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Lancaster City Morning Buzz: Wednesday, 5 February

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Icy roads have spurred many delays and cancellations this morning. Lancaster City went into a snow emergency yesterday in anticipation of the storm. If you parked in one of the City garages, you need to remove your car by 10:30 a.m., according to the City’s site. The Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 p.m. today. PPL Electric Utilities is reporting over 4,000 outages in Lancaster County, as of 5:15 a.m.

Several businesses and schools are on delays today due to they icy roads. The Prince Street Café will open at 8 a.m. The Pennsylvania College of Art & Design (PCA&D) is opening at 10 a.m. The School District of Lancaster is also under a two hour delay.

Students at Lafayette Elementary will learn about birds and the challenges they face in our neighborhoods through a Celebrate Urban Birds mini-grant from Cornell Lab in the amount of $450.

Arsenic and Old Lace is currently at the Fulton. The comedy runs through 16 February. The Fulton is located at 12 North Prince Street. Tonight’s performance begins at 7:30 p.m.

Over 30 paintings and drawings by the late Robert Cunningham (1924-2010) will be on display at the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design (PCA&D) from 10 January through 28 February. PCA&D is handicapped accessible. The school is located at 204 N Prince Street.

Ruth Bernard, David Brumbach and Michael Allen are the three featured artists currently at Lancaster Galleries. The exhibit continues through Saturday, 15 February. The Gallery is located at 34 North Water Street.

Relax tonight with yoga! Try a yoga session at Tellus360, 24 E King Street, at 6 p.m.

Also at Tellus360 tonight will be DJ Salinger. He will be kicking off the Wireless Wednesdays, beginning at 9 p.m. There is no cover charge.

There is still time to order your tickets for the Lancaster Roots and Blues Festival? This is probably the area’s largest music festival! Featuring a variety of Blues, Folk, Jazz, Bluegrass, Funk & Soul, Zydeco, Polka, Rock n'Roll, and Reggae, this Festival has something for everyone! The Lancaster Roots and Blues Festival will be 21 & 22 February. Five different venues throughout the City will host the various musicians on nine different stages. With the exception of the Ware Center, the acts are all 21+. For more information, and to order tickets, go to www.lancasterrrotsandblues.com. The Festival is still accepting volunteers too!

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