• Ten Thousand Villages to relocate Ephrata store

    Ten Thousand Villages — beloved for its adherence to fair trade and ethical sourcing &tstr; recently announced that it will be relocating its Ephrata store location. “After careful consideration and assessment of the store’s overall financial viability,...

    • Posted October 9, 2019
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  • Ephrata Police withdraw Adamstown shooting range proposal

    The Ephrata Police Department formally withdrew their proposed shooting range in Adamstown Borough on Sept. 26. The Sept. 18 Fire and Safety committee meeting was attended by several members of the community, who expressed various concerns over...

    • Posted October 2, 2019
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  • Adamstown committee discusses shooting range

    On Sept. 18, at the Adamstown Borough Fire and Safety committee meeting, Ephrata Police responded to a myriad of concerns raised about the proposed shooting range. Committee members councilman Mark Bansner, mayor Dean Johnson, and council vice...

    • Posted September 27, 2019
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  • Denver Memorial Park completes ‘Access for All’ project

      Denver Memorial Park’s Access for All project reached its culmination on the evening of July 15 at the ribbon-cutting ceremony and educational event. The program, held in the band shell of the park, introduced the community...

    • Posted July 24, 2019
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  • Bike park will be first in the state

    The Heatherwood Bike Park will not only offer something fresh and new to Ephrata, but to all of Lancaster County. The mountain biking park is a collaborative effort between Mainspring of Ephrata and the Susquehanna Area Mountain...

    • Posted July 2, 2019
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  • Hometown hero saves choking woman in Burger King

      On April 11, Dakota Boll had no idea that when he clocked in for his shift at the Ephrata Burger King, he would save a life that day. Boll, a 2016 Ephrata High School graduate, has...

    • Posted May 15, 2019
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  • Search crews continue hunt for missing man in Middle Creek State Game Lands

    On Tuesday, March 19, authorities expanded a search for a missing man in the State Game Lands surrounding Middle Creek Wildlife Area in Clay Township. As of the morning of March 20, Northern Lancaster County Regional Police...

    • Posted March 20, 2019
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  • Nation’s school leaders converge on Ephrata

    On March 4, the Ephrata Area School District hosted 40 superintendents from across the U.S. The leaders — representing a number of states, such as North Dakota, Arizona, and Washington — converged upon Ephrata High School on...

    • Posted March 6, 2019
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  • Michael Palm, with his girlfriend, Lainey.
    It was THON-tastic

          ‘We have been blessed’ Michael Palm and Crystal Bryan-Muñoz’s have gone from ‘patients to participants’ at THON, Penn State University’s enormous philanthropy dedicated to childhood cancer research and enhancing the lives of families and...

    • Posted February 27, 2019
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  • Local artist shares talents with community

    Christina Synder may be new to Lancaster County, but she is not new to art. She recently moved to the Lancaster area from Nashville, Tenn. where she obtained a BFA in photography from the Art Institute. But...

    • Posted January 30, 2019
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