• Cycle through history

    Until the building was demolished, Boy Scout Troop 38 of Ephrata met in the basement of the old Washington Avenue Elementary School. Boy Scout troops are divided into patrols, and at that time, one of 38’s patrols...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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  • Ephrata is Happening

    I feel pretty confident in stating that the threat of snow is over until at least maybe November! That being said, everyone is extremely excited about the many opportunities to play, shop and eat out of doors...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • This and that…

        Just some random thoughts from the notes I’ve jotted down over the past week. The list isn’t as long as I would like so many may applaud the brevity of this week’s piece. You see,...

    • Posted April 23, 2014
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  • Blessed Easter

    Editor, Ephrata Review, Far above the Northern Lights, and beyond the moon, Saturn, Murcury, Jupiter and Mars, there is a place called Heaven. (It is a place where God the great creator, with his angels and saints...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • Not the same

    Editor, Record Express, As a former legislator from Lancaster serving the people of the 43rd legislative district for 10 years from 2003-12, I am very interested in the upcoming primary election between my two former colleagues, Ryan...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • Example

    I had a list of several items I wanted to discuss this week but really can’t get up to talk about anything else.   It was one of those weeks punctuated by loss. On social media, we...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • In tune with program

    OK, I guess I have put off writing this column long enough. As someone pointed out recently, despite my reluctance to write much about my kiddos in recent years, I did write several times last spring about...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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  • Giving voters a choice

    Editor, Ephrata Review, Although I agree with Ryan Martin’s sentiments that we should be “Giving Voters a Choice” in our elections, I’d like to point out that our current electoral process is even worse than he has...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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  • Thank you, EASD

    Editor, Ephrata Review, First, I would like to say “thank you” to the EASD Board for deciding to have this year’s graduation outside, weather permitting. I’m hoping that through all of this, they are researching places that...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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  • Giving voters a choice

    Editor, Ephrata Review, Are the established local political committees out of touch with what voters want? It would appear so, at least in York County where a special election was held March 18 in which a non-endorsed...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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