- ‘American Idiot’ at EPAC
- Warwick grad producing ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ at Dutch Apple
- ‘Somewhereville Station’ revisits the 50s and 60s
- St. Patty’s musical at Ephrata Main
- Dance, concert will benefit Jamaica missions
- Happy Anniver5ary, St. Boniface!
- Downtown diversity
- Travelogue will explore Colorado River this Saturday
- Cool lineup!
Ephrata Councilman Hertzog Resigns
Late into Monday night’s meeting, Rowe made the unexpected announcement that first ward council member Dale Hertzog had tendered his resignation, effective immediately. In order for his resignation to take effect, it had to be accepted by...
- Posted July 13, 2016
Issues surface at Ephrata Pool
Local residents addressed growing concerns at the Ephrata Community Pool during Monday night’s borough council meeting. Lynn Reinhold, a long-time supporter and patron of the pool, said guests have been smuggling in alcohol. Other residents have noticed...
- Posted July 13, 2016
Borough solar farm clears next hurdle with township
Ephrata Borough’s efforts to develop a tract of land in Ephrata Township for use as a solar farm cleared a key hurdle Tuesday evening as township supervisors approved the project’s land development plan. Tuesday evening’s action by...
- Posted March 2, 2016
EASD hires two principals
But both have contractual obligations with other school districts Ephrata schools will open next week with no open principal positions. However it’s not clear when the new employees will actually begin working in the district....
- Posted August 20, 2015
EASD tax hike approved
…in a tight vote on EASD tax hike Average property owner will see $62.52 increase Despite having passed a preliminary budget calling for a 2.3 percent increase, the Ephrata Area School District Board of Directors briefly...
- Posted June 17, 2015
Rec & borough agree on matching funds
“We did not approach the borough and ask for $100,000.” That was a comment made by Ephrata Recreation Center Executive Director Jim Summers at Monday night’s Ephrata Borough Council meeting in advance of a vote to approve...
- Posted April 15, 2015
It looks like Ephrata will adopt a measure to grant up to $100,000 in capital campaign matching funds to the Ephrata Rec Center But the approval of the unbudgeted expenditure hinges on the Ephrata Rec’s approval of...
- Posted April 9, 2015
Boro restructures Ephrata Rec’s debt
Boro restructures Ephrata Rec’s debt Future defaults could lead to removal of director and boro control of the of Rec board Ephrata Borough Council unanimously approved a repayment agreement with the Ephrata Rec Center that restructures...
- Posted March 11, 2015
Hospital plans yet another expansion
Wellspan Ephrata Community Hospital is working through another expansion plan at the hospital’s main campus. At Monday night’s work session of Ephrata Borough Council, Development Activities Committee Chair Susan Rowe said they would ask the full council...
- Posted March 4, 2015
Aument bill alarms EASD administration
A bill introduced by Sen. Ryan Aument to amend the state constitution is attracting attention, however not the kind of attention the freshman senator may have wanted. Earlier this month, members of Ephrata Borough Council raised concerns...
- Posted February 25, 2015