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EMS Company Faces Serious Financial Woes

Correction: An earlier version of this article erroneously reported that people who pay membership dues to Northwest EMS are not charged for ambulance calls. It should have said that members who have health insurance are not billed for the difference between the insurance company’s payment and the cost of the ambulance call. Northwest Emergency Medical Services […]

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E-Town Library Gets Approval for State Education Tax Credit

Businesses looking to contribute to the community and get a tax break at the same time now can make their contribution to the Elizabethtown Public Library. This fall, the library was approved as an Educational Improvement Organization in Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. The program allows EITC approved, participating businesses to receive a 75 […]

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Train Display, an Annual Community Tradition, Set to Open Shortly in Library

What is billed as the largest non-permanent, seasonal train display in the United States is slated to open for the holidays on Saturday, Dec. 1, in the lower level of the Elizabethtown Public Library, 10 S. Market St. A tradition stretching back to the 1990s, the Library has served as the location for the annual […]

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Fair Leader Nolt Lauded at Meeting of Festivals

At the International Association of Fairs and Expositions 128th Annual Convention, Sally Nolt of the Elizabethtown Fair was one of five volunteers presented with the Heritage Award, sponsored by Haas & Wilkerson Insurance. The four-day convention started Sunday, Nov. 25, in San Antonio, Texas. Carol Porter of Haas & Wilkerson Insurance announced and presented the […]

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Extraordinary Give Breaks Record For Charity Giving

The Extraordinary Give charity drive raised more than $10.2 million countywide on Friday, Nov. 15, far exceeding last year’s record of $8.6 million. In addition to countywide events, an “Elizabethtown Is Extraordinary” event was held the evening of Friday, Nov. 15, at Mount Calvary Christian School. Free meals were offered along with free entertainment; charitable […]

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