→ Palmyra group planning food truck, arts fest - Lebanon Daily News The Palmyra Area Business Association is planning a new event that will combine gourmet food on wheels and an ...
After nearly a decade of work and substantial setbacks, an Underground Railroad museum in York City is poised to partially open in early 2016. Source: York City's Goodridge House poised to ...
→ Pride of Susquehanna to be launched for season April 8 | PennLive.com
Folks familiar with the area’s history, however, know that the river’s current borders are far from where they once were. When the area’s first inhabitants, the Susquehannock Indians, ruled the land ...
→ Whoopie Pie: A brief history - WGAL What do see in your mind's eye upon hearing the words - whoopie pie? If your answer was two chocolate cake-like buns glued together with ...
→ Philadelphia museum showcasing iconic folk art - Chadds Ford Live The exhibition encompasses the period from 1750 to around 1850 and includes works by many of the finest and best ...
→ 'Be the Dinosaur' at Allentown's Da Vinci teaches kids about Cretaceous Period life - The Morning Call
→ Gettysburg Food Tour - WPMT FOX43. If you like food and history united into one satisfying sensory experience you're going to want to grab your walking shoes and head to Gettysburg ...
→ Thousands attend Pumpkin Festival at Renfrew Park - Herald Mail Media Seeing the medieval pumpkin launcher is reason enough to attend this yearly festival in Waynesboro.
→ Monster catfish stalking Susquehanna River, monster-stalker tells crowd at Great American Outdoor Show - PennLive.com Will the Susquehanna eventually offer up a 100+ pound Shovelhead Cat to rival the current world ...
Disabled, families can now get to South Lookout. Source: Hawk Mountain opens accessible trail to famed birdwatching overlook - LancasterOnline: Local News
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→ Hamburg area calendar of events Feb. 11 edition Ice Harvesting Demo: At 2:30 p.m. on February 15,2015 The Dreibelbis Farm Historical Society will host a presentation of 18th century Pennsylvania German ...
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→ Pictures: Shooting in the New Year in Kutztown - The Morning Call
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"In the paragraph where you quote an unsourced obituary for Millard Gladfelter, it refers to '...a distelfink, a mythical bird symbolic of good luck,...' Pictures of the bird may symbolize ...
→ What's better than a whoopie pie? A deep-fried whoopie pie - LancasterOnline I think I gained a couple of pounds just reading this article! As if whoopie pies were not ...
From parking to what to do in Harrisburg, this guide will help you plan your visit to Artsfest Source: Artsfest 2015 Guide: Where to park, eat and explore in Harrisburg
An Allentown native has purchased the mansion that once belonged to retail magnate Max Hess Jr. for $1.2 million. Source: 8 reasons why the Hess's mansion fits the lifestyle of the ...
→ Legends Of Hexenkopf Hill Live On - Philly.com
Der Belsnickel Oh, do you know that ugly, that nasty man? Wow! Can you call that fellow a human being? Yes, that he is a human, may be believed by whomever wants to, He ...
This is a great idea. My only suggestion would be to create a second batch of photos during the winter when the absence of leaves allows you to see much ...
→ Three new vineyards have vines in the ground in Berks | Reading Eagle Stony Run Valley Vineyards Folino Estate Vineyard & Winery Deerfoot Vineyards and Winery
“Dutch Treats” contains more than 100 recipes from the 25 counties that form the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch country, replete with the history of each dish, its Pennsylvania German and ...
→ Floor Plans: Pottsgrove Manor was built to be seen - Reading Eagle Tour the mansion by candlelight with costumed interpreters and enjoy festive music, dancing, games and demonstrations on Sunday ...
→ Don't pull the plug on the Civil War Museum just yet: Matt Zencey | PennLive.com For the $15 million they spent on this museum they could have rebuilt the Columbia-Wrightsville ...
Built in 1905, Shocks Mill is a train bridge that crosses the Susquehanna in between the Lancaster County river towns of Bainbridge and Marietta. The mid-section's appearence is different due ...
