• Cops and common sense — an opinion

    by Terry Bergman, Elaine Bowman, Kalie Johnson, Steve Laudenslager, Sandy Roth Members C4CP Adamstown began using East Cocalico Township Police Department 34 years ago. West Cocalico started with them 29 years ago, and Denver began 20 years...

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  • Enjoy a ‘bow-wow’ wedding

    Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its spring event, “Spring Fling: A Wedding Day to Remember” on May 2, starting at 11 a.m. at its Golden Gateway campus, located at 60 Vera Cruz Road in Reinholds....

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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  • East Cocalico opposes state pension reform legislation

    East Cocalico Township supervisors oppose a statewide municipal pension reform legislation advanced by the Fraternal Order of Police. Members voted unanimously at their April 1 meeting to send letters to state Sen. Ryan Aument and state Rep....

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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  • Photo by Alice Hummer

Open spaces in Denver Memorial Park will be filled with fast-growing trees of various kinds to provide the tall canopy of shade the community was accustomed to seeing.  Residents can come out April 11 at 9 a.m. to help plant 50 trees and clean up the park.
    A shady deal for Denver…Residents can help with tree planting at the memorial park for Arbor Day celebration

    April 11 might just be remembered as Shade Tree Saturday. Beginning at 9 a.m. in Denver Memorial Park, community members are invited to help rebuild Denver Park’s shade tree population. This is in response to the loss...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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  • Hundreds egged on at 78th annual Reamstown hunt

    It was cold and windy but the 78th annual East Cocalico Lions Club Easter egg hunt drew its usual crowd of 800 egg hunters and their partners Saturday morning, April 4, at the Reamstown Community Park. Event...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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  • Property taxes likely to rise in Cocalico School District

    Cocalico School District officials are considering a $56.9 million budget that would increase property taxes by 2.4 percent for the 2015-2016 school year. The tax hike would equate to an extra $73.46 annually for the owner of...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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  • Hop on over to Cocalico-area Easter egg hunts

    The Adamstown Lions Club will hold its annual Easter-egg hunt at 1 p.m. Saturday in the park in Adamstown. The Baron Stiegel Lions Club of Clay and Elizabeth townships will host two egg hunts Saturday at 1...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Nu-Blu coming to Denver

    An evening of music featuring Nu-Blue will be held Saturday, April 4, at the Fivepointville Fire Hall, 1087 Dry Tavern Road, Denver. Hailing from the bluegrass lands of North Carolina, Nu-Blu was founded in 2003 by the...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Annual spring sale for Adamstown book worms

    The Friends of the Adamstown Area Library will hold the Annual Spring Book Sale beginning Wednesday, April 15, with an early bird special from 5 to 8:30 p.m. The sale will occur at the Fellowship Hall of...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Berks blast kills CHS grad

    A boiler explosion that killed a 27-year-old Ephrata man Friday at a Berks County firm was accidental, but the exact cause is still under investigation, officials said Monday. Jacob John Lopez, a father of two young sons...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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