• Alumbaugh makes write-in bid for Adamstown council

    deLyn Alumbaugh, resident of Stoudtburg Village, is making a late bid for an open seat on the Adamstown Borough Council. Alumbaugh was inspired to run as a write-in candidate following town controversy over the Ephrata Police’s proposed...

    • Posted November 6, 2019
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  • East Coc. candidate wants better municipal relationships, more youth involvement

    For the past 13 years, Jeffrey Mitchell has sat on the East Cocalico Township’s zoning hearing board. “It’s been a good experience,” Mitchell said. “It gives you a lot of insight into ordinances and township law, and...

    • Posted October 30, 2019
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  • West Cocalico to advertise 2020 budget

    On Oct. 15, the West Cocalico Board of Supervisors voted to approve advertising a 2020 budget of just over $3 million. Supervisors James Stoner and Jeff Sauder conducted business; Leon Eby was absent. Township manager Carolyn Hildebrand...

    • Posted October 23, 2019
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  • Library updates Denver council

    At the Denver Borough meeting on Oct. 14, Adamstown Area Library director Carolyn Reiste provided an overview of library services and programs. She reported 77,601 library visitors to date, a ten percent increase over 2018. Program attendance...

    • Posted October 23, 2019
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  • East Cocalico approves road crew collective bargaining agreement

    East Cocalico Township’s board of supervisors agreed to a collective bargaining agreement between the township and its recently unionized road crew workers. At the board’s Oct. 17 meeting, the three supervisors officially accepted the agreement which will...

    • Posted October 23, 2019
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  • Adamstown Antiques Extravaganza

    Stepping into Suzanne Christie’s world is like stepping into a photograph of the 1900s. She leafed through an antiques magazine, sitting on an elegant old sofa. She laid out brownies, fruit and pâté for guests and is...

    • Posted October 16, 2019
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  • East Cocalico supervisors approve property changes

    On Oct. 3, East Cocalico supervisors approved zoning changes on two Stevens properties. Vertex Mechanical Inc., 21 Stevens Road, was rezoned from R3 residential to light industrial and a portion of the Stevens Feed Mill property at...

    • Posted October 16, 2019
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  • Denver considers proposed unsolicited newspaper ordinance

    Denver council at their Oct. 14 meeting approved advertising a revised version of a proposed, unsolicited newspaper ordinance. The legal advertisement will indicate the time and date in November when council will hold a public hearing on...

    • Posted October 16, 2019
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  • Adamstown grants property maintenance extension

    Adamstown Borough Council hosted another well-attended meeting Oct. 1. Some visitors wanted to know if they could get help or an extension on their property maintenance violation. Shad Lewis reported that ABI (Associated Building Inspectors) inspectors conducted...

    • Posted October 16, 2019
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  • Mutts and motors, Oct. 12

    Trackside Room event venue proudly presents the Mutts and Motors Car, Truck, and Bike Show, on Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The event is located at 21 Stevens Road, Stevens, and in addition to...

    • Posted October 11, 2019
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