• Herb and Garden Faire is May 11-12

      On May 11 and 12, Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum will celebrate all things horticultural at its annual Herb and Garden Faire. The rain or shine event, a Mother’s Day tradition for over 30 years,...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • These broads sure can cook

    And look, they wrote another book The group from “8 Broads in the Kitchen” has published another book: “Breakfast & Brunch Recipes: Favorites from 8 innkeepers of notable Bed & Breakfasts across the U.S.” The trademarked name...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • EPAC’s ‘Fun Home’ really is ‘theater that matters’

      I had an uncle who died in the closet. My wife and I (and several other family members and close friends) “knew” he was gay, but he never officially came out. As a straight man I...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • Carrying a tune into the future ♫♪

    Singing group renamed Vocal Harmonix, headed to Dutch Apple stage Everything old is new again. It’s an adage Lori Jo Whitehaus has turned on its head. As director of both the male and female choruses in Lancaster,...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • Hop’in Around: The case for NA beer

    O’Doul’s is a joke, right? Billed as a “premium non-alcoholic beer,” the Anheuser-Busch InBev drink was introduced in 1990 and is still found on distributor shelves today. So, what gives? Although I can’t attest for the longevity...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • This week at the movies…

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • Art show runs through May 7 at Ephrata library

    It’s that time of year again and work by some of the Ephrata Area School District’s great young artists are on display at the Ephrata Public Library. Following a special grand opening earlier this month that featured...

    • Posted April 25, 2018
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  • Reel Reviews: ‘Isle of Dogs’ and ‘Rampage’

    Animals abound Well, I finally got my chance to see Wes Anderson’s (“Fantastic Mr. Fox”) latest animated film — evidently you shouldn’t call Anderson’s work “movies” — and it was exactly what I thought it would be....

    • Posted April 25, 2018
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  • ‘Grease’ at Dutch Apple opens May 3

    “Grease” is the word at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre. The rollicking show with memorable music will be playing May 3 through June 17. Travel back to the 1950s with Rydell High’s senior class of duck-tailed, hot-rodding Burger...

    • Posted April 25, 2018
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  • 40th anniversary concert

      The Lancaster Chamber Singers celebrate 40 years of making choral music with a special anniversary concert on Sunday, May 6 at 3 p.m. at Lancaster Church of the Brethren, 1601 Sunset Ave., Lancaster. The performance will...

    • Posted April 25, 2018
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