• More than a ‘den of serpents’…

    West Cocalico supervisors talk Web site modernization Visit the West Cocalico Township Web site, and one of the first things you’ll see is something about a “den of serpents.” This odd moniker is even included in the...

    • Posted August 9, 2017
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  • Military veteran from Denver dies after crashing during benefit motorcycle ride in Schuylkill County

      A Lancaster County man died after a crash during a benefit motorcycle ride Sunday in Schuylkill County. Harry T. Heckathorn, 49, of Denver, died of his injuries Tuesday at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, according to...

    • Posted August 9, 2017
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  • East Cocalico Police Chief Terry Arment, center, helps a youngster decide which information she’d like to put into her plastic “Police” bag. Information available included colorful pamphlets about McGruff Safe Kids, Stop Bullying, Identity Theft and pencils. At left is Corporal Chris Progin and at right is Officer Christopher Luongo. Photos by Alice Hummer
    National Night Out a busy one in Reamstown

    East Cocalico Police sponsored National Night Out at Reamstown Park, Tuesday, Aug. 1. Similar events occur all over the United States at the same time. “We had a wonderful turn-out and the well-planned event was coordinated by...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • East Cocalico Police Log, August 2, 2017

    The East Cocalico Police Department reported the following: DUI: Brenda Brown, 55, Bernville, was charged with two counts of driving under the influence and a traffic violation after an incident at 1:14 a.m. July 16. Police were...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • Corey Bean, National Merit Finalist, visits his alma mater. Photo by Kimberly Marsellas
    Recent CHS graduate, National Merit finalist, to attend Messiah College

    During his freshman and senior years at Cocalico High School, Corey Bean dabbled in electronics, harnessing power and learning how it can change the way our world sounds. A guitarist and member of his church youth band,...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • Improvements underway in Cocalico school buildings

    Summertime means construction time for schools, and the Cocalico School District is no exception to the rule this year. Work is ongoing at the administration building, where crews are painting walls and installing new carpeting this week....

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • South Fourth Street Bridge construction site in Denver set for signal

    A traffic signal allowing alternating single-lane traffic at the South Fourth Street bridge replacement construction site should be operating Wednesday, Aug. 2. Borough Manager Mike Hession explained this is pending UGI finishing the gas main relocation from...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • Free activities at Reamstown’s National Night Out

    It’s time for a night out! The invitation is out for everyone to enjoy free games, food, bucket rides high in the air in a fire truck and meeting local police, firemen and ambulance personnel on Tuesday,...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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  • Reinholds Road Bridge over Swamp Creek reopens ahead of schedule

    The Reinholds Road bridge, which spans Swamp Creek in East Cocalico Township reopened to traffic at around Friday afternoon, July 21. Reinholds Road is officially designated as State Route 1055. This bridge was replaced as part of...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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  • All wet…but not anymore

    Take a good look at these photos taken of Reamstown Memorial Park following the heavy rainstorms of Sunday night into Monday morning. Water stood feet deep and ran swiftly through the park, displacing picnic tables and benches,...

    • Posted July 26, 2017
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