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  • Adamstown Powwow planned

    The Adamstown Intertribal Powwow is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 26 and 27, at the Adamstown Rod and Gun Club, 563 Willow St., Reinholds. The celebration gets under way at 10 a.m. and continues through 5...

    • Posted August 16, 2017
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  • Reinholds man charged with sexually abusing 4-year-old girl

    A 70-year-old Reinholds man has been charged with sexually abusing a 4-year-old girl earlier this summer at his home. Donnie W. Painter was arraigned Aug. 9 on charges of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with a child, statutory...

    • Posted August 16, 2017
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  • Out of the blue… Sweigart retires from the East Cocalico Police Department

    “It’s been a wonderful 28 years on a great force,” said Kerry L. Sweigart, as he discussed his career with East Cocalico Police Department. The township supervisors accepted with regret his resignation at their July 20 meeting....

    • Posted August 16, 2017
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  • Emergency responder concerns raised with Denver bridge construction

    Two safety issues relating to the South Fourth Street Bridge replacement project work were discussed at the Denver Borough Council Monday, Aug. 14, meeting. One issue dealt with volunteers and the other with emergency vehicles responding to...

    • Posted August 16, 2017
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  • A monopoly of their own: Denver Fair committee to unveil new game this year

    Have you ever played Monopoly? Surely you’ve noticed the spots that reflect regional spots &tstr; like the Reading Railroad or the Atlantic City Boardwalk. If you liked the familiarity of Monopoly, chances are you’ll really enjoy the...

    • Posted August 16, 2017
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  • Driven to discussion: Adamstown council ponders drunk-driving program, sidewalk concerns

      Members of Adamstown Borough Council were told that the Every 15 Minutes car crash simulation, a staged two-day event intended for juniors and seniors in high school, may be “too traumatizing” for Cocalico students. The program...

    • Posted May 22, 2017
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  • Denver to save money on bridge project

    Denver Borough Council members received good news at their May 8 meeting regarding the South Fourth Street Bridge replacement bids. E-mail communication to Mike Hession, borough manager, indicated the “apparent low-bidder” for the project, Kingsley Construction, came...

    • Posted May 22, 2017
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  • Cocalico Corner: Ain’t no sunshine since he’s ruled

    There was an unwelcome chill in the air in the last couple of weeks. You felt it, didn’t you? I’m not just referring to the unseasonably cool weather. I’m talking about the frosty attitude some elected officials...

    • Posted May 22, 2017
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  • Cocalico Valley Church Tour ticket availability noted

    Tickets for the April 22 Cocalico Valley Church Tour are available in advance at the Historical Society of the Cocalico Valley library, 237-249 W. Main St., Ephrata, or on the day of the tour at any of...

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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  • ‘Souper Bowl’ collection set for this weekend

    Hot soup on a cold day can be one of the most nourishing things — and locals have the opportunity to help their neighbors get some of that nourishment. On Friday and Saturday, Feb. 3 and 4,...

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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