All posts tagged "featured"

  • Ephrata Crossings hotel plans advance

    Ephrata Township supervisors adopted an amendment to the township’s non-residential land development agreement last week that paves the way for construction of the four-story hotel that will be the centerpiece of the Ephrata Crossings development. Expected to...

    • Posted August 14, 2019
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  • Lights! Camera! Ephrata!

    It was an exciting morning last Friday at The New Main Theatre as a crew was busy shooting scenes for the upcoming short film “Calf Rope.” According to the film’s press release, the production is “a tender...

    • Posted August 14, 2019
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  • For Pete’s sake

    A longtime Lancaster Farming executive who retired about a year and a half ago is returning as its president. J. Peter Lindquist said he has been in the newspaper business for about 35 years and spent 12...

    • Posted August 7, 2019
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  • Ephrata Crossings, Lakeside Villas projects moving swiftly

    A prospective tenant list of Ephrata Crossings includes a Hilton Hotel, Jersey Mike’s, Panera Bread, AT&T, Super Cuts, Planet Fitness and Chipotle. While Ephrata Township officials said this week that no updates have been submitted for the...

    • Posted August 7, 2019
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  • East Cocalico hires interim manager

    East Cocalico Township board of supervisors ended their search for a new township manager, at least for now. At the board’s Aug. 1 meeting, the board voted to approve Penny C. Pollick as interim manager, replacing the...

    • Posted August 7, 2019
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  • Bill Burgess, longtime Ephrata Review president, retires

    At their first meeting, Don Hoover recalled, Bill Burgess was standing outside in miserable winter weather, engaging attendees of an agriculture event. With a stream of water running between his boots, Burgess asked probing questions, handed out...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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  • State legion tourney to return to the War

    The Pennsylvania State American Legion Baseball Tournament, as well as the Region Four Tourney, are headed back to Ephrata’s War Memorial Field. Local Post 429 made the following announcement Monday morning on Twitter: “BIG ANNOUNCEMENT TIME!! We...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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  • Summers Trucking employees meet new owners: themselves

    Summers Trucking employees gathered for breakfast Saturday morning at the Ephrata American Legion. After ham and eggs and all the fixings, the 91 employees learned that the Summers family owners, Becky, John and Ken, had transferred their...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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  • ‘Everyone was kind’ Woodcrest celebrates 50 years of summer camp

    In 1969, when he was seven years old, Barry Herman was given a gift he would cherish all his life — day camp at the Woodcrest Retreat in the wooded hills outside Ephrata. Now 56, Herman said...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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  • Keller hangs up the stop sign

    “I can’t believe it’s been 25 years that I’ve been a crossing guard,” said Gloria Keller. “I applied because I knew I wanted something to do after the Moyer-Gerber plant closed in March of 1994. Over the...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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