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    Doodles get their due

    Saturday marked Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue’s first “Golden Doodle Day.” That’s significant since DVGRR until recently only accepted golden retrievers and golden mixes. The policy changed in 2012 when DVGRR accepted 23 golden doodles — a golden...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • A fatal fire killed 87-year-old Anna Weidman Friday and left her husband Charles in critical condition. The blaze destroyed the couple’s home at 1280 Texter Mountain Road.
    Man, 90, released from hospital after fatal fire

    A two-alarm fire Friday in a remote section of Reinholds killed 87-year-old Anna Weidman and injured her husband Charles, 90. (See Mrs.Weidman’s obituary on pg. 15) The fire destroyed the 1280 Texter Mountain Road residence where the...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • PPL pact provides $10k annual savings

    The East Cocalico Township board supervisors expects to save more than $10,000 annually from agreement with PPL Electric Utilities. The board approved an agreement in which PPL will replace all interior lights at the municipal building at...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • Accident claims Denver man, 55

    A Denver man has died as the result of a one-vehicle accident on Route 222 late Monday morning. Kevin Gress, 55, Denver, was taken to Lancaster General Hospital with traumatic injuries following a rollover crash on the...

    • Posted October 1, 2014
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  • Keeping the faith… Mayor catalyst for new Denver youth ministry

    Many residents have noticed folks scraping paint, painting, doing carpentry work and cleaning out the former Denver Bible Church at 235 Main St. On Oct. 11, the REAL Youth Ministry officially opens. Ribbon cutting for this new...

    • Posted October 1, 2014
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  • Crosses to bear? For “Bundles of Joy” author, her faith provided solice in caring for her two severely brain-damaged children

      When it came to writing a book, Janice D. Brown answered to a higher power. The mother of three children, two of whom were profoundly brain-damaged, long trusted in her deep Christian faith to cope with...

    • Posted October 1, 2014
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  • Got drugs? Drop them off!

    Citizens may bring expired and unused drugs to East Cocalico Township Police Station, 100 Hill Road, on Saturday, Sept. 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for safe disposal. Prescription, controlled and non-controlled drugs, as well as...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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  • East Cocalico OKs half million in police pension costs

    A police pension obligation in excess of half a million dollars was approved by the East Cocalico supervisors at their Sept. 18 meeting. The supervisors okayed the East Cocalico Township Police Pension Plan minimum municipal obligation payment...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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    iPads now widely used and appreciated in Cocalico School District

    By John Friel Lancasteronline.com Cocalico School District teachers and students love their iPads &tstr; all 687 of them. At its Sept. 15 meeting, the Cocalico School Board heard a report from Kent Sweigart, the district’s director of...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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  • Cocalico High library/media center to be open Thursday evenings

    The Cocalico High School Library Media Center will be open every Thursday evening from 6 p.m. through 8 p.m., from Sept. 11 through May 28. Patrons should enter the building through the doors to the left of...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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