• ‘Sounded like balloon pop’

    Twenty-two displaced as blaze destroys apartment building; damages another Gas from a heating furnace exploded in a first-floor apartment to ignite a fast moving three-alarm fire Friday morning that destroyed a two-story apartment building. Though no one...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Cocalico School District

    Jan. 2: High School library evening hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 5: Middle school 8th grade students Rec Party will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 6: Wrestling Boosters Club...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Merry Christmas

    • Posted December 25, 2013
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  • Ephrata man focuses on climate change debate

    Climate change – a reality or myth? Ephrata resident and Climate Reality Project leader Jim Sandoe says it’s definitely true. “Scientists and government bodies all over the world have checked the data and agree that our climate...

    • Posted December 25, 2013
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  • The unique history of ‘The War’

    With major turf project on horizon, questions again arise on ownership, lease If you’re confused about Ephrata Area School District’s relationship with the War Memorial Association, you’re not alone. “I often hear misconceptions about the relationship,” Kristee...

    • Posted December 25, 2013
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  • ‘Kicking’ off New Year

    Akron will hold its annual “Shoe-In” this New Year’s Eve to welcome in 2014. The 2014 Shoe-In runs from 8 p.m. when the street hockey tournament begins until just after midnight at the borough’s Broad Street Park....

    • Posted December 25, 2013
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  • Adams recognized by UTI

    Denver native, Eric Adams, was recognized for his academic achievements at his November 8 graduation from Universal Technical Institute in Exton, the leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair,...

    • Posted December 25, 2013
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  • Clay Township’s Office Building

    Call the township office at 733-9675 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to arrange special accommodations for all monthly meetings and for more information on Clay Township. Meetings are subject to change if there is any conflict...

    • Posted December 25, 2013
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  • Yesterday’s toys are today’s treasures

    Even though antique and vintage toys are popular collector items all year long, according to antique shop owners, they receive additional interest during the Christmas season. The reason for this interest probably can be attributed to nostalgia:...

    • Posted December 25, 2013
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  • Weaver’s Orchard holds fundraiser to benefit typhoon victims

    Weaver’s Orchard in Morgantown is offering a generous gift this holiday season to those in need in the Philippines after the recent destruction caused by Typhoon Hayain. Five percent of all retail sales from purchases made through...

    • Posted December 25, 2013
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