• No rest for Wiederrecht

    Her young life has become a monument to multitasking, her year a testament to toughness. Yes, Manheim Central graduate Taylor Wiederrecht, a sophomore at Messiah College, flits from field hockey to indoor track to outdoor track, and...

    • Posted March 14, 2018
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  • Sixth at States: Stewart caps Warwick career with PIAA medal

    Up until middle school, Ryan Stewart’s athletic pursuits went beyond wrestling. He also strapped on a helmet and pads during a brief youth football career. Last week, the Warwick senior heavyweight showed that he might have still...

    • Posted March 14, 2018
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  • Penn Cinema co-founder hopes to open two-screen theater in downtown Lancaster

    Five years ago, when cinema developer Penn Ketchum was asked if he’d consider opening a movie theater in downtown Lancaster, he had a two-word response: “Absolutely not.” Back then, Ketchum felt downtown was too close to his...

    • Posted March 7, 2018
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  • Welcome to Helping Hour

      Since opening the doors of Black Forest Brewing in 2014, owners Bob and Denise Harter have been quite charitable. They have taken an active role in giving back to the community that supports them as a...

    • Posted February 21, 2018
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  • Births – Reported Feb. 1, 2018

    BRAVO, David E. and Jenniffer E., a daughter, at UPMC Pinnacle Lititz, Jan. 22. BUDOVEC, Greg and Amanda (Nauman), East Petersburg, a son, at UPMC Pinnacle Lititz, Jan. 21. CHEN, Chia H. and Meng Yi, Lititz, a...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Lewis Fornoff Jr., 90, decorated WWII vet, president of Stiegel Printing, mayor of Manheim

    Lewis Fornoff Jr., of Manheim, died Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 in his 90th year, at Hospice and Community Care, Mount Joy. Born June 26, 1928 in Ironville, to G. Lewis Fornoff and Mildred Edmonds Fornoff; he was...

    • Posted January 24, 2018
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  • A King’s Christmas Gift

    An Amish Christmas Miracle   The Amish Community’s resilience, strength, devotion, and sense of humanity resonated at the most holiest of times this week.   Daniel King’s simple but perfect comments summed up all one needs to know...

    • Posted December 24, 2017
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  • Writer regains ‘Christmas Spirit’

    My wife Julie called  frantically from Park City Wednesday to tell me she’d left her wallet in a cart at Wegmans in  King of Prussia . “Oh no, not again,” I said empathetically. “Again?” she asked. “What do...

    • Posted December 20, 2017
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  • Christmas can be murder!

    Bube’s Brewery serving dinner theater with a twist If the wisdom and whimsy of “A Christmas Carol,” Charles Dickens’ most popular nostalgic tale, doesn’t get you into the holiday spirit like it used to, then perhaps it’s...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
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  • Tales by moonlight: Two hundred embark on historical ghost tour

    It was a dark and kind of stormy night as people quietly followed lantern-carrying guides over the grounds of the Lititz Moravian Church Square during the 2017 Lititz Ghosts and Departed Spirits Tour Sunday evening. Close to...

    • Posted November 8, 2017
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