• 2015 Norlanco Relay for Life Entertainment and Mission Schedule

    Friday, June 19 5 p.m.: Welcoming remarks, registration opens, survivor dinner begins, relay store opens. 6 p.m.: Opening ceremony including survivor, caregiver, and team captain laps. 6:30 p.m.: Crazies 80s wardrobe competition. 7 p.m.: Pretty in Pink...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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  • Norlanco Relay for Life steps off Friday at Garden Spot

    Fathers Day weekend will be celebrated in a special way by the American Cancer Society and the Relay for Life of Norlanco as part of its annual Relay for Life set this year for June 19-20 at...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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    Cocalico School Board OKs tax hike

    The Cocalico School Board at its Monday, June 15, meeting passed a final 2015-16 budget that raises property taxes by 2.24 percent, just slightly less than district officials projected in May. The total approved budget of $56.69...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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  • 259 Cocalico Eagles leave their scholastic nest

      Family and friends of Cocalico High School Class of 2015 were expectedly highly emotional at the June 5 commencement during which 259 seniors walked across the stage and into their future. The sea of blue-and-white-gowned seniors...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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  • Cocalico School District announces summer reading program

      The Cocalico School District Summer Library Program is set for June 16 through Aug. 5, in the Reamstown and Denver Elementary schools. Reamstown Elementary will hold the program Tuesdays, June 16 through Aug. 4, with the...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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  • Denver borough welcomes new junior councilman

      Kenneth Wallace, a Cocalico High School senior, is the new junior councilman for Denver borough. He fielded questions from the borough council prior to being unanimously voted to the position at the June 8 council meeting....

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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  • Checking a laundry list of law enforcement…Adamstown in midst of talks for 2016 police coverage

      The investigation into providing police services for Adamstown beginning in January 2016 is the focus of the borough police committee, council members earned at their June 2 meeting. Committee members including Councilwoman Cindy Schweitzer, Ralph Vedder...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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  • Ephrata man charged with assault at late-night housewarming party

    Benjamin K. Boyer was mad that another guy was talking to his girlfriend. So the 23-year-old Ephrata man in the early-morning hours this past Saturday, June 6, allegedly slashed the other man with his pocket knife while...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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  • Weighing in: Fit Farm supporters unload on East Cocalico supervisors

      A dozen women, many wearing light gray T-shirts with large, red capital letters on the back spelling “FIT FARM,” offered positive comments and peppered supervisors with questions regarding Darryl Steffy’s fitness center, located at the Steffy...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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  • Policing the conversation…Questions of coverage continue at heated West Cocalico meeting

      It’s the topic that just keeps erupting — and it did so again at the Thursday, June 4, meeting of the West Cocalico supervisors. More than 20 citizens attended the meeting to take issue with the...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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