• Cocalico School Board OKs tax break for UGI

    The Cocalico School District followed the lead of its municipal neighbor, agreeing Monday to give UGI more than a 50-percent tax break over the next 10 years if the utility moves its headquarters to an undeveloped parcel...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • Ephrata Police Log: June 21, 2017

    The Ephrata Police Department reported the following: SPEED CHECK: Police conducted a speed compliance check June 14 in the 500 block of West Route 897, Reinholds, where the speed limit is 35 mph. Twenty vehicles were stopped....

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • East Cocalico Police Log: June 21, 2017

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: WARRANT: Officers responded to a report of trespass in the 1400 block of Peiffer Hill Road, East Cocalico Township, at 11:16 a.m. June 5. Upon making contact with two...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • Taking a page out of history

    Local pastor reflects on his Capitol days, including accidental rendezvous with future president It was the 1959-1960 school year. Dennis Trout, overseer of the Republican Page Bench in the United States House of Representatives was eating his...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • Looking forward with glances to the past

    Cocalico Class of 2017 commencement speakers track sentiments as they move forward For the 230 members of the Cocalico High School Class of 2017, life lessons were learned on the track and field, in the park, and...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • Acts of Love is Cocalico’s summer lunch program

    The 2017 free summer lunch program started Monday, June 12, at noon and will continue every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday throughout the summer. Lunch locations are Denver Park, Reamstown Park, and Reinholds Park. Students age 18 and...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • Denver approves road work bids

    Three out of six action items for Denver council’s June 12 meeting dealt with borough work slated for this summer. Bids awarded include Rock Road Construction, Newmanstown, $16,940, for Denver’s rain garden project on the borough lot...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • All wet: Driveway issue, sidewalks and curbing ordinance dominate Adamstown meeting

    The impact of water run-off onto a resident’s driveway led to more involved conversations about a sidewalk and curbing ordinance at the June 6 meeting of the Adamstown Borough Council. Kerry Fisher, 466 Adamstown Road, was visibly...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • East Cocalico Police Log, June 15, 2017

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: POSSESSION: A vehicle was stopped in the 100 block of West Church Street, East Cocalico Township, April 23 and two passengers, Daulton Lee Blessing, 22, and Kaitlyn Renee Wright,...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • The faces of recovery include (from left) Alex, Celeste, Gerri Shober and Grace Shober. The surnames of Alex and Celeste are bein
    Full of Grace

    In wake of daughter’s struggle, Shober family opens doors to recovery for other women The Shober family, alone, cannot change the world, but its members are creating ripple effects in the community, one by one, making it...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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