All posts tagged "featured"

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    Cocalico School Board OKs tax hike

    The Cocalico School Board at its Monday, June 15, meeting passed a final 2015-16 budget that raises property taxes by 2.24 percent, just slightly less than district officials projected in May. The total approved budget of $56.69...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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    EASD tax hike approved

    …in a tight vote on EASD tax hike Average property owner will see $62.52 increase   Despite having passed a preliminary budget calling for a 2.3 percent increase, the Ephrata Area School District Board of Directors briefly...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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  • Veteran modified softball player Skip Buohl follows through while delivering a third inning pitch for his Ephrata team at Willow Street’s Garrett Field. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Still winning after all these years

    The fact that the Good’s Disposal softball team in the Lanco Senior Modified League defeated Elizabethtown for its first win of the season May 26 wasn’t necessarily a big news story. How they achieved that feat, however,...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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     Tidal Waves place third at Woodridge Classic

      Cole Freeman captured four gold medals, while Joey Myer added three firsts and shattered a meet record to lead the Ephrata Tidal Waves to a third-place team finish at the annual Woodridge Swim Classic last Saturday...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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    Ephrata Dunkin Donuts site prepared (VIDEO)

    As The Ephrata Review reported in July 2014, work could begin soon on a new drive-thru Dunkin’ Donuts in front of the Kmart and across from the Wendy’s restaurant on Route 272 and Rothsville Road. The borough...

    • Posted June 16, 2015
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    Spanning the system

      WellSpan details $47 million expansion and purchase of Ephrata Health Pavilion   WellSpan’s growth throughout the local area since October 2013 has been ambitious. It includes opening a new family medicine practice in Manheim, new women’s...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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  • Ephrata first baseman Brandon Schwark (left) stretches for the throw during Tuesday’s game vs. Penn Manor. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Penn Manor hands Ephrata first legion loss

      Penn Manor got a little revenge Tuesday night in Ephrata. And in the process, handed the Chryslers their first loss of the season. The Comets, who lost to Ephrata in the last two District 10 finals...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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  • ( SHOWN HERE IS Randall Shreiner )

Police are seeking Randall Shreiner, left, for questioning in the death of Monica Lee Miller.
    Murderer sentenced

    The family of murder victim Monica L. Miller received swift justice as killer Randall S. Shreiner was sentenced to life in prison on Friday. Shreiner, 58, pleaded guilty June 5 to first-degree murder in the shooting of...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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    Resident stumped by decision

    Resident Dan Sweigart criticizes decision to remove some trees along the Main Street business district. Ephrata Borough’s elimination of some trees along the Main Street business district has sparked contention. George DiIlio, who chairs the Shade Tree...

    • Posted June 10, 2015
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    Library explores the FAQs around ‘Exploring Human Origins’ exhibit

    Smithsonian exhibit will debut here July 29 How many remember the television show, “Dragnet”? Sergeant Friday would say in that robotic, deadpan voice, “Just the facts, ma’am. Just the facts.” The purpose behind that phrase was to...

    • Posted June 4, 2015
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