• Denver council springing into summer

      The cool, spring weather can’t deter people’s enthusiasm for the Memorial Day holiday that’s only six weeks away. Denver council members took another step to ensure a smooth Denver Pool season with approval of a bid...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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  • Two days, three executive sessions in East Cocalico; Water also source of discussion at meeting

      There’s a lot happening in the East Cocalico Police Department besides the police chief vacancy. Supervisors at their Thursday, April 7, meeting announced executive sessions related to the police department were held April 6 at 10...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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  • Photo courtesy Nelson Martin and Kerschner family
Conlan Kerschner joins the Mountain Folk Band playing an opening number prior to the 2015 Riders in the Sky performance at the Santander Performing Arts Center in Reading.
    Young Adamstown banjo player garners new recognition

    Conlan Kerschner, 15, of Adamstown, a student at Cocalico High School who has become a noted regional bluegrass musician, has been selected to perform at MerleFest 2016 in Wilkesboro, N.C., on Saturday, April 30. Kerschner was introduced...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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  • At West Cocalico meeting, past and future converge

    The past and the future came together at the April 7 meeting of the West Cocalico Township supervisors. Terry Scheetz, former supervisor, was on hand to address a long-standing issue of concern. And, West Cocalico’s two supervisors...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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  • Trespassing Denver man says he was looking for Ted — or Isaac — to sell him an ATV

    A Denver man has been charged with felony trespass after his excuse for being on a stranger’s porch failed to hold water. According to police, the homeowner returned to his home in the 100 block of South...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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  • Cocalico area police log: April 6

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: WARRANT SERVICE: Ricardo Flowers, 28, was taken into custody in the first block of Main Street, Denver Borough, at 3:20 p.m. March 23 on an outstanding warrant through District...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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  • Bricks4Kidz builds on enthusiasm at Reamstown Elementary

    Two sessions of the Bricks4Kidz Afterschool Program kicked off in January at Reamstown Elementary School. The sessions lasted for six weeks. The first session topic was transportation timeline and the second session topic is space adventures. This...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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  • Decluttering in Denver

    The Denver Women’s Club holds its next meeting Wednesday, April 20, at the First United Lutheran Church in Denver, beginning at 7 p.m. The scheduled program is “Organize, Declutter and Be Happy” with Bonnie Griener. Devotions will...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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  • Horse show set for Sunday in Stevens

    The 14th Annual Open Fun Horse Show is set for Sunday, April 10, at the Friendly Horseman’s Club Show Grounds in Stevens. The show, sponsored by the South Central/ Pennsylvania Arabian Horse Association, offers a variety of...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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  • Cocalico Corner: PSP, local coverage, and 21st-century policing

    If you’re in one of the 17 Lancaster County municipalities covered solely by the Pennsylvania State Police, you may have reason to feel pretty confident about your safety, especially if you’ve had the chance to hear PSP...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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