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 ...
→ Financial secrets of the Amish - MarketWatch
→ Black bears are expanding their range in Pennsylvania; Lancaster County could be their next home - LancasterOnline
→ Steampunk Unlimited 2014 at the Strasburg Railroad - Photo Gallery - PennLive.com
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→ Mud sale survival guide: Boots, baked goods and bingo - LancasterOnline Spring is just around the corner and in Lancaster County that means it time to grab your boots and head ...
→ Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney buy secret mountain love nest near home town - Daily Mail Online The article gives Mr. Kinney's hometown as Lancaster, but I'm pretty sure he's ...
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For hundreds of years in Lancaster County, one of the most anticipated and important times of the year was when shadbush and bloodroots bloomed. That was when millions of migratory American ...
The Foundry opens: Woodfire grill is the only one of its kind in PA - Foundry co-owner Eric Hoover reported that there are no other grills like this one in Pennsylvania and ...
→ 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 ...
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 ...
→ Folk art with Lancaster ties part of $12.9 million Sotheby's sale - LancasterOnline This painting by Jacob Maentel — “Young Mr. Faul,” rendered in watercolor, gouache, ink and pencil on paper ...
Waltz Vineyards opens Kitchen Kettle Village wine shop and tasting room - LancasterOnline
→ Jonathan Yeager, friends, will get the taps flowing at the Lancaster Craft Beerfest - LancasterOnline On Saturday, Sept. 6, the second annual beerfest will be held in the 100 block ...
A celebration of apples - LancasterOnline: Local News I attended an open house the weekend prior to the Apple Festival and was delighted to tour the mansion and the grounds. A representative ...
→ Let the River Run Wild - NYTimes.com
Children are welcome at Iron Stone Acres, the bed-and-breakfast that Sharon Zimmerman has been running for nearly 30 years in rural Narvon, Pennsylvania, but they’ll need to entertain themselves. The ...
→ LNP Welcomes the U.S. Women's Open 2015 to Lancaster County: Everything you need to know about attending the 2015 U.S. Women's Open in Lancaster, Pa.
→ Amish quilts focus of April Durnbaugh Lectures West Chester University history professor Janneken Smucker will be giving a free lecture called "Abstract Art or Country Craft? The Quilts of the Amish" at the Elizabethtown ...
→ 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 ...
→ Capital for a day - LancasterOnline Lancaster was the capital of the fledgling United States of America for exactly one day on Sept. 27, 1777 as the Second Continental Congress fled ...
UPDATE: Click the link to read my in depth review of The Turkey Hill Experience. → The Turkey Hill Experience | NBC 10 Philadelphia The link above leads to a very brief roundup of ...
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 ...
→ Strasburg offers three-course railroad dining experience for train buffs - Morning Call.
Shorebirds’ use of Lancaster County islands causes feds to reverse order over Safe Harbor Dam water level
The Conejohela Flats are one of two spots in Pennsylvania — the other is Presque Isle along Lake Erie — that have been designated key resting and feeding areas for ...
→ 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 ...
UPDATE: → Black Forest Brewery opening Saturday in Ephrata → New Ephrata brewpub slates December opening - LancasterOnline
The Susquehanna River offers plenty of places to fish, but there are plenty of other spots to cast a line. Source: 10 great places to go fishing in Lancaster County - ...
Corn mazes can be found all over the U.S., but they started in Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Don Frantz created the first maze, in the pattern of a dinosaur, at Lebanon Valley ...
→ The home of Pennsylvania's only U. S. president: Not far by car | PennLive.com James Buchanan was the 15th President of the U.S.A. and the only one to hail from the ...
→ Talking Christmas traditions with Don Yoder - Philly.com
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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 ...
→ MakersFest, '70 Works' put crafts in the spotlight - LancasterOnline
Lancaster County now has its own viewing of live eagle nest - LancasterOnline What a great idea, and a brilliant way to promote awareness of the Northwest Lancaster County River Trail.
