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    The Ephrata Review/Lititz Record Express win 15 state journalism awards

    The staff of the The Ephrata Review and its sister newspaper, Lititz Record Express, has won 15 Keystone Press Awards for journalistic excellence. Winners, announced last Thursday from a statewide journalism contest for work published in 2014,...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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    Sack the snack bar?

    Borough ponders pool food sales. Pool members dislike vending machine option, favors “simplified” menu and traditional snack bar. By PATRICK BURNS Ephrata Borough officials are mulling over how to provide munchies at the Ephrata Community Pool this...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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  • Work on the bridge replacement project at 405 S. Reading Road includesthe relocation of water lines to the wastewater treatment plant. The project started last month and is expected to be completed by May 22.
    New bridge; New pipe

    Two sewer lines to be combined as part of South Reading Road bridge replacement project financed by PennDOT by Patrick Burns Chances are you’ve probably noticed those huge pipes resting near the skate park and the wastewater treatment...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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    Murder victim remembered here Tuesday

    by Patrick Burns Monica Lynn Miller was remembered Tuesday as a loving, funny, beautiful, independent, determined, caring, mother, daughter, sister, grandmother, neighbor, and friend. That was the constant refrain among an overflowing assembly that gathered in Akron...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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    Free museum day March 8

    You might want to mark Sunday  March 8 on your calendar. It’s Pennsylvania Charter Day. The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) is inviting residents and visitors alike to join in the commonwealth’s 334th birthday celebration  on Charter Day...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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    Citgo robbed

    A masked man who claimed to have a gun robbed a gas station  located about  a quarter-mile from the East Cocalico Township Police station on Sunday at 6:10 p.m.  Police are looking for a a white male suspect, about...

    • Posted February 23, 2015
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    Let it flow

    Weis opens Beer Café  today. Patrons may legally purchase a maximum of two beers to drink at the café and no more than two six-packs of beer to go. by PATRICK BURNS The first ever beer deliveries made...

    • Posted February 23, 2015
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    Dealing with Drift

    Crews work Friday morning to widen access on Pleasant Valley Road near Academy Road. The Ephrata Township road, which runs north and south is, prone to snow drifting issues.

    • Posted February 20, 2015
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    Scarff Leads Lancaster Catholic Late

    Scarff Leads Lancaster Catholic Late The Ephrata Review Staff Despite sitting out most of the first half due to foul trouble, Caroline Scarff, who played grade school basketball in Ephrata at OMPH, led Lancaster Catholic girls over...

    • Posted February 20, 2015
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  • Shriner crop
    West Lampeter man charged in ambush murder

    Randell Shreiner, a married painting contractor,  was upset that Monica Lynn Miller sought to permanently end their on-again, off-again relationship. by PATRICK BURNS Authorities say Randall Scott Shreiner, 58, stalked behind bushes in the freezing cold Wednesday morning to...

    • Posted February 19, 2015
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