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Elizabethtown Borough Plans to Allow Two Trash Containers Per Week

In a split vote, the Elizabethtown Borough Council voted to reject a proposed ordinance that would allow households to put out three trash containers per week instead of the current one. Councilors then voted unanimously to advertise a proposed ordinance to allow for two containers. With a big cutback in the items accepted for recycling […]

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Categories Business NewsFeaturedNews

Darrenkamp’s To Close All Its Grocery Stores

Darrenkamp’s is closing all of its grocery stores, with at least one near Lancaster City being sold to Giant Food Stores. “The liquidation process will begin immediately, with the official closing of all four Darrenkamp’s locations anticipated for early November,” the company said in a news release issued Tuesday, Sept. 4. Several people wrote on […]

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Categories CommunityFeaturedNews

Community Forums Planned In Area About Opioid Epidemic

Lancaster County Joining Forces, through the partnership of Compass Mark and Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, along with support from Donegal Substance Abuse Alliance, and Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care, is offering a free three-part series addressing the opioid epidemic in Lancaster County. This series includes the following topics: Tuesday Sept. 25: Addiction — A […]

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Stone Gables Makes Progress on Moving Covered Bridge There

The Herr’s Mill Covered Bridge is being moved to Stone Gables Estate in Elizabethtown as part of DAS Companies Inc.’s stewardship outreach to save and preserve Lancaster County’s historic architectural treasures. All hurdles have been overcome and now the 210-ton crane arrived Tuesday, Sept. 4, to sure up the structure which was almost lost in […]

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Categories CommunityFeaturedNews

Results of the 2018 Elizabethtown Fair

Following are results from the 2018 Elizabethtown Fair, which ran from Aug. 20-25. Swine-Showman 5-8 years: Champion — Drew Zimmerman, of Manheim; Reserve — Mikayla Nissley, of Middletown. 9-12 years: Champion — Eric Zimmerman, of Manheim; Reserve — Elizabeth Alspaugh, of Middletown. 13-15 years: Champion — Tyler Zimmerman, of Manheim; Reserve — Abrianna Nissley, of […]

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Categories EAHS BearsFeaturedGirls SoccerSports

EAHS Girls Soccer Kicks Off Season by Beating Penn Manor

The Elizabethtown Area High School girls soccer team is beginning anew this season, with only a handful of players with varsity experience, a large number of underclassmen and a new head coach in Brian Ressler. After inclement weather postponed their game against Dallastown, the Lady Bears went on the road to face Penn Manor, a […]

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Categories EAHS BearsFeaturedSportsVolleyball

EAHS Girls Volleyball Team Splits First Two Games, Finishes Second at Tournament

It was a whirlwind start to the 2018 season for the Elizabethtown Area High School girls volleyball team. The Lady Bears played two regular season games in addition to a tournament. While the end results were mixed at times, the team should come away from the slate positive about the rest of the year. Elizabethtown’s […]

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