All posts by Cory Van Brookhoven

  • Lloyd seeks PA Senate District 48 seat

    Former Ephrata resident David Lloyd has announced he’ll seek the Democratic nomination for the open Pennsylvania Senate District 48 seat. The Senate seat opened when Republican Mike Folmer resigned last month. With solid Ephrata roots, Lloyd, now...

    • Posted October 9, 2019
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  • Ephrata Bike Park opens Oct. 19

    Come celebrate with Mainspring of Ephrata and Susquehanna Area Mountain Bike Association at the grand opening of the Ephrata Bike Park at Heatherwood on Saturday, Oct. 19 from noon to 4 p.m. The park is adjacent to...

    • Posted October 9, 2019
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  • New Nonna Rosa’s restaurant off to a great start in Akron

    The former home of Piero’s Pizza & Pasta in Akron has finally gained a new resident. On Sept. 30, Nonna Rosa’s Traditional Italian Kitchen officially opened at 363 S. Seventh St., offering customers a sit-down dining experience...

    • Posted October 9, 2019
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  • Ephrata Twp. says goodbye to Chief Harvey

    Ephrata Township Supervisors on Oct. 1 bid a fond farewell to retiring Ephrata Police Chief William Harvey at Monday evening’s supervisors’ meeting, when Harvey stopped by to give the monthly police report and say ‘see you later.’...

    • Posted October 9, 2019
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  • Who will wear the crown?

    One of these Ephrata High School seniors from the 2019 Homecoming Court will be crowned queen Friday night at halftime of the Mounts’ game against Columbia at War Memorial Field. They are (left to right) Reagan McCarty,...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • Joining paws

    Lions, local dog group keep bingo tradition alive at the fair Since 2014 Leo’s Helping Paws has become well known for its battle against puppy mills and for financial aid it’s given to dog rescue groups. Now...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • Meet-the-candidates night at Community Commons Oct. 17

    A meet-the-candidates night, co-sponsored by The Ephrata Review and the Ephrata Public Library, will be held in the Community Commons meeting room on Thursday, Oct. 17. The Community Commons is located adjacent to the Library, on the...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • Ephrata schools enjoy the Fair

    Everybody enjoys a day at the Ephrata Area Fair and that includes students in the Ephrata Area School District who had a day off from school in order to attend the fair on Sept. 26, courtesy of...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • What fun it was…

    Great weather, massive parade, few incidents make the 101st Ephrata Fair one of the best The 101st Ephrata Fair wrapped up Saturday evening after a second round of showers; the first came on Kiddies’ Day on Thursday...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • Concession obsession

    In his second year, Latshaw oversees more than 70 fair vendors For Joel Latshaw, his role as concessions director at the Ephrata Fair isn’t all food, fun, and games. Well, to tell the truth, it kind of...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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