• Legion baseball alumni game set for Friday

     Former players can still participate against champion 1990 squad right up to gametime There will be a two-day celebration honoring the 25th anniversary of the 1990 Ephrata Elks legion baseball team qualifying for the national tournament, July 17-18....

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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    Court rejects murderer’s appeal request

    Pennsylvania Superior Court on Friday rejected a petition from Ryan M. Schannauer to appeal his Dec. 8, 2014 murder conviction. The court also approved a petition from Shannauer’s attorney to withdraw as counsel of the convicted murderer...

    • Posted July 13, 2015
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    Taco Wall

    Encroachment issues with the parking design of the new Taco Bell at 884 E. Main St. were discussed at Tuesday’s Ephrata Township Supervisors meeting. However, developer Richard Stauffer’s modification plans to comply with township setback requirements were...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Belen Mozo takes a swing
    ‘Open’ for Business

    If you’ve traveled around Lancaster recently, you may have noticed a fleet of specially-licensed Lexus vehicles that visiting U.S. Open players use to travel around. The vehicles — some driven to Lancaster from Philadelphia by Ephrata Township...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Photos by Jessica Rose Spangler

A highlight of the farm tour for many students was petting two newborn calves.
    A moo-ving experience…Denver El students get up close and personal with a dairy herd

      LEBANON — If nonfarm children were asked to describe a dairy farm, chances are the same few images might come up &tstr; black-and-white cows grazing on a lush green pasture, fuzzy babies sleeping the day away, big...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Lincoln Fogelsanger conducts the Ephrata Concert
    Ephrata Concert Band to highlight music from Spain and Latin America

      The Ephrata Concert Band will feature music linked to Spain and Latin America at its concert July 12 at 7:15 p.m. at Ephrata Borough’s Grater Community Park. Admission is free. The public is invited to bring...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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    Ferocious Storm Rips Through Ephrata by Patrick Burns “It fell just right,” Jeff Holochuck said. He  referred to a 35-foot oak tree whose branches swept across the right side of his expansive property at 700 Pershing Ave....

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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    Medical Issues and Bills Take Ephrata Family to the Brink

    When you have your health, you have it all. No one knows that better than Patrick Van Roy and his wife, Monica McGuire, of Ephrata. After years of medical treatments and health issues, they are fighting an...

    • Posted June 18, 2015
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  • Off to Costa Rica!

    Bethany Rutledge, currently a Cocalico High School sophomore, will travel to Costa Rica in February 2016 to study abroad through the AFS Intercultural Program.  She was  awarded a full scholarship for flight and living expenses. After living...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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    No Joe-king, Dunkin’ coming (Story & VIDEO)

    No Joe-king, Dunkin’ coming to Ephrata by Patrick Burns The Ephrata Review reported in July 2014 that “work could begin soon” on a new drive-thru Dunkin’ Donuts in front of the Kmart and across from the Wendy’s...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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