Local Links | May 8, 2015

 

 Photos: Food Truck Festival at Palmyra | Lebanon Daily News

The Palmyra Area Business Association held the first Food Truck Festival on Saturday, May 9, 2015. Local vendors were on hand and then were plenty of kids games for the kids.

Union Canal Tunnel boat back in water | Lebanon Daily News

The day finally came. After nearly two years of restoring the Lois H. Meily, a barge that has been dry-docked since July 2013, the Friends of the Union Canal Tunnel Park.

York County’s rail trail eagles: ‘This pair of eagles doesn’t seem to be bothered by anything’ | York Blog

I first found out about the bald eagles that nest along the recently opened rail trail northern extension when I saw one the adults swooping around a billboard on Route 30.  The nest is located in between the  Codorus Creek and Eden Road in a small patch of woodland. With the leaves now out it’s unlikely that you’ll be able to see the nest but their is a good chance you might catch one of the adults soaring around the vicinity.

The area around a Bald Eagle Nest is a restricted zone that is protected by federal and state law and certain rules of etiquette should be followed. Click here to find out what they are and remember – you wouldn’t want a Bald Eagel causing trouble in your back yard, so does cause any in theirs!

Burning Bridge Tavern in Wrightsville takes pride in smoked meats | Flipside PA

This Wrightsville restaurant prides itself on offering a fresh take on honky-tonk style while serving up killer cocktails and fill-your-belly smoked meats. Click here if your wondering what burning bridge the taverns name references. Hint: It has to do with the Civil War.

Bethlehem Fine Art and Craft Show returns for 50th year | Lehigh Valley Live

The free, two-day show put on by the Bethlehem Fine Arts Commission features more than 80 juried artists and craft artisans.

Sweeping “Les Miserables” coming to Dutch Apple | Lancaster Online 

Through June 13, 2015, Most Tues.-Sat. 6 p.m. dinner, 7:30 p.m. show and selected matinees, $49-$56 adults, $23 students, $19 children 3-12, Show only: $34

Golfers welcome, traffic and all | Lancaster Online 

The 2015 U.S. Women’s Open is expected to draw as many as 100,000 spectators to Lancaster Country Club when the oldest and largest-purse women’s professional golf championship in the world is held there July 6-12.

Bethlehem’s historic Sayre Mansion installs electric car chargers | Lehigh Valley Live

Sayre Mansion, at 250 Wyandotte St. in Bethlehem, has decided to make both charging stations publicly available at a cost of $12 per charge, the amount it costs the inn in electricity to charge a car, co-owner Carrie Ohlandt said. Inn guests can charge their cars for free.

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