→ Susquehanna Riverlands plan aims to attract tourists - The York Daily Record It's good to know that Mark Platts et. al. understand just how much untapped potential exists in the ...
→ Susquehannocks – The vanquished tribe - Cecil Daily: Our Cecil. If you're interested in the history of one of the several Native American tribes that lived in what would become known as the Deitscherei ...
→ Longing for fasnachts? Tell us where you like to get these tasty, doughy treats! - LancasterOnline Reading all of these news items about fastnachts is making my mouth water! And of course ...
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.
→ Religious groups call for an end to 'Amish Mafia' | PennLive.com
→ Donald Kraybill, frequent voice of Amish, to retire - LancasterOnline
→ In plain sight - Life in Pennsylvania Amish country isn’t quite as depicted by Hollywood | UTSanDiego.com
→ Play brings author back to Bird-in-Hand with new Amish novel - LancasterOnline The author found entre into the Amish world through her Mennonite husband and wants her writing to help make ...
→ Cherry Crest readies maze for July 4 opening day - The Unionville Times
Mark your calendars, because it's officially festival season! Lots of summer festivals — featuring food, drinks, music and more — are coming to your area soon. Source: Food festivals in York, ...
→ Money Secrets of Amish People - Business Insider
→ Click here to see a map of locations for all of the covered bridges in Lancaster County, PA. All photos © visitpadutchcountry.com
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→ Buggy around Lancaster County - Philly.com A few ideas for a fun family trip to Lancaster County.
→ Eight Facts About Henry VIII: A historical primer for the PA Renaissance Faire | PennLive.com This years faire runs August 2 through October 26, 2014 11AM - 8PM on Saturdays ...
→ 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 ...
Rough & Tumble Engineers Historical Association is a unique 33 acre museum located in Kinzers, Lancaster County PA. Gates open at 9 am for the antique tractor pull and the action starts ...
Sight & Sound Theatres Introduces Moses - YouTube Moses will premier on March 8, 2014 and will run for one year. More details at sight-sound.com.
→ Spring Gulch fills roster for 28th annual folk festival - LancasterOnline
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, ...
→ 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 ...
→ A Pipeline Threatens Our Family Land - NYTimes.com
→ Raise the flag: Countdown to 2015 U.S. Women's Open in Lancaster officially begins - LancasterOnline
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 ...
→ Lancaster County Market Voted One Of The Best In The World | CBS Philly
→ Ghost tours in Lancaster and Strasburg - LancasterOnline If you're interested in the paranormal or history then an outing with Ghost Tours of Lancaster will be right up your alley. Started ...
The best time to go is when the river is at or below the 3.5 foot level. Click here and scroll down to the "Gage height, feet" graph to check the current ...
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 ...
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 ...
Ice was the dominant crop in January, when Lancaster County's fertile fields lay fallow and the farmers had idle time. And, while New England boasted numerous lakes and ponds from ...
→ 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, ...
Lancaster County, unbeknownst to many locals, is home to one of the largest hubs for goat sales on the East Coast. According to some experts, the New Holland Sales Stable ...
→ Hotel and restaurant at Spooky Nook Sports to cost $9.5M, create 100 jobs - LancasterOnline Of particular interest to visitors who might be in the area during the winter months and ...
→ Weekend getaways: Down on the farm stay | NJ.com. Three out of the five farm stays detailed in this article are in PA Dutch Country.
→ "The Amish" on American Experience airs Tuesday, January 28th at 7 pm | KENW.
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 ...
→ Scottish fest taps into 18th century Lancaster County roots - LancasterOnline Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages six to 12. Check out the festival's Facebook page ...
→ Pipeline a threat to Susquehanna corridor - LancasterOnline The proposed pipeline would run from Susquehanna County in the north to southern Lancaster county.
