All posts tagged "featured"

  • Isaac Monaghan, pondering hot dogs and hamburgers, knows that his vote counts!
    Kindergarten election: Hamburgers beat hot dogs!

    Kindergarteners also vote for swings and bikes without training wheels Three classes of kindergarteners at Bonfield Elementary School skipped Tuesday’s gubernatorial race and went straight to what really matters — hot dogs or hamburgers? And like America’s pastime, the...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Outside the polling site in Elizabeth Township. (photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    ‘It’s dirty’

    Local voters hope for a cleaner political landscape There was no way to escape the bright spotlight that was Tuesday’s mid-term election in Lancaster County. The national media was focused on the balance of power in the...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • LititzResults
    Who are the people at your polling place?

    Our election correspondent, Katie Grisbacher, spent her day talking to voters in the 37th legislative district, where Elizabeth Township residents overwhelmingly supported Mindy Fee. But this coverage is more about neighbors than politics: Judge of elections, majority...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Signs of hope outside the Elizabeth Twp. municipal building Tuesday morning. This is the polling location for all residents of that township. As expected, Republican candidates won all races here. (photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Corbett wins…here anyway

    Sensing voter backlash on Gov. Tom Corbett, local Democratic candidates thought the time was right to eye available state House and Senate seats and possibly even derail Congressman Joe Pitts’ bid to return to Washington as a...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Freshman Kayla Herr (left), who scored two goals in Manheim Central’s State playoff win on Tuesday, blasts a shot on goal against Donegal last Saturday. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Herr connects twice in MC girls’ State playoff win

    In her young varsity career, Manheim Central’s Kayla Herr had never enjoyed a multiple-goal game. Until Tuesday, that is. And chances are, the Lady Barons’ freshman forward/midfielder won’t soon forget this particular contest. Herr’s second of two...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Warwick senior Amanda Graber (second from left) maintains a strong pace near the two-mile point at last Saturday’s State Cross Country Championships. (Photo by Bruce Morgan)
    Graber shows improvement in second trip to States

    Warwick senior Amanda Graber could have panicked when she passed the one-mile point at the PIAA State Triple-A Girls Cross Country Championships last Saturday. Her time of 5:58 was a similar start to the one she got...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Rock Lititz Nov 5
    Rock Lititz/Warwick study data

     Rock Lititz and Warwick Township officials are confident a solution to the vibration problem is near.But no plan of action has been determined.The collaborative effort by Tait and Clair Global to build Rock Lititz Studio — a...

    • Posted November 4, 2014
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    Warwick-Wilson Preview

    Coming off its 42-0 setback to Hempfield last Friday, Warwick enters week 10 of the season on a five-game losing streak.  But Section One leader Wilson (6-0 L-L, 9-0 overall) visiting Grosh Field on Friday night, the...

    • Posted October 31, 2014
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  • Lititz Springs Pool
    Everyone in … on the pool

    Residents tell council, ‘Do whatever is needed’ Kerri Hample can’t imagine Lititz without the Lititz Springs Pool. As vice president of the Lititz Springs Swim Team, Hample was one of seven people who stood before borough council Tuesday...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • LititzBallot
    Hample v. Mentzer

    97th PA House race key for Lititz area residents Charlie Hample, 41-year-old Democrat/ life-long Lititz resident, is a special education teacher at School District of Lancaster.   Steve Mentzer, 58-year-old Republican incumbent from Manheim Township.   The Lititz...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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