• These are not your daughter’s Disney princesses!

    “Disenchanted” is not for the meek or faint of heart. It’s loud. It’s naughty. And it may be a little scary for die-hard Disney fans. An infant by musical standards (it’s only been staged off-Broadway since 2014),...

    • Posted February 6, 2019
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  • Locals earn blue ribbons at PA Farm Show

    Exhibitors and visitors from all corners of the Mid-Atlantic arrived to Pennsylvania’s capital city to experience the largest indoor agricultural event in the United States, the Pennsylvania Farm Show, for its 103rd year. More than 10,000 competitive...

    • Posted January 16, 2019
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  • PA Farm Show kicks off Jan. 5

        Those who have attended the annual Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg know that it’s more than just cows, tractors and milkshakes. The show affords families unfamiliar with agriculture a chance to see the processes by...

    • Posted January 2, 2019
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  • Singing with the girls is a hard habit to break

    ‘Sister Act’ will be on the Dutch Apple stage through Nov. 10 When I was in high school in the early 1980s, my school didn’t have the funds to put on a giant musical like so many...

    • Posted October 3, 2018
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  • Hear ye! Hear ye! The Ren Faire cometh on Aug. 4!

    The Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire kicks off its 2018 season on Saturday, Aug. 4, on the grounds of Mount Hope Estate, 2775 Lebanon Road, Manheim. Get ready to live the excitement and adventure of jousting knights and royal...

    • Posted August 1, 2018
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  • AJ’s pop up mini golf fundraiser returns

    Last year, eight-year-old Austin Van Grouw created a pop up mini golf course at his home. He opened the course for two weekends, asking golfers to pay $1 to play the nine-hole course. In that time he...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • Behind the scenes at ‘Little Women’

    Fewer people are going to the movies and theater these days because some think that ticket prices are too high. But what if you could see a quality production, and only pay what you could afford to...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • Hot time in a cool town: Fire & Ice

    The 12th annual Lititz Fire & Ice Festival takes place Feb. 17 through 20 in downtown Lititz, Lititz Springs Park, at Warwick High School, and at Linden Hall School for Girls. The weekend is organized by the...

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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  • Local artists will display works at Gretna show

    Mount Gretna, a picturesque waterside hamlet in the northwest corner of the Record-Express’ coverage area, will be the host of the town’s 42nd annual Mount Gretna Outdoor Art Show. The show will be held Saturday, Aug. 20,...

    • Posted August 17, 2016
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  • Everyone wins at the Souper Bowl

      Despite the existence of many community food banks, hunger is still an ongoing issue in Cocalico, Ephrata, and Lititz. It was due to local hunger statistics that Pastor Matt Lenahan of Akron Zion Lutheran Church founded...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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