• Auction to benefit Denver Fair

    Having fun in the middle of winter and benefiting a worthy cause couldn’t be easier. Denver Fair Committee is sponsoring a first time auction event to help with improvements and operating costs for the Denver Fair. The...

    • Posted February 20, 2019
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  • East Cocalico supervisors oppose MS4 program

    Usually the manager of a municipality and the supervisors come to an agreement over big decisions before public meetings where actions are taken. This was not the case on Feb 7. Discussion over the MS4 program was...

    • Posted February 20, 2019
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  • Denver Borough fills vacancy in public works

    Denver Council advertised and held a rescheduled meeting on Thursday, Feb. 14. The regular meeting night, Feb. 11, was canceled on Monday afternoon due to not having a quorum. Work conflicts and illness had decimated council’s customary...

    • Posted February 20, 2019
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  • Adamstown Borough discusses possible loan for library

    Adamstown Borough council discussed giving the Adamstown Area Library a “huge” loan for their new 1.3 million library at the Feb. 5 meeting. “They’re not there yet, they’ve been at it for three years,” said Cindy Schweitzer,...

    • Posted February 13, 2019
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  • West Cocalico supervisors want to ‘build bridges right’

    As is not uncommon in the doldrums of winter, talk at the West Cocalico supervisors’ Feb. 7 meeting turned to prosaic items like ordering snow and taking care of maintaining township bridges. However, some of these issues...

    • Posted February 13, 2019
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  • Adamstown Library fundraising approaches million dollar mark

    Demolition days are counting down for the old Lancaster House, 110 West Main St., Adamstown, future site of the new Adamstown Area Library building. A final tour was given on Dec. 26, 2018 for photographic and video...

    • Posted February 6, 2019
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  • Demand for emotional support services grows at Cocalico

    Demand for emotional support services are growing in Cocalico School District, with fledgling elementary and middle school programs at or beyond capacity after two years in service. In 2017-18, Cocalico designed a classroom and support space at...

    • Posted February 6, 2019
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  • Cocalico Area Leaders discuss shared emergency services

    Denver Borough doesn’t want to “run around scattered” in case of an emergency. “Fortunately, we haven’t had a (an emergency) situation, but as we all know, that can happen at any time,” said Mike Hession, borough manager,...

    • Posted February 6, 2019
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  • Local artist shares talents with community

    Christina Synder may be new to Lancaster County, but she is not new to art. She recently moved to the Lancaster area from Nashville, Tenn. where she obtained a BFA in photography from the Art Institute. But...

    • Posted January 30, 2019
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  • East Cocalico Republican Party endorses candidate

    On Jan. 21, eight members of the East Cocalico Republican Party, after careful consideration, unanimously endorsed a new candidate for East Cocalico supervisor. Barry Weaver, chairman, said of first importance was the committee’s recognition of Doug Mackley’s...

    • Posted January 30, 2019
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