• Lititz Springs Pool, built in 1962, is in need of an upgrade. The Lititz recCenter is currently gauging municipal and public interest in supporting such an effort.
    Pooling resources

    $2 million upgrades for Lititz Springs Pool require municipal backing and community support Lititz Springs Pool, one of the area’s most popular recreation facilities, opened in 1962. Fifty-five years later, it’s time for some upgrades. That means...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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  • Mama Tried, a local favorite, had everyone on the dance floor during the Lititz 200 Gala. Photo by Chad Harnish
    Getting down at the gala

    ‘Independence Remembrance 200’ series off to strong start It’s unlikely that the Moravian Brethren partied like this 200 years ago, grooving to the disco funk of Earth, Wind & Fire at the Rock Lititz entertainment complex. Pod...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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  • Aaron’s Acres plans to expand its presence in Manheim

    Aaron’s Acres will expand its presence in Manheim this year. A nonprofit organization that serves children and young adults with developmental disabilities, it will not only expand its summer camp in Veterans Memorial Park, but also plans...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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  • Warwick school bus driver relieved of duty

    Under investigation for reportedly taking inappropriate images of adult female Lititz, PA – On Tuesday, February 28, 2017, Lititz Borough Police Department was notified about a school bus driver involved in taking inappropriate images of an adult...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • One for the books: Manheim Community Library receives $470K donation

    Manheim Community Library made several key announcements during a Feb. 17 Library Lovers Celebration. “There’s a lot going on here,” said library director Melissa Foltz. Ken Hameloth, library board president, announced that the library has received a...

    • Posted February 27, 2017
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  • photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Lancaster County Storm Damage

    Lititz and Warwick Township dodged a bullet when Saturday’s 95 mph wind storm cut a nine mile path through Northern Lancaster County. Elizabeth, Clay and West Calico townships were among the hardest hit, with damage estimates reported...

    • Posted February 27, 2017
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  • 1919 photo of Eugene (left) and John Longenecker, standing next to the Road-O-Plane.
    John Longenecker and the Road-O-Plane

    When it came to being a salesman, from an early age, John Longenecker of Lititz was an “out of the box” thinker. Originally selling his mother’s cup cheese door to door, he later sold silverware. Then, after...

    • Posted February 24, 2017
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  • Rendering of the Rock Lititz Hotel by Arc One Lititz Partners.
    Rock Lititz Hotel: Designed to soften the presence of neighboring studio

    The “big black box” in the middle of the Rock Lititz campus will soon be a little less “intrusive.” At the Feb. 15 meeting of the Warwick Township Supervisors, plans were presented for the new hotel that...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • Fire & Ice 2017 enjoys record crowds during unseasonably warm weekend

    Fire & Ice organizers say as many as 60,000 people attended the three-day festival Feb. 17-19, which opened with a relatively chilly Friday night block party and gradually warmed up as the weekend progressed. Broad and Main...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • Miss Phillips Goes to Washington

    Manheim’s Chloe Phillips had a two-day whirlwind visit to Washington, D.C., starting Wednesday, Feb. 15. The Special Olympics athlete visited Capitol Hill during Special Olympics 15th annual Capitol Hill Day. She was one of over 40 Special...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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