• Sept. 19 is a day for the dogs

    Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue holds its annual fundraising golf outing on Saturday, Sept. 19, at Foxchase Golf Club, Stevens. The shotgun start begins at 1 p.m. The cost is $115 per person or $400 per foursome,...

    • Posted August 26, 2015
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  • Two injured, one critically, in Route 222 crash

    A 17-year-old boy is in critical condition and a 62-year-old male also was injured in a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon that snarled rush-hour traffic on Route 222 in East Cocalico Township in the area of East Church...

    • Posted August 26, 2015
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  • Annual Adamstown PowWow set for this weekend

      The Native American powwow is still alive in Lancaster County, but it’s not an easy county in which to not be Pennsylvania Dutch or Christian. Many don’t know that local powwow organizers and attendees often represent...

    • Posted August 26, 2015
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  • End of Summer Rockfest at Denver Park benefits food bank project

      Three rock bands, two of which are local and one from Reading, will play Saturday, Aug. 29, at Denver Park starting at 4 p.m. Admission to the 3:30 to 8 p.m. event is free. Donations will...

    • Posted August 26, 2015
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  • Cocalico Corner — Of vacancies and appointments: The late Terry Bergman learned they don’t always pair up

      A vacancy on a board, authority, or commission is something I deal with regularly as a member of Reading City Council. With a number of such panels, there is always a turnover of folks serving and...

    • Posted August 26, 2015
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  • Denver Porch sale set for Sept. 12

    The Denver community will come together for its annual porch sale on Sept. 12. Beginning at 7 a.m., participants will sell their unwanted or unused items from their porches, yards, and garages throughout Denver Borough. The public...

    • Posted August 26, 2015
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  • Miffed East Cocalico supervisors “Review” West’s police message

    The East Cocalico supervisors are not exactly pleased with their counterparts at West Cocalico who have made it clear that continued police coverage by the East Cocalico Police Department ends Dec. 31. And the East supervisors, at...

    • Posted August 26, 2015
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  • East Cocalico farmers doing the right thing…just not always documenting

    The Lancaster Farmland Trust Project report, presented to the East Cocalico supervisors at their Aug. 20 meeting, summarized 138 farm visits encompassing 5,300 acres of land. No written plan for dealing with sources of pollution and better...

    • Posted August 26, 2015
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  • Historical program planned

    The Reamstown Historical Society and Museum presents “Aren’t You Hot in Those Clothes?” on Tuesday, Aug. 25, at the Reamstown Community Center, 23 E. Church St., Reamstown. The program gets under way at 7 p.m. and is...

    • Posted August 19, 2015
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  • Berks deputy sheriff from Denver wins race

    Damian Ditizio, 26, of Denver, a deputy with the Berks County Sheriff’s Department was the winner of Crime Alert Berks County’s Race Against Crime held Thursday, Aug. 13, at Slick Willy’s at The Works, Wyomissing. Ditizio received...

    • Posted August 19, 2015
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