• Weavers married 50 years

    Leonard L. and Ruth G. (Landis) Weaver will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a special day planned by their family. They were married on July 31, 1965, by Rev. Clinton D. Landis, Telford. They are the parents...

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  • DenTech Inc. relocation to East Cocalico completed

    The steady crowd at the July 17 DenTech Inc. public open house expressed appreciation for the remodeled site, formerly owned by Four Seasons and then the four Cocalico municipalities. “We wanted to welcome the community to learn...

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  • Births – Reported July 29, 2015

    BAIONNO, Elaina, Akron, and Dylan Hippey, Denver, a daughter, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, July 20. BOWMAN, Ryan A. and Regina (Fisher), New Holland, a son, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, July 20. EASH, Shad L. and...

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  • Deaths of Local Interest – July 29, 2015

    Mary E. Tolley, 78, of Lititz, passed away July 22 at Moravian Manor, Lititz. A homemaker, Mary was a former member of Grace Fellowship in Ephrata for 20 years. She provided child care for preschool children in...

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  • Game(s) on! New roadway, athletic fields to be ready for Cocalico fall sports

    A major road and driveway project at Cocalico High School is nearing completion in time for the new school year. At a meeting Monday night, July 27, the school board approved $831,694 in budgeted payments for the...

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  • ‘La Cage’ is all about family

    Sadly, my relationship with EPAC has become a distant one over the summer. I missed “The Odd Couple” in June because I was on vacation. After being a part of EPAC’s Center Stage Summer Theater Camp for...

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  • Gose: salty beer is trending

    Those of us who grew up around hard working, blue collar grandfathers may remember something quite odd about those men who drank beers of yesteryear like Goebel, Schlitz, and Stroh’s. Salt. As a youngster, I remember sitting...

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  • Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire opens this weekend

    The Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire will celebrate its 35th anniversary season with the return of King Henry VIII and Queen Catherine reigning over the mirth and merriment planned for their arrival. The festivities planned for the 13-week season...

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  • Ephrata Deck Crawl is Aug. 8

    On Saturday, Aug. 8, adventurous imbibers can enjoy their choice of a Siesta Tour or Sunset Tour of various “decks” in Ephrata. The cost of a ticket is $35. No driving is needed, as participants are shuttled...

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  • Water that works

    “We turned the whole water system around, but people don’t really know it. Our water is pristine.” Jeff Iezzi, water quality specialist at the Ephrata Area Joint Authority Jeff Iezzi is puzzled when he sees people in the...

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