• Reel Reviews: Humans, apes, and spiders… oh my!

    ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ The end is nigh, and it sits at No. 1 at the box office. “War for the Planet of the Apes” had a successful opening on Friday, bringing in holiday...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • HOPin’ around the clock!

    Every year the National Watch & Clock Museum in Columbia looks to raise funds and exposure by offering up a slew of brews and entry into one of the most unique beerfests in the U.S. The sold...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • ‘Hairspray’ opens at EPAC July 20

    Artistic Director Ed Fernandez was tasked with a tough decision. After being unable to cast a full barbershop quartet for the planned production of “The Music Man,” Fernandez had to make a decision to keep up with...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • Reel Reviews: ‘Baby Driver’ and ‘Transformers: The Last Knight’

    Cars, cars everywhere! Riding a bit of a cult groundswell, “Baby Driver” beat the 4th of July box office rush by opening midweek on Wednesday, June 28. From the same guy (director Edgar Wright) who brought us...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • Ephrata Brewfest gets fruity

    The time was 10 before one in the afternoon. Calls for morning showers went unsubstantiated and the sun was bright in the blue sky. A handful of beer enthusiasts beat the rush and milled about Whistle Stop...

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • Reel Reviews: Superstars and superheroes

    ‘All Eyez on Me’ While all you suckas were out trippin’ with Lightning McQueen, I was catching the latest rap star biopic, “All Eyez on Me,” a film about the life of 2Pac. Never heard of it?...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • Light (and humor) in darkness: EPAC prods at the soul

    I lived in Maine for six years before returning to Lancaster County. Walking the streets of the small, New England town soon after my arrival in The Great State I came across the Franklin County Association for...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • Just BEerCAUSE

    Four years ago it was the fest. Two years ago it was collaboration brews. Last year was everything sour and barrel aged. Now one of the biggest trends among brewers is philanthropy — and there is nothing wrong...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • Reel Reviews: ‘Eiðurinn’ and ‘Grimmd’

    For foreign film fans Over the weekend, people were flocking to theaters to see “Wonder Woman,” and while it’s all about the ladies at the domestic box office (the $100 million “Wonder Woman” opening is the largest...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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  • Girls Pint Out: JoBoy’s and The Squeeze Spot

    Recently, the Susquehanna Valley chapter of Girls Pint Out met up at JoBoy’s and teamed up with the women at Squeeze Spot to present a night of casual beer imbibing and pint painting. Being a night out...

    • Posted May 31, 2017
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