All posts tagged "featured"

  • DiBlasi’s Sandwich Shop is a Main Street institution in Denver.
    DiBlasi’s calling it a day in Denver

    DiBlasi’s Sandwich Shop and Catering Business, a downtown Denver landmark at 328 Main St. for 42 years, will close on Saturday, Aug. 20. “It’s bittersweet,” said owner Sam DiBlasi. “It was a quick decision made by Callie,...

    • Posted August 3, 2016
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  • Adamstown’s Morgan Haines shaved seven-tenths of a second off her seeded time in the Girls Open free to add seventh place points to the Gators’ championship showing on Saturday. Photo by Mike Shull
    Pool Sharks: Adamstown dominates the field, wins fourth-straight league title

      Adamstown won its last three Lancaster Summer Swim League titles, using big second days individually to overcome first-day deficits. This year, the Division One champion Gators set the tone from the start. Adamstown won a total...

    • Posted August 3, 2016
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  • Amber and Gregg Stief enjoying a moment on the Legion dance floor recently.
    Couple dances to save puppies

    And a first-hand look at Legion ballroom lessons Like many couples, Gregg and Amber Stief of Ephrata managed to bring separate interests to their marriage. Gregg brought ballroom dancing into Amber’s life, while she introduced him to...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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  • Brielle Brock greets Justine with a big hug.
    So how about some Fresh Air?

    After their two oldest children went off on their own, Lora and Ron Brock, of Ephrata, found a way to bypass the empty nest; they added another chick. The Brocks are the parents of Brittany and Brandon,...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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  • Elsa, the lost and found dog
    Elsa’s 13-day (mis)adventure

    “As she got a little closer, her tail started waging and Lisa knew that Elsa recognized her.” You may have noticed flyers posted around town seeking the public’s help in finding Elsa, a Havanese dog who took...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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  • Becca Brown anchored the last leg of Adamstown’s first place girls open 200 free relay Saturday at the Division One Meet held at Overlook.
    Adamstown three-peats as Division One champs

    Wins 24 events en route to capturing title The Adamstown Gators swim team captured its third–straight Division One championship in dominant fashion this past Saturday at Overlook Pool. The Gators overwhelmed the competition, scoring 898.50 points to...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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  • Ephrata’s Dylan Embiscuso (left) puts the tag on the runner during a recent midget league game. Photo by Stan Hall.
    Lions overcome 0-6 start to make LNP Tourney field

    The Ephrata Lions midget baseball team got off to a rocky start this season. In fact, the Lions, coached by first-year head man Matt Herbener, lost their first six games and appeared dead in the water. But...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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    Never lose hope: Vic’s Victory

    Vic’s Victory: As told by a life-long Ephrata resident In the decades that spawned the Vietnam War; Star Wars; lava lamps; Pac Man; Rubik Cubes and Swatch watches, Vic was among many doing things other than having...

    • Posted July 23, 2016
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    Black Devils remembered in film

    On July 13, at Ephrata Main Theatre’s screening of “Victory Remembered: Legacy of the Black Devils,” World War II veteran views the story he lived by Laurie Knowles In 1942, the United States and Canada joined to...

    • Posted July 21, 2016
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    Concerns over sidewalks at Wildflower Pond

    Clay Twp. won’t take or dedicate the roads until  Home Owners Association is in place. by Marylouise Sholly   Concerns about sidewalks, liabilities and responsibilities brought three residents of the Wildflower Pond development to the Clay Township Supervisors...

    • Posted July 21, 2016
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