• Déjà brew; beer fest is back

    While this time of year in Lancaster County is typically known as “fair season,” it’s definitely all about the beer in Lititz. Once again warm, sunny weather is expected to greet 3,500 ticket-holders who’ll descend downtown for...

    • Posted September 18, 2019
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  • With his ‘Bear’ hands

    Retired WWII vet, 94, keeps busy crafting objects out of wood Long after retirement, Mahlon Bear, 94, of Brickerville, continues to live a busy life. Growing up locally in the village of Oregon (then known as Catfish),...

    • Posted September 18, 2019
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  • Manheim Chamber adds young professionals group

    Manheim Chamber recently added the Manheim Young Professionals to its committees. Led by three young professionals, the team plans to hold monthly meetings. “Having the Manheim Young Professionals as a part of the Manheim Area Chamber of...

    • Posted September 18, 2019
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  • LRCDC shoots for the ‘stars’

    Initially established in 2013 as a behind-the-scenes kind of business incubator, the Lititz Regional Community Development Corp. will hold its coming-out party in November. LRCDC President John Bear, a former Pennsylvania state representative and former Lititz Borough...

    • Posted September 18, 2019
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  • Open for business

    The Wilbur Hotel in downtown Lititz opened Saturday as guests entered a place that celebrates its heritage but isn’t stuck in the past. The 74-room luxury hotel — the centerpiece of the former Wilbur Chocolate factory’s redevelopment...

    • Posted September 18, 2019
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  • Warwick receives WEF check for $27,548

    The Warwick Education Foundation presented the Warwick School District with a $27,548 gift at the Sept. 17 school board meeting. The gift was a check to fund 12 grants for 31 Warwick teachers to provide unique programs...

    • Posted September 18, 2019
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  • Wilbur employee’s World War history to be preserved in the park

    A pair of heavy brass plaques, laden with Lititz history, found their way to Bruce McCullough after they were removed from their mountings as the Wilbur Chocolate factory as it was beginning its three-year transformation into The...

    • Posted September 18, 2019
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  • ‘Waving’ goodbye

    Renovation to begin on Lititz Springs Pool Lititz Springs Pool, a beloved fixture since 1962, is officially closed for the season. But returning patrons next summer will dip their toes into a new and improved facility. Construction,...

    • Posted September 11, 2019
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  • One small step for a Lititz man

    Area native helping return Americans to the moon You could say Lititz native Jason Griffith has always had a fascination with how things work. And now, his chosen career is going to help safely return man to...

    • Posted September 11, 2019
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  • Never forget

    On Wednesday morning, the Warwick High School Civics Club presented its 7th annual 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at the flagpole at the main entrance to the high school. Each year on Sept. 11, the Civics Club invites local...

    • Posted September 11, 2019
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