- ‘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!
Officials caution kids and parents amid ‘creepy clown’ phenomenon as Halloween approaches
Real clowns impacted by negative public reaction A spotlight in recent months, even wrangled over during the vitriolic Trump-Clinton debates, has emerged on police profiling. And while political views vary, there’s one group the public appears united...
- Posted October 26, 2016
Stunt bikes thrill Tent City as 98th fair gets underway
For the first time in 40 years, children attending the Ephrata Fair didn’t dive in the dirt dashinig after a greased pig on a lighted baseball field surrounded by packed bleachers at Tent City. Instead, a smaller...
- Posted September 21, 2016
Stunt-bike show to replace pig chase
Touring group will bring anti-drug, anti-bullying message to Tuesday night fair crowd Officials have replaced the scratched rooster and pig chases with a high-flying proxy at the 2016 Ephrata Fair. The Ephrata Farmers Day Association board announced...
- Posted September 7, 2016
It’s over – Pig, rooster chases canceled
Organizers say safety and protester disruption concerns fueled the decision to cancel what would have been the 40th Ephrata Fair Pig Chase By Patrick Burns The Ephrata Fair has canceled its 2016 pig chase. Fair officials...
- Posted August 31, 2016
Hawk Valley homes planned for November
Landmark has renewed plans for The Villages at Hawk Valley, which would replace fairways and sand traps with houses on the course, which is bisected by Crestview Drive. By...
- Posted August 17, 2016
Emotions flare over horse beating incident
By Patrick Burns An Ephrata Township 20-year-old went to District Judge Tony Russell’s office Monday to pay fines relating to an Aug. 2 incident which elicited social media criticism and rage often directed squarely on the local...
- Posted August 11, 2016
Elsa’s 13-day (mis)adventure
“As she got a little closer, her tail started waging and Lisa knew that Elsa recognized her.” You may have noticed flyers posted around town seeking the public’s help in finding Elsa, a Havanese dog who took...
- Posted July 27, 2016
Members seek immediate change in pool visitor policy
“We have a level of expectation we hold ourselves to and we want to see that level of expectation held to everyone who visits.” Steve Heffner Ephrata Community Pool member...
- Posted July 20, 2016
Local cops respond to recent police tragedies
Lititz Police Chief Kerry Nye and Ephrata PD boss William Harvey responded on Tuesday after two days of horror on the national stage began with the tragic deaths of two black shooting victims stopped by police on...
- Posted July 13, 2016
Ephrata Brewfest Success!
“Really good beer, really good people, and really good weather.” That’s how Ephrata resident Ron Malkin summed up the inaugural Ephrata Brewfest last Saturday. The event, which was three years in the making, amazed even veterans of...
- Posted June 29, 2016