CELEBRATING LANCASTER COUNTY'S PEOPLE, SCENERY,

HERITAGE, STYLE & POINT OF VIEW SINCE 1987.

November 2016

The Long & Short of It

Like many of you, I was obsessed by the story of Libre. If you visited the Facebook pages of Speranza Animal Rescue and Dillsburg Veterinary Center, you probably became aware ...Read More

Memorable Dining

The Stockyard Inn not only offers fine dining that’s perfect for special occasions, but it also offers a more casual experience that has been well-received by customers both old and ...Read More

Dutch Winter Wonderland

As we approach the holiday season, I’m sure you’re already thinking about what it entails. There is shopping to be done, family to see, meals to plan, etc. Remember the ...Read More

The “Dad” of Teen Haven

With so much negativity and violence going on in the world, I thought it would be an opportune time to take a look at someone who is making a positive ...Read More

Wine … A to Z

Wine has a language all its own. And, just like any second language you set out to learn, it takes practice to get the vocabulary and usage just right. Below ...Read More

Music For Everyone

An Unprecedented Celebration of 10 Years True to its signature grassroots style, Music For Everyone celebrated 10 years of bringing music to the Lancaster community with an unconventional event. So vibrantly ...Read More

The Band Libre

In 2008, reporter Lisa Ling exposed puppy mills to viewers of the Oprah Winfrey Show. “It is my belief that when you actually see this, America, with your own eyes ...Read More

Columbia Makes A Super-Natural Connection to Halloween

Thanks to several organizations that sponsor Halloween-related events and the fact that spookiness seems to be synonymous with Columbia, it

Good Bones

It’s only appropriate that the Halloween-loving Schaeffer family lives in one of Columbia’s grand Victorian homes – many of the

The Brubaker: Museum of Halloween

While Gary and Denise Brubaker love all the holidays on the calendar, Halloween sits atop the list. Actually, the Brubakers

Travel Wellbeing

Destinations have started selling the idea of wellness travel to visitors. Over the last few years of traveling, I’ve spotted

Tacos El Gordo: The Road to Success Leads to

Over-the-road truck drivers know how grueling and isolating life on the road can become. Francisco Ostos and his family can

Columbia Market House: Food & Community

Are you looking for a fun and entertaining place to grab some breakfast or lunch and do some shopping for

Strasburg!

Who hasn’t walked down Main Street in Strasburg and admired the beautifully restored and preserved homes? You can thank the

A Plant for All Seasons

“Are there any flowering shrubs I can grow under or at the edge of large deciduous trees?” is a familiar