• Volunteer orientation, training night scheduled

    Triangle Therapeutic Riding is looking for volunteers who enjoy working with people to help walk along side of its riders. The organization is also looking for individuals to be horse leaders and to help get the horses...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
    • 0
  • Just ducky! 12th annual FireQuacker 1000 promises a fowl time

    The Adamstown FireQuacker 1000, a fundraiser for Adamstown Community Days now marking its 12th year, is set for Saturday, May 9, beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Willow Street Bridge, across Route 272 from Dave’s Diner. The...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
    • 0
  • Denver Park Festival coming

    The Denver Park Festival is set for Saturday, May 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., in Denver Memorial Park, 801 Main St. The festival will feature an Armed Forces Day tribute at noon. There will also...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
    • 0
  • Photo by Donna Reed

A view of Mazzotta Road from the cul-de-sac looking towards Wollups Hill Road in West Cocalico Township.
    On the street where they live…

    At perhaps one of its most low-key meetings in some time, the West Cocalico Township supervisors spent about one-third of its 30-minute April 21 session discussing ownership of a street in the municipality. Residents who live along...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
    • 0
  • Progress continues on merger of East Cocalico volunteer fire companies

    Fire chiefs from the three East Cocalico volunteer fire companies reported to the East Cocalico Township supervisors on April 16 that the steering committee and other committees formed last year are meeting regularly with the goal of...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
    • 0
  • Resigned to slow growth: Limited choices not limited to Cocalico school director’s experience

    When Cocalico School Board member Michael Messner announced last week that he resigning due to moving out of the district, he decried a lack of new housing in nearby jurisdictions. Spurred by medical necessity, Messner wanted to...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
    • 0
  • Cocalico School Board member appointed sans interviews, public debate

    Two candidates stepped forward to fill a vacant seat on the Cocalico School Board. But the public never knew who the two individuals were and therefore did not have the opportunity to express opinions about the specific candidates...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
    • 0
  • A sure sign of summer: Denver finalizes community pool plans

    Council members approval for pool management and snack bar vendor at their Monday, April 13, meeting clears the way for opening the 92-day Denver Community Pool season. Council approved payment of $499 per day for the Ephrata...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
    • 0
  • Residents’ inputs asked for Denver Future Vision Summit

    Everyone has an opinion about what is needed to create a better community in the future. Denver citizens have an opportunity to have their ideas and voices heard by participating in a half-day meeting on Saturday, April...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
    • 0
  • Information lacking, Adamstown won’t commit to regional police force

    In a meeting room packed with 60 people – 10 standing due to lack of chairs – and two dozen regional police force supporters mostly from East Cocalico Township in the hall outside, Adamstown Borough Council declined...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
    • 2