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Ephrata, Pennsylvania is located in Lancaster County. Zip codes in Ephrata, PA include 17522. The median home price in Ephrata is $179,900 which is roughly $114/per square foot. More Ephrata information.

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20 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

Green Dragon plans to reopen soon

After a serious fire on Saturday, plans to rebuild are already moving forward at the Green Dragon farmer's market and auction in Ephrata, Lancaster County. SO FAR, FUNERAL SERVICES ARE SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY IN SCRANTON.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

York Dispatch

Fire damages Lancaster County farmer's market

Ephrata Fire Chief Allen Pettyjohn tells the Reading Eagle that firefighters arrived at the Green Dragon Farmer's Market and Auction near Ephrata around 5 a.m. Saturday. They found much of the central section of the 30-acre complex completely destroyed.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Ephrata Review

Green Dragon burns

Fire fighters battle Green Dragon blaze that was reported at around 4:30 a.m. Saturday. Officials allowed distressed Green Dragon shop owners to enter the burned-out section of the property at around 10:30 this morning following a While most vendors owning shops on the outside of the facility were spared, three buildings in the heart of the 30-acre site were totally destroyed or sustained smoke or water damage.

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WPMT-TV York

Two Alarm fire at Green Dragon Farmers Market in Ephrata

Fire Fighters are still on scene at the Green Dragon farmer's market putting out some hot spots from a two alarm fire that broke out early Saturday morning. Officials say the fire started around 4:38 a.m. at 955 N. State Street, Lancaster County.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Ephrata Review

Apple Street standoff

Police continue to maintain a perimeter on the 1300 block of Apple Street where a gunman has been holed up since a domestic dispute that started at about 2:30 a.m., Ephrata Police Chief William Harvey confirmed. A neighbor, who said she received a call from police at about 7 a.m. to get clearance to enter her home, said a married couple had lived in the home where the gunman is barricaded.

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WPMT-TV York

Police standoff in Ephrata Borough

According to County Control, police were called to a home along the 1300 block of Apple Street in Ephrata for reports of a domestic dispute. Officials say a gunman is inside the home and refusing to come out.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

DVDCreation Reviews

Carvell Joins Arrowstorm's "The Christmas Dragon" as Executive Producer

Flashpoint's own award-winning producer and production advisor Kevin Carvell has joined Arrowstorm Entertainment's all-new holiday family fantasy film 'The Christmas Dragon' as an executive producer. "We're excited to be in business together," said an Arrowstorm spokesperson.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

The Ephrata Review

Post Prom desperate for space, volunteers

"The post prom saves lives," Betty Heydt, Ephrata School District's Post Prom coordinator asserts. "I truly believe that."

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The Ephrata Review

We will never forget

The event will be hosted by Blue Ridge Communications in partnership with America's 9/11 Foundation, Red Rose Veterans Honor Guard, Keystone Military Families, local veterans associations, police, fire and EMS responders. The ceremony will begin at 6 p.m. Sept.

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The Ephrata Review

Where you stand depends on where you sit

Since changing seats at the Ephrata Rec Center a little over two years ago, moving from program coordinator to executive director, I have been reminded of the truth in this axiom quite a few times. As program coordinator, working through the mine field of a fickle economy and customer needs, my energies and decision making were very much revenue and expense driven.

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The Ephrata Review

Edna E. Rahm, 100, Ephrata, elementary school teacher, enjoyed traveling

Edna E. Rahm, 100, of Ephrata, died peacefully Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014. She had celebrated her 100th birthday with her friends and family in April.

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The Ephrata Review

Concert will benefit Ephrata's Entzminger

"The cancer started somewhere in his GI tract," said Michael's mother, Cindy Ott, "and has an origin which has not, and cannot, be identified." Michael, 26, and his young family, including his wife, Heather and children, Norah and Ben, were shaken to its core with the news that he was stricken by this rare, aggressive form of cancer.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Packer

Organic banana label arrives on East Coast

All distribution of the organic bananas will be by Ephrata, Pa.-based Four Seasons Produce Inc. Four Seasons is receiving and ripening the fruit for markets in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. The GROW program, started in 2005, has provided more than $1 million from U.S. purchases of bananas for programs in Mexico and Ecuador that promote education, dental, vision care and safe water for farm worker communities.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Neatorama

Baristas Helps Man with Autism Develop Speaking Skills

Aaron Seldomridge, 22, of Ephrata, Pennsylvania, has autism. It's very difficult for him to communicate verbally--especially with strangers.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

The Lebanon Daily News

Judge allows Ephrata man family visits

An Ephrata man who is incompetent to stand trial for rape and is living in a secure facility in Lancaster County was granted some additional freedom of movement Tuesday.

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The Ephrata Review

First up is Ephrata's craft fair Saturday

Fair season officially begins in Ephrata when the 41st annual Ephrata Merchants Association Arts and Craft and Restaurant Fair comes to town from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

WPMT-TV York

Police say distraction style burglaries are connected

Police say thieves have stolen jewelry and thousands of dollars from homes across central Pennsylvania.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Photo Flash: First Look at Epac's Death of a Salesman, Running 9/4-20

The Ephrata Performing Arts Center will present the Arthur Miller classic play Death of a Salesman at EPAC's Sharadin Bigler Theater September 4 -20.

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The Ephrata Review

Filmmaker's documentary nominated for local Emmy

For teacher and independent filmmaker Sean Gaston, Monday's Emmy Awards were not the "real" Emmys.

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The Ephrata Review

Breast cancer patient helping others

At this time last year, Vicki Wilson of Lititz had completed six months of chemotherapy for breast cancer and was preparing for a grueling regimen of 34 radiation therapy treatments.

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