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Lancaster County

A Media Rarity: Forgiveness Amid Horror At Killings

David Tereshchuk | Posted 07.01.2016 | Media
David Tereshchuk

Compiling our report presented us with TV's perpetual problem in covering Amish-centered stories, since the community resolutely operates a ban on their members appearing on camera. But we do get to see and hear first-hand evidence of the principled Amish way of life -- via the deeply appreciative eyes of an outsider.

David Lohr

DA: Husband's Ax Slaying Of Wife On Christmas Eve 'Chilling'

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 12.29.2014 | Crime

A central Pennsylvania prosecutor says Christmas has been forever ruined for the children of a 34-year-old woman who was brutally killed by their fath...

Amish Rite of Spring Is Just Plain Dirty (PHOTOS)

Laura Lippstone | Posted 04.27.2014 | Travel
Laura Lippstone

You know spring is in sight because every year, at the end of February, the Amish there have what's known as mud sales. They're held on several weekends leading into the warmer months.

A Love Letter To Lancaster County

Love Letters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Love Letters

If a stranger were to ask me about my heritage, I might reply that I'm an amalgamation of Pennsylvania Dutch puritanical restraint and Irish Catholic exuberance: the product of farmers and coal miners. Another way to say this is that I come from you, Lancaster County.

The Ten Best Offbeat Sites in Pennsylvania Dutch Country

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 10.08.2013 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Most tourists come to Lancaster County, PA to get a glimpse of horse-driven buggies, bearded men and bonnet-clad women; the Amish and other Pennsylvania Dutch who still farm with ox and plow. But there's so much more to this region of PA.

Cask Ale Festival at the Historic General Sutter Inn in Lititz, PA

Amber DeGrace | Posted 06.24.2012 | Home
Amber DeGrace

This festival was set up to encourage relaxed enjoyment of beer as opposed to rapid consumption.

A Huffington Post Travel Guide To Family Vacations In Pennsylvania

The Huffington Post | Jane Ellis | Posted 12.20.2011 | Travel

Family vacations in Pennsylvania can be rewarding experiences or absolute disasters -- it all depends on pretrip homework. To make planning easier, we...