• Denver woman wins free vacation in Turkey Hill sweepstakes

    Amber Hartman of Denver has won a free vacation as the second of three Grand Prize winners in Turkey Hill’s Sizzlin’ Summer Getaway sweepstakes. “It’s hard not to smile when you see the excitement of another free-vacation...

    • Posted August 19, 2015
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  • Denver council pursues business on several fronts

      Bridges, trees, streetlights, land disposition, and the on-going regionalization of East Cocalico Police Department dominated the Aug. 6 meeting of Denver Borough Council. During the meeting, conducted by Vice President Mike Gensemer in the absence of...

    • Posted August 19, 2015
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  • Cocalico Corner: A Shearer degree of separation

    It was 21 years ago that the actor Kevin Bacon noted in an interview that he believed he’d worked with everyone in Hollywood or somebody who worked with them. A trio of students at Albright College in...

    • Posted August 19, 2015
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  • Over and out…West Cocalico supervisors nix police coverage by East in 2016

      While there’s been uncertainty for some time over what department would provide police coverage for West Cocalico Township next year, there is now one sure thing: it won’t be East Cocalico Township. In a unanimous decision...

    • Posted August 19, 2015
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  • Full court press…Fit Farm zoning case takes new legal step

      It’s now a fitting case to send to court. The zoning status of the Fit Farm, a fitness facility at Steffy Concrete, 243 E. Church Street, Reamstown, will likely be decided by the Lancaster County Court...

    • Posted August 19, 2015
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  • Class action: Cocalico officials completing back-to-school checklists

      Bus routes are planned, handbooks are ready, and Cocalico School District officials are busy hiring support staff to serve students in classrooms, nurse’s offices, and cafeterias. At a meeting Monday night, the school board approved a...

    • Posted August 19, 2015
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  • Getz now an Eagle Scout

    Dylan Getz of Troop 32 in Denver has earned the highest rank in scouting, the Eagle Scout Award. Dylan is the son of Sallie Getz and the late Kerwin Getz. Getz began his scouting career with Pack...

    • Posted August 12, 2015
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  • Reamstown Days scheduled

      Reamstown Days will be held Friday, Sept. 11, and Saturday, Sept. 12, in the Reamstown Memorial Park. Festivities get under way Friday at 4 p.m., with games, food, rides, a reptile show by Forgotten Friend, a...

    • Posted August 12, 2015
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  • Three vehicle crash in Schoeneck

      East Cocalico Township police said a three-vehicle crash occurred at the intersection of Indiantown and Schoeneck roads Aug. 10 at 7:40 a.m. A vehicle being driven by Kania Jackson, 34,  Harrisburg, slid through the stop sign...

    • Posted August 12, 2015
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  • Dirty business in West Cocalico: Supervisors say no go to convenience store until piles of debris moved

      The West Cocalico Township supervisors dished a lot of dirt at their Thursday, Aug. 6, meeting and they had good reason to do so. Piles of contaminated debris the size of a ranch house lay to...

    • Posted August 12, 2015
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