All posts tagged "featured"

  • Flying not-so-high over Lancaster

    Last Thursday afternoon I and nine other members of the media took to the Lancaster sky for a 12-minute, 1,000-foot-high flight over Lancaster in an airplane that is older than I am. And I’m pretty old. The...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • Open house at Doe Run Elementary

    Several hundred Manheim area residents turned out Monday, Aug. 28, for the ribbon cutting and open house at Manheim Central’s newest elementary school, Doe Run Elementary. Located at 281 Doe Run Road in Penn Township, the new...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • On the road again: Legion Riders revved up about helping fellow veterans

    There was friendly banter between the Harley and Honda motorcycle riders Sunday morning at Lititz American Legion Post 56 before the start of the American Legion Riders’ 12th Hospice Ride to bring personal care items to the...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • #Law-&-Order

    Lititz PD’s initial five-hour ‘Tweet-Along’ received 10 times the activity of average 24-hour period Lititz Police officers Tuesday night opened their personal workshops for Twitter users to follow and comment on their movements in real time. Sgt....

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • Photo courtesy of Kent State Athletic Communications Manheim Central grad Derek Adams (96) watches the ball into hands prior to punting the ball away in Kent State’s game at Alabama last September.
    Adams selected to Ray Guy Award Watch List

    In mid-July, Derek Adams was tagged on Twitter by #MACtion. The 2016 Manheim Central grad, a sophomore punter for the Kent State University football team, was the recipient of some big news. Coming off a freshman season...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • Warwick junior Brock Fassnacht, who tied for top honors with a 34 in last Friday’s Section One opener, sinks a long putt. The match was halted after nine holes due to rain. Photo by Bruce Morgan
    Warwick golfers tied for third in Section One

    Two years ago as a freshman, Warwick’s Brock Fassnacht broke 80 just one time. Last Friday, that was a distant memory. In an abbreviated nine-hole match due to storms, the junior golfer carded a 34 to lead...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • Creek Stomp explores what’s in the water

    Manheim’s Mummau Park buzzed with activity on Wednesday, Aug. 9. The park’s pavilion and the adjacent stream, Rife Run, were the hub of activity during the Chiques Creek Watershed Alliance’s annual Creek Stomp. An estimated 90 children...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • GS council to retain ten acres of Camp Furnace Hills

    The Board of Director’s vote was mandated by GSHPA’s insurance provider following significant storm damage to the property incurred in February 2017; and was informed by the research and assessment work conducted by the Long-Range Property and Program Planning Committee....

    • Posted August 18, 2017
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  • Lititz crafters among the 700 vendors at Rotary’s big show

    By Dick Wanner   Some 700 vendors and thousands of buyers crowded into downtown Lititz and the Lititz Springs Park on Saturday for the annual Rotary Club of Lititz Craft Show. There were tiny little earrings on...

    • Posted August 17, 2017
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  • Furnace Hills Camp may stay closed

    By Marylouise Sholly The Furnace Hills Girl Scout Camp faces an uncertain future after being heavily damaged by the wind storm that blew through northern Lancaster County last February. Located in West Cocalico and Clay townships, the...

    • Posted August 17, 2017
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