- Reel Reviews: 2017 Oscar picks
- ‘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
Re-Uzit stores to consolidate
Ephrata Borough Council is considering a plan which would consolidate a pair of Ephrata Re-Uzit stores into a new building on the site of 1040 S. State St. Ephrata Borough Council members had decidedly mixed emotions Tuesday...
- Posted January 4, 2017
EASD commits to Troop
The Ephrata Area School District Board of Directors have approved a new five-year contract with superintendent Brian Troop. Troop, who has been with the district since January 2011, is to receive a $164,500 annual salary, effective July...
- Posted December 21, 2016
Getting to the bottom of sinkhole situation
Workers on Tuesday removed temporary fencing that had blocked Pine Street since a sinkhole collapsed an intersection at Park Avenue on Nov. 8. While many questions remain unanswered, such as the cause, it’ll be business as usual...
- Posted December 14, 2016
Taxing decisions ahead for council
Some taxing times are ahead for members of Ephrata Borough Council as they consider the proposed municipal budget for 2017. In a presentation by Christine H. Moore, director of finance and administration, it was explained that expected...
- Posted November 22, 2016
Too early to say if Aldi coming to township
The question of whether an Aldi grocery store is coming to Ephrata Township remains up in the air. Engineer Jim Caldwell addressed the issue at Tuesday’s Ephrata Township Supervisors meeting and said any possibility that the store...
- Posted May 18, 2016
Moore of an impact to students
Ephrata school resource officer Paul Moore is a busy man. Moore, who presented the 2015 fourth-quarter activity report to Ephrata Township supervisors on April 5, interacts and mentors students while working with the police department to coordinate...
- Posted April 20, 2016
Hostile ‘Happy Hour’
Council objects to wine fund-raiser by Patrick Burns & Gary Klinger Ephrata Library’s request to serve wine at an Extra Give ‘happy hour’ event didn’t sit well with some Ephrata Borough Council members. But, thanks to a tie-breaking...
- Posted November 18, 2015
EASD flyer-distribution policy questioned by Scout leader
The Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts may be as American as baseball and apple pie, but when it comes to distributing handouts about these groups to Ephrata Area School District Students, it is not that simple. Local...
- Posted September 9, 2015
Couple seek privacy fence as shield from nearby rail-trail
Akron Borough’s newly completed portion of a rail-trail ends at the edge of LuAnn Mikos’ property, and she’s concerned about her family’s privacy. Come spring, Ephrata Township will resume work on the next phase of the trail,...
- Posted August 18, 2015
Council discusses removalof Main Street shade trees
A total of four trees have been cut down along Ephrata Borough’s central business district. While some residents have expressed concern, so far there are no indications there is anything “shady” going on with the missing...
- Posted June 10, 2015