• Typically held on the third Saturday of month at The Whistle Stop, The Ephrata Merchants Association’s Open-Air Farmers Market is on hiatus in 2016. Photo by Patrick Burns.
    Ephrata Merchants Association replaced by The Ephrata Alliance

    Monthly open-air market on hiatus in 2016. Many events will continue, run by new groups. By Patrick Burns For the first time since 2013, the Ephrata Merchants Association’s Open-Air Farmers Market no longer buzzes on the third...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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    Ephrata’s 121st graduation will be its first live-streamed

    Ceremony set for June 2 at War Memorial The Ephrata Area School District announced this week that next week’s graduation ceremony, planned for 7 p.m. Thursday June 2 at War Memorial Field (weather permitting), will be streamed...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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  • Shown from (left to right) are: Parke Lesher (son-in-law), Sharon Lesher (daughter), Irma Schlott, Sandy Schlott (daughter-in-law), and Walt Schlott (son)
    Ephrata woman celebrates 104th birthday; says ‘live a clean life’

    Irma Schlott is quite an amazing lady. She recently celebrated her 104th birthday, May 18, at Ephrata Manor with friends, family and Ephrata Manor staff singing Happy Birthday as she entered the room. With a beautiful smile...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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  • The cross in the grove behind Peace United Church of Christ in East Cocalico Township will be the site of the new Adamstown non-denominational Memorial Day remembrance Monday morning. Photo courtesy Peace United Church of Christ.
    Amvets plan Ephrata Memorial Day program

    In a joint effort between the American Legion Post No. 429, BPO Elks Lodge No. 1933, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 3376 and the Amvets Post No. 136, a Memorial Day program will be held beginning...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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    Park Place is the Place to Go for… Everything!

    You know you’re in the right place when you get a big warm welcome and the first thing you see is a case filled with delicious sweets like cheesecake, chocolate mousse treats and carrot cake. That place...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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    What’s on Tap, Micro Breweries, Events and Weekly Specials

    (Click Here) Local Micro Breweries events, specials, and weekly drafts. Look for this section every other week in the Ephrata Review & Lititz Record! To Advertise on this page, Please contact your Sales Representative 717-721-4413.

    • Posted May 19, 2016
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  • The health fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 4 during the 63rd annual Day in the Park in Grater Memorial Park. It will feature health screenings, games and lots of information.
    Cooking demo & health fair featured at 2016 Day in the Park

    Get some great ideas for summer grilling and healthy side dishes at a cooking demonstration to be featured at the 2016 Day in the Park, Saturday, June 4, in Ephrata. The Ephrata Community Health Foundation is sponsoring...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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  • Photo by Captured Memories Photography Don't come home to this secret. This is a staged photo based on everyday addiction scenarios.
    Secrets of addiction: What you didn’t know

    “Secrets of Addiction” is the fourth feature in a monthly series on the addiction crisis that our society is facing. The series is written by Janice Ballenger, who works at Retreat at Lancaster County, a premiere 160-bed...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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    Ephrata suffers loss of another student

    The Ephrata community once again was touched sadly by the death of a student, this time at the middle school. School officials informed the community through its website that Jack W. Wampler, 14, of Ephrata, an eighth-grade...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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    Artist Shaun Hogarth brightens up trail again

    Shaun Hogarth’s routine lately included loading paint cans and brushes in his Honda Civic and lugging extension ladders down East King Street onto the Ephrata Rail Trail. Hogarth last week finished up all the heavy lifting on...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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