All posts by Patrick Burns

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  • Smucker’s statement after House Budget Committee passes budget for ’19

    House Budget Committee Passes FY19 Budget Resolution   U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker  issued the following statement after the House Budget Committee passed the budget for fiscal year 2019, Budget for a Brighter American Future, by a vote...

    • Posted June 22, 2018
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  • Lititz Walk for PA Wounded Warriors

    The sixth annual Lititz Walk for PA Wounded Warriors (PAWW) was held on May 12, 2018, to raise awareness and funds for Pennsylvania Wounded Warriors, Inc., the nonprofit organization that assists Pennsylvania’s own wounded warriors. Recently, the...

    • Posted June 22, 2018
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  • Champions!

    It was only a few years ago that state champions Anthony Quagliata, left, and Nick Breznak played Warwick Little League at Wilbur Fields. The pair made history Friday as part of Lancaster Catholic High School’s first-ever state baseball championship...

    • Posted June 22, 2018
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  • Warwick SD halves tax hike; hires Schofield

    Soon-to-be-retired Lititz Police Detective Sergeant John Schofield, hired to a newly created security position It was a roller coaster ride as the 2018-19 budget deadline closed on the Warwick School Board. Ultimately, the board on Tuesday adopted...

    • Posted June 22, 2018
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  • Remembering Joy O’Shea Woomer trial

    This week I Remember the Joy O’Shea Woomer trial. It’s been several weeks since I took over as news editor and it’s been a learning experience — a few bumps but I think we’ve established a successful team whose...

    • Posted June 19, 2018
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  • The ‘Right-to-No’ law

      The Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole recently  refused a Right-to-Know request for denied-parole documentation for Joy O’Shea Woomer. The case offers an example of the latitude some government agencies have on Right-to-Know requests. Woomer  has served almost 10 years of a...

    • Posted June 19, 2018
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  • Historic Lititz flagpole retrieval set for THIS FRIDAY, May 25

    Historic Lititz flagpole retrieval set for THIS FRIDAY, May 25 Flagpole will mark future site of Veterans Honor Park of Lancaster County   A century-old flagpole that stood at Lititz Elementary School for most of those years...

    • Posted May 24, 2018
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  • Lititz sinkhole issue unsettled (Video)

    By Patrick Burns News Editor   It was the third in a series of sinkholes and water line breaks since January 2016 — and the second since David Gerhart purchased the property less than six months earlier....

    • Posted May 24, 2018
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  • Golden Girls!

    • Posted May 23, 2018
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  • Sinkhole standoff

    By Cory Van Brookhoven Lititz Borough continues to seek an agreement with a homeowner to facilitate the repair of a sinkhole on the 500 block of West Second Street. Elijah Yearick, Lititz Borough’s director of planning and...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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