• Ex-aide charged in credit card theft

    A former nursing aide at a Denver senior-care facility is charged with stealing a patient’s credit card and making more than $1,500 in purchases. East Cocalico Township police Detective Keith Neff charged 28-year-old Rachael Leanne Raffe with...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Street wise: Council debates downtown Denver

    The future of part of Denver’s Main Street was a key topic of discussion at the April 25 borough council. Denver Mayor Rod Redcay asked council for financial and/or emotional support in his organization’s efforts to buy...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Eby on the job in West Cocalico

      Leon Eby, the new West Cocalico Township supervisor, acted as if he’d been on board a long time at his first meeting on April 19. He freely offered opinions and asked questions. Eby, 63, grew up...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Cocalico Corner: Two tales of two valleys

    Every now and then a book speaks to one’s own life and times. This confluence of personal fact and literary fiction has happened to readers for generations, for as long as the written word has been put...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Checking out: East Cocalico makes 2016 annual contributions

      The East Cocalico Township treasury is a bit lighter after distributing checks of $20,000 each to the township’s three fire companies, Reamstown, Smokestown, and Stevens, and to Reamstown Ambulance. A check for $29,000 went to the...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • A real lifesaver: Ephrata police officer’s action lauded at West Cocalico meeting

      The Ephrata Police Department was a central focus at the April 19 West Cocalico Township meeting. Ephrata Police Officer Steven Wene saved the life of a West Cocalico Township man April 14. Wene was the first...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Got drugs? East Cocalico Police will collect them April 30

      East Cocalico Police Department, 100 Hill Road, Denver, will collect unused and outdated drugs on Saturday, April 30, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Citizens are encouraged to use this safe, proper disposal method for unused...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Cocalico police log/East Cocalico Police coverage area

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Officers responded to a fight reported in the parking lot of the Denver Orioles in the 200 block of Main Street, Denver Borough, Feb. 13. The investigation...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Cocalico police log/Ephrata coverage area

    The Ephrata Borough Police Department reported the following: CRASH: Police responded to a vehicle accident on Schoeneck Road at Indiantown Road in West Cocalico Township at 9:55 a.m. April 13.  A vehicle driven by Jorge Cruz, 35,...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • A doggone trip to Puerto Rico

    Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will be sending some of its staff to Puerto Rico at the end of the month to meet with rescue groups on the island to collaborate and expand rescue efforts. DVGRR has...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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