All posts tagged "announcement"

  • (Left to right) Kristie Ohlinger, Megan Riggs, and Ed Fernandez
appear at the Ephrata Performing Arts Center in Shakespeare’s
“King Lear.” Four showings remain, on March 23, 24, and 25.
    King Lear: the method to the madness

    Et tu, Brute? The Ides of March ushered in the year’s only major winter storm, dumping more than a foot of snow on Lancaster County. The white stuff blanketed the grounds around the Sharadin Bigler Theatre over...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • A group of young would-be Irish dancers work on their steps at the Hooley School of Irish Dance in Brownstown. They are (left to right)
Arabelle Page, Lancaster; Nora Nephin, Manheim; Eleanor Cavanaugh, Lancaster; Penelope Sheaffer, Lancaster; Harper Whalen, Lancaster;
and Arabelle Myers, Denver. (Photos by Art  Petrosemolo)
    Irish dance showcase at Warwick High School

    For generations, young girls have taken dance lessons and loved it. Ballet and tap, classes with yearly recitals, and frilly dance costumes are all part of many young adults’ and parents’ memories. But who would have guessed...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • Below, right, Samantha Rodgers and Kristen Perez geth their skate on.
    Dutchland Rollers open season March 18

    On Saturday, March 18, the Dutchland All-Stars and Blitz will take on two rosters from State College Area Roller Derby (SCAR) from State College. For the first match up of the evening, the All-Stars will take on...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • Lititz artist Fred Rodger created this poster advertising Roots and Blues 2017.
    Roots and Blues 2017

    Last weekend, the fourth annual Roots and Blues Festival took place in downtown Lancaster. The three-day celebration of music, organized by local promoter Rich Ruoff, boasted more than 70 artists who played across nine performance venues both...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • Critic Michael Upton predicts big things for “La La Land,” staring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling, when Oscars roll around. Both Gosling and Stone received Golden Globes for their performance in the musical, and the film captured best comedy picture, director, screenplay, score, and song. (Image from
    Oscar predictions: In my humble opinion

    With the Golden Globes wrapped up, it is only natural to look ahead to Feb. 26 when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences hands out Oscars. Like always I’ll try and predict nominees and winners...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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    Warwick bands will host winter concert this weekend

    The Warwick Middle School Concert Band and the Warwick High School Symphonic Band will perform their 2017 winter concert on Sunday, Jan. 8, at 3 p.m. in the Warwick High School Performing Arts Center, 301 W. Orange...

    • Posted January 4, 2017
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  • Pork and sauerkraut is serious business in Lancaster County on
New Year’s Day. Enjoy a pork and kraut buffet at Lititz Church of
the Brethren from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tickets are necessary and
can be purchased at McElroy’s, Stauffers, Lititz Mutual Insurance
Co., through the church office, or at the door.
    Ring in the new year with pork ‘n’ kraut!

    Lititz Church of the Brethren, 300 W. Orange St., will hold its 18th annual pork and sauerkraut New Year’s Day meal on Sunday, Jan. 1. The food will be served, buffet-style, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m....

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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  • Fake snowfall didn't faze  Hannah Schmeling and Bricen Standish.
    Holiday memories at WHS

        Orchestra opens WHS holiday show The Warwick High School orchestra, under the direction of Ann M. Ahlers, performed four numbers to kick off the show “Holding on to Christmas…Embracing the Heart of the Season,” on...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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  • Red Rose City Chorus
    Acapella voices will ring in the holiday season

    The Red Rose City Sweet Adeline Chorus, Lititz, and the Red Rose Men’s Chorus of Lancaster, both under the direction of Lori Jo Whitehaus, will be presenting a gift of holiday music — barbershop harmony style. “A Barbershop...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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  • Ron Reedy, pictured with his wife Brenda, was the grand marshal in the 2007 Fourth of July parade.
    Lititz legend: Mourning the loss of Ron Reedy

    “Lititz is the finest community in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.” This was the proud sentiment that occupied the mind of Ron Reedy when he was chauffeured through the streets of his hometown as grand marshal of the...

    • Posted November 22, 2016
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