All posts tagged "featured"

  • New bike park already a hub of activity

    The dream of two mountain bike enthusiasts became a reality last Saturday in the form of the Heatherwood Bike Park. Eric Willetts and Collin Zucchi, both Ephrata High School sophomores, had imagined the idea of an official...

    • Posted October 23, 2019
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  • Band showcase wows at War Memorial

    The annual Ephrata High School Marching Unit Showcase of Bands kicked off at Ephrata War Memorial Field at 5 p.m. Oct. 19. Students from as far away as Wissahickon and Pottstown High Schools joined local bands from...

    • Posted October 23, 2019
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  • Crowd gathers for candidates’ forum

    A crowd of nearly 50 attended a local candidate’s forum last Thursday evening at the Ephrata Public Library’s Community Commons building, allowing voters a chance to become familiar with those running for several local municipal and school...

    • Posted October 23, 2019
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  • Adamstown Antiques Extravaganza

    Stepping into Suzanne Christie’s world is like stepping into a photograph of the 1900s. She leafed through an antiques magazine, sitting on an elegant old sofa. She laid out brownies, fruit and pâté for guests and is...

    • Posted October 16, 2019
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  • Local drivers conflicted about zipper merging

    Dear Lancaster County: You can’t handle the zipper merge. You get angry. You cut people off. You block other drivers. Sometimes you even crash. Your inability to grasp a seemingly simple traffic pattern — designed to safely...

    • Posted October 16, 2019
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  • Creek restoration, rec development proposed in Ephrata Township

    Last month, state officials joined representatives from Ephrata Township for a tour of a possible recreation site along the Cocalico Creek within the Autumn Hills development in Ephrata Township. Ephrata Township had recently acquired 16 acres along...

    • Posted October 16, 2019
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  • Ephrata student named to all-national orchestra

    Jamie Chon, an Ephrata High School senior, has been selected as a member of the 2019 National Association for Music Education (NAfME). The NAfME All-National Honor Ensembles (ANHE) represent the top performing high school musicians in the...

    • Posted October 16, 2019
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  • Gen. Blanck honored by Boy Scouts

    More than 50 years after he earned his Eagle Scout badge, Ephrata native Ronald Blanck was again honored by the Boy Scouts of America. At a ceremony held at Dewey Beach, Del. on Sept. 18, Blanck, a...

    • Posted October 16, 2019
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  • Mutts and motors, Oct. 12

    Trackside Room event venue proudly presents the Mutts and Motors Car, Truck, and Bike Show, on Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The event is located at 21 Stevens Road, Stevens, and in addition to...

    • Posted October 11, 2019
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  • Ephrata gettin’ down to ‘Business’

    A unique collaboration is coming to downtown Ephrata. Pour Man’s Brewing Company, whose flagship location is 28 S. Reading Road is planning to install several beer taps inside The Pressed Plate, 52 E. Main St. The eatery,...

    • Posted October 9, 2019
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