All posts tagged "featured"

  • Owen Alexander at the wheel of a recreated International Harvester
during the 2015 Manheim Farm Show Baby Parade. This
year’s parade is Monday, Oct. 3, at 5:30 p.m. (Photo by Rochelle Shenk)
    63rd Manheim Farm Show kicks off Oct. 3

    The 63rd annual Manheim Community Farm Show begins Monday, Oct. 3, and runs through Saturday, Oct. 8. As in previous years, it will be held at the Farm Show Complex off Adele Avenue. Activities are also held...

    • Posted September 21, 2016
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  • Manheim linebacker Brock Hochstetler (45) goes up and over Indians’ wide receiver Greg Chrysler (31) to make a perfectly timed defensive play in last Friday’s game. Photo by Mike Shull
    Barreto, Kegarise help the Barons hammer Donegal

    Manheim Central brought a touch of Christmas on a hot, sticky night in Mount Joy last Friday. The Mannheim Steamroller Christmas was the band’s first on the Billboard 200 album chart. Against Donegal, the Barons actually played...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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  • Amelia Fair sings “The Star-Spangled Banner” at the ceremony. Photos by Laura Knowles
    Warwick students honor those killed on 9/11

    Amelia Fair was just three months old when America was turned upside-down with the tragic 9/11 terrorist attacks of 2001. On the 15th anniversary of 9/11, Fair, a Warwick High School sophomore, sang a heart-rending National Anthem...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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  • Eugene Tabbutt, a Luther Care resident, received two World War II medals for service this past July — 68 years after coming home from Japan. Photo by Sarah Hummer
    Lititz WWII vet receives medals… 68 years later

    Proud World War II Occupation of Japan veteran Eugene Tabbutt, 88, was honored with medals by VFW Post #1463 on July 28. “I was part of the group who visited the veterans at Luthercare during the Christmas...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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    LABA puts Lititz first

    Still basking in the glow of being named America’s Coolest Small Town, Lititz retailers have been enjoying a busy summer attracting tourists and locals to the vibrant small town shops. Lititz’ shops sell everything from stylish fashions...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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  • Owner Erik Wolfe is ready to follow his dream and open a whiskey distillery in his hometown of Lititz. Photo by Dan Marschka
    Whiskey distiller barrels forward

    Opening in November, Stoll & Wolfe will produce rye whiskey, apple brandy and bourbon at 35 N. Cedar St. New PLCB rules allow the distillery to offer Pennsylvania-produced craft beer and wine Though the path has changed...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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  • Built around 1810, the house has a heritage that dates back to 1748 and Michael Groszman, a first generation Warwick Township settler and a veteran of the Revolutionary War. hoto by Laura Knowles
    Historic farmhouse fate unknown

    The historic brick farmhouse with a wraparound porch and a sweeping view of the valley just south of Lititz looks strong and sturdy. It’s fate, however, is precarious. Built around 1810, the house has a heritage that...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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  • Loretta Smith isn’t your typical centenarian. She spent Labor Day kayaking at Speedwell Forge. The kayak trip was a birthday gift from Don and Diane Stoltz.
    Loretta Smith celebrates 100… with a kayak ride

    Loretta (Schmolke) Smith was the third oldest of 12 children. She was born on Sunday, Aug. 13, 1916, in Buckman, a thriving rural village in Central Minnesota. During Loretta’s first three years of elementary school, morning classes...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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  • The block wall is a firestop between classroom wing A and the main entrance/administration area.
The concrete pad is the base for the main entrance/administrative area and its second-floor media
center. The concrete has also been poured for the gym/cafeteria wing. (Photo by Rochelle Shenk)
    Construction progresses on new Doe Run Elementary

    Construction is ongoing at Manheim Central’s new Doe Run Elementary School, 281 Doe Run Road, Manheim. Groundbreaking for the 148,000-square-foot school was held May 23. It’s being built on the site of the former Doe Run Elementary,...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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    LITITZ AREA BUSINESS ALLIANCE

    Working together as a community of businesses within the Warwick School District to serve as the stewards of positive future growth and advance the business and community interests of the region. For more information, visit LITITZAREABUSINESSALLIANCE.COM

    • Posted September 7, 2016
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