• AJ’s Pop-Up Mini Golf is back!

      What started three years ago as a small “pop-up” nine-hole miniature golf course has grown to a full 18 holes for a local Lititz family. Featuring an upgraded loopy tire hole, more water features, and a...

    • Posted August 14, 2019
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  • For Pete’s sake

    A longtime Lancaster Farming executive who retired about a year and a half ago is returning as its president. J. Peter Lindquist said he has been in the newspaper business for about 35 years and spent 12...

    • Posted August 7, 2019
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  • EPAC campers ‘let it go’ and get hands-on to present ‘Frozen Jr.’

      For the first time in forever … Irving Gonzalez had a new direction. After five years manning the helm of EPAC’s Center Stage Theater Camp, Gonzalez wanted to hear from parents and past campers. After last...

    • Posted August 7, 2019
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  • Ephrata Crossings, Lakeside Villas projects moving swiftly

    A prospective tenant list of Ephrata Crossings includes a Hilton Hotel, Jersey Mike’s, Panera Bread, AT&T, Super Cuts, Planet Fitness and Chipotle. While Ephrata Township officials said this week that no updates have been submitted for the...

    • Posted August 7, 2019
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  • Council opposes video gaming terminals

    Ephrata’s Mayor Ralph Mowen read a letter to Borough Council Monday evening that praised Ephrata’s “small-town feel,” attractive homes, and friendly businesses from an out-of-state couple who just happened to spend some time recently in the borough....

    • Posted August 7, 2019
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  • Bill Burgess, longtime Ephrata Review president, retires

    At their first meeting, Don Hoover recalled, Bill Burgess was standing outside in miserable winter weather, engaging attendees of an agriculture event. With a stream of water running between his boots, Burgess asked probing questions, handed out...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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  • Summers Trucking employees meet new owners: themselves

    Summers Trucking employees gathered for breakfast Saturday morning at the Ephrata American Legion. After ham and eggs and all the fixings, the 91 employees learned that the Summers family owners, Becky, John and Ken, had transferred their...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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  • Ephrata Township to upgrade HVAC system

    Ephrata Township’s office building in the 200 block of Akron Road will be undergoing some renovations in the weeks to come, but don’t look for lace curtains. Instead, the heating and cooling guts of the building, its...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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  • ‘Everyone was kind’ Woodcrest celebrates 50 years of summer camp

    In 1969, when he was seven years old, Barry Herman was given a gift he would cherish all his life — day camp at the Woodcrest Retreat in the wooded hills outside Ephrata. Now 56, Herman said...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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  • Keller hangs up the stop sign

    “I can’t believe it’s been 25 years that I’ve been a crossing guard,” said Gloria Keller. “I applied because I knew I wanted something to do after the Moyer-Gerber plant closed in March of 1994. Over the...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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