• Dennis Rakers, chef at Luther Acres, displays two dishes that made him wildly popular with New York
celebrities in the 1970s: emince de veau zurichoise and spaetzle. (Photo by Michele Walter Fry)
    Dennis Rakers: Luther Acres’ hidden gem

    Luther Acres has been hiding one of their chefs, Dennis Rakers. He and chef Quinn Hackers won second place earlier this month in the Iron Chef Cocalico. Hackers got the glory, held the trophy, and was interviewed...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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  • Births – Reported March 19, 2015

    BEILER, Jacob and Nancy (King), Lititz, a daughter, at Birth Care & Family Health Services, March 13. BOOR, Alex and Heather (Groff), Lititz, a daughter, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Lititz, March 12. BUCKWALTER, Nicholas...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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    Kreiters married 60 years

    David and Doris (Tennis) Kreiter, Lititz, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married March 12, 1955 in Elkton, Md. David retired as parts manager from Zartman Dodge (now Keller Brothers) after 35 years of service.Doris...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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    Lions Club Egg Hunt is April 4

    The Lititz Lions Club has scheduled its annual Easter Egg Hunt for Saturday, April 4, at 10:30 a.m. The event will be held at Bonfield Elementary School, 101 N. Oak St. Children in age groups 1-2, 3-4,...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Births – Reported March 12, 2015

    CARVER, Timothy Ezra and Alicia Dawn (Poorman), Lititz, a son, at Heart of Lancaster Medical Center, March 1. COLLAZO, Norberto and Iris Andino, Lancaster, a daughter, at Heart of Lancaster Medical Center, March 1. DONMOYER, Lauren and...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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    Connelly, Merkel will wed in May

    Jack and Rose Connelly of Lititz, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Krista Marie Connelly, to James Alan Merkel, son of James and Jacque Merkel, of Mars. The future bride is a graduate of...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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    Maynor, Van Duyne wed in Las Vegas

    Marjorie Maynor and William Van Duyne, of Goldsboro, N.C., were married Feb. 21 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Margie is is the daughter of Hal W. Maynor III and Mary Lois Haviland and the granddaughter of the late...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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      Pizza crust revisited

    The pizza crust that gets thrown back into the box, that’s been me. I’d rather save myself 300 calories per crust and be thought rude than to eat something I don’t like. Not eating the crust means...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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  • Births – Reported March 5, 2015

    ALLISON, Robert S. and Kate (Zeamer), Lititz, a daughter, at Women & Babies Hospital, Feb. 19. CLARK, Sean P. and Melissa A. (Phillips), Elizabethtown, a daughter, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Feb. 27. EMKE, Devin...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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    Grate Grilling: An Alaskan adventure too good to be true

    I have cabin fever. The past few weeks have seen most days in the teens or single digits with wind chills below zero. I’m a hearty soul, but I’m not grilling outside with a -20 wind chill....

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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