• Embracing some very pretty Valentine’s bags filled with romance novels for the annual “Glance at Romance” fundraiser are (from left) Sonia Yost, Carole Evans, Linda Tomlinson, and Sharon Heany. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Literary love interests

    The Friends of the Adamstown Area Library are holding their annual “Glance at Romance” book sale from Jan. 23 through Feb. 14, or while supplies last. Library staff and volunteers decorate bages with valentines and lace. The...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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  • Cancer fight fundraiser set

    The Envision No Cancer Relay for Life Norlanco teams is selling tickets for the Feb. 18 “Pink on the Rink” hockey game featuring the Reading Royals and the Elmira at the Santander Arena, Seventh and Penn streets,...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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    East Cocalico Police Department Report, January 19, 2017

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Officers responded to a disturbance in the first block of Deanne Circle, East Cocalico Township, at 1:35 p.m. Jan. 4. Cynthia Walsh, 61, was charged with disorderly...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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  • Teen injured in crash

    A witness reported that a teen injured in a crash Friday had been racing another driver who did not stop, according to Ephrata police. Police reported that the 16-year-old from Denver was driving a Volkswagen Jetta west...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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  • Denver council approves equipment update

    In addition to beginning of the year housekeeping tasks, Denver Council approved the purchase of two new pieces of equipment. A 2017 GMC Sierra four-wheel drive truck and Western 8.5-foot plow, projected to cost $43,160, was approved...

    • Posted January 11, 2017
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  • Through the Roof: Fire training at shuttered motel draws nine companies

    What were you doing on Saturday, Jan. 7, when it was snowing and 20 degrees Fahrenheit? For about 70 volunteer firefighters it was an 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. training day outdoors. The training site was the...

    • Posted January 11, 2017
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  • If you go, let us know!

    Are you one of the thousands of Americans planning to attend the presidential inauguration of Donald J. Trump on Friday, Jan. 20? Are you among the thousands planning to join the Women’s March on Washington on Saturday,...

    • Posted January 11, 2017
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  • Volunteers clean heirloom seeds (above); heirloom tomatoes (below) grown at Landis Valley Museum
    Landis Valley Museum seed project talk set for Jan. 17 in Reamstown

    Learn how to enjoy the unique flavors of fruits, vegetables, and herbs dating back to 1750 during a free lecture on Tuesday, Jan. 17, at 7 p.m., at the Reamstown Community Center, 23 E. Church St., Reamstown....

    • Posted January 11, 2017
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  • West Cocalico starts 2017 with roster of appointments

    James J. Stoner was re-elected chairman of the West Cocalico board of supervisors at the first township meeting of the year on Jan. 3. Stoner, who has served as a supervisor since November 2007, has been involved...

    • Posted January 11, 2017
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    Ephrata and East Cocalico Police Reports, January 12, 2017

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: CRASH: Brandon S. Horning, 23, of the 500 block of Lauschtown Road, Denver, was charged with fleeing or attempting to elude police officer, DUI, driving under suspension and several...

    • Posted January 11, 2017
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