• James Wenger of Derck & Edson Associates discusses changes to the Rock Lititz master plan at a 7 a.m. meeting Wednesday in Warwick Township. (photo by Patrick Burns)
    Size matters

    Rock Lititz seeks flexibility on signage dimension to reflect an “innovative and interesting” approach. The Warwick Township Board of Supervisors approved changes to the Rock Lititz campus project Wednesday morning and will mull over a proposed amendment to the...

    • Posted September 3, 2014
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  • Acoustic guitarist and songwriter Bat Bennett will perform at the White Swan on Friday, Aug. 29 at 8 p.m. (Photo courtesy of Bat Bennett)
    The Bat-man cometh

    Nationally-acclaimed folk guitarist and songwriter Bat Bennett will be appearing at the White Swan, 1264 E. Newport Road in Rothsville this Friday, Aug. 29 at 8 p.m. Born north of Chicago, Ill., Bat learned his guitarist’s trade...

    • Posted August 30, 2014
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  • Deaths of Local Interest – Aug. 28, 2014

    Richard K. Barr, 81, of Lancaster, died Aug. 23 at Susquehanna Valley Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Columbia. Dick was a retired plumber and worked for RCA, Ressler, Inc. and the Farfield Company, Lititz. A professional baseball player,...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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    High names Lititz resident CEO-Elect

    The High Cos. has named Lititz resident Michael F. Shirk to serve as chief executive officer-elect beginning Nov. 3. Shirk, 39, replaces Nevin D. Cooley as CEO effective Jan. 1. Shirk has been a member of the...

    • Posted August 18, 2014
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  • Noah B. Hurst Sr., 92, Lime Rock Mennonite member, had 119 great-grandchildren

    Noah B. Hurst Sr., 92, of Ephrata, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at his residence. He was born in Martindale to the late Frank and Lydia (Burkholder) Hurst and was the husband of the late Mabel...

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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  • Deaths of Local Interest – July 26, 2014

    Nancy M. Breneman, 85, of Mount Joy, passed away June 20 at Luther Acres Retirement Community. Nancy was a member of Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren. Her pride and joy was her family. Spending time with them...

    • Posted June 25, 2014
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  • What’s in Lititz Run? Everything from TVs to turkeys

    More than 170 volunteers turned out in the chilly, damp weather Saturday morning, meeting at strategic locations in the Lititz Run watershed. Though the day started out with rain, the sun was shining when the volunteers gathered...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Warriors bow to Exeter in Districts

      by Bruce Morgan Of the 104 pitches that Travis Reapsome threw on Monday, there was just one that he would have liked back. The high fastball wasn’t missed by Exeter Township three-hole hitter Austin Gentry, who...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Baron athletes end season at States

      Iosue takes 11th in discus by Bruce Morgan It remains to be seen if Manheim Central senior Sophia Iosue throws the discus after high school. If so, it will be at Harvard University, where she plans...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Keller Bros. sponsoring service dog in training

    The folks at Keller Bros. have been affiliated with the UDS Service Dogs Program for nearly 10 years, since Suzy Keller adopted a Yellow Lab named Zeke. Last year, Keller Bros. donated a Ford Flex to the...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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