All posts by Cory Van Brookhoven

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  • Rock Lititz Hotel is ready to roll!

    Photos by Sarah Hummer Visitors, in groups of about 15, had the opportunity to tour the hotel, visiting guest rooms including the penthouse; restaurant and bar, and view the unusual music-themed decor and other amenities. The penthouse...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Warwick Township amends proposed 2019 budget

    More revenue, less expenditures, no tax hike There was good news reported at Warwick Township Supervisor’s meeting Dec. 5. The proposed 2019 general fund draft budget was updated with a projected increase in revenues of $16,000, due...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Elizabeth Twp. residents react to tax hike

    Elizabeth Township’s imposition of a 0.5 mil real estate tax brought out about a dozen residents to the Dec.10 Board of Supervisors meeting. The township has not had a real estate tax since the early 1980s. One-half...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • UPMC Pinnacle to close Lancaster hospital

    UPMC Pinnacle announced it will move many services to UPMC Pinnacle Lititz hospital after it closes UPMC Pinnacle Lancaster hospital. In a written statement released Tuesday, UPMC Pinnacle said the move is part of “a three-part plan...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • ‘Paws for Warwick’ sets goal at $30,000

    Daily anxiety. Depression. Grief. Suicidal thoughts. Many students have been identified as struggling with these issues, and even the youngest are not immune. The Warwick School District is looking to man’s best friend as a tool to...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Homicide charges filed against Slaymaker-Walker

    Authorities filed formal murder charges against Debra Slaymaker-Walker, 63, who police said crashed into several vehicles on Oct. 26. Slaymaker-Walker faces third-degree murder charges–filed Dec. 6 by Lancaster County District Attorney Craig Stedman–relating to the deaths of...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Caporusso celebrates two-day run on Jeopardy

    Viewing party held with friends, family, and co-workers at Penn Cinema It’s a good thing Francesco Caporusso knew the name of the capital of Italian East Africa from 1936 to 1941. “What is Addis Ababa?” he wrote...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Moment of silence opens school board meeting

    The Warwick School Board was sworn in and Chief Financial Officer Nathan Wertsch provided a preview of the 2018-19 school district budget at the Dec. 4 committee of the whole meeting. Before the meeting began, the board,...

    • Posted December 5, 2018
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  • Search for life-saving donors

    How simple could it be to save someone’s life? Maybe as simple and painless as a cheek-swab to determine if you could be a bone marrow or stem cell match for a person in need. Abbie Wiegand,...

    • Posted December 5, 2018
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  • GOP all-star

    Gladys Crowl has long had an interest in local politics, and now, the retired Lititz resident has received an award for her service to the GOP. Recently, Crowl received the David M. Dumeyer Servant Leader Award from...

    • Posted December 5, 2018
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