1978 map of Lancaster County’s Covered Bridges

In 1978 Lancaster County had 34 covered bridges. Today, it's 29. Here's a great map showing…

Meet professional treasure hunter W.C. Jameson

Meet professional treasure hunter W.C. Jameson as he shares one story that involves a lost silver…

In the News: ‘On the Edge with Lauren’ television show

In the News: On Saturday, January 23, I was honored to be one of the inaugural…

Uncovering the history of the Safe Harbor Iron Works

In 1846, Reeves Abbot & Company from Philadelphia selected the area near the mouth of the…

The day Columbia residents were treated to 200,000 gallons of free beer!

On June 23, 1932, at the height of Prohibition, Columbia residents enjoyed six hours of free…

Turkey Hill’s lost Spanish Gold and the Curse of the White Dog

Legend holds that Spanish gold lies hidden on Turkey Hill. A magic spell involving a white…

Phantom Places: Wabank House. What happened to this ‘fashionable and favorite place of summer resort’?

Built in 1855 along the banks of the Conestoga, the Wabank House was a "fashionable and…

Are the treasures of Lancaster’s thieving highwaymen of the 1740s still waiting to be found?

Is Lancaster County home to the hidden treasures of thieving highwaymen?

Unlock the secrets of Kepler Lodge—Martic Forge’s ironmaster mansion, YWCA, and Jewish Community Center

Built in 1735 and used by millionaire ironmaster Robert Coleman between 1793 and 1805, Kepler Lodge…

In the News: ‘Group retraces historic fur trade portage route’ from LancasterOnline

In the News: 'Group retraces historic fur trade portage route' from LancasterOnline

Does a traitor’s treasure lie hidden in Springettsbury Township?

Before having his property confiscated for being a traitor, British Loyalist James Rankin is rumored to…

Could buried treasure be found in Christiana?

Could buried treasure be found in Christiana? Untold riches hidden by runaway slaves.

A Brief History of Lampeter

Blink while driving on 741, and you'll miss the small hamlet of Lampeter. However, the area…

Portage Party: Retracing the path of early fur traders between the Conestoga and Schuylkill watersheds

On December 30, "a group of intrepid history buffs" met in Berks County to reenact a…

‘The Secret’ is coming to Lancaster County

A real-life treasure hunt is coming to Lancaster County. This one ends with an 18-pound loot…