Community Newspapers

Weekly Hyper-Local Newspapers

The unique small towns that make up Lancaster County have their own stories to tell. These historic small towns have deeply engaged residents and active communities. Our weekly hyperlocal community newspapers are the Lititz Record and the Ephrata Review, which exclusively cover news in their respective areas. Your business can also reach residents of these communities through digital advertising on LancasterOnline.

The Litits Record Front Page

The Lititz Record

First established in 1877, the Lititz Record is the community newspaper of Lititz, voted the coolest small town in America in 2013. The Lititz Record covers local news, school board meetings, police logs and more for both Lititz and Manheim, PA. Current readership is over 12,000.


The Ephrata Review Front Page

The Ephrata Review

The Ephrata Review provides in-depth coverage of local news, events, schools, and history for Ephrata and Cocalico, PA.  Established in 1878, the newspaper has a current readership of approximately over 11,000.



Our hyper-local newspapers are community minded and community driven. By advertising in these papers, you affiliate your businesses with trusted news sources that are the bedrock of these communities.

Weekly service business sections

Our weekly service business sections feature an article and photo about your business. These sections are favorites with readers who want to know more community businesses. Tell your businesses’ unique story in the service business section. These sections are called Serving Lititz and Serving Ephrata, respectively in each newspaper.

Man Reading Business Section

Special sections

Our hyper-local weekly newspapers include many popular special sections that offer outstanding local advertising exposure. Place your ad alongside trusted content about a topic that is of interest to our readers. Among the most popular with our readers are the sections shown below. Don’t see a topic of interest to your business? LNP offers many other special publications.

Healthy Living Special Section

We Serve this Community

Tell your story and showcase your business to Lancaster County readers in this special section filled with informative articles and photos about area businesses. Published in the Ephrata Review & the Lititz Record Express.

Spring Sports Preview

Spring & Fall Sports Preview

Join us in supporting local high school athletes in our Spring and Fall Sports guides. These special sections feature full color team photos, rosters, and stories about our local high school teams. Lancaster County readers love their home teams and are sure to keep this publication around to read all season long! Published in the Ephrata Review & the Lititz Record Express.

Healthy Living Special Section

Serving Ephrata & Lititz

Showcase your business to Lancaster County readers in this special feature showcasing service-oriented businesses. Show what sets you apart from the crowd on this group page that runs every week in both the Ephrata Review & the Lititz Record Express.

Healthy Living

Healthy Living

Target local health-conscious individuals in this special feature, printed in the Ephrata Review and the Lititz Record Express. Readers will learn about fitness, wellness, and how to stay healthy this year. Let people know about your health and wellness related items and services!

¹Mark Smith Associates 2006 independent market research study.