• ER20150527_HHibshman Scholarship12_2
    Scholarship strikes gold

    In 50th year, Hibshman fund has given EHS students more than $23 million Ephrata National Bank President Aaron Groff was the final presenter at last Wednesday’s Awards Ceremony. The seniors, along with family and friends, had gathered...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • EPHS
    Ephrata named among best high schools in nation

    Ephrata Area School District honored twice Named among best high schools in nation; ranks with best school districts for your buck Ephrata High School has been awarded a silver medal in the US News & World Report...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • ER20150527_WintersMem130
    Following his lead

    Major Richard Winters was not one to seek attention. So when a crowd estimated at more than 800 people stopped by to visit the memorial statue of Winters at the new Veteran’s Plaza in Ephrata on Memorial...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Checking, frustration…A mixed bag of business marks East Cocalico supervisors meeting

      It was a mix of good feelings and frustration at the May 21 meeting of the East Cocalico Township supervisors. Annual contributions to local emergency services and the library were awarded by the supervisors at the...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • Election Dems
    Apathetic

    Primary attracts few; shake up on Akron Borough Council Voter apathy was apparent in Tuesday’s primary election where turnout in some areas was as low as five percent. One Ephrata poll official noted the pace of “nine...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • EPHS
    Board plans tax hike

      School will OK final budget in June The Ephrata Area School Board is considering a proposed budget for the 2015-2016 school year that includes a .45 of a mill tax increase. If approved at the June 15...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • POOL DONNY 1
    Let Stover take over

    The social media response to Ephrata Borough’s hint that it might install vending machines in place of the snack bar at the Ephrata Pool this summer was swift and unanimous. “Oh I noticed — like everybody else...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • ER20090722_C Logo 2009
    Mounts begin District Three playoffs

    The Ephrata Mounts (16-7) on Thursday grabbed their second L-L baseball title since 2010. In one hour, the 9th-seeded Mounts begin District Three playoffs action at No. 8 Cedar Cliff, 13-7 (at 4:30)‪ #‎EphReview‬

    • Posted May 18, 2015
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  • letter
    Letter: Knowledgeable Akron Councilmen

    Dear Editor of The Ephrata Review, I feel Akron borough already has two knowledgeable people on council. They would be Jeff Shirk and John Taylor. These men have taken time to work on many projects and make...

    • Posted May 14, 2015
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  • Ballot
    Primary election set for Tuesday

    There’s not many competitive ballots featured in the 2015 primary election on Tuesday, which include races for Ephrata School Board and Denver and Akron borough councils. In the election for Ephrata School Board, six candidates — four...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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