• Iron Chef Cocalico People’s Choice winners listed

    The winners for the People’s Choice competition at the Ninth Annual Iron Chef Cocalico and Benefit Auction on March 1 worked their magic on the “When Life Gives You Lemons” theme. The well-attended event was held at...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Two are Eagle Scouts

    Jacob James Diestel and Justin Thomas Marderness have earned the rank of Eagle Scout by the Boy Scouts of America. Both boys, 11-year members of Troop 95, which is sponsored by Swamp Lutheran Church in Reinholds, are...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Photo by Preston Whitcraft

Four talented seniors will say goodbye to the Cocalico High School television studio following four years of creativity there. From left are Margot Register, Adam Stec, Matt Mohlenhoff, and Jordan Burkholder.
    Making TV history at Cocalico High School

    The Cocalico High School television studio has become home to creative students, many of whom will pursue degrees in film and advertising when they graduate this spring. “It’s like a family down here,” said senior Adam Stec,...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Denver council approves 2015 street projects

    The installation of 13 handicap ramps on North Fifth Street between Main and Pine streets, scheduled as part of 2015 street improvements, will enhance pedestrian safety, Denver borough officials said. The council approved ramp bid specification documents...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Photo by Kimberly Marselas

Cocalico High School girls will have a great choice of dresses from 'Cinderella's Closet.'
     Raiding ‘Cinderella’s Closet’ at CHS

    Like fairytale princesses, dozens of lucky Cocalico High School students will have some fairy godmothers to thank this prom season. Donors have given more than 130 dresses to the school’s “Cinderella’s Closet” which will open its doors...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Denver’s golden girl: Millie Leone turns 104

    When Mildred Esposito was born on March 7, 1911, in New York City, President William Howard Taft occupied the White House and King George V was about to assume the throne of Great Britain. Fast-forward more than...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Reamstown’s namesake family focus of March 17 lecture at community center

    A brief history of the founding of Reamstown and World War II correspondence between Ream family descendants will be the focus of a free lecture on Tuesday, March 17, at 7 p.m. at the Reamstown Community Center,...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • East meets West…not: Supervisors say pension demands can’t be met to form police force

    The mood was a reflection of the unseasonably bitter cold as the East Cocalico supervisors, at a rescheduled March 6 meeting, discussed why they cannot meet West Cocalico’s proposal to pay 100 percent of the unfunded police...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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  • Norlanco Relay for Life Rally postponed

    The American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Norlanco Relay Rally has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 10, at 6 p.m., at Cocalico High School. The rally was originally set for this past Tuesday but postponed due...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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  • Bridging repairs… Weaver Road span under consideration

    A bridge gone too far took center stage at the Feb. 23 meeting of the Denver Borough Council. “It’s time — something must be done,” said Bob Getz, chairman of the Weaver Road Bridge Citizens Advisory Committee....

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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