All posts by Cory Van Brookhoven

  • The changing face of grocery shopping Part 3: Local discount grocery stores

    In our first two segments of the local grocery business, we looked at the changing scene of grocery stores as well as the discount grocery phenomenon locally and heard from some of the store owners. In Part...

    • Posted April 24, 2019
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  • ‘Rebarkable’

    Lititz Borough PD meets funding goal; will re-establish K-9 Unit Last summer, Lititz Police Officer Cameron Burke got the OK from borough council to initiate fundraising to restart the police K-9 Unit. With a goal of raising...

    • Posted April 24, 2019
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  • Hitting the trail–Warwick to Ephrata Rail Trail dedication

    The dream trail is finally a reality. Warwick Township supervisors were set (at The Record Express press time) to make it official; when the board takes a road trip along the completed 7.2-mile Warwick to Ephrata Rail...

    • Posted April 24, 2019
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  • Local Democrats field 10 candidates in May 21 primary

    The list of candidates endorsed at the recent Lancaster County Democratic Convention includes several local candidates. Among the largest group of endorsed candidates are six Democratic hopefuls running in the primary for Warwick School Board. The top...

    • Posted April 24, 2019
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  • ‘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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