All posts tagged "featured"

  • Mika Brzezinski, co-host of MSNBC's "Morning Joe," made a surprise visit to Lititz this week. (photo courtesy of MSNBC)
     Lititz shopkeep ‘knows her value’

    Mika Brzezinski pops in for surprise visit Where else but through the Lititz Record Express can you parlay a $13.50 annual subscription into a possible $10,000 bonus? One reader is on the road to doing just that....

    • Posted March 26, 2015
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  • The study of ALS is personal for WHS Science Fair Grand Champion Shohini Banerjee. She presents her research at F&M this week. (photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Science champ finds her passion

    Hopes ALS research leads to improved treatment Shohini Banerjee is always looking for the next opportunity to challenge herself. At 16, the Warwick High School sophomore has poured herself into poetry and classical Indian dance. “That’s where...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • !!!! Manheim
    The Lititz Record Express has expanded Manheim Coverage

    Look for our new  “Manheim for the Record” page in The Lititz Record Express – available now.

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Whiskey from the Becker Distillery, once located along Pine Hill Road in Warwick Township, was transported in Conestoga wagons to Delaware for mass distribution in the 19th century. The still house was razed in the early 1980s. (photo courtesy of the Becker family)
     Pine Hill spirits

    History of the Becker Distillery With the recent popularity of whiskey, both locally and nationally, I thought I would use this month’s historical vignette to discuss one of the Lititz area’s lesser-known but important distilleries, the Becker...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Young helpers deliver auction items to the pick-up area during Saturday's muddy mud sale in Penryn. (photo by Laura Knowles)
    Penryn delivers

    Plenty of mud at this year’s sale There was mud, mud and more mud at the 10th annual Penryn Mud Sale March 20 and 21 at the Penryn Fire Hall. How muddy was it? The mud sale...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Manheim Central is in the midst of some major building upgrades. The administrative offices are
currently located in the former middle school (above) while work on new administrative offices is
underway (below). (Photos by Rochelle Shenk)
    Facilities upgrades under way at Manheim Central

    Over the next three years Manheim Central School District will complete construction on three projects — a new district administration office and two new elementary schools. Construction of the new two-story administration office, which adjoins the middle school...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Warwick grad Emily Cameron, a sophomore swimmer for the University of Georgia women, placed 11th in both the 200 I.M. and 400 I.M. at the NCAA Division-One Championship, earning Honorable Mention All-America in both events.
     Cameron earns Honorable Mention All-American honors at D-I Meet

    Emily Cameron, a 2013 Warwick High School grad, garnered All American Honorable Mention for the University of Georgia women’s swim team in two events at this past weekend’s NCAA Division-One Swimming and Diving Championships in Greensboro, N.C....

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Warwick sophomore Evan Crawford (left) scoops up the ball in front of Wyomissing’s Tyler Ashman in the Warriors’ 16-2 win on Monday. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     Warriors erupt in rout of Wyomissing

    Galbreath’s four goals lead the offense The Warwick boys lacrosse team showed signs of it in 2014. In more than half of their 13 wins a year ago, the Warriors’ offensive firepower resulted in double-digit scoring outputs....

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Warwick’s Alex McCord (left) maintains his form as he completes his victory in the high hurdles in a time of 16.8 seconds. McCord also won the javelin, long jump, and high jump in the opening meet of the season. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Good Knight

    Last season was no doubt one of frustration for Warwick’s Alex McCord. After competing in a number of high jump events in the off-season leading up to his junior track and field campaign, he found himself battling...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Ukulele students, under the direction of John Beck music teacher Michele Conrad, play for Warwick School Board members Tuesday night. (photo by Laura Knowles)
    Budget limbo

    Gov. Wolf’s plan could help district taxpayers, if approved Putting together the Warwick School District 2015-16 budget this year promises to be more challenging than usual. At the school board meeting on March 17, board member Michael...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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