Soldiers and Sailors Monument: honoring America’s veterans

It's Veterans Day. Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Penn Square was original built to honor Lancastrian…

Watch the ‘Ghost Stories & Tales of Adventure’ presentation

If you missed Saturday's 'Ghost Stories & Tales of Adventure' presentation, don't despair because you can now…

Don’t miss Saturday’s ‘Ghost Stories & Tales of Adventure with Uncharted Lancaster’ presentation

Don't miss this fun and educational program of Ghost Stories & Tales of Adventure with Uncharted…

Lancaster’s King Street: Gateway to the West!

Today, King Street in Lancaster, PA is one way going east, but, in honor of its…

Seeing Lancaster County from a Trolley Window

While researching Lancaster County’s trolley service, a repeatedly referenced resource was Seeing Lancaster County from a…

Peruse the 1976 edition of the ‘Watt & Shand Employee Handbook’

At this year’s The Friends of the Lancaster Public Library book sale, I came into possession…

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…

Pop Quiz: Tallest buildings in Lancaster

How well do you know Lancaster City's skyline? What about Lancaster in 1794? Test your skill…

Painting shows how the Sehner-Ellicott-von Hess House in Lancaster likely looked in the late 1700s

Richard G. Hess painting shows how the Sehner-Ellicott-von Hess House in Lancaster likely looked in the…

View the only contemporary image of Lancaster’s first “real” courthouse

View the only contemporary image of Lancaster's first “real” courthouse in this 1757 sketch by Nicolaus…