• Honey and the Bees will perform an outdoor concert at Eicher Arts Center on Sept. 14.  (Ephrata Review file photo)
    Honey and the Bees at Eicher Arts Center

    Honey and the Bees will play some of the great songs of the 1950s and 1960s on Sept. 14 at 2 p.m. at the Eicher Arts Center in Ephrata. For this show, the band — weather permitting...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • Portraying the Loman family in EPAC’s “Death of a Salesman,” are (left to right): John Kleimo (Willy), Kevin Fennel (Happy), Josh Kirwin (Biff) and Elizabeth Pattey (Linda). The show runs through Sept. 20. (Photo courtesy of EPAC)
    EPAC ‘dead’ on

    Several years ago I had that year. The dryer broke. The dishwasher stopped working. The fan on our HVAC system went. Even the coffee machine gave up the ghost! It was a year I will never forget....

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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    Honey and the Bees at Eicher Arts Center

    Honey and the Bees will play some of the great songs of the 1950s and 1960s on Sept. 14 at 2 p.m. at the Eicher Arts Center in Ephrata. For this show, the band — weather permitting...

    • Posted September 3, 2014
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  • Eva Green, know on the big and small screens for her portrayals of strong women with a dark side, shines in "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For." (Photo courtesy of blackfilm.com)
    ‘Kite’ and ‘Sin City: A Dame to Kill For’

    I watched “Kite” without any background information, but I immediately had the feeling the movie was a spin-off of some kind of animation. “Kite,” directed by Ralph Ziman, is the retelling of a 1998 anime video of...

    • Posted September 3, 2014
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  • Gary Greene prefers to paint on location, rather than in his studio
    Ephrata resident returning to Mulberry Studios

    Gary G. Greene, an Ephrata resident, and formerly of the DC metro area, is returning to The Mulberry Art Studios. In October 2001, Greene had his first exhibit at The Mulberry Studios, now, as his 75th birthday...

    • Posted September 3, 2014
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  • The "Costumes of Downton Abbey" exhibit is on display at Winterthur Museum in Wilmington, Del.
    Ephrata library hosting trip to Downton Abbey exhibit

    Costume aficionados, fashionistas, historians and Downton Abbey fans alike are all invited to join the Ephrata Public Library for a field trip to visit the “Costumes of Downton Abbey” exhibit on display at the Winterthur Museum, Garden...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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    Fetish on the Farm

    Every year, at the end of “harvest season,” Fetish Brewing Company has a party. On Sunday, the CSA (community supported agriculture) brewery and their devoted following gathered at Hopeland Farm in Elizabeth Township. Approximately 100 people showed...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • Robin won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his portrayal of therapist Sean Maguire in "Good Will Hunting." (1997)
    Actor spotlight special: Robin Williams

    For most of us, it will go down as one of those times you remember exactly what you were doing when you heard the news: Robin Williams is dead. My oldest son told me just before we...

    • Posted August 20, 2014
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    Concert will benefit Alzheimer’s Association

    “No matter how lost you are, music can bring you home.” There seems to be no consensus as to who is responsible for the above quote, but there are those who view it as gospel. Among them...

    • Posted August 13, 2014
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  • On Aug. 24, Rothsville will be part of a British invasion — when Forney Field is invaded by nearly 300 British MGs, Triumphs, Austin Healeys, Minis, Morgans, Jaguars, Jensons and Rovers prior to the 2:30 p.m. polo match. (Photo courtesy of Lanco MG Club)
    A Taste of Britain… in Rothsville

    Once a year, Rothsville’s Forney Field becomes the home of nearly 300 British vehicles ranging from MGs, Triumphs, Austin Healeys, Minis, Morgans, Jaguars, Jensons, Rovers and more. The Lanco MG Club hosts its 25th Annual ‘A Taste...

    • Posted August 13, 2014
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