• Births – Reported April 27, 2016

    GARMAN, Shannon L. and Joanna (Weaver), New Holland, a son, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, April 20. GEHMAN, Shannon Harry and Jamie Lee (Payne), Myerstown, a daughter, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, April 21. HENZLER, David J....

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Volksfest coming to Mount Hope Estate

    On Saturday, April 30, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mount Hope Estate will welcome Volkswagen enthusiasts to a day of food, friends and VWs. Volksfest 2016 will showcase a collection of over 300 VWs, ranging from...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • ‘The Hunstman: Winter’s War’ and ‘The Jungle Book’

    ‘The Hunstman: Winter’s War’ This is not your child’s Snow White. This is the sequel to 2012’s “Snow White and the Huntsman.” Chris Hemsworth (a.k.a. Thor) is back as Eric the huntsman in “The Huntsman: Winter’s War,”...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • ‘Hello, Dolly!’ opens Thursday at EPAC

    Tricia Corcoran (as Dolly Levi) and Bruce Weaver (as Horace Vandergelder) will star in “Hello, Dolly!” opening at EPAC on Thursday, April 28. The show chronicles the adventures of Dolly, a matchmaking widow, who plots to get...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Dance company to perform ‘Colors’

    The Laurel Dance Company will present Music & Motion “Colors” Saturday, April 30, at 4 p.m. and Sunday, May 1, at 5 p.m. “Colors” will showcase at least 20 vocalists, musicians, and dancers from across the Susquehanna...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Ephrata High School's production of Les Miserables (school edition) debuts Thursday, April 21, at 7 p.m., in Allen Hammon Auditorium. Cast members include (front row, left to right) Young Cosette, Hannah Logue; Fantine, Sofia Brandt; Javert, Nic Stauffer; Jean Valjean, Ian Wettlaufer; Cosette, Stephanie Beiler; Marius, Ellis Vogt; (back, l-r) Thenardier, Ethan Fasnacht; Madame Thenardier, Cheyenne Angelo; Enjolras, Shane Wright; Eponine, Carly Ludwig.
    EHS to present ‘Les Misérables’

      The Ephrata High School Theatre Department presents “Les Misérables — Student Edition,” a musical by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg based on the novel by Victor Hugo. Performances are Thursday, April 21, Friday, April 22, and...

    • Posted April 22, 2016
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  • Fee for All

    Mindy Fee feels comfortable as the incumbent running for her third term as Pennsylvania House Representative for the 37th District. She believes her record in office, especially during the nearly year-long budget impasse, follows the wishes, principles,...

    • Posted April 21, 2016
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  • Reedy is Ready

    If you’re old enough to appreciate the original “uncola” 7-Up commercials, you might appreciate Tim Reedy of Brickerville. Like those ads, which remind viewers 7-Up is not a typical soft drink, Reedy’s message too is a lot...

    • Posted April 21, 2016
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  • Andrew Klunk on graduation day at York Technical Institute.
    Andrew’s Actions …and devastating death

    “Andrew’s Actions” is the third feature in a monthly series on the addiction crisis that our society is facing. The first series, “Beth’s Story” detailed Beth’s successful life as a registered nurse, and her untimely death. “Laura’s...

    • Posted April 21, 2016
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