• Wyndridge Farm pops into Lititz

    … and they’ll be back! They all asked about you / Down on the farm. The cows asked, the pigs asked / The horses asked, too. ~ “Down On The Farm,” Little Feat As far as I...

    • Posted September 19, 2018
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  • ‘Picnic’ casts new and familiar faces

        My immediate family has never done much of anything for Labor Day. With the holiday falling so close to the start of school, any kind of traveling vacation seemed an anti-climactic end to our kids’...

    • Posted September 12, 2018
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  • Reel Reviews: Sticking Points

    ‘Peppermint’ I’m not often goaded into seeing a movie, but it did only take slight provocation from a friend to get me to cough up cash to see “Peppermint.” I could have cared less about this film...

    • Posted September 12, 2018
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  • The Penn-dulum swings

    Lititz-based movieplex completes newseats, opens new theater…what’s next? Penn Ketchum, Jonathan Byler, and Bob Tucci–the forces behind Penn Cinema–have been busy. The Lititz location has been fully updated, ahead of schedule, with new reclining seats. The Wilmington,...

    • Posted September 5, 2018
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  • Hop’in Around — On the road: Black Narrows Brewing

    Fennel and oysters and corn– oh my! Looking for one last road trip adventure before the summer is officially over? Go check out one of my regular haunts, Chincoteague Island, Va. — now with beer! Located at...

    • Posted September 5, 2018
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  • Reel Reviews: Dog days at the movies

    ‘A-X-L’ Come. Sit. As a dog lover, when I learned there were back-to-back releases featuring stories about dogs I was all in to fetch both shows. Evidently &tstr; based on the box office numbers* &tstr; I was...

    • Posted August 29, 2018
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  • Out with a laugh: Gretna ends season with ‘An Evening with Groucho’

    It’s all fun and games until someone — meaning me — gets called out in front of a packed theatre… then it gets really fun! The final regular performance of the 2018 Mount Gretna Theatre season opened...

    • Posted August 29, 2018
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  • A rich opening at Pour Man’s

      An early start allowed the folks at Pour Man’s Brewing Company, Ephrata’s newest brewery located at 284 S. Reading Rd., next to the Rita’s, to ease into their grand opening on Saturday, Aug. 18. “It was...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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  • Reel Reviews: End of summer blockbusters

    ‘The Meg’ It’s proven to be a good summer for the movie industry. The slump that grew for weeks over winter and spring is officially over, and for many of us, so is summer. But, theaters are...

    • Posted August 15, 2018
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  • Penn Cinema to host Marvel Festival: 20 films in four days

    Fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, assemble! Penn Cinema in Lititz has been selected as one of 200 IMAX locations nationwide to take part in the Marvel Studios 10th Anniversary Film Festival starting on Aug. 30. The...

    • Posted August 15, 2018
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