• Friday party final chance to see old Adamstown’s VFW

      If you’re not a VFW member or haven’t been to a banquet inside Adamstown’s VFW at 110 W. Main St., you might wonder what’s inside the large, three-story structure. Your opportunity to walk through and see...

    • Posted April 29, 2016
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  • Showcase Of Homes For Sale

    Click Here To View Past Issues 333 SILVERWOOD DRIVE LITITZ This stunner in the desirable Silverwood development boasts 5 bedrooms, over 3100 square feet, 9 foot ceilings on the first floor and a spacious finished basement. Enjoy...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Guests at last year's Ephrata Post Prom got the red carpet treatment prior to entering the Main Theater for a night of fun, food and entertainment. Tickets for this year's event, set for Saturday, May 14, go on sale Thursday at the high school.
    Volunteers still needed for Post Prom

    New entertainment added to this year’s event The Ephrata Junior-Senior Prom and Post Prom are scheduled for May 14. The Post Prom committee once again has a big night scheduled at Lily’s and the Main Theater but...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Local man honors former hotel, owner

    A local man has found a unique way to remember a historical hotel and honor the man who owned it. Doug Keith of Ephrata has been making turkey calls for more than 20 years, according to his...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • This is the unnamed stream between the Akron rail trail and the backyards of six Bomberber Road homeowners. The stream, which is often dry, fills up when it rains and is eroding the backyards of the property owners.
    Akron ponders remedial riprap

    In his report to the Akron Borough Council April 11, Borough Manager Dan Guers said he received engineering cost estimates for a streambank restoration project on a small stream between the rail trail and the backyards of...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Cocalico police log: East Cocalico Police coverage area

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: WARRANT: Police received information that Sharon Caldwell, 57, was at the Chester County Courthouse at 12:35 p.m. April 15. Caldwell was picked up on a warrant for theft of...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Cocalico police log: Ephrata Police coverage area

    The Ephrata Borough Police Department reported the following: BURGLARY: Investigators have charged Diane Michelle Santiago, 45, Ephrata, and Joseph C. Reed Sr., 31, Peach Bottom, each with one count of burglary and one count of criminal conspiracy...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Ex-aide charged in credit card theft

    A former nursing aide at a Denver senior-care facility is charged with stealing a patient’s credit card and making more than $1,500 in purchases. East Cocalico Township police Detective Keith Neff charged 28-year-old Rachael Leanne Raffe with...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Street wise: Council debates downtown Denver

    The future of part of Denver’s Main Street was a key topic of discussion at the April 25 borough council. Denver Mayor Rod Redcay asked council for financial and/or emotional support in his organization’s efforts to buy...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Eby on the job in West Cocalico

      Leon Eby, the new West Cocalico Township supervisor, acted as if he’d been on board a long time at his first meeting on April 19. He freely offered opinions and asked questions. Eby, 63, grew up...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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