All posts tagged "Cocalico"

  • Aspiring Eagle Scout saves sister

    The training that 16-old Dylan Koehle has received as a Boy Scout over the years became of critical importance recently. When his 10-year-old sister began choking on a Chapstick cap a few months ago, the Cocalico student...

    • Posted November 14, 2019
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  • East Cocalico votes on Drug Task Force resolution

    On Nov. 7, the East Cocalico board of supervisors voted on a resolution to urge the Lancaster County Commissioners to fully support the county’s Drug Task Force, allowing it “to continue this vital county initiative” and fully...

    • Posted November 13, 2019
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  • Denver council agrees to negotiation of handbill issues

    The proposed handbill ordinance did not come up for a vote at Denver council’s Nov. 11 meeting. Instead, council agreed to negotiate distribution issues with The Shopping News, an unsolicited, weekly publication. Council president Blake Daub appointed...

    • Posted November 13, 2019
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  • Pollick named East Cocalico Township manager

    East Cocalico Township’s hunt for a new township manager is over. At their Nov. 7 meeting, the board of supervisors unanimously appointed Penny C. Pollick to the post. She had served as interim manager since the end...

    • Posted November 13, 2019
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  • Alumbaugh makes write-in bid for Adamstown council

    deLyn Alumbaugh, resident of Stoudtburg Village, is making a late bid for an open seat on the Adamstown Borough Council. Alumbaugh was inspired to run as a write-in candidate following town controversy over the Ephrata Police’s proposed...

    • Posted November 6, 2019
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  • East Coc. candidate wants better municipal relationships, more youth involvement

    For the past 13 years, Jeffrey Mitchell has sat on the East Cocalico Township’s zoning hearing board. “It’s been a good experience,” Mitchell said. “It gives you a lot of insight into ordinances and township law, and...

    • Posted October 30, 2019
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  • West Cocalico to advertise 2020 budget

    On Oct. 15, the West Cocalico Board of Supervisors voted to approve advertising a 2020 budget of just over $3 million. Supervisors James Stoner and Jeff Sauder conducted business; Leon Eby was absent. Township manager Carolyn Hildebrand...

    • Posted October 23, 2019
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  • Library updates Denver council

    At the Denver Borough meeting on Oct. 14, Adamstown Area Library director Carolyn Reiste provided an overview of library services and programs. She reported 77,601 library visitors to date, a ten percent increase over 2018. Program attendance...

    • Posted October 23, 2019
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  • East Cocalico approves road crew collective bargaining agreement

    East Cocalico Township’s board of supervisors agreed to a collective bargaining agreement between the township and its recently unionized road crew workers. At the board’s Oct. 17 meeting, the three supervisors officially accepted the agreement which will...

    • Posted October 23, 2019
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  • Adamstown Antiques Extravaganza

    Stepping into Suzanne Christie’s world is like stepping into a photograph of the 1900s. She leafed through an antiques magazine, sitting on an elegant old sofa. She laid out brownies, fruit and pâté for guests and is...

    • Posted October 16, 2019
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