• Debris cover a yard and a roof is blown from a residents along Route 897 in Denver, PA on February 26, 2017. KIRK NEIDERMYER | LNP Correspondent Photographer
    Lancaster County Storm Damage Videos

    Lititz and Warwick Township dodged a bullet when Saturday’s 95 mph wind storm cut a nine mile path through Northern Lancaster County. Elizabeth, Clay and West Calico townships were among the hardest hit, with damage estimates reported...

    • Posted February 27, 2017
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  • Iron Chef Cocalico a test of culinary chops

    The Cocalico Education Foundation will host the 11th Annual Iron Chef Cocalico and Benefit Auction culinary event on Sunday, March 5, at Cocalico High School from 1 to 5 p.m. The event incorporates food, entertainment and award-winning...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • Some Lancaster County municipalities cover health insurance for elected officials

    East Cocalico supervisors get most lucrative benefits By some measures, elected officials at the local level have thankless jobs. They spend their time working for the betterment of their townships and boroughs and receive meager stipends or...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • THON 2017 continues

    Cocalico among schools sponsoring events for the cause No one could have imagined that 78 dancers in Penn State’s HUB Ballroom would turn into the largest student-run philanthropy in the world. These 78 dancers grew into 16,000-plus...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • Salary of part-time interim East Cocalico manager is questioned

    Costs associated with the service of the interim township manager was a focus of the East Cocalico supervisors Feb. 16 meeting. A few audience members questioned Steve Gabriel’s interim township manager position and his six-figure salary for...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • Middle school play a ‘Curse’

    Cocalico Middle School students present “Curse of the Cobra’s Kiss” Thursday through Saturday, March 2 through 4, beginning at 7 p.m. in the middle school auditorium. The play will involve the audience as they help solve one...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • Intergenerational bingo night set at CHS

    Cocalico Community Partnership, in conjunction with CHS SADD/Aevidum Clubs, will be holding a free intergenerational bingo event on Friday, Feb. 24, beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the Cocalico High School cafeteria. Prizes will be awarded for each...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • Denver woman took out loans, opened credit cards worth more than $70K using relative’s identity

    A Denver woman defrauded about $70,300 from credit card accounts and loans taken out using a relative’s name since August 2015, according to East Cocalico Township police. Tammie M. Sensenig, 44, was originally charged with felony counts...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • East Cocalico Police Report, February 23, 2017

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: CRIMINAL TRESPASS: Zachary A. Thomas, 22, of the 100 block of Washington Avenue, Ephrata, was charged with criminal trespass after an incident occurred Dec. 19 at his former residence....

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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  • Photo submitted by the Ephrata Area School District. Ephrata Assistant Superintendent Rick Hornberger gets ready to take a “selfie” during the Shadow A Student Challenge recently.
    Ephrata leads Shadow A Student Challenge across area schools

    Ephrata Area School District leaders first shadowed district students last winter to experience a school day first hand and gain a new perspective on learning. It was such a successful initiative the district is participating again this...

    • Posted February 22, 2017
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