• Dawn Nolt works with daughter Natalie as they taste a Lemon Pie Shooter dessert. Photo by Art Petrosemolo
    Denver’s Nolt has the recipe for success

    The consumer-driven cooking industry is a multimillion-dollar business with celebrity-hosted television shows, glossy magazines and internet blogs discussing food, providing recipes, cooking tips and more. And, don’t forget QVC and similar cable TV shopping sites for gourmet...

    • Posted March 28, 2018
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  • Chronic Wasting Disease discussion continues

    A fatal deer illness, Chronic Wasting Disease, has been gaining a lot of attention from residents of West Cocalico Township. “I’ve had a couple of people in the last two weeks ask me what’s going on,” said...

    • Posted March 28, 2018
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  • Reminders from Tolkien and bookwork musings

    I’ve been a bookworm since I could read. I’d often thumb through the dictionary in my free time (which was plentiful, as most middle schoolers are unwilling to befriend “dictionary readers”). In elementary school, my dad, knowing...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • Good Funeral Home has been sold

    The Good Funeral Home and Cremation Centre Inc. in Reamstown was officially sold to a new owner on March 19, after remaining in the same family for six generations. Michael Good has served as the supervisor and...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • East Cocalico seeks “build” volunteers

    A “park community build” group of residents has begun to design a state-of-the-art public park in the Stoney Pointe Development, located off Church Street in Reamstown. Under the auspices of the Recreation Board, and with the blessing...

    • Posted March 16, 2018
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  • Adamstown plans to spruce up town

    It may not be a prowler, but it can be equally scary. It’s the “property maintenance inspector.” Adamstown seems to be on the cusp of change to become a “little Lititz.” With the excitement of a new...

    • Posted March 14, 2018
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  • Declaration House project permitted pay extension

      Ray D’Agostino, CEO of Lancaster County Housing Opportunities Partnership (LHOP), and REAL Life Community Services CEO, Rod Redcay, spoke to the request to consider a three-year payment plan for the $36,330.12 water and sewer tapping fees...

    • Posted March 14, 2018
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  • Dave Shirley of Piper Belle’s BBQ took home the first place prize at this year’s Iron Chef competition. Photos by Laura Knowles
    Shirey Wins Final Iron Chef Event

    The 12th Iron Chef Cocalico competition was held on Sunday, March 4, and would be the last year for the tasty celebration of food. Event organizer Liz Ackerman announced that the 2018 Iron Chef Cocalico and Benefit...

    • Posted March 7, 2018
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  • East Cocalico meets at fire hall

    It was an expedient, just over one-hour meeting for East Cocalico supervisors on March 1 at the Stevens Fire Company. Chairman Alan Fry thanked firemen for their hospitality. Supervisors hold off-site meetings three times per year. The...

    • Posted March 7, 2018
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  • West Cocalico discusses chronic wasting disease

    Coversation at the West Cocalico Board of Supervisors meeting on March 1 was largely centered around chronic wasting disease and talk of a potential sewage plant. In public comment, Zoning board member Terry Eberly asked the board...

    • Posted March 7, 2018
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