• LR20160428_ReelReviews
    ‘The Hunstman: Winter’s War’ and ‘The Jungle Book’

    ‘The Hunstman: Winter’s War’ This is not your child’s Snow White. This is the sequel to 2012’s “Snow White and the Huntsman.” Chris Hemsworth (a.k.a. Thor) is back as Eric the huntsman in “The Huntsman: Winter’s War,”...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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    ‘Hello, Dolly!’ opens Thursday at EPAC

    Tricia Corcoran (as Dolly Levi) and Bruce Weaver (as Horace Vandergelder) will star in “Hello, Dolly!” opening at EPAC on Thursday, April 28. The show chronicles the adventures of Dolly, a matchmaking widow, who plots to get...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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    Dance company to perform ‘Colors’

    The Laurel Dance Company will present Music & Motion “Colors” Saturday, April 30, at 4 p.m. and Sunday, May 1, at 5 p.m. “Colors” will showcase at least 20 vocalists, musicians, and dancers from across the Susquehanna...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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    Evergreen Diner Has Breakfast All Day…and Much More

    Did you ever have a craving for French toast and bacon at 3 o’clock in the afternoon? Wouldn’t you just love a feast of scrambled eggs, sausage and home fries for dinner? Wouldn’t an omelette really hit...

    • Posted April 21, 2016
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    ‘Somewhereville Station’ revisits the 50s and 60s

    In early 2015, Ephrata native Paul Stober had an idea. The member of the men’s Red Rose Chorus thought it would be swell to join with the all-female Red Rose City Chorus from Lititz for a combined...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Hop hop, hooray! The beer festival season is underway. Our Hop’in Around columnist kicked things off with Rails & Ales in Strasburg, and
the fun will continue through September when the Lititz Craft Beer Fest (pictured above) returns. Cheers! (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Let the festivals begin!

    Rails & Ales puts the season on the right track Over the weekend, I attended the inaugural Rails & Ales brewfest at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, and by far, the museum is one of the best...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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    Funk brings funny to Reamstown

    In his online biography, comedian Zach Funk describes Ephrata as “the kind of place where biology and debate class is the same thing (and) you can get into arguments about the minutia of manure.” “Ephrata was a...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • LR20160414_ReelReviews
    Reel Reviews: ‘Hardcore Henry’ and ‘Demolition’

    Two different views into character After viewing “Hardcore Henry,” I wasn’t sure if I had just seen the worst movie ever made or if this new “genre” is a really good idea. The entire movie is filmed...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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    Janoski’s new single is ‘Pure Gold’

    Teen recording artist Sebastian Janoski, Lititz, is released his new single “Pure Gold,” through all digital mediums on April 8. Janoski was a guest and co-host on the popular iHeart radio show #Tylerstrending on NOW 105.3 on...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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    Vivace Strings coming to Eicher

    V ivace Strings will perform April 17 at 2 p.m. at the Eicher Arts Center, 409 Cocalico St., in Grater Park, Ephrata. Sara Irvine, director for Vivace Strings, began leading small string ensembles in Pennsylvania in 1991...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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