• Homecoming hopefuls

    Who will be Ephrata’s Homecoming Queen 2017? One of these EHS seniors will indeed be crowned during halftime of Friday night’s game against Manheim Central. The candidates are(left to right) Faith Myers, Lexi Flora, Reiley Oleszczuk, Jennie...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Survivor: Chamber’s featured speaker shares day of horror in Boston

    All 110 chairs were turned toward the stage as Boston Marathon bombing survivor Rebekah Gregory was introduced as the featured speaker at the biennial fall dinner of the Ephrata Area Chamber of Commerce Oct. 5. Held at...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Gen. William Thomas “Tom” Hobbins and his wife Robbin helped celebrate the historical society’s 60th anniversary Oct. 7. Photo by Michele Walter Fry
    Ephrata’s own Gen. Hobbins featured guest at Historical Society anniversary celebration

    Retired U.S. Air Force Gen. William Thomas Hobbins greeted a packed dining room at Foxchase Golf Club on Oct. 7 at the 60th Anniversary of the Historical Society of Cocalico Valley. Not one seat was open, and...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Sowing the seeds to ‘Share Your Cheese’

    Lincoln House owners pay off the remainder of Ephrata students’ cafeteria debt in September An idea imagined by an energetic Lancaster real estate agent has inspired generous residents to donate funds to reduce cafeteria debt at school...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Lancaster County Ag Week is Here!

    A week of festivals, food and activities kicks off this weekin Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, to educate consumers about farming. Lancaster County Agriculture Week runs Oct. 7-14. This year’s theme is “Thank a Farmer.” “It’s basically celebrating ag,”...

    • Posted October 9, 2017
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  • Near-perfect week at fair builds excitement for what’s to come for 100th year in 2018

    The 99th Ephrata Fair is officially in the books. Now it’s time for the Ephrata Farmers Day Association to begin planning the big one. Actually, discussions began a year ago by a board dedicated solely to brainstorming...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Fair holds fond memories

    Fair week is all about food, fun, friends, family, and fond memories say the folks who haven’t missed a night at the Ephrata Fair for decades. Now in its 99th year, the five-day fall festival known as...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Library and DEI plan for the Unexpected

    Unique new worldly downtown event features market, music, and $1K table setting contest On Oct. 14 from 5-9 p.m., downtown Ephrata will come alive with the smells, sights and sounds of the world at Ephrata Unexpected, an...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • New Mouse Trap continues beloved midway tradition

    “Ding,” “Ding,” “Ding” the tiny bell rings and out comes his hairy employee with a pointy nose and long tail. No, Steve Taterus does not have a baritone voice and who bellows out, “Hey, Hey, It’s Fat...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Denver Fair’opoly

    Get your copy of this commemorative game by emailing DenverFairGame@gmail.com or purchase your copy at Green Lawn Garage at 39 Lancaster Avenue, Denver, PA 17517 or at The Ephrata Review 1 E. Main St., Ephrata M-F 8am...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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