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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 ...
Move aside, ‘Amish Mafia’ — Amish horror movie ‘Infernal’ will be filmed this month in Lancaster County
UPDATE: It appears that the movie was completed and the name was changed to 'The Harvesting'. I could not find any information about the film actually being released. Perhaps it's ...
→ The Amish Are Looking for a New Home | OZY. It's true that some of the Lancaster County Amish are leaving. The average family has around seven children and the ideal ...
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→ Need a new buggy? Check out Schrock's - Times Reporter This article describes an Ohio based manufacturer of buggies.
An intimate portrait of Amish family life and faith, following Old Order Amish couple Miriam and David and their family, and capturing the reason why this family decided to open ...
→ Donald Kraybill, frequent voice of Amish, to retire - LancasterOnline
→ Talking Christmas traditions with Don Yoder - Philly.com
The History of the Printings of the Martyr's Mirror - Book Review The Martyr's Mirror is a book you would find in most Amish and Mennonite households because it tells the ...
→ Horse and buggy and car crash in Upper Leacock Township - LancasterOnline 49 year old woman and 6 year old boy ejected from buggy, sustaining minor injuries. If your interested in ...
→ Culture clash: Modern conservationist meets Amish farmer - News - poconorecord.com - Stroudsburg, PA Considering that 70% of the land under agriculture in the Octoraro Creek watershed is Amish owned, ...
Although it is possible that some Amish individuals emigrated to Pennsylvania between the the years of 1710 and 1736 - either among the Swiss Mennonites that settled the Pequea Colony ...
→ Lancaster Chamber Of Commerce Exploiting Culture More Then Violent reality Shot? New Report Claims Opponents Of Series Aren’t Innocent - ENSTARZ Reality shot??? More then??? Sloppy industry shills hide behind Eshelman's ...
→ Buggy around Lancaster County - Philly.com A few ideas for a fun family trip to Lancaster County.
VIDEO | Horse-drawn buggies, bonnets and beards: Glimpse inside another America with an intimate view of Amish life
→ Horse-drawn buggies, bonnets and beards: Glimpse inside another America with an intimate view of Amish life | Mail Online. Shooting primarily with telephoto lenses, photographer Robert Weingarten (Vineyard) spent four years ...
Amish conversion is extremely uncommon, which makes sense: who actually wants to give up modern convenience for more than a week or so? For those who have made the leap, ...
→ LancasterOnline: Plain Peril: Horse And Buggy Crashes In Lancaster County
→ Amish men lift and carry a house across a field and onto its new plot | Mail Online This video was filmed in Spartansburg, PA, near lake Erie in Crawford County. ...
→ Stunning quilts at MFA wow with colors and complex designs - Braintree Forum.
→ A Local Bank in Amish Country Flourishes Amid Dearth of Small Lenders - WSJ One of the first articles that I linked to after starting this website was about the ...
Dennis Hughes to give “Amish in Focus: Photos and Stories” lecture at Elizabeth College, March 12 2015
Lecture -"Amish in Focus: Photos and Stories" Professional photographer Dennis Hughes of East Petersburg, Pa., has been taking pictures of the Amish and other Plain groups since 1986. His 18,000 wide-ranging ...
→ Smart Talk: Amish being exploited on TV? | witf.org
via Lancastrians Against Amish Exploitation
→ Aerial Tours of the Susquehanna River and Amish Country | NBC4 Washington. What an incredible way to explore PA Dutch Country! Smoketown Airport in Lancaster County offers four different aerial tours, ranging ...
The current issue of Commonweal Magazine features an article by Donald Kraybill title 'Opting Out: How the Amish Haved Survived in America'. Once you start learning more about the Amish ...
The realities of running a business responsible for softening stance to many technologies. Most Amish teens now have cell phones. Source: Cell phones, computers more and more part of Lancaster County ...
→ Religious groups call for an end to 'Amish Mafia' | PennLive.com
→ Financial secrets of the Amish - MarketWatch
Black healing salve is a natural remedy, used since the oldest of times, by people belonging to the Amish community. Today, this ointment has become quite popular, being used not ...
→ Watch This Time-Lapse of the Amish Raising a Large Barn in Just 10 Hours
→ Getting to know Lancaster's Amish: Not far by car - PennLive.com The V.I.P. tours run by The Amish Experience will give you a snapshot of life as lived by the Lancaster ...
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 ...
Amish scholar Don Kraybill calls it a riddle, or a paradox. How can the Amish be such successful entrepreneurs today, when they end their formal education at eighth grade and forswear ...
→ Abduction Case Tests Limits of Amish Ties to Modern World - NYTimes.com Known as Swatzenbtruber, the Amish settlements of the region where Fannie and Delila Miller were kidnapped trace their roots to ...
→ Organic dairy in Paradise is a breed apart - LancasterOnline The 40 strong purebred Dutch Belted herd that produces the milk for Amish-owned Dutch Meadows Organic Dairy thrive on the 100% grass-based ...
