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Lancaster County (Pennsylvania)

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  • Braving the heat, parade-goers are rewarded with good show in Havre de Grace Saturday

    Braving the heat, parade-goers are rewarded with good show in Havre de Grace Saturday
    The throngs of Independence Day parade-goers lining South Union Avenue crowded under any patch of shade they could find to ease the stress of the low-90-degree temperatures in Havre de Grace Saturday afternoon. Drink vendors James Barnes and Holden...
  • Testing of new Peach Bottom warning siren system to begin Wednesday

    The Harford County Department of Emergency Services, in conjunction with Exelon Power, is notifying residents about testing dates this month and next for a new emergency warning siren system for the Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station in neighboring York...
  • A better solution for manure

    A better solution for manure
    Optimism might seem out of place after the Waterkeeper Alliance's bitter loss in a recent lawsuit to hold Perdue Farms and its grower Alan Hudson responsible for polluting waterways with poultry manure. But it's possible to at least be hopeful of...
  • Mary E. Weaver, nursery school educator

    Mary E. Weaver, nursery school educator
    Mary E. Weaver, a former nursery school educator who later managed a Baltimore senior living apartment building, died Feb. 22 of complications from leukemia at Stella Maris Hospice. The longtime Jacksonville-area resident was 82. The daughter of...
  • Daytrip Nov. 4: From 'Hairspray' to punkin chunkin

    Lancaster County, Pa. 'Poe Evermore' Take a journey to the 1800s and spend some time with Baltimore's favorite bard at 'Poe Evermore.' Guests are greeted at the Mount Hope Estate and Winery by Frederick Rauch and led to a series of small theater rooms,...
  • Art is at the heart of downtown Lancaster

    Art is at the heart of downtown Lancaster
    This weekend, I was not going to go Dutch. Yes, we were in the "Dutch Country." Lancaster County, Pa., to be exact. But I was not going to stuff my face at Kitchen Kettle Village, gawk at Amish buggies or get sidetracked by the QVC or Pottery Barn...
  • Day trip: Firefly outdoor music fest to light up Dover

    Day trip: Firefly outdoor music fest to light up Dover
    Dover, Del. Firefly Music Festival The first large-scale music festival in Dover history, Firefly's inaugural lineup has something for everyone. The three-day, 47-band event extends across a variety of genres, including alternative rock, bluegrass and...
  • How we work out: Day-break cyclists

    How we work out: Day-break cyclists
    Meet Marty Cohen and his group of early-morning cyclists, who get their dose of cardio by riding through northwestern Baltimore county. Type of workout: They're riding bikes, so they get a cardio workout and use the muscles in their lower body...
  • Living forgiveness: Lessons on the fifth anniversary of the Amish schoolhouse shootings

    Living forgiveness: Lessons on the fifth anniversary of the Amish schoolhouse shootings
    Five years ago today, Charles Carl Roberts IV entered an Amish school in Nickel Mines, Pa., and shot 10 girls — mortally wounding five — before killing himself. This quiet, rural community in Lancaster County suddenly became a place of...
  • Turkey Hill's cool new attraction gives visitors the inside scoop

    Turkey Hill's cool new attraction gives visitors the inside scoop
    If you're looking for ice cream and iced tea to cool the heat of a summer day, you could go to the refrigerator. Or you could take a sweet trip to the newly opened Turkey Hill Experience in Lancaster County. The attraction from the Turkey Hill Dairy not...
  • Journey to the past

    Journey to the past
    There are outdoor summer festivals and then there's the Kutztown Folk Festival. The annual event, held each year in the Pennsylvania town that bears its name, is larger than life in every which way. It attracts around 150,000 visitors each year. It's...
  • Former Funkhouser Quarry in Delta to be sold at auction

    The former Funkhouser Quarry in Delta, Pa., one of the last active quarries in the slate and rock industry along the Mason-Dixon Line, is set to be sold at auction in Baltimore early next week. The 124.7-acre property along Atom Road, owned by Slateridge...