Flavored With Fun
Jul06

Flavored With Fun

by Michael Vyskocil, photography by Gregory Blank For a taste of the sweet life in Hanover, look no farther than Jacquelyn’s Bakeshop & Café. Stepping inside this bakery and coffee shop on the Baltimore Pike is like dropping by the home of a friend and being invited to pull up a chair and escape from the pressures of the world. Owner Jacquelyn Adams is like that friend, and her bakeshop and café is like that home; a place where...

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The Spiritual Experience of Local Hikes
Jul06

The Spiritual Experience of Local Hikes

by Jeffrey Roth Rays from a recent Sunday morning sun danced upon the rippled surface of the briskly moving waters of Susquehanna River as it flowed past Indian Steps, in southern York County. Slightly engorged on Spring rains, the river carried tree limbs, branches and other naturally occurring flotsam, along with jetsam – plastic shopping bags, water-saturated remains of a cardboard box and other less easily identified...

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Long Live the Queen
Jul06

Long Live the Queen

by Jennifer Noel, photography by Gregory Blank Strength in numbers. The adage certainly proves to be true, especially when it comes to honey bees. Thousands of bees may blanket a single hive in order to create the intricate structure known as the honeycomb; a geometric design imitated in countless ways because of its ingenuity. A summer picnic would be incomplete without the buzzing of a bee; a cup of tea not quite ready without a...

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Hanover YMCA: New Vision, Same Mission
Jul06

Hanover YMCA: New Vision, Same Mission

by Jennifer Noel, photography by Bill Ryan Potential. A single word can sum up the new South Hanover YMCA. With a brand new, state of the art facility, members can continue to take advantage of all the programs that the YMCA has to offer as the organization fulfills its mission “to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.” It did not take long after its grand opening in...

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Currents – July/August
Jul06

Currents – July/August

The 34th Annual Hanover Dutch Festival  Saturday, July 29  •  8 a.m. until 4 p.m.  •  Free The 34th Annual Hanover Dutch Festival will take over Center Square Hanover with delicious foods, handmade crafts, great music and all sorts of vendors. This event has drawn thousands of people to downtown Hanover for three decades. The Festival was founded to promote community awareness and pride in the town’s strong Pennsylvania Dutch...

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