All posts tagged "featured"

  • Frederick Law Olmsted
    Honoring Olmsted’s Vision: Local Filmmaker’s Documentary Screened at Lititz Library

    Right in the middle of New York City is a secret garden of lakes, meadows, streams and woodlands. It’s a pretty big oasis, stretching 1.3 miles and covering 843 acres in downtown Manhattan. You might have heard...

    • Posted August 5, 2015
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  • Longtime picnic coordinator Larry Roth (left) has handed over the reins to Chad Eberly
    Everyone Chips in to Keep Penryn Picnic Tradition Going Strong

    A perfect picnic in Penryn doesn’t just happen. It takes planning. The first order of the day is the weather. Bright sunshine and a refreshing breeze would be ideal. “This might be one of the best days...

    • Posted August 5, 2015
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  • BB&T, which acquired Lititz-based  Susquehanna Bank, plans to rename  Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden and call it the BB&T Center
    BB&T officially acquires Susquehanna

    BB&T Corp.’s takeover of Lititz-based Susquehanna Bancshares is complete. After receiving necessary regulatory approvals last month, BB&T completed the acquisition Saturday and as part of the agreement, integrated Susquehanna into BB&T’s Branch Banking and Trust Company segment. ...

    • Posted August 5, 2015
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  • After seeing his professional playing career cut short by injuries, Lititz 24-year-old Tyler Hostetter has joined the coaching ranks as an assistant coach with the Philadelphia Revolution Junior A club.
    Hostetter joins Flyers’ legend behind the bench

    If Tyler Hostetter had his druthers, he’d still be playing hockey. The Lititz native signed an NHL entry level contract with the Philadelphia Flyers in 2009 and went on to play three pro seasons from 2011-14. That...

    • Posted August 5, 2015
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  • Dussingerjulyhot
    Is it Hot Enough for You?

    • Posted July 30, 2015
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  • Today’s staff at South Broad Street
    Kellers have been a Ford family for more than 75 years

    Back in 1940, if you wanted a Ford Coupe or a Ford Woody Station Wagon, the place to go was Keller Bros. Ford in Lititz. Marking its 75th anniversary at its 730 S. Broad St. location, Keller...

    • Posted July 30, 2015
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  • When Karen Trimble of Baltimore isn’t painting wine, cheese and bread, she’s teaching others the art of ballroom dancing
    Life as an artist is no walk in the park

    They are teachers and engineers, ballroom dance instructors and restaurant managers, advertising illustrators and body shop mechanics. The artists displaying their works July 25 at the Lititz Outdoor Art Show were not always artists, at least not...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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  • Steve Bartle flashes a smile after he and Sophie, a Shih Tzu, won the Owner/Dog Look-Alike category in the eighth edition of the Dog Days Dog Show at the Lititz Farmers Market on Saturday. This “just for fun” event featured 18 local dogs and their best friends. The Farmers Market resumes this Saturday at 8 a.m
    Canine clone

    The Lititz Farmers Market hosted its annual Dog Days Dog Show Saturday, and judges Jan D’Imperio and Laura and Matt Mandell had no trouble figuring out who Steve Bartle brought to the show — his twin of...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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  • Bomberger’s whiskey
    Local Distiller Changes Name and Plans New Distillery

    Faced with taking on the large alcohol distributor Chatham Imports and spending over $100,000 in legal costs to preserve its trademark claim, Heritage Spirits, producers of Lititz-based Bomberger’s Whiskey, have decided defending the claim is not a...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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  • The Lititz Public Works Crew as it appeared in January 2014, preparing for another round of snow plowing around 6 a.m. (Left to right) Shawn Carpenter, Chris Barnhart, Andy Garner, Tyler To - buren, former superintendent Gary Rynier (retired after 24 years on the job), Mike Schreiner, and Doug Minney. Garner and Min - ney were named co-directors of the department Tuesday night.
    Lititz Public Works Director Resigns

    Newly promoted co-directors are ready for the big craft show Six months after Jim Houser was named public works director for Lititz Borough, he resigned. He gave notice July 24, borough council accepted his resignation Tuesday night,...

    • Posted July 29, 2015
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