All posts tagged "featured"

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    THON: Ephrata family gives back

    Penn State’s Bryce Jordan Center has been home to athletic events, pep rallies and football games, but the venue will be jam packed with a different kind of crowd this weekend. Over 700 dancers representing 600-plus student...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • Down By The Glenside will be the opening act at Shamrocks & Shenanigans
    Shamrocks & Shenanigans returns March 5

    For one lucky night, experience the music, drink and celebration of a Celtic life. The second annual Shamrocks & Shenanigans storms into Ephrata on Saturday, March 5, from 7 to 11 p.m., at the American Legion Post...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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    BREAKING: Lescoe headed to Hobart College

    Tucker Lescoe has found a college home. Cocalico’s all-time leading scorer with 1,487 points, who considered several schools from each of the three divisions, decided Tuesday he will spend the next four years at Division Three power...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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    It’s never too late to write a first novel

    Review staff writer pens ‘The Great Truth’ What if we lived forever? Or at least well past 100, and still active and healthy and alert. That’s the novel idea behind Dick Wanner’s new novel, “The Great Truth,”...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • An artist’s rendering of the proposed use for Akron’s Westview Golf Course. Handi*Vangelism Ministries International plans to develop a property for people with special needs and disabilities, and their families.
    New plans for Akron golf course unveiled

    A plan to change Akron’s Westview Golf Course from one kind of green space to another was unveiled Monday night at Akron Borough Council’s regular monthly meeting. Handi*Vangelism Ministries International presented their proposal to develop a facility...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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    Fasnacht Day

      Fasnacht Day! Long-time Ephrata residents know this, but here’s a little history on the fasnacht – a fatty homemade doughnut. Sometimes coated in sugar, it was a tradition that Pennsylvania Dutch housewives made them on Fat...

    • Posted February 9, 2016
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    Lady Mounts dump Mares, clinch Section Two title

    For the third time in the last eight years, the Ephrata girls basketball team found a way to win Section Two of the Lancaster-Lebanon League. They did so Tuesday night in Quarryville, besting Solanco by a score...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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  • “I learned early on to present yourself professionally but also, and more importantly, how you treat other people &tstr; you treat everyone, regardless of their role in an organization or in society, with respect.” Carrie E. Willetts, president of WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital
    Carrie Willetts takes over at WellSpan

    Carrie E. Willetts hit the ground running when she took over last month as the new boss at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital. Willetts, 41, who along with her husband are house-hunting in the Ephrata area, expressed a...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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    A first ‘Cocalico Community Conversation’

    Residents, officials agree on need for localized social services Al though the attendance was light, the discussions were serious as the first of three “Cocalico Community Conversations” occurred Jan. 28 at the Denver Borough Hall. A total...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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    Cocalico names Musser superintendent

    Assistant to Sensenig succeeds him July 1 The Cocalico School Board has promoted long-time employee Ella H. Musser to serve as the district’s next superintendent. Superintendent Dr. Bruce Sensenig announced in December that he planned to retire...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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