→ After fire, Amish raise a barn at West Newport Road farm - LancasterOnline
→ Bull's Head named among Top 5 beer bars in the Northeast - LancasterOnline
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→ First Thunder on the River crowds Columbia with classic cars - LancasterOnline: Local News You can go straight to the photo gallery accompanying the article by clicking here.
On this trip we parked at Koser Park in Bainbridge and walked 1.5 miles south along the Northwest Lancaster County River Trail to find the cliffs. I was told by ...
→ Tales from Pennsylvania's 'Museum of Mysteries' - WGAL
UPDATE: Just spotted (3/2/2015) a Bald Eagle flying near a billboard on the south side of PA Route 30 as it crosses the Codorus Creek in York County. I turned off immediately, grabbed ...
→ Watch This Time-Lapse of the Amish Raising a Large Barn in Just 10 Hours
One of my projects underway is the development of a geological guide of the Northwest Lancaster County Recreational Trail. This trail stretches from Columbia north to Falmouth, about 14 miles, ...
→ The river side of Lancaster County - Bucks County Courier Times Follow the link above for a general overview of places to see along the Susquehanna River's 40 mile frontage in western Lancaster County.
→ It's not America's coolest small town any more, but Lititz is still cool - LancasterOnline.
It's been an exalted ingredient of Iranian cuisine since ancient times. It lends its distinctive hue and pungent flavor to Spanish paella, Afghani pulao, and the fragrant couscouses of Morocco. ...
→ 14-mile Northwest Lancaster County River Trail nears finish line - LancasterOnline I've walked most of this route over the years starting from different locations, but having it all connected will ...
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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 ...
VIDEO | Amish: A Secret Life
Financial secrets of the Amish
Black bears expanding range in Pennsylvania, Lancaster County could be their next home
Photos: Steampunk Unlimited 2014 at the Strasburg Railroad
PHOTOS | Columbia River Park – Columbia, PA
Mud sale survival guide: Boots, baked goods and bingo – LancasterOnline
Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney buy secret mountain love nest near Lititz, PA
PHOTOS | Architecture of Lancaster – Lancaster County, PA – Vol. I
Shad wars: A long, violent period in Lancaster County over a fish in the Susquehanna
Local Links | May 5, 2015
VIDEO | The Two Worlds of the Pennsylvania Dutch – Don Yoder
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
Folk art with Lancaster ties part of $12.9 million Sotheby’s sale
Waltz Vineyards opens Kitchen Kettle Village wine shop and tasting room
Jonathan Yeager, friends, will get the taps flowing at the Lancaster Craft Beerfest
A celebration of apples at the Haldeman Mansion
Remove the Susquehanna’s Dams and ‘Let the River Run Wild’
Leaving technology behind on vacation in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Everything you need to know about attending the 2015 U.S. Women’s Open in Lancaster, Pa.
Amish quilts focus of Janneken Smucker Lectures at Elizabethtown Elizabethtown College
In Indiana, buggy license fees shoot up for Allen County Amish
Capital for a day during the Revolutionary War
The Turkey Hill Experience + Chickies Rock County Park
VIDEO | Horse-drawn buggies, bonnets and beards: Glimpse inside another America with an intimate view
Strasburg Railroad offers three-course railroad dining experience for train buffs
Shorebirds’ use of Lancaster County islands causes feds to reverse order over Safe Harbor Dam
Monster catfish stalking Susquehanna River
New Ephrata brewpub Black Forest Brewery slates December opening
10 great places to go fishing in Lancaster County
Corn mazes were born in Pennsylvania
The home of Pennsylvania’s only U. S. president: Not far by car
Talking Christmas traditions with Don Yoder
Map of Amish and Old Order Mennonite Communities of Lancaster County
PHOTOS | The Turkey Hill Experience – Columbia, PA
A Look Back in History: In defense of humility and ‘Demut’ Plain Dutch living Part
MakersFest, ’70 Works’ put crafts in the spotlight
Lancaster County now has its own viewing of live eagle nest
Susquehanna Riverlands plan aims to attract tourists
Susquehannocks – The vanquished tribe
Longing for fasnachts? Tell us where you like to get these tasty, doughy treats!
