• E. Cocalico discusses shooting range proposal

    At the Sept. 5 meeting at Smokestown fire hall, East Cocalico supervisors discussed the Ephrata Police Department’s proposal to build a shooting range in Adamstown. Residents and township officials said they were unaware of the proposal until...

    • Posted September 12, 2019
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  • Celebrations mark opening of Declaration House

    “We did it!” announced REAL Life Community Services Executive Director, Rod Redcay, to the enthusiastic audience gathered for a prayer blessing service on Sunday afternoon, Aug. 25, for the newly constructed Declaration House at 240 Main Street,...

    • Posted August 28, 2019
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  • Quiet time: West Cocalico advertises noise ordinance

    West Cocalico Township residents now have a brand-new noise ordinance advertised for adoption. It is available for public review at the Township’s website on the landing page under ‘documents.’ On Aug. 20, supervisors had extensive discussion before...

    • Posted August 28, 2019
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  • East Cocalico and Denver agree on police coverage

    At a meeting light on agenda items, supervisors in East Cocalico Township gave their nod to a police contract that will guarantee Denver Borough quality police coverage well into the next decade. At their Aug. 15 meeting,...

    • Posted August 21, 2019
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  • Denver council asked to help residential issue

    Two long-time residents told Denver council at their Aug. 12 meeting that an issue with a neighbor is at an impasse and asked what action council could take to assist. The neighbor’s arborvitae trees, planted on the...

    • Posted August 21, 2019
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  • East Cocalico’s road crew workers to form union

    It was a letter as had never before been seen by officials in East Cocalico Township. “We, the Highway Dept. of East Cocalico Twp. have met and unanimously decided that we would like to form a union,”...

    • Posted August 7, 2019
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  • East Cocalico hires interim manager

    East Cocalico Township board of supervisors ended their search for a new township manager, at least for now. At the board’s Aug. 1 meeting, the board voted to approve Penny C. Pollick as interim manager, replacing the...

    • Posted August 7, 2019
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  • Ambulance services discussed in Denver

    Reamstown Fire Chief Scott Achey spoke to Denver Council July 29 about the financially losing proposition in which the ambulance finds itself. “This is a problem across our nation, not just here. Reamstown Ambulance loses between 40...

    • Posted August 7, 2019
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  • East Cocalico interim township manager to be selected

    An interim township manager to replace the outgoing Scott Russell could soon be named in East Cocalico Township. Russell, whose last day as township manager in Aug. 28, told the board of supervisors at their July 18...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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  • State rep Mindy Fee updates Cocalico regional leaders

    State representative Mindy Fee gave Cocalico regional leaders good news. The budget was passed on time and included $36 million to be put away for a rainy day. “We all know those times will come, and this...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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