Upland Lawn: A Landmark Home nearly lost from memory

Take a peek down this 'memory lane'...North School Lane to be precise and the phantom place…

River Guide: Ranck’s Mill

Ranck's Mill was a once-prominent, but now nearly forgotten, location along the Conestoga.

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…

River Guide: Mouth of the Conestoga

Ponder this for a moment. Millions of years ago, an enormous lake once existed at what…

River Guide: I Can See the Bridge. So, where’s the Port?

If you drive into or out of Lancaster on East King Street, you might not even…

River Guide: Headwaters of the Conestoga

Most people know where the Conestoga River ends. It empties into the Susquehanna directly below Safe…

River Guide: The Bridge Club – Pinetown & Hunsecker covered bridges

Unique members of the Bridge Club: Pinetown & Hunsecker that span the Conestoga River from Manheim…

River Guide: The Bridge Club – Binkley’s

Learn more about Binkley's Bridge over the Conestoga River at Eden in Manheim Township.

River Guide: The Bridge Club – Umble’s

Learn more about Umble's Mill covered bridge over the Conestoga River at Eden in Manheim Township.

River Guide: The Bridge Club – PA Railroad

This member of the Bridge Club is by far the most magnificent. A towering stone edifice…

‘Spanish Flu’ in Lancaster

COVID-19 isn't the first pandemic to strike Lancaster. In 1918, "Spanish Flu" exacted its toll on…