Pinecraft Amish community in Sarasota attracts snow birds [VIDEO]
VIDEO | Haunted Lancaster 2013
Religious groups call for an end to ‘Amish Mafia’
Donald Kraybill, frequent voice of Amish, to retire
In plain sight – Life in Pennsylvania Amish country isn’t quite as depicted by Hollywood
Play brings Wanda E. Brunstetter back to Bird-in-Hand with new Amish novel
Cherry Crest Adventure Farm readies maze for July 4 opening day
Food festivals in York, Lancaster, Harrisburg you won’t want to miss
13 Amish Money Secrets
PHOTOS | Siegrist’s Mill Covered Bridge – Lancaster County, PA
PHOTOS | Barns & Farms of Lancaster County, PA
Buggy around Lancaster County
Eight Facts About Henry VIII: A historical primer for the PA Renaissance Faire
Verne Troyer’s Amish Roots
Antique Tractor Pull Saturday April 26, 2014 in Kinzers, PA
VIDEO | Sight & Sound Theatres Introduces Moses
Spring Gulch fills roster for 28th annual folk festival
Amish Barn in Hughesville, MD Explodes During Fire
Can an Outsider Ever Truly Become Amish?
New York Abduction Case Tests Limits of Amish Ties to Modern World
Williams Partners Pipeline Threatens Our Family Land
Countdown to 2015 U.S. Women’s Open in Lancaster officially begins
PHOTOS | Shocks Mill Bridge – Lancaster County, PA
Lancaster County Central Market Voted One Of The Best In The World
Ghost tours in Lancaster and Strasburg, Pa
Susquehanna River Potholes Near Falmouth, PA Location Map
VIDEO | Love Finds You In Charm starring Danielle Churchran
Local Links | May 14, 2015
Sunny Day in Intercourse PA
Not so long ago, Susquehanna River ice was a winter crop for farmers
Culture clash: Modern conservationist meets Amish farmer
Goat farming is gaining popularity in Lancaster County
Hotel and restaurant at Spooky Nook Sports to cost $9.5M, create 100 jobs
Weekend getaways: Down on the farm stay
“The Amish” on American Experience airs Tuesday, January 28th at 7 pm
VIDEO | Susquehanna being digitally mapped by Terrain360
Covenanter Scottish Festival taps into 18th century Lancaster County roots
Williams Partners’ pipeline a threat to Susquehanna corridor
VIDEO | Amish barn raising in Intercourse, PA
Bull’s Head Public House named among Top 5 beer bars in the Northeast
PHOTOS | Riverfront Park – Lancaster County, PA
Dutch Wonderland Vintage Postcards
Author Spotlight: ‘Blush: A Mennonite Girl Meets a Glittering World’ [VIDEO]
View of the Susquehanna Above Columbia
Amish Mennonite Genealogy Tree
First Thunder on the River crowds Columbia with classic cars
PHOTOS | White Cliffs of Conoy – Lancaster County, PA
Photos: Tales from Pennsylvania’s ‘Museum of Mysteries
Bald eagle sightings increase in Pennsylvania Dutch Country
VIDEO | Watch This Time-Lapse of the Amish Raising a Large Barn in Just 10
Explore geology of Chickies Rock, Lancaster County Recreational Trail
What to see along the Susquehanna River in Lancaster County
It’s not America’s coolest small town any more, but Lititz is still cool
Saveur magazine highlights Lancaster County saffron
14-mile Northwest Lancaster County River Trail nears finish line
Pennsylvania Amish Country Vintage Postcards
PHOTOS | 2014 Bridge Bust – Columbia-Wrightsville , PA
PHOTOS | Architecture of Columbia, PA
Mennonite culture can teach us how to live purposeful lives