Folk artist Peter V. Fritsch was a beloved portrayer of Pennsylvania Dutch culture

As we draw nearer to the celebration of Easter and the earth awakens from sleep, it is an important time … Continue reading

Genetic disease takes toll on Lancaster County’s Amish

Currently, more than 50,000 Lancaster County Amish can trace their lineage to just 80 ancestors, less than a tenth of … Continue reading

Oscar the Groundhog’s predicts more winter, plowable snow in February

Upstaging Punxsutawney Phil by almost a week, Berks County’s furry weather prognosticator, Oscar the Groundhog, says winter’s far from over. … Continue reading

Pennsylvania Dutch Country Historical Attractions

Adams County American Civil War Museum Utilizing artifacts, historical documents, interactive displays, and 3-D productions, visitors will gain a better … Continue reading