All posts tagged "announcement"

  • The Manheim Central Marching Barons will host a Cavalcade of Bands, featuring 21 ensembles from
the region in competition, on Halloween at 2:30 p.m. (Photos by Alan Johnson)
    Cavalcade of Bands set for Halloween

    The Marching Barons will host 21 marching bands from around the region at their Oct. 31 Cavalcade of Bands event. The cavalcade is a sanctioned marching band competition, where participating bands are judged on their marching, music...

    • Posted September 30, 2015
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  • Tony and Kristina Page in the curing room of their new gourmet butcher shop on South Cedar Street.
    The Rooster Crows in Lititz

    New butcher shop gets warm welcome For Kristina and Tony Page, proprietors of Rooster Street Butcher, the 10 a.m. opening of their door at 11 S. Cedar St. on Friday, Sept. 18, was a labor of love...

    • Posted September 25, 2015
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  • More than 35 juried artisans and craftsmen will take part in the
Lititz Artisans’ Porch walk, set for Oct. 2 and 3. (Record Express file photo)
    Art about town

    The 11th Annual Artisans’ Porchwalk is set for Friday, Oct. 2 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 3 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The free, self-guided walk around Lititz features juried artists and...

    • Posted September 23, 2015
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  • It’s hard not to “fall” for seasonal treats created by Lancaster’s
Miesse Candies. Here, chocolatier Frank Taylor displays some
of their 2004 autumn themed fare. (Photo by Marty  Heisey)
    More Chocolate Walk stops revealed

    The Lititz Chocolate Walk, set for Oct. 11, is completely sold out. Featured on the sweet-filled walking tour of Lititz are 32 stops, each with a special treat for those who attend. Those without tickets can still...

    • Posted September 23, 2015
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  • Lowe’s Heroes volunteer Phil Rizzuto places a paver around a newly installed sign for Aaron’s Acres
day camp at Manheim Veteran Memorial Park.
    Lowe’s, Aaron’s Acres team to upgrade Manheim park

    Two days after the Manheim Community Pool closed for the season, the pool and its surrounding area were bustling with activity. Nearly 150 volunteers from Lowe’s and Aaron’s Acres gathered for a two-day project to provide a...

    • Posted September 16, 2015
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  • Jeff Graybill (left) takes a turn at piloting Kevin Rohrer’s just-forfun
drone while Rohrer gives a few operational hints.
    Flying high for fun — for now

    Laws may curtail farm’s use of drone technology Kevin Rohrer is about as law-abiding a citizen as you’re ever likely to meet. He owns 140 acres of farmland between Manheim and Mount Joy and rents 200 more...

    • Posted September 9, 2015
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  • Tomato Pie Cafe on North Broad Street (above) and Cherry Acres on East Main (right) will be among
the sweet stops on next month’s Chocolate Walk.
    Countdown to Chocolate Walk

    Five more stops on the sweet trail of 32 The Lititz Chocolate Walk, set for Oct. 11, is nearly sold out. Featured on the sweet-filled walking tour of Lititz are 32 stops, each with a special treat...

    • Posted September 2, 2015
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    Fisher is new borough manager

    James R. Fisher and students at Manheim Central School District have something in common. The grandfather of three will begin serving Manheim Borough as its new manager on Aug. 31, the same day that students begin the...

    • Posted August 26, 2015
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  • Ben Zuck touches up paint on a railing for a resident as part of the Manheim Project. (Photos by Rochelle Shenk)
    The Manheim Project gives back to the community

    For the last two weeks, Manheim area residents may have noticed a number of people throughout the community wearing blue T-shirts sporting “The Manheim Project” on the front. Nearly 250 volunteers from seven churches engaged in a...

    • Posted August 12, 2015
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  • BRAKES instructor Todd Modderman (left) shows Calvin Henderson (right, in truck) about driving safely with tractor-trailers during the
BRAKES teen safe driving course. (Photos by Rochelle Shenk)
    Teens put on the BRAKES for safe driving course

    The Manheim Auto Auction is usually a quiet place on weekends. That was not the case on Aug. 1 and 2 as about 150 teens and their parents participated in BRAKES, a safe driving course geared to...

    • Posted August 5, 2015
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