• Denver Women’s Club to kick off new year

    The Women’s Club of Denver holds its first meeting of the 2017-18 club year Wednesday, Sept. 20, at 7 p.m. at Faith United Lutheran Church in Denver. Deb Zerbe of Uncle Jerry’s Popcorn will present a “delicious”...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • 2017 Denver Fair has something for everyone

    The 37th Annual Denver Fair, with the theme Country Scenes, Blue Ribbon Dreams, begins Tuesday, Sept. 12, and continues through Saturday, Sept. 16, at Denver Memorial Park. The fair’s corporate sponsor is Henry Schein. There is free...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Goldens rule: DVGRR rescues 17 dogs displaced in Texas by Hurricane Harvey

    Barry Rupp’s love of his own golden retrievers planted an inescapable impulse to volunteer with the Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue in Reinholds about 10 years ago. As a member of the DVGRR transportation team, the Ephrata...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Soulful sustenance: Peter’s Porch a food lifeline for Cocalico area needy

    Peter’s Porch at Faith United Lutheran Church in Denver has been feeding the hungry for the last seven years while building up the community. The first Saturday of the month at the church is the place to...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Cocalico Head Coach Dave Gingrich (center) celebrates his 100th career win with friends and family following the Eagles’ 69-7 victory on the road at Red Land.
    Gingrich earns 100th win as Eagles thrash Red Land

    The Cocalico High School football team made a big statement Friday in the season opener at Red Land. The Eagles, picked by many to be one of the top challengers in Section Two of the Lancaster-Lebanon League...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • “Shonsky” from Ephrata takes part in a veteran-honoring walk at the powwow. Leo Maynard, East Cocalico Lions, stands behind him.
    Peace in their time

    Adamstown Powwow brings surprising circle of acceptance to local Vietnam vets Two East Cocalico Lions Club members, both of whom are veterans, had no idea what they were getting in to when they volunteered to work the...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • Interest high, but revenues sinking for Denver pool

    Issues centering on the troubled finances at the Denver Community Pool flooded the discussion at the Aug. 28 meeting of the borough council. Many of the 20 persons attending contributed to the conversation which yielded several feasible...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • Raising the bar…

    New Denver Elementary playground, high school library upgrades highlight first day of school Just before noon Monday, third grader Sunny Young charged the new playground behind Denver Elementary School, first zipping down the roller-bar slide then hanging...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • Auction at old general store stirs up memories

    The Hess Auction Group held one of its most notable auctions of the year at Sonny’s Country Store Antiques in Adamstown at the intersection of Routes 272 and 897 on Saturday, Aug. 19. “This is a big...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • Cocalico School Board kicks off new academic year

    The Cocalico School Board completed many housekeeping tasks necessary to begin a new school year. The Monday, Aug. 21, meeting was the first for the 2017-2018 academic year. Approval was given for the annual contract with PA-Educator,...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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