All posts tagged "featured"

  • Ghostbusters (left to right) Jim Oplinger, Matt Ensminger, Todd Couzins, Morris Shirey and Jeff from Lancaster (we didn’t get his last name) are more than ready to pit their wits against the forces of mischievous spirits.
    Lititz gets slimed: Ghostbusters visit Historical Foundation

    Becoming a Ghostbuster was a long labor of love for Jim Oplinger, who lives in Lititz and teaches in the technology curriculum — engineering and architecture — at Cedar Crest High School. When his son was five...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • Class of 2010 Warwick High School grads Erin Myers and Lindsey Hartman Maysilles are new elementary teachers for the Warwick School District.
    Class of 2010 grads return as Warwick teachers

    For Erin Myers and Lindsey Hartman Maysilles, Tuesday evening’s Warwick School Board meeting was a bit of a class reunion. Both graduated from Warwick High School in 2010. Seven years later, they were both approved as new...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • Loren Miller, Elizabeth Township office manager, tees off at the new disc golf course.
    Tee time in the township

    Disc golf course installed at Elizabeth Township Park The discs are flying in Elizabeth Township Park. A nine-hole disc golf course was completed in June at the park on Route 322 and Keener Road. Disc golf has...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • Warwick’s Jack Klazas (left) hustles down the line looking to beat a throw to Octorara’s first baseman during the District 23 finals. Photo by Mike Shull
    Warwick falls to Octorara in District 23 championship

    Tournament for 9-10-11 year olds goes the distance By the time Warwick reached last Wednesday’s winner-take-all game in the District 23 Little League 9-10-11 Year-Old championship, their pitching depth was a concern. Once-beaten Octorara, who entered the...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • A new vision for downtown Lititz

    Borough council will vote on zoning changes next week A decade ago, Lititz officials wrestled over an escalating parking shortage while crafting the borough’s downtown municipal plan. But that’s not necessarily the case today, said Elijah Yearick,...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • Mela festival Saturday in Park

    ‘Meet’ India: A cultural experience in Lititz Springs Park this Saturday The Indian American Fusion Group of Lancaster will once again host Mela, from 3 to 8 p.m., on July 22, in Lititz Spring Park. The festival...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • Warwick Little League is planning to use fields at Elizabeth Township Community Park next year since the current fields at the Wilbur complex are not expected to be available.
    Elizabeth Twp. makes room for Warwick Little League

    Warwick Little League is interested in using the Elizabeth Township Park ball fields for games and tournaments in the future since the Wilbur fields in Lititz will no longer be available. The subject was discussed Monday night...

    • Posted July 13, 2017
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  • Lititz Watch Technicum Principal Herman Mayer works with first year student Madison Jardine of Carlisle.
    Timeless profession

    Lititz Watch Technicum training the next generation of watchmakers The modern wrist watch dates back to the 1800s but historians have differences of opinion on exactly when. It could have been the bracelet watch by Capt &...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • A toast to the tour! Tom, Traci and Esther, visiting from Carlisle, recently enjoyed a fun foodie Friday in downtown Lititz.
    A toothsome tour of the town

    Hungry for local flavor? Then dig into the new “Come Eat Lititz” jaunt, sponsored by Lancaster County Food Tours, for a seven-course meal along Main and Broad streets. This adventure takes foodies on a tasty trip of...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • Number two hitter David Woolley connects for a first-inning base hit to right field in the Junior-Midget LNP best-of-three qualifying series. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Lititz VFW knots LNP Junior-Midget qualifying series, forces decisive third game

    The Lititz VFW was down, but far from out. Yes, Lancaster had a 3-0 first-inning lead and was just six innings away from sweeping Lititz in the Junior-Midget best-of-three LNP qualifying series on their home field on...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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