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EASD Board Tours School in Advance of Its Renovation

By DIANE M. BITTING Special to the Advocate Just prior to their public meeting, Elizabethtown school board members toured the lower level of the middle school, which is slated for renovation starting next summer in order to house sixth grade beginning in the 2021-22 school year. Members were accompanied on the private tour by representatives […]

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Mount Joy Borough Council Hears Request for Police K-9s

By MIKENNA LEHANE Special to the Advocate A Mount Joy Borough police officer proposed reinstating a K-9 unit to the police force. Officer Daniel M. Gordon made a presentation about police dogs to the Mount Joy Borough Council at its meeting on Monday, Sept. 9. Several points during the presentation were explained of the purpose […]

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A Doorway to Local History Restored at Haldeman Mansion

A Doorway to Northwest Lancaster County’s history has been restored near Bainbridge thanks to the Donegal Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. With the support of the Donegal Chapter, DAR approved a Special Project Grant to restore the Haldeman Mansion’s main visitor door entrance. The Haldeman Mansion Preservation Society was awarded […]

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Elizabethtown Museum Offers Great Depression Exhibit

The Winters Heritage House in Elizabethtown, is running an exhibit that explores the Great Depression of the 1930s and its effects on our area’s people, manufacturing and agriculture. Visitors can catch a glimpse of 1930s Elizabethtown through photographs, recorded memories, and written information. There are several interactive exhibits that require visitor participation. The exhibit leaves […]

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