All posts tagged "featured"

  • Belen Mozo takes a swing
    In the swing of things

    Local volunteers help drive estimated $25 million boost to local economy from Women’s 2015 U.S. Open at Lancaster Country Club If you’ve traveled around Lancaster recently, you may have noticed a fleet of specially-licensed Lexus vehicles that...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Lititz Borough Council said farewell to Bre Wiczkowski June 30.
    Wiczkowski Bids Farewell to Borough Council

    Lititz Borough Council said goodbye to Bre Wiczkowski June 30. Wiczkowski served as junior council member to Lititz Borough for the past five months, offering a youthful perspective to local government. She was the seventh junior council...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Jared Hahn promoted to sergeant for the Lititz Borough Police Department.
    Hahn Promoted to Sergeant

    At the request of Lititz Police Chief William Seace, borough council approved the permanent appointment of Jared Hahn as sergeant for the Lititz Borough Police Department, following his probationary period. Hahn has been a member of the...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Reporter-Photographer John Crawford captured this nice fireworks photos from Saturday night while standing in front of the Lititz Welcome Center.
    Fourth of July memories

    When the Fourth of July Committee decided on a 1950s theme in conjunction with the “Red, White & Cool” slogan, the thought was that many of the park’s patrons have fond memories of that era. This year’s...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Maureen McEvoy (aka Sue Shard) was the cute marketing smile behind Wilbur-Suchard candy bars in 1946. (photo from the Sketch Mearig Collection)
    Sue Shard’s sweet success

    The girl who championed Lititz’s candy bar What’s it like to be the face of Wilbur-Suchard Chocolate Company and the host of a WLAN radio show? Just ask Maureen McEvoy-Farrell. In 1946, at age 12, she was...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Craig Kauffman, Susquehanna Market CEO, will take over as BB&T regional president here when the deal is officially completed, a Susquehanna spokesman said
    The Fed Approves Susquehanna Bank Deal

    BB&T Corp. Tuesday announced it’s received regulatory approval to acquire Lititz-based Susquehanna Bancshares from the Federal Reserve, the FDIC and all required state regulators. This is most likely the final hurdle to the deal that’s targeted for...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Warrior Award winners (left to right) Brogan Galbreath and Avery Quinn, who tied for the boys honor, and Sarah Deckard were models of perseverance in their athletic careers at Warwick. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     Warrior Award winners offer stories of inspiration

      Sarah Deckard and Brogan Galbreath overcame adversity in their athletic careers at Warwick. Avery Quinn was a model of perseverance. All were and are true stories of inspiration. But that’s not the only thing the Warwick...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • After getting the Warwick Phillies on the scoreboard with a two-run single in the first inning, clean-up hitter Cam Hess advances to second base on the throw to the plate. Solanco’s Seth Harnish tries for a quick tag on the return throw to second base. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     Phils hammer Mountville to stay alive in LNP Tournament

      What a difference one day made for the Warwick Phillies. After managing just four hits against Solanco White in an LNP Midget-Midget Tournament game on Monday night, the No. 2-seeded Philllies needed just five batters to...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Matt Good

    Matt Good and his band of merry volunteers were busy setting up 4,000 American flags in the lush green lawn of Lititz Church Square this morning (Wednesday, July 1, 2015). Great job, Matt! Lititz wouldn’t be what...

    • Posted July 1, 2015
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  • Fourth of July Committee Chairman Tim Reedy (left) presented the Smith family with complimentary tickets to this year's program in the park as a prize for creating the 2015 theme. The family includes (from left) Emily Deel, Jane and Mike Smith, and Cecilia Deel. (photo by Stephen Seeber)
    Cool contest

    The faces behind this year’s July 4 theme A colossal community event like Lititz’s Fourth of July weekend has many facets, from parades to queens to fireworks, and there’s a local story behind each. But one name...

    • Posted June 30, 2015
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