CELEBRATING LANCASTER COUNTY'S PEOPLE, SCENERY,

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Senior Living

It’s a Wonderfully Fascinating Life!

Walk into Carolyn McGuigan’s apartment at Willow Valley Communities and you’ll think you’ve been transported to a glam penthouse in New York City. At holiday time, she takes it up ...Read More

Willow Valley Communities, Celebrations, Decorations & Illuminations: It’s a Team Effort

At Willow Valley Communities, residents experience all aspects of the holiday season – the decorations, the festivities, the glow and the sweet treats – without having to do any of ...Read More

Senior Living: There’s Never a Dull Moment!

Retirement. The thought of it can be both daunting and exhilarating. Some approach it with worry and ponder how, after leading a life devoted to schedules, they will now fill ...Read More

Homestead Village: Thrive Where You Are

Overview  Type of Community Life Plan Community  Range of Services Residential Living cottages, villas, carriage homes and apartments that are dual-licensed for Personal Care; Skilled Nursing; Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy; secure Personal Care ...Read More

Willow Valley Communities: Life Lived Forward

Overview  Type of Community Premier 55-plus Lifeplan (CCRC), Lancaster County’s only exclusively Type-A Lifecare contract community. Range of Services Willow Valley Communities offers award-winning amenities and programming, hundreds of clubs, performances, lectures and activities. ...Read More

Pleasant View Communities: Perspective of Purpose

Overview  Type of Community Continuing Care Retirement Community Range of Services Pleasant View Communities provides a wide range of services including Independent Living, Personal Care, Memory Support, Skilled Nursing Care and Rehabilitation services. Residential Options There ...Read More

United Zion Retirement Community: Your Story Matters Here

Overview  Type of Community Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) also known as a Life Plan Community Range of Services Independent Residential Living, Personal Care, Long-term Skilled Nursing Care, Short-term Rehabilitation Residential Options Cottages and apartments for ...Read More

Moravian Manor Communities: Pursue More From Life

Overview  Type of Community Life Plan Community Range of Services As a not-for-profit, Moravian Manor Communities provides Residential Living and Life Plan offerings, including Assisted Living, Personal Care, Skilled Nursing Care, Memory Care and ...Read More

Quarryville Presbyterian Retirement Community

"Providing for our residents in a manner faithful to the Bible and honoring our Lord, Jesus Christ." Overview  Type of Community Quarryville Presbyterian is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) with all levels ...Read More

Luthercare

"Reflecting Christ’s love through service to others" Overview  Type of Community Continuing Care Retirement Community Range of Services Luthercare’s three senior-living communities – Luther Acres in Lititz, St. John’s Herr Estate in Columbia and Spang ...Read More

Lancaster From Above: Green in So Many Ways

Photographer Jordan Bush’s assignment was to capture Lancaster County from above. Using his quadcopter drone, he visited a variety of

Ramping Up for Spring

Often called “wild leeks,” ramps are delicate, cool-weather vegetables similar to chives or onions. This ephemeral plant is easily over-foraged,

Mediterranean-Style Gardens: What is (Very) Old is New Again

It appears that European gardeners – even the English – discovered the allure of Mediterranean-style gardens last season. Now the

Edward Babiarz: The Paper Artist

Edward Babiarz dips his hand into a 10-gallon bucket filled with a bright-red slurry. It is almost comforting to watch

Support a Local Author & Bookstore

Finding contentment with what one has can be difficult, especially for children. In an often materialistic society, many kids experience

Top 10 To-Dos for April 2023

Rails & Ales | April 1 Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania Enjoy an evening of craft beer samples among a collection of

Top 10 March To-Dos

Woodcarving and Wildlife Art Festival March 11-12 | Millersville University Student Memorial Center This festival will feature exhibitors displaying their woodcarving

Waterside Getaway

Who doesn’t fantasize about living by the water! The historically low interest rates, which were available during the pandemic, created