CELEBRATING LANCASTER COUNTY'S PEOPLE, SCENERY,

HERITAGE, STYLE & POINT OF VIEW SINCE 1987.

November 2018

Can You Keep a Secret?

I’m not the best at keeping cool places a secret. I couldn’t even resist putting a hint in the photo above, but secrecy is exactly what will add to the ...Read More

A Warm Embrace from Lancaster General Health to its Community

While milestone celebrations by Lancaster’s institutions are many, few organizations have touched as many Lancastrians’ lives as our premier hospital, Lancaster General. For 125 years, there has been a Lancaster General ...Read More

Cheers to the Civically Inclined

When November rolls around, I always reflect on what I can do to contribute to the betterment of society. Whether I act on those reflections is another thing: “The best-laid ...Read More

Isaac’s Restaurants | A Cause For Celebration

Known for its fanciful sandwich creations and fun, casual atmosphere, Isaac’s is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year. The celebration kicked off in August with a Flash Flock Extravaganza Anniversary Celebration. ...Read More

Coach Nagy

To many, Matt Nagy’s meteoric rise through the coaching ranks reads like a Cinderella story. “It’s a dream,” he said during his introductory press conference as Chicago Bears head coach ...Read More

Living in the Past

Joy and Dan Hobson are not only living among antiques, but they’re enjoying a lifestyle that was once a tradition for small business owners – living over the shop. Last December, ...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