The world famous Haines Shoe House be featured tonight on the BBC’s Channel 4 documentary ‘World’s Weirdest Homes’. The live feed will be blocked if you try to stream it from anywhere other than the U.K. Do a Google search to see if there are ways to bypass this block. I’d imagine the program will find it’s way onto YouTube after the live broadcast as well.
→ Fox Meadows Creamery & Country Market to open in late April outside Ephrata - LancasterOnline Fox Meadows will be a farm-to-table creamery that will use the milk from from its own dairy ...
→ 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.
→ Pennsylvania's real hex magic - The York Daily Record Along with the government's efforts - via the school system - to eradicate the use of Pennsilfaanisch Deitsch dialect there was also a campaign undertaken ...
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 ...
→ When The Cause Was Glorious: The Fields Of Gettysburg And The Nature Of Philanthropy Thoughtful piece on the continuing effect the Battle of Gettysburg has on American society and the ...
→ Fundraising efforts moving full steam ahead for Colebrookedale Railroad - berksmontnews.com
It's hard to believe that at one time the U.S. Constitution was amended to ban alchohol! Thankfully those times are long passed and we now are free to choose from ...
→ Hershey Visitors Enjoy Four Park Harmony - abc27 WHTM abc27 WHTM
Sure, you’ll still come mainly for the world-class animals, but neither the cuddly red pandas nor the engaging giraffes will mind if you find the Jus’ Java coffee creations and ...
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 ...
→ Plans shaping up for new Haunted Mill - The York Daily Record
→ 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 ...
→ Shank's Tavern celebrates 200 years as Marietta landmark - LancasterOnline
→ 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 ...
→ The Lehigh Valley's craft beer scene comes of age If your into craft brew you might want to plan a beercation to the Lehigh Valley. This article is filled with info ...
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→ Sustainable, organic farming grows out of niche market - LancasterOnline
→ 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 ...
→ Renfrew Museum to rebuild historic summer kitchen - Herald Mail Media Ever been to the Renfrew Museum & Park? If not, a great time to see it would be on Saturday, ...
→ Two York County state parks get kudos in Smithsonian - The York Daily Record The parks were mentioned in the article "The 20 Best Small Towns to Visit in 2014". Coming ...
You can watch the full program on PBS.org.
→ Food Wednesdays: The Changing Taste of PA Wines | witf.org
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→ Bethlehem's Sun Inn likely in line for a distillery - lehighvalleylive.com
→ Lancaster Cigar Bar celebrates its grand opening - PennLive.com lancastercigar.com After becoming an aficionado of premium cigars Daniel Falcon realized there wasn’t an establishment within Lancaster County where cigar lovers could ...
“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 ...
→ Dutch Springs Aqua Park geared toward younger crowd | lehighvalleylive.com.
PA German Hex Symbols: Their History and The Art of Rebecca Ross Rebecca has been a Berks County artist for the past 21 years. Much of her artwork of the past ...
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→ A boater's guide to getting on the Susquehanna River in Lancaster County - LancasterOnline
→ Renovations planned at Waynesboro Theatre - Chambersburg Public Opinion Always good to see people investing in small town down towns.
If you love bacon, beer and the beach, then a trip to York City might be worth your while this summer.Downtown York might not be the island vacation you've been ...
→ Inaugural Gettysburg Brew Fest a hit with beer aficionados - WGAL Home Follow the link above for photos from the event. A second Brewfest is being planned for the spring. ...
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→ Yuengling sponsorship to make Oktoberfest free, bigger | Lehigh Valley Business Craft brewers village will be new this year. Festival will be held Oct. 3-5 and 10-12. See the official website at artsquest.org/festivals/oktoberfest ...
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→ Mountain Folk Band to perform inside Crystal Cave - Reading Eagle
→ ‘Life in the Midst of War’ - The Shippensburg News-Chronicle Civil War artist's work will be exhibited in the Council for the Arts of Chambersburg gallery starting June 20, 2014.
→ Obama to award Medal of Honor to Civil War officer - LancasterOnline Cushing, 22, died during Pickett's Charge.
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 ...
“Highland House” overlooking Children’s Lake in Boiling Springs has played many roles in its 200-plus year history.It has been the estate of iron barons, a focal point of community life, ...
→ 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 ...
The 2015 Renaissance Faire began its 13-week season under sunny skies at its Mount Hope estate. The Mount Hope site near Manheim, Pa. features over 90 shows daily on open-air stages ...
→ What do you really know about Robert Fulton? - LancasterOnline
View Northhampton County, Pa. Covered Bridge in a larger map
→ City of Reading embraces ugly Christmas tree - The Morning Call Perhaps Reading should adopt the phenomena of the "Worlds Ugliest Christmas Tree" as a yearly ritual. Pretty, well decorated trees can ...
Tractors rule at Old Time Plowboys show in Kutztown - Morning Call The Plowboys Summer Show will be held at The Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center at Kutztown University. And don't forget ...
→ New Susquehanna River trail center in Columbia hosts open house, wows visitors - Lancaster Online
→ Civil War museum opens Oct. 18 at Monterey Pass - Chambersburg Public Opinion
→ Top 10 Craft Beer Destinations in Lebanon County - RhenTime
→ Anniversary battlefield walks bring visitors closer to Gettysburg history - Evening Sun If you'd like to get an idea of what a battlefield walk is like check out the video ...
