• The posts, woodwork, doors are most original. Shutters were added later and slightly cover the date stone. Remnants of white paint are found on the frame of the side porch. Photo by Michele Walter Fry
    A part of Adamstown’s past on sale block Aug. 19

    A well-located property at which Adamstown residents see little activity will be auctioned Saturday, Aug. 19. Sonny’s Country Store Antiques sits at the intersection of Routes 272 and 897. It may not be busy now, but it’s...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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  • UGI ‘Get Gas Program’ available to 175 in East Cocalico

    Residents of East Cocalico Heights will have the opportunity to connect to gas through a program designed to provide natural gas service to additional areas currently unserved or underserved, the East Cocalico Township supervisors learned at their...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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  • Reamstown Pool snack bar cited for violations

    Reamstown Pool snack bar received a third published report of inspection violations. The news was published in LNP’s Sunday, July 23, edition. At the East Cocalico Township supervisors July 20 meeting, township Manager Scott Russell reported that...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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  • Jeff Sauder is new West Cocalico supervisor

    The vacancy on the West Cocalico Township board of supervisors has been filled with the July 18 appointment of Jeff Sauder. Supervisors James J. Stoner and Leon Eby cast their votes for Sauder, a director of operations...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • Cracking up…Sidewalk issues, responsibilities focus of Adamstown meeting

    At least two groups of residents attended the July 11 Adamstown Borough meeting regarding concerns about replacing sidewalks and curbs at their own expense. “How do we know what needs to be replaced?” asked Stephanie Scheifley. Councilman...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • Police Reports, July 19, 2017

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: DUI: Mallory Ross, 19, was stopped for erratic driving in the 1600 block of North Reading Road, East Cocalico Township, at 12:40 a.m. June 27. She displayed signs of...

    • Posted July 19, 2017
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  • Players get ready to go to bat on the old Schoeneck baseball field. Photo courtesy Kelly Fasnacht
    Field of (Past) Dreams

    Residents recall good times and great baseball in Schoeneck The glory days of Schoeneck baseball ended more than 60 years ago, but some locals still remember the crowds that visited the Usner farm to watch league teams...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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    Cocalico Corner: Fielding some (future) dreams of his own

    Joey Current. Remember that name. I expect you’ll be hearing it a lot in the years and decades to come. Right now you’re hearing it because Joey Current, age 13 with nearly a decade of baseball experience...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • High weeds on private property in Denver behind some South Fourth Street homes continue to vex borough residents and officials. Photo by Alice Hummer
    In the weeds… Resident asks Denver officials to address ongoing issue

      When it comes to some of the greenery growing in Denver Borough, some residents are seeing red. “I’ve been coming up here to the borough office and talking with Mike Hession for five years about the...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • Meeting set about Adamstown Community Days

    The organizer of Adamstown Community Days is inviting the public to an important meeting regarding the future of the event on Wednesday, July 19, in the office at the grove, starting at 7:30 p.m. “For any of...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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