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  • New direction on Main Street

    EDO’s leader took downtown Lititz to another level, now she will tackle Ephrata A familar face to many is about to make her way back to the area. Kelly Withum, who served as Venture Lititz’s executive director...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Last call: Gockley’s retirement leaves ‘big shoes to fill’

    Randy Gockley’s days of leading Lancaster County’s Emergency Management Agency are dwindling, as he sits in his windowless office brightened by family photos and ponders starting a business or maybe running for public office. Those are possibilities...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Man drowns after escaping custody

    A handcuffed man died after escaping police custody and running into the Cocalico Creek, according to officials. On April 14, Andrew Davis Good, 24, drowned in the Cocalico Creek near WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital. His death was...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Ephrata 10th among PA’s best places to live

    The Ephrata area is among the best in the state for families. That is according to a study by WalletHub released earlier this month. Ephrata, which landed 10th on the list, ranked highest among Central Pennsylvania cities....

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Second grader Trevor Michaels shows board members Desiree Wagner (left) and Kevin Eshleman and Superintendent Ella Musser how he programs music using Osmo and the Coding Jam app. Photo by Kim Marselas
    High-tech toy teaches students how to code

    Cocalico school board members spent the first few minutes of their April meeting playing with a high-tech toy. On April 16, Reamstown Elementary School principal Beth Haldeman and second-grade teacher Jennifer Schwambach presented the board with a...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Sharing fee equals access to Denver & Reamstown pools

    Something new is coming this summer for members of the Denver and Reamstown community pools. An additional twenty-five dollar fee added to the membership cost will permit members to use either pool, Denver or Reamstown, at any...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Denver wins Tree City Award for the 20th year

    Denver Borough was awarded the prestigious Tree City USA Award for the 20th consecutive year. The community celebrates this award during its ambitious, annual Arbor Day work day, on Saturday April 28, beginning at 9 a.m. The...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Ephrata bounces back strong to handle LCD/LC

    After breezing through the first seven games of their schedule with perfect 7-0 record, the Ephrata boys lacrosse team hit a couple potholes this past week, losing first to Penn Manor and then in a non-league tilt...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Schwartz hurls Mounts past Comets

    In cold, windy and occasional snowy conditions Tuesday at Penn Manor, Ephrata had the perfect guy to send to the mound for that situation in senior Adam Schwartz. A four-year starter and UConn signee, Schwartz throws hard,...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Third time is the charm: Eagles complete undefeated section tennis title run

    The Cocalico boys have been one match short of a section tennis title for the past two years, finishing each season with a 13-1 record. This year’s seniors have a remarkable league record of 50 wins and...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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