Local Marketplace

Cover Stories

  • Andrew Douglas Jewelers

    Looking back over the last five years, Andrew Shelly smiles and says… “Every day is still interesting and fun.”

    Since opening Andrew Douglas Jewelers in downtown Elizabethtown during the spring of 2012, Andrew says he enjoys the “everyday variety” as the store …

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  • DreamMaker Bath and Kitchen

    When asked how he ended up in the construction and remodeling business, Dale Ressler says… “I was always interested in how things were built and worked, even as a child.”

    Growing up locally and graduating from Elizabethtown High School, Dale spent time and took courses at …

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  • White Family Dental

    Since White Family Dental opened in 1983, Dr. Ed White has developed his practice with some pretty simple concepts. “Always follow the Golden Rule. Put your patients first because these are people you know, families you care about and they’re putting their trust in you. Treat them …

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  • EC&S

    When Dave Sattazahn started Environmental Controls and Service (EC&S) in 1988, he didn’t envision, almost 30 years later, that he would still be enjoying the family business quite as much as he is.

     

    “We have a great team here. We work hard to satisfy our customers and share …

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  • Warburton Greenhouses

    Along Route 743 between Elizabethtown and Hershey, a father and son team has built a business out of their passion for plants.

    Ed Warburton started his career with a degree in horticulture from the Alfred Agricultural and Technical Institute in NY, then spent 18 years at Longwood Gardens and 5 …

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  • The Country Store

    It truly all started when Lillian Zimmerman was a little girl, going to a small store with her parents. Lillian loved visiting the store every week and seeing all the groceries being sold. “I remember after each visit, I would come home and take things out of our cupboards and pretend to …

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  • New York Fitness Clubs

    When Lonnie Wamsher and Jeff Ferris, owners of New York Fitness Clubs, were asked what their mission is, they simply stated “we’re here to help our members get results.”

    “It’s plain and simple,” says Wamsher, “we’re a results-driven gym. We’ …

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  • Keystone Pet Place

    Through the recent transitions at Keystone Pet Place in downtown Mount Joy, one thing has remained a constant – service.

    Yes, it’s service with a smile, and yes, they will carry your bags for you and offer a friendly thank you.

    But it’s more than that. This is personal for …

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  • Knowlton Dental Associates

    Chances are if you’ve witnessed an Elizabethtown High School sports team in action, seen families enjoying “Movies at the Park” or just noticed someone’s nice smile and teeth, Dr. Richard Knowlton and the team at Knowlton Dental Associates has been a part of it.

    “We …

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  • Thru-It-All Body Shop, Inc.

    “You wreck your car, we fix it.”

    The family-owned tag attached to any business speaks of tradition, loyalty and hard work. Family-owned for Thru-It-All Body Shop in Mount Joy reaches a new level, maybe the highest level. When you step into the body shop’s office at 1230 West …

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"I received better response from the cover story in Local Marketplace than advertising full page ads in similar publications. No other publication has come close to these results!"
–Marco Sardi, Marco’s Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria

"We've done over 50 new estimates already, directly from the article. And we had a number of previous customers who have called to say that they saw the article, and that’s leading to more work, too."
–Greg Bootay,
Eastern Mobile Wash


"Best advertising I’ve done in my 15 years in business!"
–Lori Houser, Xquisite Nail Design and Day Spa

"Local Marketplace has greatly helped us become more recognizable both in and out of our town. The Holiday issue, which happened to be our cover story, boosted our sales. We started receiving phone calls with questions the day that it came out. We like working with the art department as well as the sales reps. Overall excellent experience."
–Leda Eckman,
Simp-Lee Seafood