All posts tagged "featured"

  • What fun it was…

    Great weather, massive parade, few incidents make the 101st Ephrata Fair one of the best The 101st Ephrata Fair wrapped up Saturday evening after a second round of showers; the first came on Kiddies’ Day on Thursday...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • Concession obsession

    In his second year, Latshaw oversees more than 70 fair vendors For Joel Latshaw, his role as concessions director at the Ephrata Fair isn’t all food, fun, and games. Well, to tell the truth, it kind of...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • An Ephrata Borough plow truck rumbles down Main Street after a storm on Feb . 12, 2014.
    Supervisors Mull New Snow Removal Ordinance

    Considering similar law used in West Cocalico Twp.   By Marylouise Sholly No snowflakes are in sight yet, but Ephrata Township is planning ahead, starting with a possible new snow removal ordinance. Randy Groome, road superintendent, suggested...

    • Posted September 30, 2019
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  • One Of a Kind

    Iconic Ephrata Police Chief ‘Bill’ Harvey announces retirement By Patrick Burns During his five-decades-long career, retiring Ephrata Police Chief William ‘Bill’ Harvey has made thousands of decisions. Some were common sense, others split-second, and, of course, the...

    • Posted September 26, 2019
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  • Ephrata has a fever of ‘101’

    It’s the year after the big anniversary for the fair and all signs point to a great week Cow-milking contest with school administrators highlights Ephrata Fair opening The 101st annual Ephrata Fair — Pennsylvania’s largest street fair...

    • Posted September 25, 2019
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  • Anatomy of a transformation

    At 6 p.m. on Monday evening I drove on South State Street and on Main Street from Lincoln Avenue to Parkway in downtown Ephrata. The traffic and landscape was normal, but there were signs. Signs that something...

    • Posted September 25, 2019
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  • MS FitEffect program brings hope to locals

    Karen Hunt was a teacher at Fulton Elementary School when multiple sclerosis changed everything. After 27 years, she was forced to stop teaching and had to learn to walk and talk again. Victor Richard retired from Susquehanna...

    • Posted September 25, 2019
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  • Local Farm Women celebrate centennial

    In the back room of Udder Choice restaurant in Ephrata on Saturday, members and supporters of the Society of Farm Women of Pennsylvania #3 celebrated the organization’s 100th anniversary with ice cream, cake and sandwiches. Members looked...

    • Posted September 25, 2019
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  • New Main to host independent film opening, Q&A session

    The curtain goes up at The New Main on a new independent film, “Right Before Your Eyes,” at 7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 20. The film, which is distributed by Nagra/myCinema, will have a limited nationwide theatrical release...

    • Posted September 20, 2019
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  • Oh baby, what fun!

    Brooklyn, 4, and Kolton Yeagle, 2, and Kennedy Shenk, 1, made this Bugs Life float come to life at the Denver Fair Baby Parade on Sept. 14. The float took first in the wheels category. For more...

    • Posted September 18, 2019
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