Events

YWCA Lancaster Race Against Racism

We are excited to celebrate 22 years running in 2020! This annual 5k run/walk through historic Lancaster is the longest consecutive-running Race Against Racism in the United States, is a staple of our community and is a family-friendly way to take a stand against racism. Mark your calendars! YWCA Lancaster’s Race Against Racism is Saturday,…MORE

Ride or Drive Scavenger Hunt – Birdsboro

Everyone is invited to join Shady Hollow Assisted Riding in their 2nd Ride or Drive Scavenger Hunt at Birdsboro Fire Company on April 26, 2020. This event starts at 10:30am and goes until 5:30pm. There will be refreshments after the hunt along with prizes awarded to the top teams. This event will be held rain…MORE

Sip -n- Dip Spring Festival to support the Millerstown Pool

Newport Fairgrounds – 248 Fairground Road Newport, PA 17074 Wineries • Spirits • Breweries Food Trucks • Craft Vendors • Music Bring your chair and come join us!!!!! $15.00 Advanced Ticket Price • $20 Tickets at the Gate Children under 18 are Free Visit Eventbrite.com to purchase tickets Must have a printed ticket to enter…MORE

Lancaster Co. Benefit Auction for The Clinic for Special Children

Join us for our annual Lancaster County Benefit Auction! Handmade quilts, handcrafted furniture, wooden crafts, sporting goods, handmade toys and garden plants will be available for buyers at our auction. A variety of food choices will be featured including chicken barbecue, freshly made pies, donuts, whoopie pies, ice cream and more! The proceeds from the…MORE

Blogs

APRIL 8, 2020

JOHN PRINE passed away yesterday due to complications from COVID-19.  He was 73.  He was hospitalized in March and spent 12 days in intensive care.  He’s survived by his wife Fiona and their three children. John started as a folk singer in the ’70s . He and Steve Goodman co-wrote the David Allan Coe classic “You Never Even Called Me by My Name”, but John chose…

APRIL 7, 2020

Four days after going missing in a canoe accident, the body of Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean — Robert F. Kennedy‘s granddaughter — has been found. The search for the body of her young son Gideon will resume tomorrow. The boat was recovered last Thursday, Maeve’s body was recovered at about 5:31 p.m. on Monday about 2.5 miles away from…