Tragedy in LA County: Suspect Dies After Jumping From Stolen Police Cruiser During High-Speed Chase
A high-speed chase in Lancaster, California, ended in tragedy on Tuesday when a man who had allegedly stolen a California Highway Patrol (CHP) cruiser leapt from the vehicle and suffered fatal injuries. According to KNX News, the driver jumped from the cruiser at around 50 mph, and news camera crews captured the event from above.
4 Farmers Markets to Visit in Pennsylvania Dutch Country
Few things beat fresh Lancaster County produce. Fresh summer corn, peaches, radishes, peas, strawberries, you name it. If there's anything better, it must be the Pennsylvania Dutch baked goods you find get at some of these local spots.
Warmer Days: 3 Fishing Spots In and Around Lancaster, PA
Aside from the majestic Susquehanna River, there are several ponds and small lakes located in and around Lancaster, PA where you can pack up a good lunch, bring your fishing rod, and enjoy the scenery while trying to catch a trout or two.
Warmer Days: 3 Hiking Trails in Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA is more than farmland - there are actually several places within the county that's great for hiking. With (hopefully) warmer days coming up soon, spring is a perfect time to venture out.
Southern Market Vendor Spotlight: Fast-Casual Northern Vietnamese Cuisine at Pho Life
Southern Market in Lancaster City is a cool spot if you're looking to get a more diverse glimpse of the food scene in the county. I recently tried out Pho Life, dishing up fast-casual Northern style Vietnamese cuisine, often served in a bowl.
5 Places to Get (Delicious) Bagels in Lancaster, PA
Bagels are best when they're tender and easy to bite through but still have that crackling sound from the crust. In Lancaster, PA, we have plenty of options. Here are 5 places to get bagels in the area, a mix of top-rated spots and personal favorites:
St. Patrick's Day in Lancaster, PA: Events
Saint Patrick's Day is an Irish cultural and religious celebration held on March 17, the traditional death date of Saint Patrick, the foremost patron saint of Ireland. In the United States, the tradition is recognized by shamrock shakes, leprechauns, events and parades, and of course; it's all green.
Happy Friday: Weekend Events in Lancaster, PA [March 10-12]
Happy Friday! This weekend, there's a fair share of events happening throughout Lancaster, PA. St. Pooch's Day Carnival, held at Rockvale, is an annual event with live music, raffles, food trucks, a mini makers market, family activities and games, pet rescues and adoptable pets (keep in mind applications must be completed and there may be a waiting period).
Open Container Ban Lifted in Village of Lancaster: Get Ready to Walk Around with Your Drink
Starting March 19, the Village of Lancaster will lift its ban on open containers, making it possible for you to stroll around with your favorite drink. This is an exciting change that many business owners are looking forward to.
Pennsylvania Dutch Country: 4 Local Businesses Reflecting the Amish Heritage
Lancaster County - the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country - is well-known for its Amish population. Locally, the Amish are known for working hard and for placing faith and family first, all while living life in simple surroundings.
Family-Friendly, Free Things To Do in Lancaster This Month
From the ever-popular annual quilt show to strolling city parks as they bloom, here are a handful of free, fun and family-friendly things to do in Lancaster, PA this month. Entering their 31st year in Lancaster, PA, The Lancaster Quilt Show features over 40 (!) vendors, a quilt exhibit and classes throughout the week. Admission is free, parking is free, and the best part - there are free raffles worth over $1,200.
Small Business Spotlight: Second-Hand and Vintage Shopping in Lancaster, PA
Unique small businesses, second-hand and vintage-inspired shops do not lack in Lancaster County. Pictured above, Building Character is one of a kind. As the largest retail destination downtown, their mission is simple: offer vintage, recycled and handmade goods at. Inside the building, you'll find over 70 independent shops.
Elizabeth Scarleth Recinos Goes Missing in Lancaster, Causing Concerns for her Safety
Authorities are seeking the public's help in finding Elizabeth Scarleth Recinos, a 23-year-old Hispanic woman who went missing in Lancaster on Tuesday. According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Recinos was last seen at the intersection of 45th Street and West Avenue L around 3 a.m.
SukhoThai Restaurant - Thai Cuisine in Lancaster, PA
When you think of Lancaster, PA, the Amish, farm lands, and rolling hills come to mind. You're probably not thinking about Thai cuisine being a thing in Lancaster, right? Because you're not alone!
Gearing Up to be Great
For a group of Lancaster ISD middle school students, the path to accessing post-secondary education information became a lot easier with the implementation of the GEAR UP program. Designed to increase early college awareness, readiness, and success for low-income and historically underrepresented students, the federally funded GEAR UP program provides seven-year grants to middle and high schools. GEAR UP, which stands for Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs, provides services such as college tours, summer enrichment programs, career exploration, and job shadowing.
3 Sweet Dessert Spots in Lancaster, PA [Valentine's Day Treats]
Whether you're single, newly dating or have been happily married for a decade or five, odds are you or the person you're with enjoy a dessert now and then. I mean, who doesn't appreciate a perfectly fluffy cupcake?
3 Low-Key Yet Romantic Bars Ideal For Date Night [Valentine's Day]
Lancaster County is not lacking anything when it comes to the bar scene. From authentic and old neighborhood corner bars to new and trendy cocktail spots. If you're planning a date night out this month, here are three low-key yet romantic bars, ideal for that first date. Or a night out for exhausted parents who don't care to dress up too fancy.
The Top 3 Indian Restaurants in Lancaster, According to Yelp
Indian food tends to have a strong fusion of flavors - it is often spicy, sweet and also savory. While many Indian dishes are considered hot by western standards, there are also plenty of mild dishes. As for authentic Indian food in Lancaster County, these are the top 3 - according to Yelp.
First Friday in Lancaster City: 3 Events Worth Checking Out
First Friday is a big deal in Lancaster City. Art galleries, studios, museums, restaurants, shops, and attractions stay open late, celebrating arts, the community, and the city itself.
Food Banks and Non-Profits Accepting Donations This Winter
In Central Pennsylvania, one in ten is facing food insecurity. Of those, one out of seven are kids. There are several organizations in Lancaster working to help those who need it the most. Whether you're looking to donate food or you're in need of food - the places listed below are good first steps.