All posts by Cory Van Brookhoven

About Cory Van Brookhoven

  • ‘Never sit still’

    Ruth Steffy Spahr shares the secret to turning 100 She was born six months after World War I ended and was alive for every other major war in the 20th century. She was around for 30 years...

    • Posted April 17, 2019
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  • Every ‘litter’ bit helps

    It seems like everyone multitasks these days. It’s a way of life. So, you probably won’t be surprised when you learn that even runners and joggers have started multitasking — it’s called plogging. It started in Sweden...

    • Posted April 17, 2019
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  • Warwick approves proposed final budget; extends teachers’ contract

    The Warwick School Board approved a 2019-20 Warwick School District proposed final general fund budget at the April 16 school board meeting. The proposed $75.27 million budget calls for no increase in taxes for Warwick area taxpayers....

    • Posted April 17, 2019
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  • Lititz Record Express and sister papers win 11 state journalism awards

    The staff of the Lititz Record Express and its sister newspapers, The Ephrata Review and Elizabethtown Advocate, has won 11 Keystone Press Awards for journalistic excellence. “It was a team effort from a very talented group of...

    • Posted April 17, 2019
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  • Irish Spring

    Local dancers leap into action this week at World Championship of Irish Dance You don’t have to be Irish to be a dancer at Hooley School of Irish Dance. What you do need is lots of energy...

    • Posted April 17, 2019
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  • Bells will be ringing’…

    After decades of silence, historic 1800s Linden Hall bells are ringing again Downtown Lititz just got a little more sweet sounding. First installed 135 years ago, three historic bells, which have sat high atop the belfry in...

    • Posted April 17, 2019
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  • Hess collection featured at Horst Auction Center

    A two-day event later this month at Horst Auction Center in Ephrata officially kicks off one of several auctions which will spotlight the collection and property of the late Clarke E. Hess. On April 26 and 27,...

    • Posted April 17, 2019
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  • Township discusses affordable housing

    Just south of Lititz, restaurants, convenience stores, banks and other businesses line a section of Lititz Pike zoned as the Local Commercial district. At its April 3 meeting, Warwick Township Board of Supervisors discussed the idea of...

    • Posted April 10, 2019
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  • Shields wins first-ever Amazon scholarship

    Warwick senior among group of 100‘Amazon Future Engineer’ winners Amazon last week announced that Warwick senior Connor Shields made the list of 100 high school seniors to receive the first-ever Amazon Future Engineer scholarship of $10,000 per...

    • Posted April 10, 2019
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  • The power of purpose

    Molly Swan’s goal is to provide cleaner water for people all over the world. The Lititz resident hopes to move closer to that objective during the April 28 Earth Month Fashion Show for Clean Water at Tellus...

    • Posted April 10, 2019
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