All posts tagged "featured"

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    Chaos

    Ferocious Storm Rips Through Ephrata by Patrick Burns “It fell just right,” Jeff Holochuck said. He  referred to a 35-foot oak tree whose branches swept across the right side of his expansive property at 700 Pershing Ave....

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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Angela Hurst and Alecia Martin (mother and daughter, honorary caregivers) walking the Caregiver lap with Angela's husband, Randi Hurst.
    Kickin’ cancer’s grasp…Annual Relay for Life Nolanco raises spirits and funds

    With a nod to the 1980s and a change of venue, the American Cancer Society presented the 16th Annual Relay For Life Norlanco on June 19 and 20 at Garden Spot High School. This year’s 1980s theme...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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  • Brenden Molchany of the Ephra¬ta Dragons delivers vs. the War¬wick Phillies Friday night. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Warwick downs Ephrata in 2-1 duel

    A t the time it looked as if Friday’s 12U showdown in Lititz was going to be a precursor to what lies ahead. The game didn’t mean much as far as the standings were concerned. But with...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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  • Dillon Good of the Ephrata Chrys¬lers rips a drive during a recent game. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Chryslers break out bats in three wins

      Despite it’s shiny record, the Ephrata Chryslers’ Post 429 legion team has been a little rusty at the plate this season. However, this past week, the Chryslers won three-straight games, mostly because of their bats. Last...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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  • Jess Gockley, a lung cancer survivor, has become a successful ultra-marathoner.
    In biggest race of her life, Gockley laces up running shoes

      Jessica Gockley lined up with 40 competitors to take on the 64-mile trail course at Trail’s End State Park near Williamsport on May 30. Running and climbing on grassy trails, fire roads, rocks and logged trails,...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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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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