• 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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  • East Cocalico eatery expansion plans OK’d

      Representatives of Two Cousins Italian Restaurant, 1215 N. Reading Road, Stevens, explained 1,200-square-foot expansion plans to the East Cocalico Township supervisors at their Aug. 6 meeting. Supervisors Alan Fry and Noelle Fortna granted conditional approval of...

    • Posted August 12, 2015
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  • Adamstown officials tackle library, police concerns

      Kids and cops were the main topics at the Aug. 4 meeting of the Adamstown Borough Council. Borough officials learned that Cocalico-area families no longer have to go to the Ephrata or other neighboring libraries to...

    • Posted August 12, 2015
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  • National Night Out a hit in Reamstown

    The annual National Night Out celebration in Reamstown was a great party with a great crowd at the Reamstown Memorial Park on Tuesday night. Music, dancing, food, a bouncy castle, games (including a full pavillion of bingo...

    • Posted August 5, 2015
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  • Cocalico Corner: Finding the real news

    For student interns, this is really the beginning … or end … of the year. Many firms and agencies employ (sometimes without pay) students over the summer months when most vacations occur. Internships are a great way for students...

    • Posted August 5, 2015
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  • Cooling off in Cocalico

    If it’s summer and you’re a kid, you know you’ve gotta be at the pool. The Cocalico region has three popular pools — Adamstown Community, Denver, and Reamstown. And, though school for both Cocalico and Ephrata school...

    • Posted August 5, 2015
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