• LR20150618_socBuckhill
    Tour Buckhill Farms on June 27

    Buckhill Farms CSA will hold an open house and farm tour on Saturday, June 27. Join Farmers Andrew Buckwalter and Coral Hotte, along with members of the Buckhill Farm team, along with Beekeeper Lori Stahl, who will...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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    Gennett, Hartwell to marry

    Renee Gennett and Christopher Hartwell, both of Ephrata, recently announced their engagement. Renee is the daughter of Ted and Karen Gennett of Lititz. She is a 2005 graduate of Warwick High School. She is employed by World...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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    Births – Reported June 18, 2015

    BEILER, John Michael and Marlene (Riehl), Leola, a son, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, June 9. BOWERS, Christopher M. and Kelly (Andes), Lititz, a son, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, June 10. FREDERICK, Bradley and...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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    Herzers married 65 years

    Bob and Mary Margaret (Margaret) Herzer, of Luther Acres, will soon celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary. The Herzers were married June 17, 1950, by Rev. Carl J. Helmich. They have four sons: Kent; Karl; Kurt, husband of...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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  • There’s a reason why this pound cake is Elvis Presley’s favorite. Try a hunk-a hunk-a yourself and
find out. (Photo by Michele Walter Fry)
    Elvis Presley’s favorite pound cake

    Pound cake is underrated and avoided. For one thing, it’s ugly. Another, it’s got a bad name. The word “pound” insinuates it’s more caloric and the word is a constant reminder. Angel food cake has a nice...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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  • Births – Reported June 11, 2015

    CORCORAN, William and McKenna, Lititz, a daughter, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, June 5. EBERHART, Matt and Rachel (Helwig), Lancaster, a daughter, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, May 30. GOCHENAUER, Trevor and Alicia...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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  • This week, Michele gives an Italian twist to a time-honored PA
Dutch fritter recipe attributed to Hideberta (pictured).
    Fritterin’ away in the kitchen

    This recipe is going in the “updated Pennsylvania Dutch” series. It’s where I enhance traditional Dutch recipes. Sometimes the Dutch essence gets lost, but not here — the word “fritter” is plain and clear and I know...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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    Pfeiffer, Griffith will marry in June

    Amy Pfeiffer and Matthew Griffith, of Lititz, recently announced their engagement. Amy is the daughter of Jeff and Judy Pfeiffer, Lititz. She is a 1996 graduate of Warwick High School and earned her B.S. and M.A. in...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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    Burkholders married 60 years

    Roy and Helen Burkholder of Lititz recently marked their 60th wedding anniversary at a dinner celebration with their children and grandchildren. They were married April 23, 1955, in Marietta by Helen’s father, Pastor John S. Hiestand. Their...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Births – Reported May 28, 2015

    BRUCKHART, Ryan and Jessica (Minnich), Lititz, a son, at Women & Babies Hospital, May 19. CICCARONE, Christopher and Kathleen (Cassidy), Lititz, a daughter, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, May 22. GIVLER, Emily, and Erik Darling,...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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