• Denver looking to lock in police coverage costs through 2020

    The single biggest budget expense for Denver Borough is police service, usually in the neighborhood of a half million dollars. At its Monday night meeting, the council announced that its projected police contract costs could be locked...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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    Cocalico Corner: Uncivil war of words scars us all in 2016 battle for the White House

    “Your mother’s Chatty Cathy and your father’s Mr. Machine!” It was probably 1961 or so and I was maybe in third grade when the boy sitting next to me hissed that into my ear. It was the...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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    Former Reinholds woman gets four to 15 years in prison for killing one, injuring one in DUI crash

    A former Reinholds woman found guilty of driving drunk in a 2014 car crash that killed one person while severely injuring another was sentenced to prison Oct. 20. Patricia J. Halgash, 43, Land-O-Lakes, Fla., was ordered to...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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    Illegal vehicle repair business still in operation angers its West Cocalico neighbors

    A property owner in a quiet Reinholds neighborhood is causing a stir. “The 2 Martin Circle issue is the ongoing issue we have been dealing with since June,” said West Cocalico Township manager, Carolyn Hildebrand. The owners...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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  • A reed bed grows well in Denver
    Denver-based agency gets environmental recognition

    The Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center Inc. recently honored a local authority with the 2016 William M. Heenan Jr. Recycling Markets Development Award for its commitment to creation of new markets for recycled color-mixed glass. RMC recognized the...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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  • Field goal: More space

    Cocalico Youth Soccer League popularity increases need for more playing areas The leaders of Cocalico Youth Soccer Club was not guarded when he presented his case to the East Cocalico supervisors at their Oct. 20 meeting. Eric...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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  • Police log: East Cocalico coverage area

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: DUI: Thomas William Boeglin, 58, was stopped for erratic driving in the first block of West Swartzville Road, East Cocalico Township, at 10:44 p.m. Sept. 29. He was arrested...

    • Posted October 19, 2016
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  • Bucks for Books event set for Nov. 12

    The Friends of the Adamstown Area Library will hold the 11th annual Bucks for Books Dinner and Auction to benefit the library on Saturday, Nov. 12, at the Fox Chase Golf Course in Stevens. It is the...

    • Posted October 19, 2016
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  • Into the woods: Volunteers plant 250 trees in Reinholds park land

      Many hands created lighter work for the Cocalico Creek Watershed Association in Reinholds on Oct. 15 when 67 people came to help plant trees while instilling on children the value of doing this type of work....

    • Posted October 19, 2016
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  • REAL Life Community Services plans banquet

    It’s a cause for celebration on Oct. 25 in Denver. REAL Life Community Services will be noting three major accomplishments this year as the organization holds a banquet that day at the Denver Fire Company social hall....

    • Posted October 19, 2016
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