All posts tagged "featured"

  • Staying safe on local roads for Memorial Day

    Prior to major holidays in the United States, the American Automobile Association, (AAA), provides drivers with estimates of vehicles on the road, potential bottlenecks, and provides safety tips. The AAA doesn’t dwell on it, but it always...

    • Posted May 22, 2019
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  • Primary election is Tuesday

    Ed Note:  The printed version of The Ephrata Review omitted some GOP candidates for Ephrata Borough Council. Those candidates are  Gregory S. Zimmerman, 1st Ward; Melvin Weiler, 2nd Ward; Ricky L. Ressler, 3rd Ward; and Linda Martin...

    • Posted May 17, 2019
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  • Ephrata’s Tyler Shue crosses the finish line in front of Manheim Township’s Evan Dorenkamp and Leba-non’s Riley Klick to win the gold in the 800 Saturday at the L-L League Meet at Hempfield. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Golden Shue: Junior wins 800, sets school record in 1600

    Tyler Shue had a big decision to make. The reigning L-L League and District champ as well as State runner-up in the 800 trailed Lebanon’s Riley Klick by a good 30 meters heading into the second to...

    • Posted May 16, 2019
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  • Cocalico sophomore Olivia Sensenig comes in for a landing in the girls’ long jump. She won three medals Saturday, including gold in the long jump. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Sensenig & Gingrich claim first L-L titles

    Olivia Sensenig picked the right time to come up with the biggest two jumps of her young high school career. Saturday at the L-L League Meet at Hempfield, the sophomore broke her personal record in the long...

    • Posted May 16, 2019
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  • What it’s all about

    Steady rain can’t dampen success of 30th Mother’s Day convoy An estimated 700 trucks rolled from Burle Industries in Lancaster through the rain down 222 North to Brownstown, before eventually traveling through Akron and downtown Ephrata before...

    • Posted May 16, 2019
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  • Sometimes life needs a little dash of salt

    Terram Olei debuts new Halotherapy booth, offers wide range of natural products A trip to Green Dragon Market is a Friday tradition for many Ephrata residents. It’s the perfect place to stock up on fresh fruit and...

    • Posted May 15, 2019
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  • Hillcrest Swim Club stays afloat for another season

    Half a century ago, a group of civic-minded Akronites banded together to form the Hillcrest Swim Club. They pooled their resources, built a swimming pool, a baby pool and poolhouse on 337 Pool Road, on a two-acre...

    • Posted May 15, 2019
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  • Whistle Stop Party on the Plaza starts May 18

    Mainspring of Ephrata will be hosting the Whistle Stop Party on the Plaza on the third Saturday of each month from May through October from 4:30 to 8 p.m. at the Whistle Stop Plaza, located along Main...

    • Posted May 8, 2019
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  • Faith Hershberger, shown here competing in the triple jump, cap-tured two individual events Monday as the Ephrata girls clinched their seventh Section Two crown in eight years. Photo by Tom Sheaffer 
    Champs, times two

    EHS boys, girls clinch section titles with wins over Solanco   While highly-successful individually, the Ephrata boys track team has played second fiddle to the girls in recent years. Coming into this season, the girls’ program had...

    • Posted May 8, 2019
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  • Beep beep!

    30th annual Mother’s Day Truck Convoy coming through town The 30th annual Mother’s Day Truck Convoy is revving up for another record-breaking event as it aims to raise $550,000. The Truck Convoy is annually the longest truck...

    • Posted May 8, 2019
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