• Adamstown Community Days set

    Adamstown Community Days celebration will be held over Memorial Day weekend, May 22 to 24, in the community park. There is no charge for the entertainment. Spectators can bring their own lawn chairs and settle down under...

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  • Two Cocalico-area early childhood educators feted

    Early Childhood Innovative Connections has acknowledged two Cocalico-area professionals in the early childhood education field who are making outstanding efforts to create meaningful experiences that nurture children’s growth and development, support families, and model exceptional qualities and...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Let’s play! Denver finally awards bid for North Fourth Street playground project

      The second time was the charm in Denver borough. At its April 27 council meeting, officials awarded the $58,450 low bid from Farhat Excavating, LLC in Halifax for the Denver playground project. The project stalled last...

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  • Old mill..new purpose: Attention to detail hallmark of upscale, intimate Bear Mill Estate

      Named for the original owner, Michael Bear, the magnificently restored Bear Mill Estate, at 50 Weaver Road in Denver, “aims to make you feel like an honored guest in a warm, inviting, home,” said owner Kerry...

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  • Charlie Fisher new boys hoop coach

    Ephrata hires Fisher as boys hoop coach Ephrata tapped into one of the most successful programs in the L-L League to find its new head boys basketball coach. Monday night at the monthly Ephrata school board meeting,...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Cocalico Police Board meets…minus West

      When representatives from Adamstown, Denver, and East Cocalico sat at the police board meeting table April 23, no West Cocalico supervisors or their township manager attended the meeting. Denver Council member Mike Gensemer remarked on the...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Investigation continues into Route 222 pursuit

      Route 222 North between Route 322 and the Adamstown exit was closed Tuesday between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. for a second reconstruction of a dangerous high-speed pursuit which involved a number of police agencies and...

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  • Travis S. Ewell, 38, Ephrata native

    Travis S. Ewell, 38, Narvon, passed away unexpectedly at his home Sunday, April 19, 2015. Born Aug. 17, 1976, in Ephrata, he was a son of James H. Ewell of Narvon and Bonieta L. (Wise) Shenk of...

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  • David Arnold Lowe, 79, Leola, Ephrata Church of Nazarene member, 11- year Walmart greeter

    David Arnold Lowe, 79, Leola, passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at Ephrata Community Hospital. He was born in South New Berlin, N.Y., to Anna Mitchell Lowe and raised by his mother and his step-father. He was...

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  • Marilyn J. Waddell, 74, Ephrata, Sylvin Technologies retiree, enjoyed Facebooking

    Marilyn J. Waddell, 74, Ephrata, died Sunday, April 26, 2015, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Scalp Level, Cambria County, she was the daughter of the late Joseph M. and Nellie J. (Mickle) Hinton. She was...

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