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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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    Reception will kick off 100th PA Farm Show

    Pennsylvanians and visitors alike are invited to experience a taste of the commonwealth and kick off the 100th Pennsylvania Farm Show with the Blue Ribbon Reception on Friday, Jan. 8. The reception, set for 6 to 8...

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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    New Creamery website means treats a click away

    For most of the Penn State Berkey Creamery’s history, customer orders likely were placed by spoken word or by pen and paper, and local deliveries came via horse-drawn wagon and later milk truck. But as the iconic...

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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    Celebrate the Holidays at The Hill

    It’s almost like coming home for the holidays when you open the door to The Hill. Warm and cozy, with a fun and friendly environment, you are always among friends at The Hill. From Lunch with Santa,...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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