• Ephrata Borough now has nuisance ordinance

    With an eye toward protecting the health and welfare of borough residents, Ephrata Borough Council unanimously passed three nuisance ordinances Monday evening. The new laws deal with noise control, nuisance properties and rental permitting, an ordinance which...

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  • Vendor vetting

    Green Dragon owners discuss steps they take to ensure quality sellers at popular market “We’re in the business of renting space,” Rob Rohrbach of the Green Dragon Farmers Market said. “Getting items for resale is not what...

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  • CanineBall!

    There was the usual canine craziness on Saturday at the annual end-of-summer doggy swim at the Ephrata Community Pool. Dogs of all sizes, colors and temperaments took the plunge, literally, into the pool for an afternoon of...

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  • Electricity up in the air in East Cocalico

    East Cocalico Township Supervisors’ discussions about UGI’s 32-acre parcel along Colonel Howard Boulevard were long and sometimes tense at the board’s Sept. 7 meeting. UGI officials, represented by Dave Stahovich, Senior Director of Operations and UGI attorney,...

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  • Food, pageant fare well at Denver Fair

      Balancing a shiny tiara on her head and smiling for the cameras Tuesday, newly crowned queen Katie Carrasco walked off under conditions many others have not experienced during previous Miss Denver Fair coronations: through a relatively...

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  • Artisans’ Porchwalk is Sept. 29 and 30

    The 19th annual Artisans’ Porchwalk, featuring juried artists and craftsmen, will be held on Friday, Sept. 29, and Saturday, Sept. 30, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The show, which is free to all attending, is held...

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  • Food Truck Frenzy!

    Event attracts 2,000 to Lititz Springs Park There were about 2,000 people at the first ever Food Truck Frenzy last Friday night at Lititz Springs Park, according to Ronnie Ramone. To this reporter it seemed like all...

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  • Memories of Reamstown Days

    The weather for Reamstown Days was beautiful and accompanied by a nice breeze under the canopy of trees at Reamstown Park. This helped bring more than 200 attendees throughout Friday night’s opening festivities which featured Elvis under...

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  • No ‘Doubt’ in EPAC director

    The worth or impact of a director can be hard to discern in the world of theatre. In my movie column, Reel Reviews, I’m often quick to slap the blame on or reward the efforts of a...

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  • Dull Blue Lights at Tellus360

      When they formed in Lititz, they called themselves The Snails, but now they’re Dull Blue Lights. The band will be performing a concert at Tellus360, 24 W. King St., Lancaster, this Friday night, Sept. 15, at...

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