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Will Dogs Be Allowed on Path Through Community Park?

Elizabethtown Borough Council members discussed the possibility of allowing people to walk dogs through Community Park on the new pedestrian-bicycle pathway. The borough has a longstanding ban on dogs in borough parks, but Councilor Tom Shaud said at the Borough Council work session on Thursday, Oct. 5, that he wants to rethink the ban along […]

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Categories CommunityElizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedNews

Advocate, Kiwanis Jointly Sponsor School Board Candidates’ Forum

The Elizabethtown Advocate is working with the Kiwanis Club of Elizabethtown to hold a candidates’ forum for contested school board races. The forum is to be held in the Elizabethtown Area Middle School auditorium at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26. It comes two weeks after a similar forum sponsored jointly by the Advocate and […]

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Elizabethtown Group Fighting Homelessness

Elizabethtown has a problem with homelessness, even though it is not as obvious as the problem in major cities. “It happens. They’re here around us,” said Deb Jones, director of Elizabethtown Community Housing & Outreach Services, a group founded to fight the problem. Jones said people are living in cars, in sheds and garages, sleeping […]

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Financial Counseling Services Offered Free of Charge in Elizabethtown

In-person financial counseling services are being offered in Elizabethtown. Services from Tabor Community Services’ Ann B. Barshinger Financial Empowerment Center for Lancaster County include financial assessments, assistance to develop a workable household budget, a personalized action plan to help people achieve their goals, help with reviewing and understanding one’s credit report and how to improve […]

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Categories EAHS BearsField HockeySports

Field Hockey Wraps Up Home Schedule

Nine seniors were honored on Senior Night before Elizabethtown went on to score three goals in the first half to defeat Solanco (2-10, 0-9) 4-0. Aba Aggrey, Hannah Doll, Maya Fanus, Bri Kain, Sharri Kambesis, Hannah McConnell, Hannah Mink, Abby Thomas and Chloe Thomas were the seniors that coach Linda Sten and her staff celebrated […]

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