Thursday, July 22, 2021
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Tuesday, July 20, 2021
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A Majik Appliance store is being proposed for the the site of the former Union Community Bank at 921 Lancaster Avenue, according to documents included in the July 20, 2021 Columbia Borough Planning Commission meeting packet. (The documents can be found HERE.)
The development plan calls for demolition of the existing bank building to make way for construction of a 7,200 square-foot appliance rental store. The property is currently owned by Northwest Bank.
The issue will be discussed at tonight's Planning Commission meeting, which will be livestreamed on the Columbia Borough Facebook page.
Monday, July 19, 2021
The Columbia Borough Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire at the Veterans Memorial Bridge plaza shortly after 8 o'clock this morning. Firefighters arrived to find a Corvette Stingray aflame and quickly doused the flames.
Friday, July 16, 2021
Servant Stage Company has begun touring its popular musical "The Old-Time Gospel Radio Hour," which the troupe first performed in 2014, in both indoor and outdoor venues across Lancaster County and beyond.
The show is staged as an old-time radio broadcast, according to a news release, featuring six fictitious musical groups with varying sounds and styles, including the "Backwoods Boys," "Gospel Jubilee Singers," and "Southern Gentlemen Vocal Band."
The show combines popular hymns and Southern gospel harmonies with bluegrass instrumentals and an old-time radio comedy.
Performances include 7 p.m. Sunday at Coleman Park, Lebanon; 7 p.m. Tuesday at Locust Street Park, Columbia; 7 p.m. Sunday, July 26, at New Holland Park, 499 E. Jackson St.; 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 1, at the Rawlinsville Camp Meeting, 475 Clearview Road, Holtwood; 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 8, at Lititz Springs Park, 24 N. Broad St., Lititz; 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 12, at Tulpehocken United Church of Christ, Richland; and 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 13, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 15, at Lancaster Alliance Church, 210 Pitney Road.
No tickets are necessary.
Servant Stage operates on a pay-what-you-will model, performing at a variety of indoor and outdoor venues. For information on this and other Servant Stage shows, visit servantstage.org.