→ Mexitaly Brewhouse experience in York includes PA-produced wines, ciders | PennLive.com I have eaten at Mexitaly more times than I can remember and absolutely love their food. The new location ...
→ What do you really know about Robert Fulton? - LancasterOnline
→ The future is uncertain for a possible underground railroad chamber uncovered in Middletown | PennLive.com. More here: → Lack of documentation makes it hard to determine what large Middletown chamber was ...
→ Lehigh Valley Zoo, PennDOT mark reopening of Schlicher's Covered Bridge | lehighvalleylive.com
View Cumberland County, Pa. Covered Bridges in a larger map
When the Second Continental Congress met in York in 1777, they helped to define an American tradition. Source: York, Pennsylvania: home of the first official Thanksgiving of the United States | ...
→ Fort Hunter Park to host annual Fort Hunter Day celebration of historical activities, entertainment - PennLive.com
Educator and musician Keith Brintzenhoff will present an eight-week course focused on the language and culture of the Pennsylvania Germans. He has an extensive background and knowledge of Pennsylvania German history, ...
The Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad, affectionately known as the Ma & Pa, connected Baltimore and York on a narrow-gauge line that traced a meandering, scenic 77-mile route. In the days ...
After a two-and-a-half-year renovation to the historic former home of American ornithologist, naturalist, and painter John James Audubon, during which the house was closed to the public, it will reopen ...
25th annual Pennsylvania Dutch festival came to the Reading Terminal Market - Philadelphia Business Journal Click here to see photos of the annual Philly event.
→ Renfrew Museum acquires additional John Bell pottery - Chambersburg Public Opinion
Description of the Flag The flag of the Pennsylvania Germans, "Die Pennsylfaanisch Deitsch Faahne" created by "Die Grossdaadi Grundsow Lodge" (The Grandfather Groundhog Lodge) and co-sponsored by other affiliated Pennsylvania German ...
→ Fitzkee's Candies a haven for lovers of chocolate - The York Daily Record You can't get anymore locally owned than a company like Fitzkee's Candies.
→ Pinnacle Ridge sees interest in sparkling wines beginning to bubble up - PennLive.com Berks county winery hopes to be producing 700 cases combined of Brut Rose, Cuvee Chardonnay and Blanc de Blanc ...
→ Lehigh Valley fall festivals: a guide - The Morning Call Please note the Scarecrow Fest at The Easton Farmer's Market has been cancelled.
→ Mason-Dixon, Susquehanna Heartland trails ring in the new wine this weekend - PennLive.com Tickets for Wine Just Off The Vine can be purchased here. November 8-9 and 15-16, 2014 Wine Just Off ...
→ Fox Meadows Creamery & Country Market opens in Ephrata - LancasterOnline Fox Meadows Creamery & Country Market, a cow-to-cone creamery, has opened west of Ephrata. You can't get anymore locavore ...
→ Click here to see a map of locations for all of the covered bridges in Lancaster County, PA. All photos © visitpadutchcountry.com
→ Prices set for Colebrookdale Railroad rides - Reading Eagle
→ A Look Back in History: Early Americana weathervane was one of a kind Antique barn toppers were thought to be good luck by Pennsylvania Dutch farmers and commanded top prices ...
→ Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom adding new family ride, barbecue restaurant next year - lehighvalleylive.com
→ 5 spectacular views of the Susquehanna River in two hours - LancasterOnline
You can take a free tour of the Harley Davidson factory that lasts one hour. These pictures are of the visitor center where the tours depart. There is a large exhibition ...
The most ambitious option the York County Heritage Trust is considering for its future has some development leaders excited, but they'll have to wait at least until early June to ...
UPDATE: You can see pictures from Aug. 23, 2014 canal cruise here. → Easton's canal boat dinner cruises offer a taste of history - Morning Call The dinner cruises on the Lehigh ...
