• Sneak peek! – New brews for Lititz Craft Beer Fest

      The folks at the Lititz Craft Beer Fest have been kind enough to let #hopinaround readers be the first in the know about some newcomers for this year’s fest. The next round of announced breweries for...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • This is not your grandma’s barbershop!

    Acappella concert Sept. 23 Red Rose City Chorus will perform a concert at Lancaster’s Ware Center, 42 N. Prince St., on Sept. 23 at 2 p.m. The chorus, comprised of 40 women from five surrounding counties, performs...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • Ephrata’s J.T. Truskey (right) and Carson Brenize of Manheim Central battle for the ball in the open field Monday. Photo by Dick Wanner
    Mounts survive Barons scare

    Two goals in five-minute span keys Ephrata win As the current top-ranked AAAA boys soccer team in the District and one of the few unbeaten squads remaining, Ephrata is going to get the other team’s best shot...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • Retro fall planned at Penn Cinema

      Retro films at Penn Cinema have been an offering for some time, but a recent decision has been made to lower the price of the screenings. Now, moviegoers can enjoy beloved older films for $5. The...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • Ephrata’s Angel Wratto puts the hit on Warwick’s Trey Glass during Friday’s game at War Memorial. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    The Male stays at Warwick

    Off the field, Carter Forney isn’t very loud. But his play between the white lines? That’s a different story. “One of the reasons he was selected as a captain was for that very reason,” Warwick coach Bob...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • This week at the movies…

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • Free Elvis tribute at Eicher

    Brad Crum will perform his tribute to Elvis Presley show Sept. 24, at 2 p.m., at the Eicher Arts Center, 409 Cocalico St. in Ephrata Borough’s Grater Park. Admission is free. Refreshments will be provided. Crum sings...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • Cocalico’s Devon Fichtorn (right) raises the ball after blocking a punt and returning it for a touchdown in the first quarter of Friday’s game vs.Upper Perkiomen. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Eagles blank Upper Perk in final non-league tune-up

    Cocalico’s defense spent a lot of time on the field in the first half of Friday’s non-league game at home vs. Upper Perkiomen. True, the Indians did put together a few time-consuming first-half drives which didn’t result...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • Free family fun at Ephrata Community Church

    Ephrata Community Church will hold a Family Fun Fest on Sunday, Sept. 24, from 3 to 7 p.m. The church is located at 70 Clay School Road, Ephrata. Everything is free. There will be food, games, crafts,...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • Births – Reported Sept. 20, 2017

    BRUBAKER, Ivan and Martha N. (Burkholder), Denver, a son, at home, Sept. 15. DAY, Hannah, and Rick W. Hutchinson, Denver, a son, at Women & Babies Hospital, Sept. 10. DOYLE, Bethany, and Brian C. Ceaser, Ephrata, a...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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