• Fifth anniversary for Kole Trupe Toy Drive

    Thousands of hospitalized children in the region have enjoyed brand new toys over the years at Christmas thanks to the efforts of the Kole Trupe family and the East Cocalico Police Department. Kole died in a tragic...

    • Posted December 4, 2019
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  • Resident frustrated with leaf collection

    At their Nov. 25 meeting, Denver Council heard from a Main Street resident who asked why the neat piles of leaves he’s raked have not been picked up. The resident said he called the borough in October...

    • Posted December 4, 2019
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  • Denver council agrees to negotiation of handbill issues

    The proposed handbill ordinance did not come up for a vote at Denver council’s Nov. 11 meeting. Instead, council agreed to negotiate distribution issues with The Shopping News, an unsolicited, weekly publication. Council president Blake Daub appointed...

    • Posted November 13, 2019
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  • Library updates Denver council

    At the Denver Borough meeting on Oct. 14, Adamstown Area Library director Carolyn Reiste provided an overview of library services and programs. She reported 77,601 library visitors to date, a ten percent increase over 2018. Program attendance...

    • Posted October 23, 2019
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  • Denver considers proposed unsolicited newspaper ordinance

    Denver council at their Oct. 14 meeting approved advertising a revised version of a proposed, unsolicited newspaper ordinance. The legal advertisement will indicate the time and date in November when council will hold a public hearing on...

    • Posted October 16, 2019
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  • Bus connects communities, those in need

    The HUB Bus, which runs from Ephrata Commons to Denver Borough and back, made its first round trip Monday morning, Sept. 16. Leaving Ephrata Commons at 8:30 a.m. for Declaration House on Main Street, Denver, the bus...

    • Posted September 18, 2019
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  • Celebrations mark opening of Declaration House

    “We did it!” announced REAL Life Community Services Executive Director, Rod Redcay, to the enthusiastic audience gathered for a prayer blessing service on Sunday afternoon, Aug. 25, for the newly constructed Declaration House at 240 Main Street,...

    • Posted August 28, 2019
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  • Denver council asked to help residential issue

    Two long-time residents told Denver council at their Aug. 12 meeting that an issue with a neighbor is at an impasse and asked what action council could take to assist. The neighbor’s arborvitae trees, planted on the...

    • Posted August 21, 2019
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  • Ambulance services discussed in Denver

    Reamstown Fire Chief Scott Achey spoke to Denver Council July 29 about the financially losing proposition in which the ambulance finds itself. “This is a problem across our nation, not just here. Reamstown Ambulance loses between 40...

    • Posted August 7, 2019
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  • State rep Mindy Fee updates Cocalico regional leaders

    State representative Mindy Fee gave Cocalico regional leaders good news. The budget was passed on time and included $36 million to be put away for a rainy day. “We all know those times will come, and this...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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