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    Happy Holiday Season from Tire Consultants

    Now that thew holiday season is officially here, you can be sure that winter will be arriving soon. With winter on the way, you can be sure that snow will be in the forecast. Along with snow...

    • Posted November 30, 2016
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  • The arrival of Santa and Mrs. Claus in Lititz Springs Park on Dec. 2 will herald the start of the holiday season in Lititz. (photo by Mike Shull)
    ‘Christmas in the Park’ kickstarts holiday season

    Merry Lititz Christmas on Saturday The signature stars are up around the downtown light posts; so is the crèche on the square. And Santa’s mailbox has already been set up in Lititz Springs Park. The first few...

    • Posted November 30, 2016
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  • Manheim Central senior QB Kody Kegarise, who rushed for a game-high 228 yards and three TDs, finds running room through the Cocalico defense in the Barons' 50-13 win last Friday night in the District Three 5A semi-finals. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Barons earn revenge and a trip to Hershey

    Victory over Cocalico sends MC to District Three 5A finals As one of Manheim Central’s defensive QBs, senior linebacker Nick Brown just smiles at the mention of his offensive counterpart Kody Kegarise. “I’m primarily defense, and just...

    • Posted November 22, 2016
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  • Warwick Midget A team running back Colton Miller, who rushed for 140 yards and two touchdowns in the Red Rose League championship game last Saturday, picks up a big gain against Hempfield.
     ‘Snow’ stopping Warwick

    The stats didn’t lie. Hempfield didn’t move the chains for a first down against Warwick’s defense until the 8:00 mark of the fourth quarter. And it was the one and only time they did so. “Our kids...

    • Posted November 22, 2016
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  • Sitting atop the arched bridge in Lititz Springs Park, Nicole Jackson, secretary and co-founder of the Sweet Pea Project, reads the names of loved ones lost as candles honoring their memories are placed in the stream.
    The club no one wants to join

    Hundreds pay tribute to their Sweet Peas during touching ceremony in Lititz Springs Park As the sun set in pink and orange at Lititz Springs Park, tiny candles of light flickered in the stream. As a guitar...

    • Posted October 19, 2016
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    Eric Wolf: stirring the local political pot since 1984

    You may remember, if you’re old enough, the presidential election of 1984. Where incumbent Republican Ronald Reagan and his running mate, George H. W. Bush, were slinging all kinds of mud and scandalous invective at the other...

    • Posted October 19, 2016
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  • Andy Blackburn/Staff District Attorney Craig Stedman speaks at a press conference Friday in Lancaster.
    DA won’t prosecute former MC student

      By Patrick Burns Manheim Central senior classmates arrived for their final day of school on Thursday, June 9. There were no classes scheduled, only rehearsal prep for graduation ceremonies later that evening. But those students awoke...

    • Posted October 19, 2016
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    Sensory-sensitive ‘Storks’ screening

    Aaron’s Acres will host a sensory-sensitive showing of the film “Storks” on Saturday, Oct. 1, at 10 a.m., at Penn Cinema, 541 Airport Road. Lights and sound will be adjusted to accommodate sensory-sensitive concerns. Families may bring...

    • Posted September 28, 2016
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    The Macks are back!

    Gerhart Machinery in Brunnerville will celebrate its 27th Mack Truck Day on Oct. 1, to commemorate the achievements of the Mack Brothers, creator of the Mack Truck. New and vintage vehicles will be on display from 8...

    • Posted September 21, 2016
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