• Hop on over to Cocalico-area Easter egg hunts

    The Adamstown Lions Club will hold its annual Easter-egg hunt at 1 p.m. Saturday in the park in Adamstown. The Baron Stiegel Lions Club of Clay and Elizabeth townships will host two egg hunts Saturday at 1...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Nu-Blu coming to Denver

    An evening of music featuring Nu-Blue will be held Saturday, April 4, at the Fivepointville Fire Hall, 1087 Dry Tavern Road, Denver. Hailing from the bluegrass lands of North Carolina, Nu-Blu was founded in 2003 by the...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Annual spring sale for Adamstown book worms

    The Friends of the Adamstown Area Library will hold the Annual Spring Book Sale beginning Wednesday, April 15, with an early bird special from 5 to 8:30 p.m. The sale will occur at the Fellowship Hall of...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Berks blast kills CHS grad

    A boiler explosion that killed a 27-year-old Ephrata man Friday at a Berks County firm was accidental, but the exact cause is still under investigation, officials said Monday. Jacob John Lopez, a father of two young sons...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • C4CP ready to roll

    After a year and a half of monitoring municipal meetings in East and West Cocalico townships and Denver and Adamstown boroughs, as well as regional leaders meetings and the police board, some Cocalico residents have organized and...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • A long, wonderful life

    Elva Walter Biemesderfer, the young Denver woman who enjoyed a trip to see her family in Wyoming in 1917, lived a notable life into the 21st century. According to her obituary which appeared in the former Lancaster...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Photos courtesy Barbara Hunsberger

Elva riding to the neighbors to collect the mail with cousin Albert.
    Way out West, way back when…Nearly a century ago, a Denver girl took a memorable trip

    By Elva Walter Biemesderfer Circa 1917 Editor’s note: Elva Walter Biemesderfer of Denver and her mother Martha Walter visited Milton and Mary Walter in Wyoming nearly a century ago. Milton Walter was brother to her father William...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • McKinney completes basic training

    Army Private Bri A. McKinney has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • It’s ‘golden:’ Reinholds Lions Club turns 50

    The Reinholds Lions Club recently celebrated its 50 year charter anniversary at Fox Chase Golf Club. Among those in attendance were four remaining charter members Lions Jim Beard, Charles Moyer, Larry Gensemer, and John Reich. Past International...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • 5K for Johnnie K race set for May 9

    The Cocalico High School LEO Club has scheduled its annual 5K for Johnnie K for Saturday, May 9, with a 10 a.m. race time and registration beginning at 9 a.m. As in previous years, start and finish...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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