• Peter “PJ” Savage of the Lititz Borough Police Department is filling the newly-created position of school resource officer in the Warwick School District.
    Say hello to Warwick School District’s new SRO

    When Warwick High School students returned for classes Sept. 7, they probably noticed someone new in the halls. It wasn’t necessarily a new teacher, student or principal, although there were certainly a few of those. It was...

    • Posted September 21, 2016
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  • Tuesday's $50,000 donation will support 17 grants for 45 teachers in the Warwick School District. (Left to right) Warwick Education Foundation member Grant Hummer, School Board President Timothy Quinn, and WEF member Daniel Doremus.
    WEF funds science, technology and theater grants for school district

    The Warwick Education Foundation presented the Warwick School District with a check for $50,138 during Tuesday night’s school board meeting. Foundation members Grant Hummer and Dan Doremus made the presentation, and Hummer reported the donation will go...

    • Posted September 21, 2016
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  • At his 100th birthday party, Charles Pawling poses with a chair he caned and a sewing machine he repaired.
    Getting to 100 is hard work

    When you make it to 100, everyone wants to know how you did it. Charles Pawling of Brethren Village has some simple advice. “You have to keep busy. Do something. Don’t just sit around,” he said. He...

    • Posted September 21, 2016
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  • Stevie the Wonder steer has a forever home in Clay.
    Stevie the Wonder steer finds a home in Clay

    Fair sale proceeds donated to disabled Lititz boy Stevie may be the world’s luckiest and most blessed steer. Born blind on a farm in Indiana, he was four months old in July of last year when a...

    • Posted September 21, 2016
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  • Owen Alexander at the wheel of a recreated International Harvester
during the 2015 Manheim Farm Show Baby Parade. This
year’s parade is Monday, Oct. 3, at 5:30 p.m. (Photo by Rochelle Shenk)
    63rd Manheim Farm Show kicks off Oct. 3

    The 63rd annual Manheim Community Farm Show begins Monday, Oct. 3, and runs through Saturday, Oct. 8. As in previous years, it will be held at the Farm Show Complex off Adele Avenue. Activities are also held...

    • Posted September 21, 2016
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    Artisans’ Porchwalk is next weekend

    The 18th annual Artisans’ Porchwalk, featuring juried artists and craftsmen, will be held on Friday, Sept. 30, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Saturday, Oct. 1, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The show, which is...

    • Posted September 21, 2016
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  • Even if you didn’t get a
ticket to Chocolate Walk,
you can still be part of the
fun. Volunteers are being
sought for Oct. 8 to help
move traffic, assist chocolatiers,
and punch tickets.
As a sweet reward, volunteers
can partake of five
chocolate treats, anywhere
along the walk.
    Couldn’t get a ticket to Chocolate Walk? Be a volunteer!

    Volunteers get five free samples on Oct. 8 Those who were unable to obtain tickets to this year’s Kiwanis Club of Lititz Area’s Lititz Chocolate Walk can still enjoy their share of treats on Oct. 8. The...

    • Posted September 21, 2016
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  • Amelia Fair sings “The Star-Spangled Banner” at the ceremony. Photos by Laura Knowles
    Warwick students honor those killed on 9/11

    Amelia Fair was just three months old when America was turned upside-down with the tragic 9/11 terrorist attacks of 2001. On the 15th anniversary of 9/11, Fair, a Warwick High School sophomore, sang a heart-rending National Anthem...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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  • Eugene Tabbutt, a Luther Care resident, received two World War II medals for service this past July — 68 years after coming home from Japan. Photo by Sarah Hummer
    Lititz WWII vet receives medals… 68 years later

    Proud World War II Occupation of Japan veteran Eugene Tabbutt, 88, was honored with medals by VFW Post #1463 on July 28. “I was part of the group who visited the veterans at Luthercare during the Christmas...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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