- Florence Foster Jenkins: the Moravian connection
- Local artists will display works at Gretna show
- Cub Scout Pack 44 welcomes kindergartners in new pilot program
- New book a ‘sign’ of hope for local author
- 50 years of art: Lititz Outdoor Fine Art Show set for July 30
- Police departments plan community events
- The ‘Great Eastern Wizard’ of the Park House hotel
- Manheim woodworker crafts bodies for Martin Guitar
- Siblings homeless after being separated 40 years
- Going, going, gone! Local beer events selling out quickly
Officer of the Year
An interview with Manheim’s Kirk Colwell A police officer for nearly three years, Manheim Police Department’s Kirk Colwell is now the county’s Officer of the Year. The Lancaster County Chiefs of Police Association bestowed the award on...
- Posted August 24, 2016
Blue for You: Local cops respond to recent police tragedies
It’s been a rough week for police officers. Lititz Police Chief Kerry Nye responded on Tuesday after three days of horror on the national stage began with the tragic deaths of two black shooting victims stopped by...
- Posted July 13, 2016
Rhinier retires from Regional Police
Will continue to serve in Manheim Borough After 25 years with the Warwick Township Police, and then the Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department, Sgt. Rick Rhinier is retiring. It will be official in mid-July, when he...
- Posted July 6, 2016
Nye sworn in as new police chief
36-year veteran takes over for retired Chief Seace No one could deny that it was a bittersweet evening at the Lititz Borough Council meeting on Tuesday. After many years at borough council meetings, long-time Lititz Borough Police...
- Posted June 1, 2016
Chief Seace to retire in June
It was an agenda item that no one was looking forward to announcing. At the Jan. 26 meeting of Lititz Borough Council, council regretfully accepted the retirement of long-time Lititz Borough Police Chief William Seace. “This is...
- Posted January 28, 2016
Fire companies plan open house to draw more volunteers
Duane Ober and other area fire company leaders were impressed by Mount Joy’s one-day sign-up drive last year, which secured a dozen new recruits. A year later, there are nine still-active members from that dozen, which provides...
- Posted January 13, 2016
Inferno under investigation: Apartment destroyed, but firefighters save building
UPDATE: Investigators announced Tuesday afternoon that the cause of Monday night’s fire was ‘improperly disposed of smoking materials.’ A crew of alert carpet installers and the quick response of volunteer firefighters may have saved an apartment building...
- Posted December 22, 2015
Investigation Continues into Reported Burglary
The Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department reported the following: BURGLARY: Police responded to a reported burglary in progress in the 800 block of Log Cabin Road, Lititz, at 12:50 p.m. Dec. 4. According to the caller,...
- Posted December 15, 2015
Two sheep killed; at least three others injured overnight Wednesday
A killer is on the loose in the Penryn area of Penn Township. An animal, likely a large dog, killed two sheep and injured at least three others overnight Wednesday, according to John Veylupek, a Pennsylvania Game...
- Posted November 24, 2015
Investigation continues into fatal accident on Woodcrest Avenue
A Lititz woman struck by a vehicle Monday evening while walking her dog in Lititz died early Tuesday morning. Karen D. Grover, 55, died after receiving life-saving efforts, including CPR administered by emergency responders at the scene...
- Posted November 4, 2015