• Election Dems
    A perfect storm election

     When two candidates face off in a November general election in Lancaster County, there are no guarantees, but at least you can put your finger on the variables. In some cases, the results are easily predictable. The...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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    Troubled trout

    Low water levels coupled with a storm Saturday night proved fatal for about 2,700 fish in a Lititz co-op trout nursery . Lititz Sportsmen’s Association’s all-volunteer nursery typically raises about 14,000 trout per year — for stocking...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • Aerialist Kendra Greaves, a former Cirque du Soliel performer, will be featured at the Taste of Lititz event on June 5.
    Entertainment is on the ‘Taste of Lititz’ menu

    Taste of Lititz, a community festival celebrating all things that are great about Lititz, offers a taste of more than just food. Art and entertainment are also on the menu at the event, set for Friday, June...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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    ‘Lititz Remembers’ this Memorial Day

    On May 25, Lititz will honor those who served in the armed forces with a time-honored traditional parade and ceremonies, as well as two exciting new events — a “Lititz Remembers” encampment in Lititz Springs Park, and a...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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    A perfect storm election: GOP incumbents prevail

    When two candidates face off in a November general election in Lancaster County, there are no guarantees, but at least you can put your finger on the variables. In some cases, the results are easily predictable. The...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • Warwick hires new solicitor

    At the May 19 meeting of Warwick School Board, the Lancaster firm of Kegel Kelin Almy & Lord LLP was named as the school district’s new solicitor. The decision to switch laws firms came after the board...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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    MiniTHON raises nearly $35K

    Warwick High School’s MiniTHON, held May 15-16 at the school, raised $34,854.79 for the Four Diamonds Fund. The Fund directly serves families suffering from pediatric cancer. The school’s MiniTHON is the high school version of Penn State’s...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • Illegal burning a hot topic at Elizabeth Twp. meeting

    Elizabeth Township Supervisors noted on May 11 that the Budget Inn on Route 501 just south of Brubaker Valley Road has been sold, and that demolition and cleanup after the November 2014 fire is proceeding, but slowly....

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • The site of the new Northwest EMS building is on West Colebrook Street, on property formerly known as the Ammon K. Gibble American Legion Post 419.  Pictured (left to right) are Scot Funk, Manheim Borough Mayor; Chief  Joseph Stauffer , Manheim Borough PD; Lori Shenk,  manager, Northwest EMS; and Mark Stivers, former Manheim Borough Manager.
    Funding campaign begun for Northwest EMS building

    Northwest EMS, Inc. will be building a new EMS station in Manheim Borough with a ground-breaking ceremony to be held Thursday, May 21, at noon. In anticipation of construction beginning later this year, Northwest is kicking off...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • Phil Grahek installs a lifeguard chair in the L-shaped pool.  (Photos by Rochelle Shank)
    With a little help from Friends…  Manheim Community Pool prepares for 58th season

    Thanks to some final touches during a community cleanup effort on May 16 the Manheim Community Pool is spruced up and ready for its summer opening this weekend. Located at 504 Adele Ave. in the Veterans Memorial...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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