- ‘American Idiot’ at EPAC
- Warwick grad producing ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ at Dutch Apple
- ‘Somewhereville Station’ revisits the 50s and 60s
- St. Patty’s musical at Ephrata Main
- Dance, concert will benefit Jamaica missions
- Happy Anniver5ary, St. Boniface!
- Downtown diversity
- Travelogue will explore Colorado River this Saturday
- Cool lineup!
Pipe bomb explodes in Akron, damaging apartment
Local and federal law enforcement officials are trying to find out who set off a pipe bomb near an apartment building in Akron, sending shrapnel flying through one of the occupied units. “There is no doubt that...
- Posted December 9, 2015
Trashing the System; Trash Hauler Cited for Early Pick-ups
Trash hauler fined for early morning pick-ups Ephrata Police have cited Joseph A. Colon of Columbia, for violating an Ephrata Borough ordinance for early. Police cited him for collecting trash at 4:30 a.m. on Tuesday Dec. 1....
- Posted December 4, 2015
Cocalico area police log
The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: WARRANT: Police stopped a vehicle driven by James Becker, 31, Wernersville, for a traffic violation in the 2100 block of North Reading Road Nov. 18. After offering a fictitious...
- Posted December 2, 2015
Investigation continues into fatal accident on Woodcrest Avenue
A Lititz woman struck by a vehicle Monday evening while walking her dog in Lititz died early Tuesday morning. Karen D. Grover, 55, died after receiving life-saving efforts, including CPR administered by emergency responders at the scene...
- Posted November 4, 2015
Ephrata Cops in Pursuit of a Cure
The Ephrata Police Department is in pursuit and asking for the community’s help as they chase after a cure for breast cancer throughout the month of October. Cops in Pursuit of a Cure is a fundraiser started...
- Posted October 7, 2015
Second ENB Bank Robbery in 4 Months
Police continue to search for a man who pulled off a daring mid-day bank robbery in downtown Ephrata last Thursday. The man entered a small walk-up area at the Ephrata National Bank branch drive-thru at 42 E....
- Posted July 22, 2015
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
Berks blast kills CHS grad
A boiler explosion that killed a 27-year-old Ephrata man Friday at a Berks County firm was accidental, but the exact cause is still under investigation, officials said Monday. Jacob John Lopez, a father of two young sons...
- Posted April 1, 2015
Kmart burglary arrest made
An arrest has been made regarding two burglaries that occurred at Kmart in Ephrata Township. Timothy J. Schittler, 23, and from the 500 block of North Plum Street in Lancaster City, is charged with two counts of...
- Posted April 30, 2014
Ephrata Township crash injures five
A three-vehicle accident in Ephrata Township injured five people Monday night, according to police. Frieda Schmidt, public relations manager at Lancaster General Health, said Tuesday that Reuben Weaver III, 62, of Ephrata was in critical condition and...
- Posted April 23, 2014