• Proposed Cocalico Commons Shopping Center site receives extension

    Attorney Jonathan D. Andrews from McNees, Wallace and Nurick, LLC, explained to supervisors at their Dec. 6 meeting that Benderson Development Company, Inc, who proposed developing the 57 acre site along Colonel Howard Boulevard as a shopping...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Denver Borough Council adopts 2019 budget

    Denver Council on Dec. 10 meeting adopted their proposed 2019, 3.6 million budget. It has no tax increase. The millage rate remains at 2.5 mills. Residents will see an increase in water rates from $7.50 to $7.55...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Cocalico School District accepts clean audit

    On Nov. 19, Cocalico School District accepted a clean audit report that found no financial weaknesses but recommended some shoring up of technology standards to enhance security. Carol Roland, a partner at accounting firm Trout, Ebersole and...

    • Posted December 5, 2018
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  • Cocalico School District committed to SRO

    The Cocalico School District remains committed to bringing a school resource officer (SRO) into its buildings, even after two of four municipalities expected to share the cost reneged. At a school board meeting Dec. 3, Superintendent Ella...

    • Posted December 5, 2018
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  • Denver council disappointed by lack of cooperation

    Denver council at their Nov. 26 meeting expressed dismay over West Cocalico Township supervisors and Adamstown Borough council’s correspondence indicating that although they are in favor of Cocalico School District instituting a School Resource Officer (SRO) program,...

    • Posted November 28, 2018
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  • Denver businesses hold ribbon-cuttings

    The Northern Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce was proud to conduct a dual Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Oct. 22 for two of its newest members, AMROD HY and Focus Realty located at 352 Main Street,...

    • Posted November 21, 2018
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  • East Cocalico Twp. appoints tax collector

    In a shortened Nov. 15 meeting due to inclement weather, supervisors considered their list of action items, acting on many and tabling a couple. Sue Nielson was appointed as tax collector, to complete the unexpired term of...

    • Posted November 20, 2018
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  • Veterans wait to introduce themselves to the students at the Veterans Day assembly on Nov. 12. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Land of the free because of the brave

    Adamstown Elementary salutes veterans Adamstown Elementary School held the second annual Veterans Day event on Nov. 12, spearheaded by third grade teacher, Lisa Borry. “We’ve had a great response,” said Borry. There were 41 veterans in attendance,...

    • Posted November 14, 2018
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    Adamstown Area Library enters next phase

    People get excited when they see big pieces of highway construction equipment staging. They rightfully think a large project is about to begin. Likewise, there’s similar excitement at Adamstown Area Library, on the cusp of beginning construction...

    • Posted November 14, 2018
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  • West Cocalico will share SRO costs

    West Cocalico supervisors approved a plan to share costs for a school resource officer (SRO) in the Cocalico School District in their Nov. 1 meeting. The East Cocalico police department will provide staff; East Cocalico PD’s Chief...

    • Posted November 7, 2018
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