• ER20160309_starling
    Featherweight bout

    Ah, the next frame… Actually, this captured “lunch” had something to “crow” about. The starling continued to call for help from its mates. European Starlings are an aggressive invasive species and typically use the flock approach to...

    • Posted March 9, 2016
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  • Cocalico Corner: Posting bittersweet memories in Adamstown

    If there’s anything sadder than clearing out someone’s home in the wake of a passing, well, I can’t really fathom it. Like many of our readers of a certain age, I’ve been down that road a few...

    • Posted March 9, 2016
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  • Tasty treats a lesson in fun:  Iron Chef competition raises $19,000-plus for Cocalico Education Foundation

      A newcomer eked out a win and helped the Cocalico Education Foundation raise more than $19,000 during the 10th annual Iron Chef Cocalico competition. Held Sunday, the contest pitted Chef Courtney Rittenour of Denver’s Courtyard Cafe...

    • Posted March 9, 2016
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  • East Cocalico residents seek legislation following shooting incident

      In the wake of a backyard target shooting incident Sunday in which a stray bullet injured a woman, two residents Thursday asked East Cocalico Township supervisors for legislation. Local governments in Pennsylvania do have authority to...

    • Posted March 9, 2016
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  • East Cocalico police log

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS: Officers responded to Sunoco at 1404 N. Reading Road, East Cocalico Township, at 11:38 a.m. Feb. 17 for a male laying in the parking lot. Thomas Ellis...

    • Posted March 2, 2016
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  • Dancers set for women’s club meeting

    The Denver Women’s Club will hold its next meeting Tuesday, March 15, at 7 p.m., at Faith United Lutheran Church, Denver. The program for the evening will be “Reels, Jigs and Hornpipes” by the Amity Colonial Dancers....

    • Posted March 2, 2016
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  • Veterans workshop set at Denver facility

    A workshop for veterans and their spouses applying for “Aid and Attendance” Benefits from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is scheduled for Tuesday, March 22, from 6 to 7 p.m., at the Denver Health and Rehabilitation...

    • Posted March 2, 2016
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  • Norlanco Relay sets Mardi Gras, fashion show

    The Relay For Life of Norlanco is holding its Mardi Gras on Tuesday, March 8, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at the Ephrata Library. A fashion show is set for later in March. All teams and the...

    • Posted March 2, 2016
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  • ‘Alice in Wonderland Jr.’ set for this weekend at Cocalico Middle School

    The Cocalico Middle School production of “Alice in Wonderland Jr.” is set for Thursday through Saturday, March 3 to 5, in the middle school auditorium beginning at 7 p.m. “Alice in Wonderland Jr.” is the musical version...

    • Posted March 2, 2016
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  • Denver shines light on continued PPL inaction

      Members of Denver Borough Council, at their Feb. 29 meeting, discussed with frustration the status of the streetlight system purchase of 344 lights from PPL. More than two years ago, an attempt was made by the...

    • Posted March 2, 2016
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