All posts tagged "featured"

  • SBC Brewsmiths’ new head brewer, Brett Kintzer. (Photo by Rochelle Shenk)
    Meet SBC Brewsmiths’ new brewmaster

    SBC Brewsmiths has a new head brewer, Brett Kintzer joined the brewery earlier this month. Located on the grounds of Mount Hope Estate, 2775 Lebanon Road, Manheim, SBC Brewsmiths was established in 2015 to brew quality beers...

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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  • Upstage Video, launched in 2005, relocated from Pottstown as the first tenant of Pod 2 at Rock Lititz. Upstage Video’s 22 employees moved into the building in December. Photo by Patrick Burns
    Business is booming at Pod 2

    The dream has become a reality. Once a shell housing only teams of hard-working construction workers, ‘Pod 2’ on the Rock Lititz campus has sprung to life in the past few weeks. The $21.8 million Pod 2...

    • Posted January 26, 2017
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    Locals attend historic marches in D.C. and Philly

    On Saturday, millions of people all over the world marched for women’s rights, education, human rights and healthcare. In Washington, D.C., the crowd estimate was more than 450,000. Philadelphia’s was reported to be 50,000. Several Lititz women...

    • Posted January 26, 2017
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  • An enthusiastic crowd of Trump supporters, including some Lititz residents, were at the Capitol last Friday. Photo by Mike Yoder
    Locals attend Friday’s inauguration …

    Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration meant many things to many people. Media estimates suggest that a record number viewed the event live, on TV, or through electronic devices as smartphone ownership and social media usage have nearly doubled...

    • Posted January 26, 2017
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  • Photo by Stan Hall Larry Frymyer, a contributor and super fan of Warwick High School athletics for the past 50 years, was honored at halftime of the Warrior boys basketball game against Lebanon on Tuesday night. Shown here with Warwick’s seniors — (left to right), Alex Lalovic, Kyle Weaver, Ethan Price, Will Mobley and Tyler Trimarchi — Frymyer, who is retiring from his duties consisting of updating the roster boards, video work and stats to enjoy coming to sporting events as a fan, received a standing ovation from both teams and the fans. Warwick Hall of Fame coach Dave Althouse and former Warrior boss Brian Brewer were also on hand to help recognize Frymyer on his special night.
    On Frymyer’s special night, Warriors fall to Lebanon

    Warwick had been in this same spot before. The spot where an opponent is just shooting the lights out. McCaskey did it early against the Warwick boys on Jan. 6, only to see the Warriors rally for...

    • Posted January 25, 2017
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  • During first-half action Monday night, Manheim Central senior forward/center Taylor Funk and Kennard-Dale’s Adam Freese (13) position themselves for a rebound. Photo by Alan Johnson
    Barons extend win streak to seven

      The hope for the Manheim Central boys was that they could carry over some momentum from their game against Manheim Township last Saturday. It was, as coach Chris Sherwood noted, a contest in which they probably...

    • Posted January 25, 2017
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  • Dan Person, proprietor of Dan’s Paper Plate Root’s stand, ladles some of his signature ham and
bean soup for a customer. (Photos by Dan Marshcka)
    Soup-er duper!

    Root’s chef’s soup being served at Queen Elizabeth’s estate Dan Person owns Dan’s Paper Plate at Root’s Country Market & Auction, Manheim. Two of Queen Elizabeth’s chefs recently hand-picked his ham and bean soup to be served...

    • Posted January 25, 2017
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  • Josh and Kelly Funk took a break from opening their new restaurant to welcome Joshua Robert Funk II to the world. Now it's back to business for Josh, who is a partner at Gravie, located at the Rock Lititz campus.
    Gravie opens at Rock Lititz

    To say Josh Funk has a lot going on is an understatement. He is well-rested, he says, because his wife, Kelly Funk, is a “complete trooper.” Days after opening Lititz’s newest eatery, the Funks welcomed Joshua Robert...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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  • Kristin Testerman is the new assistant principal at Warwick High School.
    School board approves new assistant principal

    The Warwick School District welcomed Kristin Testerman as the new assistant principal at Warwick High School. She was approved to the position by the Warwick School Board at its Jan. 17 meeting. She is replacing Steve Szobocsan,...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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  • Dorothy Markert Cushman celebrated her 103rd birthday Jan. 14.
    Happy 103rd! Dorothy Markert Cushman

    Some know her as Dorothy. Others call her Dot, Nanny Dot and Aunt Dot. On Monday, everyone wished her a happy birthday. Dorothy Markert Cushman was born in Lititz Jan. 16, 1914, during a snow storm. Her...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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