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E-Town Library Opens Business Center to Help Entrepreneurs

For many years, the Elizabethtown Public Library has served as a resource for individuals seeking work and those striving to achieve their dreams. Now, entrepreneurs and business people can take their next steps in success at the library by using the new Business Center on the second floor. The Business Center houses a collection of […]

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Recent Food Service Safety Inspections in Greater Elizabethtown

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, 866-366-3723, uses a risk-based inspection reporting process for restaurants and other food handlers. Following are recent local inspection reports. Gingrich’s Food Market, 216 W. Hill St., Bainbridge, follow-up, Dec. 20. Commercially processed refrigerated, ready-to-eat, time/temperature control for safety food (Lebanon bologna, sweet bologna, chicken breast, deli ham and cheese), located in […]

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Historic Bube’s Brewery in Mount Joy Has New Management, Among Other Changes

Bube’s Brewery Dining and Entertainment has announced that they are ready for some changes. They have a new executive chef, established new menus, developed new entertainment venues and have appointed a new operations manager, Dustin Wilcox. Wilcox, a North Carolina native, has more than 11 years of industry management experience. He has managed at all […]

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Recent Food Service Safety Inspections in Greater Elizabethtown

The Pennsylvania, Department of Agriculture, 866-366-3723, uses a risk-based inspection reporting process for restaurants and other food handlers. Following are recent local inspection reports. Hennigan’s, 1990 W. Main St., Mount Joy, complaint, Dec. 12. Food employees preparing food not wearing beard covers. A half-gallon of milk beyond the sell-by date of 12/10/18 on this day, Dec. 12. Duct tape, not cleanable, being used to […]

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Elizabethtown Businesses Vie in Contest For Seasonal Storefront Decorations

A local business coalition is organizing a holiday window decorating competition for businesses in the Elizabethtown area. Christmas TreE-town, which is an initiative of the Elizabethtown Area Chamber of Commerce, has invited all businesses in the Elizabethtown area to decorate a storefront window for the competition. The theme for the competition is “old-fashioned Christmas,” which […]

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Candle Company That Began in Home Expands to Mount Joy Warehouse, Office

A candle company that began as a hobby in a Mount Joy couple’s home has moved into a 3,300-square-foot warehouse and office space off of Main Street in Mount Joy. Fontana Candle Company operations moved into the new space on Thursday, Nov. 1. Located only a few minutes from its humble beginnings in founders Katie […]

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Elizabethtown Retailer Gets New Logo, Plans to Hold Customer Appreciation Days

A long-established retailer that has expanded from farm supply to include supplies for homeowners, gardeners and pet owners has a new logo and is welcoming the public to its upcoming Customer Appreciation Days. Brandt’s Farm Supply was founded in 1954, on the backs of dairy farmers, where cows were milked by hand and milk was […]

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Mount Joy Borough to Defend Denial of Beer Permit for Giant

In a 5-4 vote, the Mount Joy Borough Council decided to legally defend the borough against Giant Food Stores’ appeal of the borough’s rejection of a liquor license. Council members debated their September decision to reject Giant’s request to transfer a restaurant liquor license from a Pizza Hut in Ephrata Township to the Giant supermarket […]

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Groundbreaking Event Held for Bigger Child Care Center at Masonic Village

U-Gro Learning Centres has broken ground on a child care center at Masonic Village in Elizabethtown. Located at the Shrine Road entrance to the Masonic Village campus, the project represents a more than $3 million investment. The new building will accommodate more families than its current facility at the site, and it will provide state-of-the […]

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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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