• 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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  • 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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  • A couple decades, and change: Vivace Live and Standing Room Only

    Two musical groups with local connections are at crossroads that have them changing with the times. Vivace Live and Standing Room Only (SRO) have different repertoires and perform before widely different audiences. The changes they make will...

    • Posted April 3, 2019
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  • The changing face of grocery shopping

    Lititz Record correspondent Art Petrosemolo from New Holland has spent several weeks researching exploring and shopping in the area’s many local discount grocery stores. In a three part-series, he shares some of his findings about this national...

    • Posted March 6, 2019
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  • Snyder is top Shropshire breeder at Farm Show

    This is the final update in a series about local teens raising livestock to compete in the 103rd Pennsylvania Farm Show. Correspondent Art Petrosemolo met Danielle Oberholtzer and Jeremiah Snyder mid-summer as they began six months of...

    • Posted January 16, 2019
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  • Christmas ‘back in the day’

    Christmas memories from the past — some just a few years ago and others dating back decades —  seem to bubble up in the weeks leading up to the holiday. Viola White, “Vi” to everyone, turned 100...

    • Posted December 26, 2018
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  • Poinsettias and Christmas trees are beloved seasonal decor

    It’s that time of year when all local farm stores look like Santa’s village with piles of Christmas trees and acres of red, pink and white poinsettias plants–symbols of the season in the United States. Christmas Trees...

    • Posted December 19, 2018
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  • FFA teens prepare for 103rd PA Farm Show

    Part two: Feeding and handling LNP Weeklies and Lancaster Farming correspondent Art Petrosemolo has been following both 4H and FFA members this fall. He wrote about the Lancaster 4H team who represented the state at the Livestock...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Local ag judging team competes nationally

        Four Lancaster Country teens, friends and longtime 4-H members, capped an exciting six months of 4-H livestock judging with a top 10 finish in national competition at the North American International Livestock Exposition Nov. 13...

    • Posted November 28, 2018
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  • Continuing a Thanksgiving tradition

    Nineteen years ago, the clergy of Lititz area churches decided to host a Thanksgiving dinner for those in need. With the support and encouragement of then Mayor Russell Pettyjohn, the churches hosted their first community celebration for...

    • Posted November 28, 2018
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