CELEBRATING LANCASTER COUNTY'S PEOPLE, SCENERY,

HERITAGE, STYLE & POINT OF VIEW SINCE 1987.

May 2016

The Long & Short of It

As you may know, Engle Printing & Publishing purchased Lancaster County magazine from Brookshire Printing nearly three years ago. For the six months that followed the transaction, our home office ...Read More

Lancaster Sertoma Chicken Barbecue

Whether you’ve visited Long’s Park to feed the ducks, enjoy a picnic, mingle with the residents of the petting zoo, attend a music event or take in the craft show, ...Read More

A Sip of Wine … An Afternoon in the Park

Nothing says “summer” like slipping off your shoes and enjoying a cold beverage outdoors. And, nothing says “successful beverage-tasting event” like the guys behind Joycat Events. Chris Trendler, Adam Ozimek and Jonathan ...Read More

Busy with Bees

When Jim Pinkerton says he must attend to his “queen bee,” he is not referring to his wife of 30 years, Joanne. He is actually referring to a bee! Jim ...Read More

Farm-Fresh Ingredients and a River View

Farm-to-table American cuisine, a dash of history and an unparalleled view of the Susquehanna River The restaurant makes its home in a 27,000 square-foot brick building that was constructed in 1916 ...Read More

Home is Where the Garden Is terrain at Styer’s

If you’re planning a trip to Longwood, Winterthur or the Brandywine River Museum, be sure to add terrain at Styer’s to your itinerary. I scoured the area for just about any ...Read More

Summer Camp

The last day of the school year is always a cause for celebration. But, what are the kids to do with their new-found freedom for the next three months? One ...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