→ Throwback Thursday: Remember Dutch Pantry Restaurants, the hex signs and apple fritters? | PennLive.com.
→ Caboose ride between Boyertown and Pottstown brings hopes of local railroad tourism | NEWS.
→ Camp Curtin Historical society to host Civil War encampment
→ York Common Cents | The latest on Brockie mansion This house would make an amazing bed & breakfast. Go here for photos of the historic Brockie Mansion.
→ What lies beneath York's old train station? - The York Daily Record Full scale digging will commence this summer. Owner would like to have property listed on the National Register of ...
→ Healthy eats stir Pottstown's food scene at iCreate Cafe - Reading Eagle
→ 21 area wineries, meaderies, breweries to participate in Taste of Kutztown.
→Farm weekend 1820s Aug. 16 in Welsh Run - Chambersburg Public Opinion The Conococheague Institute will present an interactive look at Pennsylvania farm life in the 1820s on Aug. 16 and 17 ...
→ Go back in time at upcoming Market Faire & Rendezvous at Jacobsburg - lehighvalleylive.com The J. Joseph Henry’s 1832 mansion and Pennsylvania Longrifle Museum will be open during the event. Hours for ...
→ Homestead Recreating 18th Century Christmas - Pottstown Post Watch out kids because Belsnickel's going to show up! danielboonehomestead.org 12/7: A Homestead Christmas 12-4pm Admission Adult (13+) $6.00, Child (5-12) $4.00. FDBH members free, ...
→ Discover Lehigh Valley Announces Lehigh Valley Ale Trail A new resource for beer and food lovers can be found at lehighvalleyaletrail.com where you will find: ...a comprehensive list of Lehigh Valley breweries, bars & ...
→ Chambersburg 'burns' again July 19 in 150th commemoration of Civil War torching - Chambersburg Public Opinion
→ The Accomac turns out the lights for romance, fine dining - PennLive.com
→ Pennsylvania vs. California: Showdown at Nectar will only help state's profile | PennLive.com
→ Crayola Experience to stay open seven days a week - lehighvalleylive.com I've been to the Crayola Experience twice and have had a good experience both times. The space is huge with multiple ...
→ Cherry Crest readies maze for July 4 opening day - The Unionville Times
Allegro Winery in Chanceford Township more than doubled the size of its vineyard and is planning a retail push aimed at raising its profile among Pennsylvania wine drinkers. Source: Allegro Winery ...
→ Easter Bunny, like the Belsnickle, owes American roots to the Pa. Dutch - LancasterOnline The tradition of the "Oschter Haws" - the Easter Bunny - began in Germany as early as the ...
→ Renovations planned at Waynesboro Theatre - Chambersburg Public Opinion Always good to see people investing in small town down towns.
→ Skyrush Coaster in Hershey Park, PA - Boston.com. The fact that there are no safety bars over the shoulders and chest kind of scares me. But not enough to keep ...
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If you are interested in Pennsylvania Dutch culture and folklore, chances are you have heard of Don Yoder. Source: Don Yoder, 'dean' of Pennsylvania Dutch studies, dies at age 93 | ...
Currently, more than 50,000 Lancaster County Amish can trace their lineage to just 80 ancestors, less than a tenth of what that number would be outside of the religious community ...
→ Restaurants renew farm-to-table dining concept in York County. Has its time come? - The York Daily Record If they want the local food scene to gain status with tourists the ...
→ The Mill in Hershey serves comfortable dining with high standards for cocktails, entrees: review - PennLive.com
Twenty people from Switzerland, mostly from the Reformed Church tradition, gathered with a wide variety of U.S. Anabaptists for worship. The event brought together Amish; Wenger, Groffdale and Weaverland Old Order ...
→ Women re-enactors show a different side to Civil War history - AL.com There is a photo gallery accompanying this article.
→ What is an authentic fasnacht and how many calories do they contain? - PennLive.com Here's a list of some locations where you can purchase fasnachts (fastnacht, fassenacht ). In one of ...