→ 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 ...
→ 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 ...
We asked readers about places, festivals and more that everyone in the Valley should experience at least once. We were flooded with great ideas. Here are 50, in no particular ...
→ $4 million whitewater playboating park below Holtwood Dam tested, about to open to public - LancasterOnline This will be a great draw for the area - as were the existing features ...
→ Amish Outlaws to perform at Harrisburg's Appalachian Brewing Company | PennLive.com. There are two aspects of the "Amish way" that I personally could not abide by: Non-violence in regards to defending yourself and ...
→ York Harley-Davidson to host Bike Night, factory open house - PennLive.com
→ Civil War predominates at Caring for Heritage in Columbia - LancasterOnline Events like these connect the past with the present in a way that history books cannot. They are an ...
Source: PHOTOS: Kutztown Folk Festival 2015
→ Tickets on sale for 2014 Artisan Cheese & Wine Pairing Event Weekend - berksmontnews.com Tickets can be purchased online on the Berks County Wine Trail website.
→ Lucky pork and sauerkraut recipes to make for New Year's Day - PennLive.com Follow the link for three recipes that will help bring secure your fortune for 2015.
→ Crowd learns to make 'honey wine' during Burnside Plantation demo, tasting | lehighvalleylive.com
→ Pennsylvania: Brew fest set for grounds of Gettysburg seminary - chicagotribune.com Beer lovers to converge on Gettysburg's Seminary Ridge to sample craft beers from 35 local and regional breweries. And for the grand ...
→ 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 ...
→ Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, has Blobfest, a three-day tribute to the 1958 monster movie "The Blob." - themorningcall.com
This was the last wooden covered bridge (prior ones were destroyed in 1832 and 1863) to connect Columbia and Wrightsville, it was replaced by a steel-truss bridge that would last until being ...
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→ The final Judgment: Pennsylvania, California wines split blind tasting | PennLive.com
→ Berks the bizarre: Charming Forge has long been associated with paranormal activity - Reading Eagle (click the first link in the search results to read the article)
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→ 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 ...
→ Pennsbury Manor prepping for festive Holly Nights celebration - Bucks County Courier Times Experience the enchantment of Pennsbury Manor by candlelight. Enjoy crackling bonfires, carolers, candlelit tours of the Manor ...
→ Tales from Pennsylvania's 'Museum of Mysteries' - WGAL
→ Mexitaly brewmaster wants the York restaurant to be beer destination - FlipSidePA.com
→ Wine Spectator Magazine lauds Lehigh Valley, Hunterdon County restaurants in international wine awards - lehighvalleylive.com
→ TripAdvisor Offers The Scoop On America's Top Ice Cream Parlors - WSJ.com Looking to cool off and relax after a hot day of touring the sights in Gettyburg? Then you ...
→ Camp Security archaeological dig turns up items - The York Daily Record The site is the last Revolutionary War prison camp that remains in existence. Learn more at CampSecurity.com.
→ Is He Santa Claus, Saint Nicholas, Kris Kringle or Pelznickel? Santa Klaus is exhausted. Perhaps it's time for him to share the burden and ask for some help. Christmas isn't ...
→ Local paranormal investigative team, Berks Mont Project, invokes history to life You will find the team's website here.
The Colony Meadery has a new way to get people to try mead - in slushie form. Source: Mead slushies are closer than you think | lehighvalleylive.com thecolonymeadery.com
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Scott Mingus tells the story in his upcoming book on the Underground Railroad about a fugitive who made it across the Mason-Dixon Line, traversed York County and then faced the bridgehead at Wrightsville. Source: Unearthing ...
There’s a saying that everything but the squeal was used in the early days of pig butchering. And there is some truth to that, as frugal and careful butchers kept not ...
Likely hatching now until next Wednesday. Source: All eyes on Eagle Cam eggs as time for breakout is here | Local News | lancasteronline.com
→ Hershey museum finds early swimsuit from park's early years - Lebanon Daily News
→ Pennsylvania Dutch goes gourmet with classy makeovers by high-end chefs - Morning Call The "New Pennsylvania DutchCuisine" is on the rise, taking authentic traditional PA Dutch classics and updating them: Shoofly pie ...
Pleasant Valley Lost by Joseph J. Swope: Berks County resident’s book chronicles life on family farm in Blue Marsh
→ Berks County resident publishes book chronicling life on family farm in Blue Marsh region You can pre-order the book here.
→ Kid-friendly centers headed to mall at Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem | lehighvalleylive.com.
→ Entrepreneurial spirit drives growth of tiny Emma's Gourmet Popcorn - LancasterOnline Place your orders at emmaspopcorn.com.
→ PHOTOS 65th annual Kutztown Folk Festival Huge gallery of superb images from this year's festival by photographer Roxanne Richardson.
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Obama to award Medal of Honor to Civil War officer Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing
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City of Reading embraces ugly Christmas tree
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New Susquehanna River trail center in Columbia hosts open house
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Monterey Pass Battlefield Museum opens Oct. 18
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Amish Outlaws to perform at Harrisburg’s Appalachian Brewing Company
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