• Who will wear the crown?

    One of these Ephrata High School seniors from the 2019 Homecoming Court will be crowned queen Friday night at halftime of the Mounts’ game against Columbia at War Memorial Field. They are (left to right) Reagan McCarty,...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • Joining paws

    Lions, local dog group keep bingo tradition alive at the fair Since 2014 Leo’s Helping Paws has become well known for its battle against puppy mills and for financial aid it’s given to dog rescue groups. Now...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • Meet-the-candidates night at Community Commons Oct. 17

    A meet-the-candidates night, co-sponsored by The Ephrata Review and the Ephrata Public Library, will be held in the Community Commons meeting room on Thursday, Oct. 17. The Community Commons is located adjacent to the Library, on the...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • Ephrata schools enjoy the Fair

    Everybody enjoys a day at the Ephrata Area Fair and that includes students in the Ephrata Area School District who had a day off from school in order to attend the fair on Sept. 26, courtesy of...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • What fun it was…

    Great weather, massive parade, few incidents make the 101st Ephrata Fair one of the best The 101st Ephrata Fair wrapped up Saturday evening after a second round of showers; the first came on Kiddies’ Day on Thursday...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • Concession obsession

    In his second year, Latshaw oversees more than 70 fair vendors For Joel Latshaw, his role as concessions director at the Ephrata Fair isn’t all food, fun, and games. Well, to tell the truth, it kind of...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • An Ephrata Borough plow truck rumbles down Main Street after a storm on Feb . 12, 2014.
    Supervisors Mull New Snow Removal Ordinance

    Considering similar law used in West Cocalico Twp.   By Marylouise Sholly No snowflakes are in sight yet, but Ephrata Township is planning ahead, starting with a possible new snow removal ordinance. Randy Groome, road superintendent, suggested...

    • Posted September 30, 2019
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  • Adamstown committee discusses shooting range

    On Sept. 18, at the Adamstown Borough Fire and Safety committee meeting, Ephrata Police responded to a myriad of concerns raised about the proposed shooting range. Committee members councilman Mark Bansner, mayor Dean Johnson, and council vice...

    • Posted September 27, 2019
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  • One Of a Kind

    Iconic Ephrata Police Chief ‘Bill’ Harvey announces retirement By Patrick Burns During his five-decades-long career, retiring Ephrata Police Chief William ‘Bill’ Harvey has made thousands of decisions. Some were common sense, others split-second, and, of course, the...

    • Posted September 26, 2019
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  • Indiantown Mennonite Church turning 200

    In the summer of 1819, a little stone meetinghouse was built in Ephrata. The land it was built on came from pastor Abraham Brubaker. Arriving on U.S. soil at the age of 19 in 1751, Brubaker taught...

    • Posted September 25, 2019
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