• Lighting ceremony, Santa’s arrival this Friday

    Amid the blaring music of a brass band and the dazzle of a laser light show, Santa Claus will again arrive in Ephrata, much to the delight of young and old alike. With the celebration set for...

    • Posted November 21, 2018
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  • Ephrata Twp. supervisors debate Sheetz liquor license

    The Sheetz store at 891 E. Main St. in Ephrata Township is applying for a liquor license to sell beer for on premises consumption and wine to go at the store. Since no Ephrata Township license was...

    • Posted November 21, 2018
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  • Denver businesses hold ribbon-cuttings

    The Northern Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce was proud to conduct a dual Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Oct. 22 for two of its newest members, AMROD HY and Focus Realty located at 352 Main Street,...

    • Posted November 21, 2018
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  • Heading to the finals

    Cocalico rips York, will face defending champion Barons in 5A District title game Cocalico entered the 2018 season with more questions than not, after graduating 17 seniors from last year’s 10-2 squad. And facing a Murderer’s Row...

    • Posted November 20, 2018
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  • Warwick tops Ephrata for Red Rose Midget A title

    Warwick avenged a regular season loss to Ephrata Sunday afternoon on Eldon Rettew Field at Manheim Central High School. With the 26-16 victory over the Mounts, the Warriors are the Red Rose Football League A Division Champions....

    • Posted November 20, 2018
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  • Former Cocalico star Tucker Lescoe, along with his Hobart College team, made his way back to the area this past weekend, playing in the William Marshall Tip-Off Tournament at F&M.
    Lescoe enjoys successful home return:

    Scores 33 points in two games, named to All-Tourney Team Junior guard Tucker Lescoe made a successful return to the local hardwood this past weekend as the junior guard from Cocalico and the rest of his Hobart...

    • Posted November 20, 2018
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  • Verna Ruth Detwiler, 88, Science Press proofreader, played several instruments, enjoyed baking

    Verna Ruth (McCahan) Detwiler, 88, a resident at Windy Hill Village, Philipsburg, formerly of Glasgow and Ephrata, was called home to Heaven Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, after a prolonged battle with Alzheimer’s. She was born in Antis...

    • Posted November 20, 2018
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  • John L. Reider Jr., 72, foundry worker, avid small game hunter, enjoyed walking in Reamstown

    John “Johnny” L. Reider Jr., 72 of Reamstown, passed away at home Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Johnny was a son of the late John L. Sr. and Mary (Bickhart) Reider. Johnny worked at the former Warwick Foundry...

    • Posted November 20, 2018
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  • Laura M. Fox, Transport For Christ chaplain, Fox Notary co-owner, strong faith, selfless

    Laura M. Fox passed away on Nov. 13, 2018 at her home near Bowmansville, from cancer. She lived a lifetime of love and giving of her time and attention to her husband, children and grandchildren. She served...

    • Posted November 20, 2018
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  • East Cocalico Twp. appoints tax collector

    In a shortened Nov. 15 meeting due to inclement weather, supervisors considered their list of action items, acting on many and tabling a couple. Sue Nielson was appointed as tax collector, to complete the unexpired term of...

    • Posted November 20, 2018
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