All posts tagged "featured"

  • Photo by Donna Reed

A view of Mazzotta Road from the cul-de-sac looking towards Wollups Hill Road in West Cocalico Township.
    On the street where they live…

    At perhaps one of its most low-key meetings in some time, the West Cocalico Township supervisors spent about one-third of its 30-minute April 21 session discussing ownership of a street in the municipality. Residents who live along...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Progress continues on merger of East Cocalico volunteer fire companies

    Fire chiefs from the three East Cocalico volunteer fire companies reported to the East Cocalico Township supervisors on April 16 that the steering committee and other committees formed last year are meeting regularly with the goal of...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Simeon Thorpe serves up a ball during a recent match. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Eagles fall to Streaks in league semifinals

    The final score told only part of the story Monday as Section Two runner-up Cocalico squared off against unbeaten Section One champ and perennial power Manheim Township in the L-L League team semifinals. The host Streaks pulled...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Four shot
    ‘Who’s going to call chicken first?’ (PLUS VIDEO)

    Council rebuffs suggestions to alleviate Akron’s lawsuit against the mayor by Patrick Burns Councilman Dan McCormac contained his frustration at Monday’s Akron Borough Council meeting. But just barely. “Who’s going to call chicken first?” McCormac asked. “At...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Eph rec
    Rec & borough agree on matching funds

    “We did not approach the borough and ask for $100,000.” That was a comment made by Ephrata Recreation Center Executive Director Jim Summers at Monday night’s Ephrata Borough Council meeting in advance of a vote to approve...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Dylan Sattazahn (40) avoids LMH blockers Jarred Sands (2) and Garyd Martin (1) with a shot during Tuesday’s big match in Denver. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Having a blast

    Eagles dominate Blazers in first-place showdown Cocalico made a huge statement Tuesday night in Denver in its first place Section Two showdown with Lancaster Mennonite. In the past, the Eagles may have let their early 1-0 lead...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Brian Wentz (17) is signaled safe at second during Mon¬day’s game at Warwick. Warrior second baseman Tyler Martin (4) looks on. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Warriors prevail, out-slug Ephrata

    Drew Keller was sitting fastball against Ephrata’s Austin Lowery. The Warwick senior didn’t get that pitch. But it didn’t matter. Keller adjusted to a first-pitch curve from Lowery and smashed his first varsity home run, a two-run...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • zzz Winters still
    ‘Rocky’ Start on Winters Memorial (Video)

    Workers this morning began groundbreaking on the Winters Leadership Memorial. The dedication ceremony is scheduled for Monday, May 25 (Memorial Day) at 3 p.m. There is no cost, and everyone is encouraged to attend, but we do...

    • Posted April 13, 2015
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    Borough-Rec accord?

    It looks like Ephrata will adopt a measure to grant up to $100,000 in capital campaign matching funds to the Ephrata Rec Center But the approval of the unbudgeted expenditure hinges on the Ephrata Rec’s approval of...

    • Posted April 9, 2015
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  • ER McDs fenced
    Smaller McDonald’s planned

    The owners of the burned-out McDonald’s at the Cloister Shopping Center say a reconfigured fast-food operation could be open within three months. Local residents and Cloister Shopping Center business tenants were excited to learn that demolition of...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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