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Creating an Artful Intersection in Cabbage Hill

The intersection of West Strawberry, West Vine and South Mulberry streets at the top of Cabbage Hill can often feel uninviting and confusing to drivers and pedestrians alike. Lancaster Public ...Read More

The Wedding Arch

Kelsey Skworch and the team from Tudbinks have been dabbling in weddings for the past few years. Projects have included lavish containers, mock gardens and tree-filled reception areas. That all ...Read More

Lancaster City’s Culliton Park Receives an Artful Renewal

Southwest Lancaster’s Culliton Park (formerly Farnum Park) has been the home of many community art projects that have culminated in the newly renovated public space on Water Street. The new ...Read More

A Pandemic Thanksgiving … Family, Food and Football!

Editor’s Note: Thanksgiving will undoubtedly look and feel different this year. Everyone from lifestyle bloggers to news outlets, cooking gurus and even Dr. Fauci are suggesting we forgo the traditional ...Read More

Treasures Markets

No doubt, you’re aware that grocery stores offer benefits such as double coupons. In Lancaster, a new store – Treasures Markets – is offering a trifecta of benefits, namely affordable, ...Read More

Making Art in the Time of COVID-19 – Part 3

There is an old adage that art cannot be made in a vacuum, however, our local community has been proving that it can, in fact, be made in quarantine. In ...Read More

Local Business Accommodations for Coronavirus

Last Updated: June 4, 2020, 9:30 a.m. This is a strange and scary time for many reasons, but it is important that we continue to support each other and our community. ...Read More

Making Art in the Time of COVID – Part Two

With the effects of the coronavirus on our world weighing heavy on us, and perhaps having some extra time on our hands due to shutdowns, many of us have looked ...Read More

Making Art in the Time of COVID – Part One

The pandemic is not far from anyone’s minds lately. Shutdowns, social distancing and quarantines have affected us all in countless and varying ways for the last several weeks, and will ...Read More

Meet the 2022 SCORE Small Business Award Winners

This year’s SCORE Small Business Awards recognized five local businesses that demonstrated resiliency, leadership and excellence in the face of

Living in a Natural World

When Stacy Martin and Kevin Lehman moved to suburbia six years ago, the property they purchased provided them with a

Perfect Pots: A Grassroots Enterprise Blooms

With Longwood Gardens as her playground, a grandmother whose gardens served as a classroom and a mother who operated a

Plant Shopping For a Cause

May is when gardeners get serious about buying plants. By early June, they’re putting the finishing touches on their gardens,

Dine and Shop in Brickerville

The Brickerville House and its shops have become a dining/shopping destination. “People enjoy the restaurant’s historic atmosphere. They dine here

Front Porch Baking Co.: Grain Forward

Earlier this year, Food & Wine magazine presented a state-by-state rundown of the best forward-thinking bread bakers in the country.

Hummingbirds!

Continuing last month’s column on attracting songbirds to the garden, the focus this month is on the special characteristics and

Painting the River Towns En Plein Air

Sixty local and regional artists are taking their work outdoors to capture the beauty of the Susquehanna River and surrounding