• Second grader Trevor Michaels shows board members Desiree Wagner (left) and Kevin Eshleman and Superintendent Ella Musser how he programs music using Osmo and the Coding Jam app. Photo by Kim Marselas
    High-tech toy teaches students how to code

    Cocalico school board members spent the first few minutes of their April meeting playing with a high-tech toy. On April 16, Reamstown Elementary School principal Beth Haldeman and second-grade teacher Jennifer Schwambach presented the board with a...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Sharing fee equals access to Denver & Reamstown pools

    Something new is coming this summer for members of the Denver and Reamstown community pools. An additional twenty-five dollar fee added to the membership cost will permit members to use either pool, Denver or Reamstown, at any...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Denver wins Tree City Award for the 20th year

    Denver Borough was awarded the prestigious Tree City USA Award for the 20th consecutive year. The community celebrates this award during its ambitious, annual Arbor Day work day, on Saturday April 28, beginning at 9 a.m. The...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Dogs drive residents barking mad

    A little black and white Shih Tzu is reportedly disrupting properties at “wee hours of the morning” in the borough of Adamstown. the dog was talked about at the April 3 borough council meeting. “You don’t want...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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  • Denver supports current zoning

    Denver Council weighed in as opposed to a special exception application for 352 Main St., Denver, at their April 9 meeting. The building is located in the downtown business district. Dale and Kim Latshaw, Ephrata residents, are...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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  • East Cocalico extends Cocalico Commons Project

    Supervisor chairman Alan Fry, and secretary Doug Mackley, approved a time extension for Benderson, the company working on developing the Cocalico Commons proposed shopping center project, until December 8, 2018. Vice-chairman Romao Carrasco, was absent from the...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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  • Concern mounts over Chronic Wasting

    Prior to an April 5 West Cocalico supervisors meeting, PA State Game Warden Greg Graham was sounding the alarm bells about Chronic Wasting Disease, a condition that affects deer and other related species of mammals called “cervids.”...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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  • Relics from legendary sports giants auctioned

    On March 28, Morphy Auctions, a leading antiques auction house, held a Premier Sports Memorabilia sale. Sports fans, aficionados, and avid collectors attended to catch glimpses of the legendary collectibles and to bid on the items. At...

    • Posted April 6, 2018
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  • Egg retrievers: an Easter ‘tail’

    Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue (DVGRR) held a canine Easter Egg Hunt at its Golden Gateway campus, on 60 Vera Cruz Road, in Reinholds, on Saturday, March 24. The event was open to the public and all...

    • Posted March 28, 2018
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  • Dawn Nolt works with daughter Natalie as they taste a Lemon Pie Shooter dessert. Photo by Art Petrosemolo
    Denver’s Nolt has the recipe for success

    The consumer-driven cooking industry is a multimillion-dollar business with celebrity-hosted television shows, glossy magazines and internet blogs discussing food, providing recipes, cooking tips and more. And, don’t forget QVC and similar cable TV shopping sites for gourmet...

    • Posted March 28, 2018
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