While eateries like the ones mentioned in the article have become incredibly popular it should be noted that truly authentic Pennsylvania Dutch cooking bears little resemblance to what you'll find at places ...
→ Money Secrets of Amish People - Business Insider
→ "The Amish" on American Experience airs Tuesday, January 28th at 7 pm | KENW.
→ 'Bonnet Strings' tells of ties that once bound an Amish woman to her culture - LancasterOnline Bonnet Strings: An Amish Woman's Ties to Two Worlds
→The Amish: Shunned trailer: the price of cultural protection | FlickFilosopher.com.
Traveling through some parts of Lancaster County you might be taken to think that the Amish make up a majority of the local population. Everywhere you turn you'll see acre upon ...
The article mentions that some couples invite English friends to their weddings. That would certainly make for an interesting experience. But I'm sure a little drone wedding videography would be ...
Foodstruck York to feature 50 food trucks, music, beer in September - FlipSidePA.com More than 50 food trucks and carts, local merchants, live music and beer are coming to Penn Park ...
→ In plain sight - Life in Pennsylvania Amish country isn’t quite as depicted by Hollywood | UTSanDiego.com
→ Amish reality? Don't participate in local attempts to exploit Amish culture, say reps from the local Chamber and Visitors Bureau - LancasterOnline Please support Mary Haverstick in her effort to ...
You can watch the full program on PBS.org.
→ 3 Things the Amish Have to Say About Good Business - allbusiness.com The ideal for the Amish is a life based around farming. But in some areas - like the one ...
→ Buggy license fees shoot up | The Journal Gazette This article deals with Amish living in Allen County Indiana. However, the issue in question is one that effects the Amish of ...
→ Haldeman: My love affair with the Amish » Opinion » The Huntsville Item, Huntsville, TX.
Fans of the Amish "bodice ripper" novels should like 'Love Finds You in Charm' starring Danielle Churchran as Emma Miller a beautiful, young Amish woman, who seemingly has it all. Looking ...
→ Adults need gap years too – break out and take a rumspringa | Sophie Heawood | Comment is free | The Guardian. It is interesting to note that in "English" popular ...
→ Verne Troyer: My parents didn’t know I’d married a Playboy model | Metro News He's know primarily for his role as 'Mini Me' in Mike Myers' Austin Powers movies but this ...
→ Rich Amish Lured Into Florida Land Investment Scheme - Businessweek
Living among both the Amish people of Lancaster County and newer (1949) Colony of Old Order Mennonite Plain People at Kutztown, Berks County, many have admired their “humility” and willingness ...
→ Entrepreneurial spirit drives growth of tiny Emma's Gourmet Popcorn - LancasterOnline Place your orders at emmaspopcorn.com.
→ Capsule reviews of three recent mystery titles - Books - The Boston Globe Is the author referencing the The Hochstetler Massacre with the opening chapters of this book? Certainly seems so ...
→ The Two Worlds of the Pennsylvania Dutch Webcast | Library of Congress The Pennsylvania Dutch culture, which is now over three centuries old and still evolving, is an American hybrid ...
I took this photo in Lancaster County and didn't realize it was a schoolhouse until weeks later when I was editing images from that day. I remember thinking how odd ...
This is a shot of the buggy used by AAA Buggy Tours. They are located at Kitchen Kettle Village in Intercourse, PA. I have not taken a tour with AAA ...
A bilingual picture book to help learn Pennsylvania Dutch at the Lancaster County Mennonite Historical Society
→ A bilingual picture book: English and Pennsylvania Dutch - LancasterOnline If you are interested in learning some Pennsilfaanisch Deitsch, then you will want to check out the upcoming classes being offered ...
Set in Pennsylvania Dutch country near Lancaster, things in Williams’ novel get dark in a hurry. Following the solar storm, computer records fail; credit and debit cards as well as bank ...
→ Who's exploiting the Amish: Lancaster businesses or a TV show?: Nancy Eshelman | PennLive.com Oh my, Nancy throws down the gauntlet! Too bad her thinking is sloppy. She equates local businesses ...
→ How a series of attacks by a breakaway Amish sect became a landmark hate-crimes case - Legal Talk Network This is a podcast interview featuring Donald Kraybill discussing the Bergholz Amish ...
Factory 449’s ‘The Amish Project’: A one-woman show about a community tragedy - The Washington Post. The play was written by Jessica Dickey who describes it as a “fictional exploration” based on fact. ...
→ After fire, Amish raise a barn at West Newport Road farm - LancasterOnline
→ Bank of Bird-in-Hand is Bucking the trend - FT.com
→ Amish Mafia through the years: Here’s why it’s fake and always has been fake - LancasterOnline
The notion that Pennsylvania Dutch could go fallow is absurd to the Amish, who have been doubling their population every few decades. “It’s actually considered the fastest-growing small-minority language in the ...
