All posts by Aubree Fahringer

  • Denver resident requests sidewalk ordinance variance

    Denver council reaffirmed commitment to its borough sidewalk ordinance despite continued reluctance by a home owner at the corner of East Lancaster Avenue and Jefferson Avenue. Council granted a sidewalk completion date extension from Aug. 1 until...

    • Posted August 1, 2018
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  • Welcome to the wild

    When Denver Borough councilman Dan Rogers, of Sycamore Street, opened the door to his backyard to take out the dog on a hot, steamy Saturday, June 30, a three foot alligator was directly in front of him...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Denver eyes several issues for future action

    It was an upbeat and productive one hour meeting July 9 for Denver Borough Council. Everyone agreed to place three new issues on their agendas to better prepare for the future. President Blake Daub requested council examine:...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Woody waste site gets road renovation

    Supervisors approved closing the woody waste site located behind the municipal building from July 5 through July 26 at their meeting on Thursday, June 21. The woody waste site, located near the township’s recycling dumpsters, is used...

    • Posted June 27, 2018
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  • West Cocalico keeps sewer plans moving along

    Sewer infrastructure was a big topic June 18 in what even chairman James J. Stoner conceded was mostly a “boring meeting” sparsely attended by four or five residents. However, the board did chew on weighty issues such...

    • Posted June 27, 2018
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  • Morphy holds signage auction

    In a world of digitized advertising, it is nostalgic to know that some people still appreciate antique, vintage signage from well-known companies, some still in existance, some not. To the delight of history buffs, Morphy Auctions invited...

    • Posted May 31, 2018
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  • Dogs drive residents barking mad

    A little black and white Shih Tzu is reportedly disrupting properties at “wee hours of the morning” in the borough of Adamstown. the dog was talked about at the April 3 borough council meeting. “You don’t want...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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  • Denver supports current zoning

    Denver Council weighed in as opposed to a special exception application for 352 Main St., Denver, at their April 9 meeting. The building is located in the downtown business district. Dale and Kim Latshaw, Ephrata residents, are...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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  • East Cocalico extends Cocalico Commons Project

    Supervisor chairman Alan Fry, and secretary Doug Mackley, approved a time extension for Benderson, the company working on developing the Cocalico Commons proposed shopping center project, until December 8, 2018. Vice-chairman Romao Carrasco, was absent from the...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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  • Concern mounts over Chronic Wasting

    Prior to an April 5 West Cocalico supervisors meeting, PA State Game Warden Greg Graham was sounding the alarm bells about Chronic Wasting Disease, a condition that affects deer and other related species of mammals called “cervids.”...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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