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James Barksdale, left, Ed Fernandez and Michael Duschl star in “La Cage Aux Folles,” opening tonight at EPAC. See story, page 10.
    EPAC sets 2016 season auditions

    You love the shows at EPAC. Why not consider being in one? The Ephrata Performing Arts Center will hold general auditions for the 2016 season Thursday and Friday, Jan. 7 and 8, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.,...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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    Remington Ryde coming to Denver

    An evening of bluegrass music will be held Saturday, Jan. 2 ,at the Fivepointville Fire Hall, 1087 Dry Tavern Road (Route 897) Denver, Remington Ryde was formed in 2002 with the sole purpose of promoting bluegrass music...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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    Taste of the Town: Happy Holidays from Miner’s Club and Iron Valley Tubing

    Everyone at Miner’s Club and Iron Valley Tubing wishes you a happy holiday and wonderful New Year. They are also wishing for snow! The season has been unseasonably warm so far, but snow is bound to come....

    • Posted December 23, 2015
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    “Strings of streetlights, even stoplights…”

    A combination of taillights, streetlights and traffic lights add festive colors to this unique photo of downtown Ephrata taken over the weekend. The Ephrata Review would like to wish everyone a very, Merry Christmas.

    • Posted December 23, 2015
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    ‘Star Wars’ fans out in Force for opening night

    It’s been a week since “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” began smashing the Hollywood record books. Boxes offices around the world raked in staggering amounts of revenue, and domestically the film set the highest bar by far,...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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    ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ – The Force is strong (and so are the spoilers)

    (Warning: This review contains SPOILERS!) So, if you were not one of the millions of people who packed into theaters last weekend (for coverage of opening night at Penn Cinema see the other story in this week’s...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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    Gus’s Keystone Restaurant Wishes You a Merry Christmas

    At Gus’s Keystone Family Restaurant in Ephrata, everyone wishes you Kalá Christoúgenna, which in Greek means “Merry Christmas.” They also wish you a Happy and Healthy New Year.The family of Gus’s Keystone Family Restaurant includes Gus Kourgelis,...

    • Posted December 17, 2015
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    Time for Fire & Ice Chili Cook-off

    The cold turn of the weather means one great thing — CHILI! The Lititz Fire & Ice Festival is proud to once again provide a one-of-a-kind venue with its annual Chili Cook-off. Chefs who represent various charities...

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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    Happy Anniversary, Black Forest!

    Wow! It’s already been a year since Bob and Denise Harter, owners of the 1777 Americana Inn Bed and Breakfast, opened Black Forest Brewing. On Saturday, Dec. 12, the small brewery (128 barrels in 2015) in Ephrata...

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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    What are you doing New Year’s Eve?

    Sutter party to raise funds for Lititz projects The Lititz Women of Today are offering everyone the opportunity to shake off the chill of winter and dance the night away, while welcoming the New Year in style....

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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