All posts tagged "featured"

  • Exterior shot of the building during the grand opening ceremony at Rock Lititz in Lititz., Saturday, September 20, 2014. (Andy Blackburn/Staff Phioto)
    Sleep like a Rock

    Room service: Township approves final plan for six-story Rock Lititz hotel and restaurant The updated master plan for Rock Lititz is rockin’ on. At the July 20 meeting of Warwick Township supervisors, the newest version of the...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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  • The Lititz Outdoor Art Show marks its 50th year in downtown Lititz this Saturday. The photo above, from the 1974 show, is a memory from the event’s early years when art was displayed on the sidewalks of Main and Broad streets.
    A fine (art) history: Saturday’s show marks 50th show

    On a warm evening in July 1967, a group of artists was busy making rosettes for the ribbons that would be awarded for the first Lititz Outdoor Art Show. The show was to be held July 29,...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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    Smiths go Platinum

    Raymond “Smitty” and Doris (Thomas) Smith, of Lititz, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary two weeks ago. The couple were wed July 15, 1946, in Lebanon. Ray enjoys big band music and is an avid Penn State fan....

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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    VFW falls short in LNP finals

    Township wins title with 7-0 victory The Lititz VFW 14-and-under baseball team was seeking revenge against Manheim Township Monday night at Kunkle Field in Mount Joy in the 71st LNP (former New Era) Tournament. The Blue Streaks...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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    Dick’s ‘gigged’ up

    Friday, July 29, is the very last day you can upgrade to Windows 10 for free. What happens if you don’t upgrade? Nothing. Windows has guaranteed to provide upgrades to Windows 7 and 8.1 for the next...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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  • Warwick School District's revamped administrative team includes (left to right) Steven Szobocsan, Kristina Szobocsan, Ryan Axe, Ron Hallett, and Scott Kyper. Photo by Laura Knowles
    Szobocsan named new high school principal at WHS

    Axe is promoted, administration shuffles in preparation of upcoming school year The Warwick School Board meeting on Tuesday was a bit like musical chairs. With the departure of Robin Felty as assistant superintendent to become superintendent of...

    • Posted July 26, 2016
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  • The Zells on their wedding day in 1944.
    Zells married 72 years

    Stanley and Cleo (Spayd) Zell celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary last month. The Zells were married June 17, 1944, in Lititz. They are long-time residents of Lititz. Stan worked at the Lititz Post Office, and Cleo owned...

    • Posted July 26, 2016
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    Vic’s Victory: A recovering drug addict shares his story

    “Vic’s Victory” is one in a monthly series on the addiction crisis facing our society. The series is written by Janice Ballenger, who works at Retreat at Lancaster County, a premiere 160-bed addiction treatment center in Ephrata....

    • Posted July 26, 2016
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    Before CNN, there was Glenn Knight

    Lititz resident made emergency broadcasts warning Americans during early moments of the deadly 1980 military coup in Turkey By Patrick Burns Glenn Knight, of Lititz, had a flashback Friday night while watching cable news coverage of an...

    • Posted July 20, 2016
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  • After slugging a three-run homer in the Warwick Phillies’ LNP title-clinching 12-0 win over SWS on Monday night, Chase Horst (red helmet) gets mobbed by his teammates, including (left to right) Chance Montgom¬ery, Kyle Zimmerman, Reagan Kline, Matt Seibert, and Matthew Williams. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    LNP champs

      For three and a half innings, the starting pitchers for the top-seeded Warwick Phillies and No. 2-seeded Strasburg-Willow Street stole the show. The 0-0 stalemate reflected that. But then with two outs in the bottom of...

    • Posted July 20, 2016
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