Tom Speaker uses family history to tell story about Pennsylvania Dutch and immigration. Source: Author’s genealogy study leads to novel Here Come the Pennsylvania Dutch: A family saga of emigration from Germany ...
View Dauphin County, Pa. Covered Bridges in a larger map
Santa Claus, the pleasant bearded elf dressed in red (in case you thought I was referring to some other Santa Claus), was not predestined to be a worldwide Christmas icon ...
Patrick Donmoyer, a member of the Historical Barn and Farm Foundation of Pennsylvania, will make a presentation to the Pinegrove Historical Society on March 13 about barn stars, commonly known ...
Adams County American Civil War Museum Utilizing artifacts, historical documents, interactive displays, and 3-D productions, visitors will gain a better understanding of the events that took place in the town before, during ...
For anyone who has ever admired a barn on an old country lane, this is the story of that barn and many others in Southeastern Pennsylvania, or, specifically, "the hearth," ...
Palmyra group planning food truck, arts fest
VIDEO | York City’s Goodridge House poised to open in 2016 as Underground Railroad museum
Pride of Susquehanna to be launched for season April 8
Susquehanna flows with history
Photos from the 2014 Whoopie Pie Festival at the Hershey Farm Restaurant & Inn
VIDEO| Origin of the “Belsnickel” In Under A Minute
Drawn with Spirit: Pennsylvania German Fraktur at The Philadelphia Museum of Art
‘Be the Dinosaur’ at Allentown’s Da Vinci teaches kids about Cretaceous Period life
First Savory Gettysburg Food Tours set for April 12-13, 2014
Thousands attend Pumpkin Festival at Renfrew Park
Monster catfish stalking Susquehanna River
Hawk Mountain opens accessible trail to famed birdwatching overlook
PHOTOS | Cabela’s Superstore – Hamburg, PA
PHOTOS | Shady Maple Gift Shop – East Earl, PA
PHOTOS | Wright’s Ferry Mansion – Columbia, PA
18th Century Pennsylvania Dutch Ice Harvesting Demo at the Dreibelbis Farm
PHOTOS | Richard Nixon Park – Jacobus, PA
Pictures: Shooting in the New Year in Kutztown
PHOTOS | Columbia River Park – Columbia, PA
Distelfink? So now we all know the meaning of the strange Pennsylvania Dutch name
What’s better than a whoopie pie? A deep-fried whoopie pie
Artsfest 2015 Guide: Where to park, eat and explore in Harrisburg
8 reasons why the Hess’s mansion fits the lifestyle of the rich and famous
Legends Of Hexenkopf Hill Live On
Der Belsnickel by Henry Harbaugh
VIDEO | Susquehanna being digitally mapped by Terrain360
Three new vineyards have vines in the ground in Berks County
Historic 1879 Bird’s Eye View Map of York, PA
Cocalico Corner: ‘Dutch Treats: Heirloom Recipes from Farmhouse Kitchens by William Woys Weaver
Pottsgrove Manor was built to be seen
Don’t pull the plug on Harrisburg’s National Civil War Museum just yet
PHOTOS | Shocks Mill Bridge – Lancaster County, PA
Mexitaly Brewhouse experience in York includes PA-produced wines, ciders
What do you really know about Robert Fulton?