→ Series looks at 'Anabaptist Faith' - LancasterOnline Details of Highland's Spring Senior Life Institute, open to the public, follow: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, April 3: "Introduction to Anabaptism," with Bach ...
→ A touch of Lancaster in Doylestown Township - Bucks County Courier Time More info on Sandy Ridge Farm's Amish Market.
Having lived my entire life on a farm in rural Woolwich Township, I have become familiar with the clip-clop of horse-drawn buggies, and the guttural sounds of Pennsylvania German that ...
I wonder what percentage of the 5000 annual visitors to Pinecraft are Amish-Mennonites as opposed to Mennonites? → Pinecraft Amish community in Sarasota attracts snow birds - Orlando Sentinel.
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Horse and buggy and car crash in Upper Leacock Township, Lancaster County
Culture clash: Modern conservationist meets Amish farmer
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Lancaster Chamber Of Commerce Exploiting Culture More Then Violent reality Shot?
Buggy around Lancaster County
VIDEO | Horse-drawn buggies, bonnets and beards: Glimpse inside another America with an intimate view
Can an Outsider Ever Truly Become Amish?
Plain Peril: Horse And Buggy Crashes In Lancaster County
PA Amish men move entire building by hand [VIDEO]
Stunning quilts at Boston MFA wow with colors and complex designs
A Local Bank in Amish Country Flourishes Amid Dearth of Small Lenders
Dennis Hughes to give “Amish in Focus: Photos and Stories” lecture at Elizabeth College, March
AUDIO | Mary Haverstick, Donald Kraybill on WITF Smart Talk: Amish being exploited on TV?
VIDEO | Amish Reality by Megan Yoder
Aerial Tours of the Susquehanna River and Amish Country
Commonweal Magazine – Opting Out: How the Amish Haved Survived in America by Donald Kraybill
Cell phones, computers more and more part of Lancaster County Amish’s real world
Religious groups call for an end to ‘Amish Mafia’
Financial secrets of the Amish
The black healing salve that Amish people have used for centuries to treat almost any
VIDEO | Watch This Time-Lapse of the Amish Raising a Large Barn in Just 10
Review: V.I.P. Tour by The Amish Experience
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The Amish Effect: Unique cultural strengths help Plain Sect businesses thrive
New York Abduction Case Tests Limits of Amish Ties to Modern World
Dutch Meadows Organic Dairy in Paradise PA is a breed apart
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“The Amish” on American Experience airs Tuesday, January 28th at 7 pm
‘Bonnet Strings’ tells of ties that once bound an Amish woman to her culture
VIDEO | The Amish: Shunned, the price of cultural protection
How many Amish live in Pennsylvania?
Inside a modern Amish wedding
Local Links | May 14, 2015
In plain sight – Life in Pennsylvania Amish country isn’t quite as depicted by Hollywood
Fight against Discover Channel’s exploitation of Lancaster Amish gains momentum
VIDEO | The Amish – American Experience on PBS
Pennsylvania Amish Country Vintage Postcards
Map of Amish and Old Order Mennonite Communities of Lancaster County
3 Things the Amish Have to Say About Good Business
In Indiana, buggy license fees shoot up for Allen County Amish
Haldeman: My love affair with the Amish
VIDEO | Love Finds You In Charm starring Danielle Churchran
Adults need gap years too – break out and take a rumspringa
Verne Troyer’s Amish Roots
Rich Amish Lured Into Florida Land Investment Scheme
A Look Back in History: In defense of humility and ‘Demut’ Plain Dutch living Part
Entrepreneurial spirit drives growth of tiny Emma’s Gourmet Popcorn
Capsule review: The Dead Will Tell by Kate Burkholder
VIDEO | The Amish Village Tour – Lancaster, PA
VIDEO | The Two Worlds of the Pennsylvania Dutch – Don Yoder
Photo of the day for December 16, 2014 – Amish schoolhouse in Lancaster County, PA
AAA Buggy Rides at Kitchen Kettle Village – Intercourse, PA
A bilingual picture book to help learn Pennsylvania Dutch at the Lancaster County Mennonite Historical
‘When the English Fall’ imagines Lancaster County Amish as survivors of dystopian disaster
Who’s exploiting the Amish: Lancaster businesses or a TV show?
How a series of attacks by a breakaway Amish sect became a landmark hate-crimes case
The Amish Project: A one-woman show about the 2006 Nickel Mines shooting
VIDEO | Amish barn raising in Intercourse, PA
Bank of Bird-in-Hand is Bucking the trend
Amish Mafia through the years: Here’s why it’s fake and always has been fake
Keeping the Pennsylvania Dutch language alive – and thriving
Series looks at ‘Anabaptist Faith’
The Amish Market at Sandy Ridge Farm: A touch of Lancaster in Doylestown Township
Mennonite culture can teach us how to live purposeful lives
Pinecraft Amish community in Sarasota attracts snow birds [VIDEO]