• E. Cocalico studys storm sewer system

    Like most municipalities across the state, East Cocalico Township is grappling with the impact of new Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System regulations. Known as MS4, the new rules refers to a publicly-owned systems such as ditches, curbs,...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Campus Chatter

    Students graduate Ezra James Cassel of Denver, son of James and Patricia Cassel, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in management. Cassel is a 2006 graduate of CocalicoSenior High School. Neal A. Fox of Reinholds graduated...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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    Adult doll collectors remain young at heart

    According to historians, dolls have been a part of humankind since prehistoric times. Early dolls –  made from primitive materials such as clay, wood and fur –  often depicted religious figures and were possibly used in worship...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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    Adamstown Area Library to host Ireland music band

    Fire and books don’t normally mix, but Fire in the Glen, a band specializing in the music of Ireland, is planning a visit to the Adamstown Area Library. Fire in the Glen is a popular Irish, Scottish...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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    THON: For The Kids By The Kids

    About 100 Cocalico High School students donated their Saturday last week to help raise money and awareness for THON –  dubbed the largest student-run philanthropy in the world. In the end, math flash cards revealed those students...

    • Posted March 26, 2014
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    Cocalico’s Marino passes the test

    Sam Marino had always dreamed of winning a medal at the PIAA State Swim Championships. She had come away empty-handed on her first two trips, so late Thursday night at Bucknell University when she was finally awarded...

    • Posted March 19, 2014
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  • No rate hike at Reamstown Pool

    Despite lingering snow and ice, it won’t be long before the Reamstown Pool opens again. East CocalicoTownship supervisors last Thursday approved pool rates for 2014 that remain the same as last year. Daily rates are $3 for...

    • Posted March 19, 2014
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    Blaze destroys West Cocalico Twp. home

    Schoeneck Fire Chief Jeff Hackman said the fire resulted from burning ashes left in a bucket outside the basement of the two story home. The house at 160 Wollups Hill Road was built in 1976 by the...

    • Posted March 19, 2014
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  • Adamstown pool seeks grants, ADA compliance

    Adamstown Borough Council plans to make the borough swim club compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act. However that appears easier said than done. Currently, those who enter the Adamstown Commuity Pool must navigate a flight of...

    • Posted March 12, 2014
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  • State Rep. James Cox
    Cox to speak to Cocalico GOP

    State Rep. James Cox, from western Berks County, will be the guest speaker at the Cocalico Area Republican Committee’s spring banquet. Cox, who was elected to the Pennsylvania House in 2006, will address the committee on Friday,...

    • Posted March 12, 2014
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