Vintage Postcards – Berks County, PA
The future is uncertain for a possible underground railroad chamber uncovered in Middletown
Lehigh Valley Zoo marks reopening of Schlicher’s Covered Bridge
Covered Bridges of Cumberland County, PA Location Map
Vintage Postcards – Susquehanna River
VIDEO | York, Pennsylvania: home of the first official Thanksgiving of the United States
Fort Hunter Park to host annual Fort Hunter Day celebration of historical activities, entertainment
Pennsylvania Dutch culture, language focus of 8-week course by Keith Brintzenhoff
PHOTOS| Ma & Pa Railroad Heritage Village – Muddy Creek Forks, PA
John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove reopening April 7
Paxton Boys Massacre of Conestoga Indians in 1763
VIDEO | 25th annual Pennsylvania Dutch Festival at the Reading Terminal Market
Renfrew Museum acquires additional John Bell pottery
Die Pennsylfaanisch Deitsch Faahne (The Pennsylvania Dutch Flag)
York County’s Fitzkee’s Candies a haven for lovers of chocolate
Pinnacle Ridge sees interest in sparkling wines beginning to bubble up
Lehigh Valley fall festivals guide
Mason-Dixon, Susquehanna Heartland trails ring in the new wine this weekend
Fox Meadows Creamery & Country Market opens in Ephrata
PHOTOS | Siegrist’s Mill Covered Bridge – Lancaster County, PA
Prices set for Colebrookdale Railroad rides
Early Pennsylvania Dutch Indian weathervane was one of a kind
Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom adding new Cedar Creek Flyers ride, barbecue restaurant for
5 spectacular views of the Susquehanna River in two hours
PHOTOS | Harley Davidson Tour Center – York, PA
York County Heritage Trust nears decision on possibility of downtown ‘history campus’
VIDEO | Ask a PA Dutchman: Pow-Wowing
Easton’s Josiah White ll canal boat dinner cruises offer a taste of history
Throwback Thursday: Remember Dutch Pantry Restaurants, the hex signs and apple fritters?
Caboose ride between Boyertown and Pottstown brings hopes of local railroad tourism
Camp Curtin Historical society to host Civil War encampment in Lemoyne
The latest on York’s Brockie mansion
What lies beneath York’s old train station?
Healthy eats stir Pottstown’s food scene at iCreate Cafe
21 area wineries, meaderies, breweries to participate in Taste of Kutztown
The Conococheague Institute’s 2014 Farm Life 1820s Festival at Rock Hill Farm
Go back in time at upcoming Market Faire & Rendezvous at Jacobsburg
Amish Mennonite Genealogy Tree
Birdsboro’s Daniel Boone Homestead Recreating 18th Century Christmas
Pennsylvania Dutch Days 1962 Flyer – Hershey, PA
Discover Lehigh Valley Announces Lehigh Valley Ale Trail
Dutch Wonderland Vintage Postcards
VIDEO | Chambersburg ‘burns’ again July 19 in 150th commemoration of Civil War torching
The Accomac turns out the lights for romance, fine dining
Pennsylvania vs. California: Showdown at Nectar will only help state’s profile
Crayola Experience to stay open seven days a week; Alert staff found my lost child
Cherry Crest Adventure Farm readies maze for July 4 opening day
York County’s Allegro Winery expands
Easter Bunny, like the Belsnickel, owes American roots to the Pennsylvania Dutch
Renovations planned at Waynesboro Theatre
VIDEO | Skyrush Coaster in Hershey Park, PA
Covered Bridges of Lehigh County, PA Location Map
Don Yoder, ‘dean’ of Pennsylvania Dutch studies, dies at age 93
Genetic disease takes toll on Lancaster County’s Amish
Restaurants renew farm-to-table dining concept in York County. Has its time come?
The Mill in Hershey serves comfortable dining with high standards for cocktails, entrees: review
VIDEO | Mysterious Journeys: The Ghosts of Gettysburg
Hymns unite Swiss Reformed and American Anabaptists in Leola
Women re-enactors show a different side to Civil War history
What is an authentic fasnacht and how many calories do they contain?
Author’s genealogy study leads to novel: Here Come the Pennsylvania Dutch by Thomas B. Speaker
Covered Bridges of Dauphin County, PA Location Map
Meet Belsnickel, the Counter Claus
Donmoyer will give lecture on hex signs to Pinegrove Historical Society
Pennsylvania Dutch Country Historical Attractions
The Historic Barns of Southeastern Pennsylvania by Gregory D. Huber