Culture

Experience the holidays with a German-Amish influence

November 19, 2017

The Christmas tree isn’t the only German holiday tradition to make its way into the American celebration. The Berks County area around Reading marks the season with tours, lights, and even two “Christkindlmarkets.” For the […]

Culture

Head to southern Pennsylvania for small-town holiday fun

November 2, 2017

Looking for a way to fill the holidays with the sweet nostalgia of small-town celebrations? Head to some of nearby southern Pennsylvania’s picturesque Main Streets, where twinkling lights, roaming carolers, horse-drawn carriage rides, and decorated […]

Culture

Celebrate Christmas in Indiana County

November 1, 2017

There’s something magical about celebrating Christmas in a small town, especially if it’s one that’s known for its holiday spirit. What better place to welcome the season than in Indiana, Pa., which is not only […]

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Family fun in Johnston County this October

October 9, 2017

Get away with the family for a fall weekend to Johnston County, N.C., (JoCo for those in the know) for fall fun and temperate autumn weather. The county is an easy drive down I-95 and […]

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On the Radio: Oh Shenandoah, I long to hear you

July 23, 2017

Federal News Radio speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital. Week of July 23: Head for the hills and enjoy celebrations of the Summer of Love […]

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Big Fun in Bloomsburg, Pa.

July 1, 2017

When you leisurely walk around the historic neighborhoods of Bloomsburg, Pa., map in hand, spying the beauties that stand like works of art beneath the shady old growth trees, you to want to live there. […]