• Jeff Sauder
    Jeff Sauder, incoming West Cocalico supervisor, devoted to his native municipality

      The newest West Cocalico Township supervisor comes onto the board with a positive view of a place where he has lived from birth. “I love the township the way it is,” Jeff Sauder told The Ephrata...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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  • Librarian Sharon Heaney and Jennifer, daughter of the late Mary Hartman whose American Girl doll collection was made available to the Adamstown Area Library, marvel at some of the collectibles. Items in the photo, along with 600 others will be for sale. Photo by Michele Walter Fry
    All dolled up in Adamstown

    Extensive American Girl collection to aid library fundraising efforts The Adamstown Area Library received a surprise donation recently about which the public will be excited to hear — boxes and boxes of American Girl dolls and items,...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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  • 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 Donna Reed
    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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