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Give Yourself a (Tax) Break

by James Rada, Jr. As the end of 2018 looms, folks are thinking about holiday cheer, New Year’s Eve plans, and … taxes. Although tax returns aren’t due until April 15, the deadline for earning a tax d…

Shiloh Fall Festival

Shiloh Veterinary Hospital celebrated its first Fall Festival on Sept. 16. The event featured facility tours, various food and craft vendors, raffles, children’s activities and more. Proceeds benefite…

Hanover Chili Cook-Off

The Hanover Chili Cook-Off marked its 23rd year on Sept. 2. The community came out and enjoyed award-winning chili, contests, great music, delicious food and fun activities. Proceeds from the all-day …

Nov/Dec Editors Note

This issue of Southern Pa. Magazine marks the start of the holiday season. Halloween has just passed, and kids are still coming down off their sugar highs. Next up is Thanksgiving. Instead of kids loa…

Currents – Nov/Dec 2018

Read Between the Vines with Cheryl Kelly November 1 – What’s trending this holiday season in books? Ask Cheryl Kelly, sales manager for Penguin Random House. She will fill you in when you come o…

Tevis Home

Expires 4/30/19. Tevis Home 410-807-3540 1616 Hanover Pike, Hampstead, MD 21074…

Birds of a Feather

by Lisa Gregory | photography by Kelly Heck When Kipper, a blue-and-gold macaw, first came to Ruffled Feathers, a sanctuary for rescued parrots and other exotic birds, she kept repeating, over and ove…

The Many Hearts of York

by Elena Bittinger | photography by Walter P. Calahan Since 1888, Central Market House, a public, local market, has been the heart of York for many people. Designed by architect John A. Dempwolf, he c…

All That Jazz

story & photography by Will Hutchison If my iPhone wears out, it will be on “My Funny Valentine” by Chet Baker. I was first captured by the “jazz sound” as a teenager. Later, it was my good fortun…

The Frightening Side of Gettysburg

by James Rada, Jr. When the sun goes down in Gettysburg, lanterns are lit, and crowds prowl the old buildings and battlefield searching for signs of life from the beyond and listening to storytellers …

Flight 93 National Memorial: Field of Honor

by James Rada, JR. On Sept. 11, 2001, Flight 93 crashed into an empty field in Shanksville at 10:03 a.m. The passenger plane was traveling at 580 mph when it hit the ground. “Upon impact, the 7,000 ga…

Adams County Irish Festival

The Adams County Irish Festival in Gettysburg held its 18th annual tradition of Irish song and dance at Moose Park on July 21. Sponsored Garryowen Irish Pub and other contributing sponsors, participan…

Retire with Confidence

by Sylvia Blair With the right mix of forethought and sound retirement strategies, a comfortable and secure retirement can be within reach. Retiring comfortably may seem out of reach for many people a…

Hanover Dutch Festival

The Hanover Dutch Festival, sponsored by Members 1st Bank and other contributing sponsors, celebrated the town’s Pennsylvania Dutch heritage on July 28. Downtown Hanover closed its main streets for al…

Staying Fit in Retirement

by Jennifer Noel For Peggy Santamaria, Bob Dylan said it best: “But I was so much older then, I’m younger than that now.” At a spry 74, Santamaria teaches weekly chair yoga classes for active adults a…

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