Lancaster PA Top Stories


Lancaster County’s Year-Round Fun For 2015

By on Jan 12, 2015

A New Year is upon us. A time for a fresh start—and a fresh look at what we are so fortunate to have within reach here in Lancaster County. As you make your New Year’s resolutions, why not add experiencing a few Lancaster County destinations to your must-do list? Our area has so very much… Read more »

Community & Volunteering

Welcome to Lancaster

By on Jan 9, 2015

Welcome to New York Lancaster, It’s been waiting for you! If I had the resources, I would totally make a parody video of Taylor Swift’s hit “Welcome To New York” entitled “Welcome to Lancaster” and dedicate it to the many New Yorkers who have left behind various boroughs of New York, and transplanted here to… Read more »

Food & Drink

A Restaurant That Serves Up A Side Of Social Goals

By on Jan 5, 2015

When Srirupa Dasgupta came to the U.S. from India to attend college in the mid-1980s, she was determined to work in high-tech, not the restaurant industry. But today, she owns a small restaurant and catering service in Lancaster, Pa., and employs primarily refugees who might have trouble finding work elsewhere. After college, Dasgupta worked her… Read more »

Recent Stories in Lancaster PA


Long-vacant Excelsior Hall on East King Street to become event space?

By on Dec 19, 2014

It appears that plans are afoot to renovate a Victorian-era building on East King Street that has been vacant for nearly four decades. Excelsior Hall, 125-131 E. King St., was built as a social hall, and housed the Westenberger, Maley & Myers furniture store for more than seven decades. It was abandoned when the store… Read more »


10 Best Small Towns for the Holidays

By on Dec 16, 2014

Lancaster, Pennsylvania In the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country, among Amish farms and snowy rolling hills, sits Lancaster, a festive town of 60,000 that flings open its doors for the holidays. Visitors come from all over for events through New Year’s Day, such as breakfast with Santa, horse-drawn-carriage rides, and a unique tree-lighting ceremony with… Read more »


National Christmas Center (in Paradise, PA) Is a Holiday Paradise

By on Dec 8, 2014

Merry and bright is how Christmas should be—and that’s exactly what awaits you at the National Christmas Center in Lancaster County. I think it’s so appropriate that this festive attraction is in Paradise, PA, because it truly is a paradise for anyone looking to immerse herself in the holiday spirit.   The National Christmas Center… Read more »


17 Christmas light displays in Lancaster County worth driving to

By on Dec 4, 2014

It’s that time of the year again.  We found this article from our friends at Lancaster Online and thought you would enjoy, so we’re sharing it with you here. At the bottom of the article is a link to for the full article.   – – – – – – – – – –… Read more »

Food & Drink

Those Who Can, Brunch.

By on Nov 5, 2014

When I crush, I crush hard. Lately, I’m crushing on that ever-popular, quasi-meal we like to call Brunch. What a supremely, delicious idea to sleep in a little later, knowing you can skip breakfast and head to straight for brunch! It seems Lancaster is crushing on brunch right along with me, as more and more… Read more »


Snippets of Things To Do Around Lancaster PA This Fall

By on Oct 9, 2014

Here’s a snippet of what’s happening this month.