CELEBRATING LANCASTER COUNTY'S PEOPLE, SCENERY,

HERITAGE, STYLE & POINT OF VIEW SINCE 1987.

November 2017

The Wolves of Speedwell

It’s been more than 100 years since a wild wolf was known to live in Pennsylvania. However, there’s one place in Lancaster County where the howls still echo at dusk ...Read More

Wine and Weather

Weather has a decided impact on grapes. Poor weather early in the season can affect how the plants grow and ultimately impact the quality of the grapes. With the arrival ...Read More

A Fresh Take on an Iconic Dining Destination

The Log Cabin has been a dining destination since it opened as a speakeasy in 1929. Almost 90 years later, its reputation for providing guests with a unique atmosphere and ...Read More

Divine Dairy Affair

Celebrating the Timeless Link of Farm and Table The center for dairy excellence may fly under the radar for most of us, but for dairy farmers, it’s an important ally in ...Read More

A Few of Our Winners

The Belvedere Inn Voted best Dinner and best Special Occasion Despite offering inventive dishes for Thanksgiving dinner, the Belvedere’s owner, Dean Oberholtzer, and executive chef, Corinna Killian (pictured), agree that guests prefer ...Read More
The kitchen is pure farmhouse and mixes Lancaster County’s cabinet-making renown – these were crafted by Stoltzfus Cabinet Shop in Talmage – with modern elements such as granite counters, recessed lighting and stainless appliances.
The kitchen is pure farmhouse and mixes Lancaster County’s cabinet-making renown – these were crafted by Stoltzfus Cabinet Shop in Talmage – with modern elements such as granite counters, recessed lighting and stainless appliances.

There’s No Place Like Home

Twenty-two years ago, Elaine Bowman built a home on 2.75 acres of land in West Cocalico Township that had originally been deeded to her family by Thomas and Richard Penn ...Read More

Best Place to Meet New People

“Sometimes the greatest adventure is simply a conversation.” ~ Amadeus Wolfe Each of us has an opportunity to meet someone new every day: making a best friend in kindergarten, having a drink ...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