All posts by Aubree Fahringer

  • Nation’s school leaders converge on Ephrata

    On March 4, the Ephrata Area School District hosted 40 superintendents from across the U.S. The leaders — representing a number of states, such as North Dakota, Arizona, and Washington — converged upon Ephrata High School on...

    • Posted March 6, 2019
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  • Big changes for East Cocalico Township’s woody waste site

    Spring is just around the corner. If you’re an East Cocalico resident accustomed to heading to the woody waste site behind the township building to dump woody yard waste from trees and shrubbery trimmings, don’t be surprised...

    • Posted March 6, 2019
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  • Tax bills sent out with incorrect information

    East Cocalico Township’s website on Feb. 27 informed residents that recent tax bills sent out had the wrong township name and incorrect tax collector’s phone number. The bills show Aston Township, which is located in Delaware County,...

    • Posted March 6, 2019
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  • Denver Borough considers replacing phone system

    Borough Manager Mike Hession reported to council at their Feb. 25 meeting that although more work is needed to research how a different phone system would hook into voice alarm notifications to public works employees, it looks...

    • Posted February 27, 2019
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  • East Cocalico ready to consider LERTA requests

    Supervisors announced at their Feb. 21 meeting that Lancaster County commissioners approved the five-year, tax relief proposal for new business development in the township. Supervisors are interested in developing the 272 corridor, designated by the Lancaster County...

    • Posted February 27, 2019
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  • Auction to benefit Denver Fair

    Having fun in the middle of winter and benefiting a worthy cause couldn’t be easier. Denver Fair Committee is sponsoring a first time auction event to help with improvements and operating costs for the Denver Fair. The...

    • Posted February 20, 2019
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  • East Cocalico supervisors oppose MS4 program

    Usually the manager of a municipality and the supervisors come to an agreement over big decisions before public meetings where actions are taken. This was not the case on Feb 7. Discussion over the MS4 program was...

    • Posted February 20, 2019
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  • Denver Borough fills vacancy in public works

    Denver Council advertised and held a rescheduled meeting on Thursday, Feb. 14. The regular meeting night, Feb. 11, was canceled on Monday afternoon due to not having a quorum. Work conflicts and illness had decimated council’s customary...

    • Posted February 20, 2019
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  • Adamstown Borough discusses possible loan for library

    Adamstown Borough council discussed giving the Adamstown Area Library a “huge” loan for their new 1.3 million library at the Feb. 5 meeting. “They’re not there yet, they’ve been at it for three years,” said Cindy Schweitzer,...

    • Posted February 13, 2019
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  • West Cocalico supervisors want to ‘build bridges right’

    As is not uncommon in the doldrums of winter, talk at the West Cocalico supervisors’ Feb. 7 meeting turned to prosaic items like ordering snow and taking care of maintaining township bridges. However, some of these issues...

    • Posted February 13, 2019
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