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E-Town Community Invited to Lancaster Barnstormers Game

Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care invites the community to the Lancaster Barnstormers baseball game on Saturday, Aug. 31, at 6:30 p.m. A portion of regular admission ticket sales will be donated by the Barnstormers to EACTC. In addition to purchasing game tickets, individuals can also purchase raffle tickets for a chance to throw out the […]

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E-Town Fair Has Frog Jump Contest, Rabbit Hop Demo

Things are really hopping at the Elizabethtown Fair this year. The Elizabethtown Fair offers something for everyone from Monday, Aug. 19, through Saturday, Aug. 24. The fair’s frog jumping contest takes it cue from Mark Twain and his story “The Celebrated Jumping Frog From Calaveras County.” The Calaveras County Fair & Frog Jumping Jubilee is […]

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Categories CommunityFeaturedNewsSchoolSchool Events

New Socks, Underwear Sought for Donegal Students

Milanof-Schock Library in Mount Joy and the Susquehanna Stage Company in Marietta will be collecting brandnew socks and underwear for school-age (K-12) children in need who live in the Donegal School District. The library and the theater group are accepting the donations on behalf of the Donegal Hub who is working in conjunction with Rainbow’s […]

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Broadway, Hollywood Actor Jonathan Groff Surprises ‘Evita’ Cast

By MELISSA HUNNEFIELD Lancaster County Weeklies After wrapping up a performance, the cast of Susquehanna Stage Company’s “Evita” made quite a discovery: Hollywood and Broadway actor Jonathan Groff was in the audience. Groff was home in Lancaster County for the weekend visiting family when he attended the show on Saturday, July 27. “His mom came […]

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Elizabethtown Fair to Auction Livestock, Baked Goods, Crafts

Three auctions will be held as part of the 46th annual Elizabethtown Fair, which begins Monday, Aug. 19, on the fairgrounds between East High Street Elementary School and the Elizabethtown Brethren In Christ Church. The first auction will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 20, on Stage 2. At this time, all the baked […]

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Elizabeth Hughes Society Grants Annual ‘Women for Women’ Scholarship

The Elizabeth Hughes Society has awarded its annual Women for Women scholarship to Valerie Belmont. Belmont has been a resident of Elizabethtown for the past 22 years. She and her husband have five children. The entire family has participated in many Elizabethtown community activities. Belmont has volunteered for Girls Confidence Conference, Arm of Hope fundraiser, […]

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Colleges, Universities Honor Local Students

The following local students were recently recognized by colleges and universities: Damien Albury of Elizabethtown, an actuarial science major at Elizabethtown College, was named to the dean’s list. Stephanie Arnold of Elizabethtown, a member of the Eastern University women’s lacrosse team, was named to the Middle Atlantic Conference’s academic honor roll. Delphi Aubry of Mount […]

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