• THON: Ephrata family gives back

    Penn State’s Bryce Jordan Center has been home to athletic events, pep rallies and football games, but the venue will be jam packed with a different kind of crowd this weekend. Over 700 dancers representing 600-plus student...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • Police log: West Cocalico

    The Ephrata Borough Police Department reported the following: CRASH: Police responded to a two-vehicle accident on Steinmetz Road at Wollups Hill Road in West Cocalico Township at 1:52 p.m. Feb. 13. A vehicle driven by Angelica Rambo,...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • Police log — Denver and East Cocalico

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: CRASH: A vehicle pulled from the stop sign on Indiantown Road at South Line Road at 2:51 p.m. Feb. 3 into the path of another vehicle traveling north on...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • State prison for Ephrata man in third DUI that happened in East Cocalico

    A 29-year-old Ephrata man will serve at least one year in prison for his third DUI conviction — this time, an offense that resulted in a head-on collision with a tractor-trailer. Gregory J. Shelley had a blood-alcohol...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • DVGRR finalist in media awards

    The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue, Reinholds, was named as a finalist by the Dog Writers Association of America in four categories for its work in publications and video. The annual awards ceremony was held on Feb....

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • Short meeting, big gifts at West Cocalico

      The West Cocalico Township meeting of Feb. 16 lasted 25 minutes, but good things come in small packages. The township has been given two separate gifts. First: Lancaster County has met the minimum requirements to request...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • Tasty “Salute to America” on menu for 10th Iron Chef Cocalico

    The Cocalico Education Foundation will host the 10th Annual Iron Chef Cocalico culinary event Sunday, March 6, at Cocalico High School from 1 to 5 p.m. This unique event incorporates food, entertainment, and award-winning artwork to raise...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • Steven Courtney will teach master class for kids at Roots & Blues

    Kids aged 7 to 12 can take part in a master class with singer/songwriter Steven Courtney during the Lancaster Roots & Blues Festival. Courtney will be exploring call and response, field hollers, blues forms, and more, with...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • No pie in the sky: CMS students don’t dodge childhood cancer cure fundraising efforts

      When Cocalico Middle School students gather to dance, play dodgeball, and throw pie in their teachers’ faces later this month, they’ll likely raise more money for Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital than many larger high schools....

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • Shamrocks & Shenanigans returns March 5

    For one lucky night, experience the music, drink and celebration of a Celtic life. The second annual Shamrocks & Shenanigans storms into Ephrata on Saturday, March 5, from 7 to 11 p.m., at the American Legion Post...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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