All posts tagged "announcement"

  • PennyTurkey
    Ephrata non-profits join the ‘Extraordinary Give’

    While more than $6.1 million was pledged county-wide last Friday, several Ephrata area organizations joined the fundraising effort with displays at the Ephrata Public Library. The fourth year of the Extraordinary Give was a record-breaker, with new...

    • Posted November 25, 2015
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  • ER20151125_BoroLibrary
    Proposed borough library funding cuts debated Monday

    While the proposed 2016 Ephrata Borough municipal budget does not call for a tax increase, the news may not be as good for the Ephrata Public Library. The question is, will that change? Details of the proposed...

    • Posted November 25, 2015
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  • LLR Gas Electronic Device20151123_
    Turkey-Trotting? Police: “Stay off electronic devices”

      Here’s what you might want to know if you’re traveling on Thanksgiving holiday.  by Patrick Burns If you’re getting behind the wheel to travel over the Thanksgiving holiday, expect cheaper gas, increased police coverage, good weather,...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Lenny Harding (left) took this selfie with U.S. Open cham - pion In Gee Chun in the parking lot of Lancaster Country Club just after the tournament Sunday.
    Selfie with the Champ

    Lenny Harding was in the right place at the right time late Sunday afternoon as he checked in to perform his volunteer duties at the Women’s U.S. Open held at Lancaster Country Club. The Ephrata High School...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Cocalico Corner: You can fight with City Hall

    You can’t fight City Hall! How often have you heard that? How often have you said that? And, do you believe that? I’ve got some breaking news for you: Sometimes, the tables are turned and City Hall...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • West Cocalico to pay Ephrata to prepare police proposal

    Following months of seeming indecisiveness and controversy regarding future township police coverage, the West Cocalico supervisors took one clear step forward at their July 14 meeting. In a unanimous vote — but not one made without serious...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Freshly baked pretzels still hot from the oven lie on the cooling rack before being packaged for sale at the Mumma Pretzel Bakery.
    Pretzel Fest: twisted fun for everyone

    The fourth annual Lititz Pretzel Fest is set for May 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in downtown Lititz. Sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Lititz Area, the event is unique in that it appeals to adults...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • A sure sign of summer: Denver finalizes community pool plans

    Council members approval for pool management and snack bar vendor at their Monday, April 13, meeting clears the way for opening the 92-day Denver Community Pool season. Council approved payment of $499 per day for the Ephrata...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Artist Mara Berzins leads the class through the painting of a
butterfly on a sunflower.
    Crafts & Draughts at JoBoy’s

    Josh Shelley wants you to unlock your inner artist … over a couple of beers. Shelley, the owner of Lancaster-based Crafts & Draughts, is bringing his artistic activities to JoBoy’s Brew Pub every second Tuesday. Crafts &...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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