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Morning Buzz: Heavy rains push back carnival opening

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The rain has pushed back the opening of Loyalty Days until tomorrow. The Loyalty Day Carnival will open at 5 p.m. tomorrow at Buchanan Park, on Race Avenue. There will be rides, live music and carnival style games. The Bond House will be dedicated on Saturday in a ceremony also honoring area WWII veterans. There will be fireworks about 9 p.m. on Friday.

Grab your umbrellas this morning before heading out the door. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Flood Watch for the Lancaster area through noon on Thursday. Water is already laying on the roadways so do be careful driving as well.

Despite the rain and wind last night, the Lancaster Barnstormers enjoyed a 9-2 win over York Revolution. The Barnstormers are now 3-2, tho the season is just beginning. The team remains in York tonight. Tonight’s game is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. They return home tomorrow for our first home game of the season! Tickets are still available.

Tellus360 will offer “Body Love Yoga & You!” Enjoy an evening of yoga, meditation, and healthy living. Reservations are $25 and spaces are limited. The event will run 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The Lancaster Public Library’s History Book Club meets Wednesday. The Library is located at 125 North Duke Street.

Grab your dancing shoes! Buddy Holly comes alive at the Fulton Theatre. Tonight’s performance begins at 7:30 p.m. The show continues through 11 May.

The Troy Issak Jazz Trio will perform tonight at the Pressroom. The performance is scheduled for 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. The Pressroom is located at 26 West King Street.

Tonight, like every Wednesday, is Raman Night from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Federal Taphouse.

The flushing of the water distribution system by Lancaster Public Works is continues through 30 May. If your water appears cloudy, let it run for a moment. If the problem continues, call the Water Quality Lab at 717-291-4818.

Today, 30 April, is the nation’s first PrepareAthon! National Day of Action. This new campaign aims to increase a community’s ability to withstand disasters.

The City is full of things to do and see and therefore the events above listed are by no means a comprehensive list. Subscribe to receive updates on events and happenings that keep Lancaster City Buzz-ing!

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