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Mount Joy Twp. Forest Fire Company Seeks OK for Fire Police Service

At the same meeting in which Mount Joy Township supervisors rejected a request to change fees for apartment inspections, supervisors heard from the Mount Joy Township Forest Fire Company about its plans to establish a fire police department. “There is strictly a shortage of fire police in the area,” said Joe Link, the fire company’s […]

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Landlord Says He’ll Sue Mount Joy Twp. Over Inspection Fee

The president of the company that owns the Featherton Crossing development in Mount Joy Township said he has no choice but to sue after township supervisors voted unanimously to reject a request for a volume discount on apartment inspections. “We will absolutely pursue litigation,” Metropolitan Management Group President Kevin Timochenko said in a brief phone […]

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Martin Luther King Day Observed in Elizabethtown

Dozens of people gathered in a pavilion at Elizabethtown Community Park on Monday, Jan. 15, for a local commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Adults and children carried signs with quotations from King from the park to Center Square and back before enjoying hot dogs and hot chocolate. Jon Fuddy, who organized the event […]

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Categories CommunityFeaturedNewsSchool Board News

Donegal Schools Approve Union Contract

The Donegal school board has approved a new four-year contract with teachers. The board unanimously voted at its monthly meeting on Thursday, Jan. 11, to approve a new collective bargaining agreement with Donegal Education Association. “When you think of negotiations, sometimes you think of tenuous, difficult fighting, those types of things. It truly was not […]

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Elizabethtown Church ‘Re-Gifting Project’ Spreads Joy Locally, Globally

As we wrap up the end of what many believe is the “season of giving,” many will reflect on the gifts we’ve given and received. For one local church, a recent seasonal donation project will be memorable for the congregation as well as the community. The Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren recently participated in what […]

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