All posts tagged "featured"

  • ER Spring2
    Get out! Spring is really Here?

    One week after nearly a foot of snow, the melt is on as temperatures soar. Just a week after having off school for Winter Storm Stella, Ephrata students were all smiles on the first days of spring....

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • Recently retired Akron Borough Manager Dan Guers.
    Dan Guers, retired Akron Borough manager, takes a look back

    When Dan Guers retired as Akron’s borough manager Sept. 28, he retired from moving, too. The house he shares with his wife, Patricia, is the 13th home they’ve lived in and they don’t intend to put themselves...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • Firefighters battles a suspicious fire at 102 Meadow Valley Road in Ephrata Township, PA on March 20, 2017. KIRK NEIDERMYER | LCW Correspondent Photographer
    Firefighters work together for Clay area

    Over the weekend of Feb. 25, more than 100 volunteer firefighters from a half dozen local companies were out in force, helping the residents of northern Lancaster County after a wave of destruction caused by strong winds...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • This  telephone  pole  on Fulton  Street  in  Akron was  part  of  the discussion  at  Akron Borough  Council recently.
    Akron council considers Colonial Drive-to-rail-trail connection

    With Akron’s parks budget stretched to its limit, borough councilman Nathan Imhoff said he is investigating the possibility of a GoFundMe campaign to pay for an access path from Colonial Drive to the rail trail that skirts...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • Cocalico’s “sixth man” Jerry Stoner (left) puts up a shot during the 1977 State championship season.
    Forty years ago, Cocalico won it all, Eagles’ run to a State title

    This year marks the 40th anniversary of Cocalico’s magical run to the 1977 State Class AA Boys Basketball Championship. That team went 31-4 and won section, league and district titles before capturing the State crown. This piece...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • Kristie Ohlinger, Megan Riggs and Ed Fernandez appear at the Ephrata Performing Arts Center in Shakespeare's "King Lear" on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.
    King Lear: the method to the madness

    Et tu, Brute? The Ides of March ushered in the year’s only major winter storm, dumping more than a foot of snow on Lancaster County. The white stuff blanketed the grounds around the Sharadin Bigler Theatre over...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • Students at Cocalico High School prepare for their school musical set for March 17-19.
    Forbidden planets, rock ‘n’ roll and Shakespeare at Cocalico

    If any of the words that appear in the title appeal to you, you will love the Cocalico Playmakers’ production of Return to the Forbidden Planet, directed by Jere Kimmich. Make sure to invite your parents, your...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • Lacey Lawson of Ephrata was out enjoying the snow Tuesday as he father Clint was cleaning sidewalks near the square.
    Stella! Winter’s final roar?

    Late snow storm, biggest of season, shuts down area They say March weather comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb. But what about in between? This year, locals experienced mid-March weather known as...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • Cocalico’s Ben Fromm (left) ties up with Eli Grape of Upper St. Clair in Saturday’s seventh-place bout at Giant Center in Hershey. Photo by Mike Shull
    Fromm claims State medal

    Becomes first Eagle medalist since Steve Fittery in 2006 Wrestlers can certainly ride a roller coaster of emotions throughout the three-day State Tournament. That’s just the nature of the beast. And it was certainly the case for...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • Snow pile
    Review deadline changing due to snow forecast

    Due to the snowstorm forecast for our coverage areas Monday evening into Tuesday, The Ephrata Review and Lititz Record Express will be moving up its section deadlines for this week’s editions to today (March 13) at noon....

    • Posted March 13, 2017
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