• Shedding some light: Communication ongoing between PPL and Denver officials

    Denver council members concurred that although they’re getting closer to a resolution on street light buyback pricing, they are “not there yet.” Projected savings could be up to $50,000 annually. The borough won a grant in excess...

    • Posted July 13, 2016
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  • Cracks in proposed sidewalk ordinance noted in Adamstown

    Fee waiver requests have been increasing in Adamstown Borough and were discussed at the July 5 council meeting. The requests are likely to escalate with a more clarified sidewalk ordinance expected to be adopted within two months....

    • Posted July 13, 2016
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  • Bonnie Young
    Former Adamstown library chief now new LSLC executive director

    Bonnie Young is now executive director of the Library System of Lancaster County. The board announced the appointment at its June meeting, following a unanimous vote of approval. A former director of the Adamstown Area Library, Young...

    • Posted July 13, 2016
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  • Donna Reed
    Cocalico Corner: A week full of the blues

    The tragic and heartbreaking events last week in Minneapolis, Baton Rouge, and Dallas sparked millions of conversations — and one of them occurred Friday afternoon in the Review/Record newsroom. As the staff dwindled down to a final...

    • Posted July 13, 2016
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  • A new leader has taken the helm at the Denver Ephrata Rotary Club. During the June 30 club meeting, outgoing President David Davies (right) handed the gavel to incoming President Nathan Hoffer. Hoffer is the executive director of Good Samaritan Shelter located in Ephrata. Photo courtesy Denver Ephrata Rotary Club
    Hail to the new chief!

    A new leader has taken the helm at the Denver Ephrata Rotary Club. During the June 30 club meeting, outgoing President David Davies (right) handed the gavel to incoming President Nathan Hoffer. Hoffer is the executive director...

    • Posted July 6, 2016
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    Cello Fury a musical inspiration for kids

    To cellist Nicole Myers, music is a tool that helps teach discipline and transform brains. The thought that some elementary school students no longer get the opportunity to pick up an instrument or find inspiration in live...

    • Posted July 6, 2016
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  • Denver Fair chicken BBQ set

    The Denver Fair Annual Kauffman’s Chicken BBQ is slated for Saturday, July 23, beginning at 9 a.m. (till sold out) at the following sites: CK Grill and BBQ, Denver Turkey Hill on Main Street, Cocalico Dental, Green...

    • Posted July 6, 2016
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  • Eohrata Shield
    Ephrata & East Cocalico Police logs, July 7 2016

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: TERRORISTIC THREATS/DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Harry J Regester, 35, of the first block of North Reamstown Road was charged with three counts of terroristic threats and one count of disorderly conduct...

    • Posted July 6, 2016
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  • Donna Reed
    Cocalico Corner: Sold on the old

    There’s a reason why Adamstown is at the epicenter of antiquing in America. This corner of Cocalico has been dubbed Antiques Capital USA. Indeed, there is a Web site dedicated to just that. Antiques fever —and its...

    • Posted July 6, 2016
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  • State auditor general gives good grades to Cocalico School District

    The Cocalico School District was one of the three school districts in Bucks, Lancaster, and Westmoreland counties for which audit reports were released by state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale on June 23. And, there was good news:...

    • Posted July 6, 2016
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