All posts tagged "featured"

  • ‘Bearons’ t-shirt honors Matt Nagy, benefits MCHS football

      Manheim is honoring one of its former Barons players who has made a name for himself in the NFL — Matt Nagy, who was named head coach of the Chicago Bears in January. The tribute is...

    • Posted February 16, 2018
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  • Bound by wild desire: Lititz couple ‘Cashes’ in on love of theater

    “I ended up marrying a girl from Lititz.” This is the long story short on how actor Justin Droegemueller became a Lititz resident. The Minnesota-born performer met fellow thespian Allison Fund seven years ago, and the two...

    • Posted February 16, 2018
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  • School board ponders improvement options

    The Warwick School Board trimmed its future capital improvement options to two proposals at its Feb. 6 committee of the whole meeting. Representatives from RLPS Architects provided a follow-up to the school district’s feasibility study, outlining four...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • The ‘Fire’ still burns

    Fire & Ice opens Friday night under new leadership For Holly DeKarske, this year’s Fire & Ice on Feb. 16-19 promises to be a baptism of fire… and of ice. As executive director of Venture Lititz, DeKarske...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • Ren ready to dance; 46 years of THON

    This coming weekend, more than 700 Penn State University students will be going without sleep for a continuous 46 hours as they dance for “THON,” the annual fundraiser for cancer research that has become a tradition at...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • Fee visits Elizabeth Twp. to honor fire chief

    Strauss has 38 years of firefighting experience with Brickerville State Representative Mindy Fee was on hand at the Elizabeth Township Supervisors’ Feb. 12 meeting to present an award to outgoing Brickerville Fire Chief Jeff Strauss. Strauss rose...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • Blackford purchases BB&T property

    LGH poised to replace short-lived presence  of N. C.-based BB&T in downtown Lititz.   By Patrick Burns The new buyer of the BB&T property is local and loves Lititz. Blackford Development in December entered an agreement to purchase...

    • Posted February 9, 2018
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  • “Officer Burke is issuing Mr. Ed a parking ticket for his obvious contempt of local parking regulations on West Lemon Street. We’ll tell you what...stallions these days think they can just do whatever they want. But seriously, despite his precarious parking situation, all ended well as he is unharmed and his owner has been located.” This is just one example of Lititz Police Facebook humor. Photo courtesy of Lititz Police Department
    The lighter side of law enforcement

    Lititz Police humor has been a big hit on Facebook They say there’s always a wise guy in every crowd. In the case of the Lititz Borough Police Department, there are several wise guys who make the...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • In the final moments at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn., Rihn and Winters celebrate the Eagles’ historic 41-33 win over the Patriots
    A Super Sunday in Minneapolis

    Local Eagles fan shares his once-in-a-lifetime experience There’s a good reason that Lititz’s Chris Rihn decided to fly to Minneapolis rather than drive for Super Bowl LII. “I thought if (the Eagles) don’t pull it off, it’s...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Children will walk through a hole in a tree to enter the Tree House playground, and double ziplines are in the plans, as shown in this child’s design.
    Kids have a hand in designing Tree House playground

    The Lititz Church of the Brethren, partnering with Play By Design, revealed the plans for a new all-inclusive playground designed by local children during Tree House Design Day. The dreaming This playground will be unique to Lancaster...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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