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Elizabethtown School Board OKs 3.2% Tax Hike

The Elizabethtown school board approved a $62.39 million spending plan for the 2018-19 school year, which will raise taxes on property owners of the Elizabethtown Area School District by 3.2 percent. All board members present at the meeting on Tuesday, June 12, voted in favor of the budget. Members M. Caroline Lalvani and Michael Martin were […]

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Donegal School Tax Up 1%

Hiring a new school resource officer and replacing technology are a few of the big-ticket items in the Donegal School District’s 2018-19 budget, which raises property taxes by 1 percent. Donegal school board members voted Tuesday, June 12, to approve a $51.36 spending plan, which calls for the educational investments. The property tax increase will […]

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East Donegal Township OKs Building Plans

East Donegal Township supervisors approved several building plans in various stages of development. The largest discussed at the meeting on Thursday, June 7, was a conditional preliminary plan for section three of Bridle Path at Village Square, which is a 23.75 acre, 71-unit residential development off Coffee Goss Road. Gary Grossman, a partner in the […]

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Mount Joy Rotary Auction to Benefit Project to Grow Fresh Vegetables for Region’s Needy

The Rotary Club of Mount Joy is holding a special fundraising project for the Wittel Growing Project. Wittel Farms LCC, in partnership with Hunger-Free Lancaster County, is in its third year undertaking an ambitious new initiative at their farm near Elizabethtown. The Wittel Growing Project grows fresh vegetables to help feed hungry people in Lancaster […]

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Two Bear Creek School Students Get Recognition for Reporting Bullying

Two Bear Creek School students were recently recognized as Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care “Do the Right Thing” winners for the month of June. Zachary Cambria and Samantha Lindemuth, both sixth-grade students, were recognized for their actions to report bullying. The pair received their award during a classwide, lunch-time ceremony on June 5. The ceremony […]

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EAHS Boys Basketball Starts Summer League With Two Victories

It’s been four months since the Elizabethtown Area High School boys basketball team has taken the court. After a season in which the Bears finished 10-12, fourth in Section Two of the Lancaster-Lebanon League and one game out of the Class 5A playoffs for District 3, they’re hoping to take the next step in their […]

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Ten Total L-L League Baseball And Softball All-Stars for EAHS

More Lancaster-Lebanon League All-Star selections are slowly but surely being released to the public. The baseball and softball teams have both been announced, with voting being performed by coaches from around the league. Elizabethtown Area High School had 10 players selected between them, with seven being named to the first team. The baseball team featured […]

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