In the News: Episodes 2 of ‘On the Edge with Lauren’ now available on YouTube

Episode 2 of 'On the Edge with Lauren' is now available on YouTube.. In it, I…

In the News: Episode 1 of ‘On the Edge with Lauren’ now available on YouTube

Episode 1 of 'On the Edge with Lauren,' where I was honored to be one of…

Take a trip back in time with this historic canoeing guide to the Conestoga

In 1976 the Conestoga Valley Association created a detailed canoeing guide to the historic Conestoga that…

Where did Lake Aldred get its name?

Located on the Susquehanna between Safe Harbor and Holtwood lies the 2,400-acre body of water known…

River Guide: Ranck’s Mill

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

1978 Map of Lake Aldred on the Susquehanna River

If you love old maps like me, then you will enjoy this one from 1978 showing…

Mr. Washington Goes to Lancaster

It's Presidents' Day! As such, we celebrate the life of George Washington. But did you know…

The forgotten winter tradition of ‘snowing the bridge’

Before cars, it was customary for the local farmer to snow a covered bridge after each…

1978 Map of Lancaster County Central Park

If you love old maps like I do, then you will enjoy this one from 1978…

Lancaster’s own Gold Klondike along the banks of the Pequea in Herrville

In 1900, according to newspaper reports, gold was found in Herrville near the Pequea Creek. Grab…

Can you help unravel the mystery of this Riverview Cemetery structure?

A recent expedition along the Conestoga River near Riverview Cemetery revealed this puzzling stone structure. Can…

Map of Native American paths in Lancaster County

If you love old maps like I do, then you will enjoy this one from 1978…

Notorious Doan Outlaws leave behind $2 million in Berks County

The notorious gang of Quaker brothers, known as the Doan Outlaws, became renowned for robbing tax…

Vote ‘Uncharted Lancaster’ for Susquehanna Style’s 2021 Best of Lancaster Instagram Feed

I would love your help in winning "Best Instagram Feed" 2021 in Susquehanna Style's Best of…

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…