All posts by ephratareview

  • gelsinger1
    Herbert W. Gelsinger 87, Korean war veteran, Rosenau worker, retired carpenter, cat lover

    Herbert W. Gelsinger, 87, of Reinholds, passed away Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at EphrataCommunityHospital. He was born in Vinemont, son to the late Harry and Carrie Gelsinger and step-mother, the late Bessie Gelsinger, and was the husband...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • firestone
    Irvin Firestone Jr. 82, concrete mason, Korean war vet, enjoyed mushroom hunting

    Irvin Firestone Jr., 82, of Ephrata, passed away Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at the EphrataCommunityHospital. He was born in Cocalico to the late Irvin and Beda (Brubaker) Firestone and was the companion of Ruth E. Heck for...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • stutzman
    Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society welcomes Stutzman

    “Can the quiet in the land keep their peace?” This is the question Ervin R. Stutzman will be asking at the Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society’s annual banquet on April 5. As he answers, Stutzman will speak about...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • millers
    Millers celebrate 55 years of marriage

    Leroy and Phyllis (White) Miller of Schoeneck were united in marriage on April 11, 1959, by the Rev. Cornwell Beamesderfer at Oregon EUB Church. They are both retired from Cocalico School District. They have two children: Bruce...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Web site focuses on local teen volunteerism

    Girl Scout Liz Wenger, a member of Lititz Troop 70248, is in the process of finishing up her Gold Award Project. For her project, she created a website which acts as a directory of volunteer opportunities for...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Births Reported – April 2, 2014

    ADAMS, Joshua K. and Desiree (Moyer), Ephrata, a son, at Women & Babies Hospital, April 30. AUKER, Carl S. and Cheryl (Brubaker), Ephrata, a daughter, at Ephrata Community Hospital, March 25. BOWMAN, Anthony Jr. and Amy (Harrower),...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • E. Cocalico studys storm sewer system

    Like most municipalities across the state, East Cocalico Township is grappling with the impact of new Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System regulations. Known as MS4, the new rules refers to a publicly-owned systems such as ditches, curbs,...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Campus Chatter

    Students graduate Ezra James Cassel of Denver, son of James and Patricia Cassel, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in management. Cassel is a 2006 graduate of CocalicoSenior High School. Neal A. Fox of Reinholds graduated...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • tot032614_1
    Taste of the Town – March 26, 2014 Edition

    Who’s ready for spring? Fiorentino’s is looking forward to spring and summer with fresh salads, grilled vegetables, tasty pasta dishes, innovative sandwiches, refreshing beverages and an all-new rainor-shine patio deck. The patio has been so popular in...

    • Posted March 28, 2014
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  • What would have happened if key members of the 1974 Cocalico Eagles were not battling the flu during their eastern championship game? This sign hung on a local firetruck lets the team know how the town felt about them either way. Review file photo