• Celebrate National Volunteer month by giving blood

    The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood during National Volunteer Month this April and make a difference in the lives of patients in need. The Red Cross salutes the hundreds of thousands of volunteers...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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  • Ephrata Area School District has been named one of the ‘Best Communities for Music Education” in the United States for 2015.’
    EASD among best communities for music in the country

    Ephrata Area School District has been named among the “2015 Best Communities for Music Education” in the United States, according to the National Association of Music Merchants Foundation. The district also received this recognition in 2005, 2008,...

    • Posted April 7, 2015
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  • Officer Martinez with Puppies
    Habitual dog hoarding in Rothsville

    Dog law officers responded last week for the third time to a property owned by serial dog hoarder Barbara E. Dienner. The Pennsylvania SPCA’s action in seizing 19 dogs March 27 from Dienner’s property on the 800...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Gus's Keystone Family Restaurant  opened in place of the former Ephrata Diner Tuesday. Pictured are new owner Gus Kourgelis (right) with Lemonia Papazekos (left) and Dino Papazekos (center).
    New Gus’s Keystone opens at diner site

    Gus’s Keystone Family Restaurant opened in place of the former Ephrata Diner Tuesday. It’s the second Gus’s operated by Gus Kourgelis, who launched operations at 6 a.m. Tuesday at the popular former Epharata Diner location at 3687...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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    No vend in sight?

    Pool snack bar likely to return Ephrata Borough Council had pondered the idea of forgoing the swim club’s snack bar after a search for a vendor to operate it stalled. But the Community Services Committee on March...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • !!!! REVIEW Paper March 25
    Pick up the March 25 Ephrata Review today

    Pick up today’s Ephrata Review for the best local news coverage.  

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  •  Ephrata girls rout Lebanon

    The Ephrata girls track team opened the 2015 campaign in mid-season form Monday afternoon at Lebanon. The two-time section champs won 16 of the 18 events contested to cruise to an easy 126-24 win over the Cedars....

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • !!! a pg. 1 march 18
    The Ephrata Review/Lititz Record Express win 15 state journalism awards

    The staff of the The Ephrata Review and its sister newspaper, Lititz Record Express, has won 15 Keystone Press Awards for journalistic excellence. Winners, announced last Thursday from a statewide journalism contest for work published in 2014,...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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    Sack the snack bar?

    Borough ponders pool food sales. Pool members dislike vending machine option, favors “simplified” menu and traditional snack bar. By PATRICK BURNS Ephrata Borough officials are mulling over how to provide munchies at the Ephrata Community Pool this...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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  • !!!Akron
    Akron Mayor’s salary questions linger

    President halts heated exchange between mayor, councilman Akron Mayor John McBeth has hired a lawyer and is prepared to file a lawsuit against the borough. McBeth’s attorney, Glenn Smith of the CGA law firm in York, said...

    • Posted March 11, 2015
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