• Cocalico regional leaders receive library update

    The Jan. 27 Cocalico Regional Leaders meeting was a learning session of sorts. The group received an update on the status of the Adamstown Area Library relocation project. And, they were introduced to the superintendent-elect of the...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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  • Denver Fire Company reports 2015 activity

    The Denver Volunteer Fire Company end of the year report lists a total of 205 calls for service in 2015. An average of 13 firefighters responded to each call. The average response time was 3.5 minutes, meaning...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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  • Denver extends snow removal deadline

    Denver Borough Council members, in the wake of the weekend’s historic snowfall, agreed to extend the 48-hour snow removal timeline until Wednesday. Council took the action at the Monday, Jan. 25, meeting. Property owners not removing snow...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • East Cocalico updating two water issues

    The East Cocalico Township Chesapeake Bay Pollution Update Plan proposal and a floodplain ordinance update garners supervisors’ attention at their Thursday, Jan. 21, meeting. “We were not told how much of a reduction we need to achieve...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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    Outlook healthy for Rec’s campaign

    Final funding push to complete the campaign The calendar timeline indicates Ephrata Rec Center is one-half way through its three-year Capital Campaign. Financial contributions paint an even brighter picture. “The good news is, thanks to very generous...

    • Posted January 21, 2016
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  • New year, big changes for East Cocalico Police

      The year 2016 began with a new top administrator, a reduced total officer force, and a smaller coverage area for police in East Cocalico Township. “We had a few residents calling here at East Cocalico first...

    • Posted January 14, 2016
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  • Denver 2016 budget contains no tax increase

      Denver Borough Council members ended their year with a minimum of discussion but with a nice belated Christmas president for their constituents: No tax increase in 2016. Council unanimously approved the 2016 budget on Monday, Dec....

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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  • New members join Denver Borough Council

    John P. Palm and Todd S. Stewart took their seats at the Denver Council Jan. 4 meeting and, cast their first votes with their veteran council mates to re-elect Blake Daub as president. Palm works as a...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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  • It’s status quo in East Cocalico

      Change was clearly not in the air as the East Cocalico Township Board of Supervisors reorganized Monday, Jan. 4. No supervisor rotated into a different leadership position as they nominated and approved Douglas Mackley as chairman,...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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  • Arment named “Officer in Charge’ of East Cocalico Police

      Twenty-one year veteran East Cocalico officer, Corporal Terry Arment, 48, will lead the East Cocalico Township Police Department until a successful search is completed for a new chief to replace George Beever, who officially retires Dec....

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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