• Carriage Hill residents frosted by long-delayed snow removal

    Being snowed in for three long days heated the tempers of residents in the Carriage Hill development in Reamstown. Seventeen of those residents made their sentiments known at the Thursday, Feb. 4, meeting of the East Cocalico...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • Mark Hiester
    East Cocalico Township manager resigns

    Mark Hiester, East Cocalico Township manager for six years, resigned at an executive session last week. His last day in the office is Friday, Feb. 19. Hiester, 56, accepted a township manager position for Penn Township, located...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • Beverly Kelly-Carfagno serves up soap and smiles at her new store
    Cocalico Corner: A squeaky clean stop on the Avenue

    You might say that Adamstown resident Beverly Kelly-Carfagno is all washed up. Or that she’s finally coming clean. Or maybe even that she’s dishing the dirt. Actually, all three thoughts have grains of truth in the saga...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • In and out: No quorum means no business in Denver

    When there’s not a quorum, then there’s no business as evidenced at the Monday, Feb. 8, meeting of the Denver Borough Council. Mayor Rodney Redcay opened the meeting which lasted less than 20 minutes. Christopher Flory, council...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • PFC Jacob P. Renninger
    Adamstown man completes Marine boot camp

    PFC Jacob P. Renninger, 19, of Adamstown, graduated from the United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., on Jan. 15. Renninger successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • Adamstown Area Library Director Kathy Thren (second from left) receives a check from the Friends of the Adamstown Area Library. Friends members (from left) are Margaret Hartung, Joy Maier, and Carole Evan
    Friends check in at Adamstown library

    The Friends of the Adamstown Area Library presented a $25,000 check to the library board of trustees and Kathy Thren, library director. The fund help add to the library collections and bring educational and entertaining programs to...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • East Cocalico Police Log, February 11, 2016

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: THEFT: Police received a report that an Apple Macbook Air was stolen at 11 a.m. Jan. 27 from 650 S. Fourth St., Denver Borough. It was learned through investigation...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • Cocalico regional leaders receive library update

    The Jan. 27 Cocalico Regional Leaders meeting was a learning session of sorts. The group received an update on the status of the Adamstown Area Library relocation project. And, they were introduced to the superintendent-elect of the...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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    Cost-savings steps taken by Cocalico School Board

    The Cocalico School Board last week approved several cost-saving measures and a bond refund that could reduce expenses in a lean year. The board voted 8-0 on Jan. 25 to refund a series of 2011 bonds if...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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  • Tiffany’s Bridal Boutique, located at 1832 N. Reading Road, Stevens, will hold a grand opening Feb. 6.
    Tiffany’s Bridal Boutique sets grand opening

    Finding that special wedding gown just got a little bit easier. Tiffany’s Bridal Boutique, located at 1832 N. Reading Road, Stevens, will hold its grand opening Saturday, Feb. 6, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The store,...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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