• East Cocalico supervisors approve police promotions

    East Cocalico Police Chief Darrick Keppley proposed four police officer promotions, which have not happened for years, at supervisors’ Aug. 16 meeting. Supervisors were positive about the suggestion when first presented in June. They needed to check...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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  • Celebrating 100 years of the Ephrata Fair

    Mark your calendars for the Ephrata Fair this year. It will run from September 25 to September 29. There are many events that have been added to Celebrate 100 Years of the Ephrata Fair. Sunday, September 23...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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  • The New Holland Transport Team pictured (left to right) are Cliff Stauffer, shop maintenance manager; Kevin Koskot, controller; Ken Martin, sales and warehouse manager; Pamela Reel, office manager; Josh Hollinger, general manager and part owner; Rose Weaver, president; George Weaver; Tim Eshbach, dispatch manager, and Steve Mellinger, IT technician. Photo by Art Petrosemolo
    New Holland Transport relocates to Denver

    New Holland Transport (NHT), a Weaver-family business and a fixture in the movement of eggs and produce to Eastern markets, has moved its operation from North Shirk Road in New Holland to a 90,000 square foot facility...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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  • Cocalico District appoints safety coordinator

    One of the last items to be approved at the Cocalico School board meeting, Aug. 20, was a contract agreement with I.U. #13 Consultative Services for safety and security purposes. “It’s an annual fee of $1,200 and...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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  • East Cocalico will hold first business forum

    East Cocalico zoning officer Tony Luongo (left) and East Cocalico Township manager Scott Russell look at the list of over 60 business owners or representatives signed up for the township’s first ever business forum. Scheduled for Weaver’s...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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  • Head Start program keeps Pre-K at Reamstown

    Just weeks after learning state funding for its preschool program was being discontinued, Cocalico School District is starting the school year with 50 percent more seats for its youngest students. It’s a reversal that school leaders say...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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    • Posted August 22, 2018
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  • ‘Picnic’ opens at EPAC Sept. 6

    “Picnic” will be staged Sept. 6 through 15. EPAC is located at 320 Cocalico St., Ephrata. “Picnic” is a Pulitzer prize-winning play by William Inge about life in 1950s Kansas. You never know what will happen at...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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  • A rich opening at Pour Man’s

      An early start allowed the folks at Pour Man’s Brewing Company, Ephrata’s newest brewery located at 284 S. Reading Rd., next to the Rita’s, to ease into their grand opening on Saturday, Aug. 18. “It was...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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  • Buckley will present at Lititz Storytelling Fest

    Five masters of the art of storytelling will be featured at this year’s Lititz Storytelling Festival, set for Sept. 28 and 29. Concerts featuring all five storytellers will take place both evenings at 7 p.m. at the...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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