5K!  Lots of fun entertainment beginning at 6 p.m. on Market Square with live music by Crackerboxx, DJ music by...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Dwayne Clinton (in the lead) of Lititz has dominated the 45+ Men's category of the Rock Lititz Bike Races, taking first place every time the event has been held. (Photo courtesy of Rick Harting)
     Lititz’s Clinton wins again

    Will he have a chance for a fourth first place in 2016? The return of the Rock Lititz Bike Race after a one year hiatus was deemed a “spectacular success” by promoter Rich Ruoff, but there’s no...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Joe Jefferson entertained and informed the spectators at the Rock Lititz Bike Race Sunday. He also urged the racers to pedal harder. (photos by Dick Wanner)
    Meet Joe Jefferson

    The charismatic announcer who calls the Rock Lititz races Joe Jefferson was THE standout performer at the 2015 Rock Lititz Bike Race and Block Party Sunday, and he didn’t have to pedal even once around the 0.8-mile,...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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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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  • Daniel Shoemaker places the label on an heirloom tomato plant
    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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  • Charlie Hample (LNP photo)
    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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