CELEBRATING LANCASTER COUNTY'S PEOPLE, SCENERY,

HERITAGE, STYLE & POINT OF VIEW SINCE 1987.

July 2015

They’re Back

A Guide to Summer Guests A year ago, Pat Derstler arrived at her water aerobics class in a panic. A friend had volunteered Pat and her husband to play host to ...Read More

No Fuss Brunch

Guests are arriving for the weekend. As far as meal planning goes, when in doubt, go with brunch. Brunch is the type of meal that allows you to share your style ...Read More

Sharing the Spotlight

When competitors become collaborators, the results can be magical. That’s exactly what happened at this year’s Fulton Follies, an annual fundraiser for the Fulton Theatre. Billed as a fun-filled variety show ...Read More

The Amish

Undoubtedly, the first thing out-of-town guests have questions about is the Amish. The Back Roads Drive along the back roads between Strasburg and Ephrata and you’ll see plenty of Amish farms, buggies ...Read More

Foodie Paradise

Corn, tomatoes, beans of all kinds, peaches ... Lancaster is known for its farm fresh, locally grown food. It’s part of the allure that draws visitors to Lancaster County! Central Market Around ...Read More

Music

There is simply something special about listening to music under the stars on a summer evening. Allegro Chamber Orchestra of Lancaster When Brian Norcross founded the orchestra in 2002, his goal was ...Read More

Museums & Historic Sites

Museums and historic sites provide vital links to Lancaster’s past. They also serve as the perfect way to introduce visitors – and perhaps even you – to Lancaster County! You ...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