• 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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    The best of the Fests

    Probably the grandest brew fest of all time rolled through our area last weekend. In order to mark their East Coast expansion by adding a brewery in Asheville, N.C., California-based Sierra Nevada Brewing Company created Beer Camp...

    • Posted August 13, 2014
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  • Corina Connelly (Margot) belts out a show-stopping solo.
    Think pink!

    EPAC presents “Legally Blonde the Musical” Pulling up a personal anecdote to connect myself with EPAC’s presentation of “Legally Blonde the Musical” was going to be difficult. I can’t say I’ve ever been misjudged for having a...

    • Posted August 6, 2014
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    Movie night to benefit Andrew family

    Everyone has their share of fond memories of going to the movies. But for one local couple struggling to beat cancer, going to the movies this Thursday evening will be a night to remember. That night, Eric...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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    Denver man will perform at Ware Center

    Free music and art exhibitions will be open to the public Friday, Aug. 1 at the Ware Center, 42 N. Prince St., as part of Lancaster’s First Friday. All are invited to drop in between 6 and...

    • Posted July 30, 2014
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  • It was a perfect midsummer’s night at Thomas P. Grater Park in Ephrata as the strains of the Kelly Bell Band, Tuesday night’s edition of the Concert by the Creek, melded into the soft evening air.

The group, voted a best blues band in the mid-Atlantic region for a dosen consecutive years, performed their signature sounds as well as funk and rock selections whic they characterize as “phat blues.” The band played well into the setting darkness, with the audience dancing in front of the stage till the very end.

(Photo by Les Martzall)
    Rocking in the park

       

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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  • Sierra Anatasia (left) and Alex Weaver will portray Belle and Gaston in “Beauty and the Beast Jr.” at Cavod Community Theatre on July 26 and 27.
    ‘Beauty and the Beast, Jr.’

    Disney’s classic “Beauty and the Beast” will be performed Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, July 27 at Cavod Academy of the Arts Community Theatre, 665 W. Main St., New Holland. Young Actors Summer Musical Theatre Camp students...

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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    Don’t wait for last call!

    Limited number of tickets available for Lititz’s Craft Beer Fest The inaugural Lititz Craft Beer Fest will be held (rain or shine) on Sunday, Sept. 28, on Main Street in historic downtown Lititz. This event is being...

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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