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    Happy New Year from Miner’s Club and Iron Valley Tubing

    Now that the New Year is here everyone at Miner’s Club and Iron Valley Tubing wishes you a wonderful 2016 with lots of snow. Why snow? After a warmer than usual winter so far, the snow is bound to come. When it does,...

    • Posted January 7, 2016
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  • After 35 years of delivering the mail, Bill Sheaffer is calling it a career.
    Sheaffer’s last ride

    Postman to start the retirement route after 35 years by Marc Anthony After 35 years of delivering the mail, Bill Sheaffer is calling it a career. It’s going to be a bittersweet time as the residents of...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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    100th Farm Show time!

    This year, the Pennsylvania Farm Show marks its 100th anniversary. The largest indoor agricultural exposition in the nation, with nearly 6,000 animals, 10,000 competitive exhibits and 300 commercial exhibits, the PA Farm Show is held Jan. 9-16...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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    Snowbound memories

    Revisiting the Blizzard of ‘96 It was 20 years ago this week when snow idled Ephrata and the extended region for days. Mention the Blizzard of 1996 and you’ll see faces light up while people recollect events...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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    Top 2015 stories

    …as social media sites took hold by Patrick Burns The Ephrata Review reported the big stories in the borough, township and surrounding area in 2015. No surprise; it’s what we do. But unlike ever before, our Facebook...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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    Taste of the Town: Happy Holidays from Miner’s Club and Iron Valley Tubing

    Everyone at Miner’s Club and Iron Valley Tubing wishes you a happy holiday and wonderful New Year. They are also wishing for snow! The season has been unseasonably warm so far, but snow is bound to come....

    • Posted December 23, 2015
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    Sweigart foundation awards $405,000 in grants for 2015

    The Anne Brossman Sweigart Charitable Foundation awarded 43 grants totaling $405,000 at the annual Christmas Tea held at the Anne Brossman Sweigart Charitable Foundation Headquarters in Ephrata, which was one of Sweigart’s former homes, Dec. 10. Nearly...

    • Posted December 23, 2015
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    Ephrata 10-year-old gives up her presents for others

    It’s not often that a 10-year-old would approach her parents and tell them she doesn’t need anything for Christmas, but instead would like to do something for others. It was not an easy decision, but Ephrata’s Jazzlyn...

    • Posted December 23, 2015
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    Merry Christmas…no tax increase in the borough

    Other than the long debate over library funding, there was little fanfare this year over the annual fiscal budget in Ephrata Borough. The best news for residents is that real estate taxes will remain the same in...

    • Posted December 23, 2015
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Dr. Bruce Sensenig, Superintendent of Cocalico School District

Photo credits should be given to Denise Mitchell as requested by Cocalico School District.
    Sensenig Announces Retirement

    Cocalico School District Superintendent Bruce Sensenig publicly announced Monday night that he will retire at the end of June. Sensenig has spent his entire 41-year career with the district and is the county’s second-longest serving superintendent. In...

    • Posted December 23, 2015
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