• “Linkage,” by Patrick Seufert, received the Best of Show award Saturday afternoon.
    Paint by numbers

    125 fine artists exhibit in Lititz Springs Park Mitzi Hall waited on Saturday afternoon for the customer who would walk into her stand and be stopped dead in their tracks. “Art makes people feel,” she said, gesturing...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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  • Sometimes, when you want something done right you do it yourself. That's the approach Mary Read (center) is taking with her diagnosis of Young Onset Alzheimer's. She is pictured here with her sister Diane Shee and mother Mary Jane Howard. (photo by Merriell Moyer)
    Who cares?

    Young Alzheimer’s victim takes matters into her own hands “It was four years ago when I lost my job as a nurse in a doctor’s office. Every time I went into work I got yelled at, laughed...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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    Heart of Lititz

    Local hospital celebrates 10 years Quality care comes from the heart. So it makes sense that the Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center in Lititz is dedicated to delivering just that. “The interactions we have with patients...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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    ‘The Big One’ is coming

    The Lititz Rotary Club will host its 37th Annual Rotary Club of Lititz Craft Show on Saturday, Aug. 9 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in downtown Lititz. The show was launched in 1978 with only local...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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  • 1SG Jeff Huttle was honored in Fort Indiantown Gap Saturday for his heroic efforts in Brickerville.
    Night shift to the rescue

    1SG Huttle honored for saving Brickerville home Jeff Huttle was in the right place at the right time to make a big difference in a situation that could have proved disastrous for a Brickerville family last fall....

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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  • Linda Benton McCloskey's "The Other Side of Me" won Best of Show in 2013.
    The art of repeating

    Last year’s Best of Show winner is back for more Linda Benton McCloskey is making the drive from her Harrisburg-area home this weekend to defend her crown in Lititz Springs Park. Not Queen of Candles, but Best...

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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  • “Lollipop Cop,” officer Ronald Sandhaus, visited Lititz Elementary School and handed out lollipops. He is shown with Christa Carvell (left) and Kerry Lodish in this 1980 photograph.
    Lititz says goodbye to ‘Lollipop Cop’

    Officer Sandhaus, 25-year police veteran, dies “Your policeman is always your friend.” It was this credo that Ron Sandhaus lived by. Whether speaking to a group of elementary kids about the importance of having a flashlight with...

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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    Here’s Johnny!

    Lititz boy makes it big, but never forgets his roots “I come from Lititz, Pennsylvania.” Those were the words uttered to host Dick Clark on American Bandstand July 15, 1959, right after the song “The Heart of...

    • Posted July 16, 2014
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  • Sue Weaver (left) and Lynn Hershey, sisters, were former back-to-back Queens of Candles in 1963 and 1964. (photo by Merriell Moyer)
    Royal family

    The story of three Lititz queens “Our mother having won the May Queen pageant in Schuykill Haven did make winning the Queen of Candles crown more special,” Linnea Minnich, now Lynn Hershey, said about her feelings at...

    • Posted July 16, 2014
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    Not your run-of-the-mill logo

    Warwick Twp. celebrates early industrial history You may be wondering why a mill was chosen as the new logo for Warwick Township. The township will celebrate its 300th birthday in 2029, and to date it’s never had...

    • Posted July 16, 2014
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