• Emergency services partnership efforts lauded by East Cocalico supervisors

      East Cocalico Township supervisors passed a resolution supporting the ongoing efforts to create a “more sustainable and effective emergency services partnership” of Reamstown Fire Company, Reamstown Ambulance, Smokestown Fire Company, and Stevens Fire Company at their...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Denver streetlight buyback looking brighter

      Denver Borough Council is no longer in the dark when it comes to lighting its streets. Council members, at the July 13 meeting, learned the final buyback cost for streetlights in the municipality is $358,955.23. This...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Former hotel property to become truck repair center

      The East Cocalico Township Zoning Hearing board voted to give a property owner the green light to convert an old hotel property to a truck repair facility. The board OK’d the application of Barry Simpson, 108...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Adamstown to consider all police service options

      Police coverage for 2016 was on the minds of many residents and others in attendance at the July 7 Adamstown council meeting. “I’m curious about East Cocalico’s proposal (for police service cost) for 2016, “ said...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Throwing around her weights: East Cocalico cop is strongest woman in world heroes competition

      East Cocalico Township Police Officer Gail Sizer, one of some 12,000 first responder athletes in the bi-annual 2015 World Police and Fire Games – The Games of Heroes, won a first-place, gold medal for her bench...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • East Cocalico recognizes stellar citizens, ongoing regional police efforts

      Recognizing outstanding efforts by volunteers and staff — and discussing the ongoing regional police situation — marked the July 1 meeting of the East Cocalico Township supervisors. A moment of silence for Robert Roggenburg, former chairman...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Over, then out….Police board reaches out one last time to Adamstown, West Cocalico

    Throughout the saga of a potential Cocalico area police force, the dominant issue has been cost. Though West Cocalico and Adamstown officials have publicly said they’ve dropped out of talks to create a joint force, leaders of...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Cocalico Alumni Association to hold golf tournament

      The Cocalico Alumni Association began formation two years ago. An earlier, previous effort by several alumni faltered and was dropped. Coordinating this new effort is Leslie Stricker, who, among other responsibilities, works with the Cocalico Education...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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  • High temperatures heat up pool attendance

      It’s been hot, hot, hot and the Reamstown Pool has clearly been the cool place to go for many East Cocalico Township residents. “We’ve been tracking attendance for the last couple years and so far pool...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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  • The Pause headlines free music festival in Reamstown Park

      A popular area band playing together for five years, The Pause, will headline the free public music fest from noon until 8 pm on Saturday, June 20, at Reamstown Park. “It’s a cross between a music festival...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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