1. Early Moving Pictures of Lititz

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    March 11, 2021 by coryvanbrookhoven

    Many remember the old Lititz Theatre, which I wrote extensively about back in November, 2011 in this newspaper. From 1935 …
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  2. The History of Beer in Lititz

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    March 10, 2021 by coryvanbrookhoven

    Lititz’s Malt Houses and the Lititz Brewery Many years ago, malt houses were common across the United States. At these …
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  3. History of the Fairyland of Candles

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    February 5, 2021 by coryvanbrookhoven

    It all began as a fundraiser; and now, over 175 years later, tens of thousands of people from across the …
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  4. What’s In A Name?

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    February 2, 2021 by coryvanbrookhoven

    In my book “Warwick Township, Lancaster County”, I mention two small areas around the township that you won’t find the …
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  5. Going For The Gold

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    January 29, 2021 by coryvanbrookhoven

    Is there buried treasure in Lititz? According to a Lancaster newspaper report from 1879, many area residents believed that there …
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  6. How a Lititz Local Improved The Lawnmower

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    January 26, 2021 by coryvanbrookhoven

    From the pages of The Lititz Record Express Developed nearly 80 years ago to remove tall weeds at a family …
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  7. Beloved Lititz Bike Returns Home

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    January 26, 2021 by coryvanbrookhoven

    From the pages of The Lititz Record Express A familiar Schwinn bicycle from a long gone Lititz shop has been …
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  8. Lititz Takes To The Air

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    January 26, 2021 by coryvanbrookhoven

    Ever since the first successful airplane flight near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina by the Wright Brothers in 1903, Americans, as …
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  9. Passenger Pigeons in Lititz

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    January 26, 2021 by coryvanbrookhoven

    From the pages of The Lititz Record Express Over 170 years ago, two young boys from Lititz had the honor …
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  10. He’s A Magic Man!

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    January 26, 2021 by coryvanbrookhoven

    From the pages of The Lititz Record Express Millard “Milford” Linville Dellinger loved to entertain. Born in York, Pennsylvania, in …
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