All posts tagged "featured"

  • Susquehanna shareholders voted in favor of a merger with BB&T last week. (LNP photo)
    Bank on it!

    Susquehanna staying in Lititz The following was released Feb. 12 at 2:38 p.m. by Stephen Trapnell, vice president, director of corporate communications, of Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc., 7 North Lane, Lititz: BB&T Corporation plans to retain Susquehanna Bancshares’...

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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  • WINEGold standard: Orange wine is rare, ‘gorgeous’
     Wine & Spirits store to expand, add tasting bar

    PLCB reports $5.8 million in Lititz sales last year Changes are in the works for the Pennsylvania Wine & Spirits Store in the Shoppes at Kissel Village. Melissa Ferdinand, deputy director of external affairs for the state...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • Can Deron Thompson catch a chili bean as well as a football? The Penn State running back, fresh off of his Pinstripe Bowl appearance at  Yankee Stadium, is coming home to be one of this  weekend's Chili Cook-Off judges. Thompson is a 2011 Warwick grad. (photo courtesy of PSU Athletic Dept.)
    Chatting chili with Thompson

    From the Pinstripe Bowl to the Chili Bowl! This year’s Fire & Ice Chili Cook-Off contest will have a strong Penn State connection with both Deron Thompson and Todd Rucci serving as judges. Rucci played for the...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • The local whiskey, which is gaining momentum quickly!
    Toast of the town

    Whiskey is back, and Lititz may soon have its own distillery On Sunday, Feb. 8, a rye piece of Pennsylvania history was represented at the General Sutter Inn during the Whiskey Dinner with Lew Bryson. Bryson, a...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • Warwick sophomore Emma Schouten repeated as the L-L League’s girls 100 breaststroke champion on Tuesday night, finishing in 1:05.88. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Lady Warriors claim third at L-L Meet

    Schouten wins gold in 500 free, 100 breaststroke Warwick swimming coach Mark Daum had goose bumps at the Lancaster-Lebanon League Girls Championships on Tuesday night. No, it wasn’t because of the sub-30 degree temps outside of the...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • Baron senior Matt Walsh, who finished with 14 points on Monday night, protects the ball from a pair of Lebanon defenders. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Barons advance to L-L semi-finals

    The Manheim Central boys had heard what some people were saying leading up to Monday’s L-L League playoff quarterfinal round. That they were probably looking beyond Section Two runner-up Lebanon. That the Barons were already gearing up...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • Guarded closely by Cedar Crest's Nick Miller, Warwick junior Kyle Weaver drives into the paint in the Warriors' big win last Friday night. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Blue Streaks survive test from Warriors

    WHS boys also upset Crest Sitting 13th in the latest District Three Quad-A power ratings, the Warwick boys had one more game to improve their positioning. Winners of seven of their last eight games, the Warwick boys...

    • Posted February 5, 2015
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  • Long-time Manheim Central assistant Dave Hahn (second from left), shown here with QB Tony Staffieri and recently-retired head coach Mike Williams in the District Three Triple-A playoff quarterfinals last November, has been hired as the Barons’ new head football coach. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Hahn ‘excited’ for opportunity

    Approved by MC School Board to be the Barons’ new football coach For the first time in 34 years, the Manheim Central football team will have a new head coach calling the shots. It became official on Monday...

    • Posted February 5, 2015
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  • LR20150205_CWoodlands1
     Traffic impact ‘minimal’

    New neighborhood projects 160 homes, 234 apartments by 2027 Warwick Woodlands may be a Lititz project, but interest goes beyond borough borders. Last week, planners in Warwick Township met to talk about traffic associated with the 12-year...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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  • A bald eagle has been flying around the dry lake bed at Speedwell Forge as workers from KC Construction continue the $4 million project to get the dam rebuilt and the lake refilled. (photo by Dick Wanner)
    Eagle eyes keeping watch on Speedwell Forge dam work

    A bald eagle was keeping an eye on a five-man crew working the ground at the Speedwell Forge dam site Tuesday. The crew had canceled work the day before because slush fell from the sky. The project’s...

    • Posted February 4, 2015
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