All posts tagged "announcement"

  • LR20160211_JamacanEvents2
    Dance, concert will benefit Jamaica missions

    Two upcoming events will be held at Brick Gables, 800 E. Newport Road, Lititz, to benefit Youth With A Mission (YWAM) in Montego Bay and Stone’s Hope, Jamaica. The events are being sponsored by a group of...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • The Anniver5ary Hegemony stout harkens back to St. Boniface’s
beginnings. (Photos by Michael Upton)
    Happy Anniver5ary, St. Boniface!

      Five years can make a big difference. When I first wrote about St. Boniface Craft Brewing Company, the publication running the story didn’t even post all their stories online. That story is almost lost to time,...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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  • Beef tongue taco makes a great appetizer.
    Downtown diversity

    New Mexican restaurant is a great addition to the Lititz culinary experience Downtown Lititz has its share of unique food choices, but we could always use a few more. Right now there’s a lot of buzz about...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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  • Boating down the Colorado River below Havasu Creek in Grand Canyon National Park. NPS  photo by Mark Lellouch.

There are three different river trip opportunities through Grand Canyon National Park. Learn more:

While on river trips, we all seek something special for ourselves, our families, and our friends. This might be solitude or camaraderie, or both. Even though we are unique individuals, we visit the river and the canyon for many of the same reasons. By considering the needs of others and by leaving the canyon as pristine as or better than you found it, everyone has the potential to create a positive and safe river experience.
    Travelogue will explore Colorado River this Saturday

    Rotary Club of Lititz fourth travelogue of the season will feature “Journey into the Great Unknown – The Exploration of the Colorado River.” The Rotary Club of Lititz Fourth Travel and Adventure Series will be held Saturday,...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • Steel Radiance
    Cool lineup!

    Fire & Ice entertainers revealed Those who brave the cold to attend the Fire & Ice Block Party on Friday, Feb. 12, from 5 to 9 p.m., in downtown Lititz and Lititz Springs Park, will be entertained...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • Members of the Cocalico High School football squad will be on hand
on Feb. 5-6 at Weaver Markets to help with the collection of soup and
other canned meal items for the Faith United Evangelical Lutheran
Church Souper Bowl. Pictured (left to right) are Brady Sawyer, Mason
Strunk, Brady Maxwell, and Daniel Miklas. The canned items will benefit
the Peter’s Porch food ministry. (Photo courtesy of Jim Kreider)
    Everyone wins at the Souper Bowl

      Despite the existence of many community food banks, hunger is still an ongoing issue in Cocalico, Ephrata, and Lititz. It was due to local hunger statistics that Pastor Matt Lenahan of Akron Zion Lutheran Church founded...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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  • LR20151224_AsherLee
    Grammy-winning Brits to rock The Main in Ephrata

    “I don’t care what they say / I won’t stay in a world without love.” – Peter and Gordon, “A World Without Love,” released April 27, 1964 Peter Asher is often labeled as a British guitarist, singer,...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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  • Iron-Valley-Miners-Club-DEC2015
    Taste of the Town: Happy Holidays from Miner’s Club and Iron Valley Tubing

    Everyone at Miner’s Club and Iron Valley Tubing wishes you a happy holiday and wonderful New Year. They are also wishing for snow! The season has been unseasonably warm so far, but snow is bound to come....

    • Posted December 23, 2015
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  • ER20151216_brossmanfund08
    Sweigart foundation awards $405,000 in grants for 2015

    The Anne Brossman Sweigart Charitable Foundation awarded 43 grants totaling $405,000 at the annual Christmas Tea held at the Anne Brossman Sweigart Charitable Foundation Headquarters in Ephrata, which was one of Sweigart’s former homes, Dec. 10. Nearly...

    • Posted December 23, 2015
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  • Not a silent night…East Cocalico supervisors field questions in lively last meeting before holiday

    Just like Santa Claus spoke not a word but went straight to his work in Clement Moore’s “The Night Before Christmas,” the East Cocalico supervisors sparingly answered questions and passed the proposed $5,284,995 million 2016 budget at...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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