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  • A gift from Lititz to Lancaster

    Local spruce will adorn Penn Square for the holidays How do you load a 37-foot blue spruce tree onto a flatbed trailer without bending a branch? That’s what Lititz resident Randy Garner was wondering on Monday. He...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Laurel Avenue Lights kicks off with free concert this year

    Everybody always asks Rich Motz the same two questions about his spectacular Laurel Avenue Lights display. How many lights are there? And how much does it cost to buy them all? “I have no idea, on both...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Be prepared: Scouts hope to collect more than 12 tons of food Saturday

    Last Saturday, some 200 Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts braved the morning chill to support the Lititz Warwick Community Chest, dropping off bags and cards at some 10,500 homes in the Warwick School District for...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Lititz Podiatry

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    Lititz Podiatry: When Your Feet Hurt, Your Face Shows It

    Ever wonder why totem pole faces look so scary? When your feet hurt, you can’t help but grimace in pain. Lititz Podiatry can help with foot pain. One of the most common complaints is heel pain. If...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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    You’re Sure to Fall for Miner’s Pub at Iron Valley

    The fall leaves are fading fast and if you want to see their autumn hues, take a breathtaking drive to Iron Valley Golf Club and the Miner’s Pub. The drive along Route 322 with the woodlands in...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Meet Your First Responders

    This week’s “Meet Your First Responder” profile is about Kurt Gardner, the president and fire police lieutenant at Brickerville Fire Company. Kurt, 55, a volunteer with Brickerville for 10 years, resides in Elizabeth Township with his wife,...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Manheim Central running back Giovanni Lester, (right) takes the handoff from sophomore quarterback Evan Simon (left) in the Barons’ 55-0 win over Waynesboro last Friday night. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    District dominance

    MC’s defense limits Waynesboro to three first downs, Simon throws 5 TD passes in 55-0 win Late in the first half last Friday, Evan Simon never saw his touchdown pass to tight end Garret Fittery. Manheim Central’s...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Manheim Central senior Maddie Hosler gains the upper hand as Donegal’s Mackenzie Allessie falls to the turf in last Saturday’s gam Photo by Mike Shull
    Donegal tops MC 5-1 in State quarterfinals

    Time was winding down on the Manheim Central field hockey team’s season. And senior Maddie Hosler was determined to help deliver something positive for her team in the PIAA State Double-A quarterfinals. Her goal with just 1:25...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Manheim Central grad Taylor Funk, a freshman forward on the Saint Joseph’s men’s basketball team, scored a combined 38 points in his first games with the Hawks. Photo courtesy of Saint Joseph’s University Athletics
    Funk gets hot start at Saint Joseph’s

    Late game-tying ‘three’ helps Hawks win in OT Taylor Funk was zoned in against the University of Illinois at Chicago Monday night. So when the Saint Joseph’s freshman, a 2017 Manheim Central graduate, released a game-tying three-point...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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    Time to Give Thanks for Zig’s Bakery and Café

    Thanksgiving is just weeks away and if you are planning a feast with all the trimmings, here’s a tip from Zig’s Bakery and Café: Make it easy on yourself and let Zig’s help with the cooking. Oh,...

    • Posted November 8, 2017
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