All posts by Cory Van Brookhoven

  • 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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  • New skatepark design unveiled

    They’ve got the plans. Now all they need is the money. Organizers for the new and improved Lititz Skatepark have been working with 5th Pocket Skateparks to develop a “dream” skatepark to replace the worn out skatepark...

    • Posted April 10, 2019
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  • The changing face of grocery shopping – Part 2

    Part 2: Discount grocery options In the first part of our changing grocery business story, we explored the recent history of grocery shopping and some of the options that are unique for all of us living in...

    • Posted April 10, 2019
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  • Manheim library will offer ‘Find a Rock, Hide a Rock’ program April 6

    Manheim resident Dennis Heiserman has been painting and hiding rocks for several years. “I don’t really ‘hide’ them; I place them where people can find them such as a grocery store or retirement community. Everybody likes painted...

    • Posted April 5, 2019
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  • Warwick School Board: no tax hike, balanced budget

    The Warwick School Board got some good news at their committee of the whole meeting on April 2. For the April update of the Warwick School District’s upcoming 2019-20 budget, Chief Financial Officer Nathan Wertsch announced that...

    • Posted April 4, 2019
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  • Gone Fishing!

    Three-year-old Kelby Weaver hit an opening day fisherman’s jackpot Saturday when he was the first angler to haul in a string of five trout during the annual Kids’ Fishing Derby sponsored by the Lititz Sportsmen’s Association at...

    • Posted April 3, 2019
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  • Vietnam Vets honored

    National Vietnam War Veterans Day was celebrated at Lancaster Airport Friday, March 29. Veterans received honorary pins for their service. Congressman Lloyd Smucker and US senator Pat Toomey, among other leaders, were in attendance. About 200 people...

    • Posted April 3, 2019
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  • Fighting for Joe

    Two sisters from Lititz recounted an amazing story while attending the National Vietnam War Veterans Day pinning ceremony at Lancaster Airport last Friday. Judy Wormmeester and Kate Rothacker’s brother, Joe Matejov served in the Air Force during...

    • Posted April 3, 2019
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