Athlete Spotlight

by Lisa Breslin & Greg Pfeiffer EVAN BRADY Delone Catholic High School Basketball, Football Here’s a quick look at Evan Brady, whose calmness on t…

Let Us Cater To You

by James Rada, Jr. When you’re planning a big event, say a wedding or corporate meeting, there are plenty of things on your to-do list. But one chore …

Flirting Made Easy

by Justin Arter, photography by Bill Ryan Flirting and courtship have never been simple matters for teenagers, even at the times when kids taped notes…

The Pre-Apprentice

by Linda L. Esterson, photography by Bill Ryan Elsner Engineering Works in Hanover is bracing for workforce attrition, as much as 30 percent in the ne…

Valentine’s Through the Years

by James Rada, Jr. Every February love fills the air. On Valentine’s Day, sweethearts exchange roses, chocolates, cards and kisses. More than a day of…

The Wonder of Winter

by Elena Bittinger This season brings long, cold nights, short, cold days, and a yearning for spring. But don’t just grab your fleecy blanket and hibe…

Brittany Stevens: Earning Ovations

  by Nancy Duffy   photography by Kelly Heck Standing center stage in the Eichelberger Theatre on Stock Street in Hanover, Brittany Stevens appea…

For the Love of the Land

by James Rada Jr., photography by Phil Grout Farming once had an image. Farmers were weathered-skinned men dressed in coveralls and working all day to…

Ready Set Goals

by Kym Byrnes, photography by Bill Ryan The notion that a plan is necessary to reach goals, and that goals are necessary to achieve success, is the th…

Hagerman Restoration: Eye for Detail

by Kym Byrnes, photography by Bill Ryan Most days Paul Hagarman can be found in a workshop, surrounded by generations-old furniture that is broken, sc…

The Perfect Tree

“It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas” — especially when the evergreens that have been planted for the coming holiday season gradually grow tal…

Taking the Stigma Out of Seeking Help

by Sylvia Blair Forty-nine-year-old Kim* has battled depression for 20 years and has also experienced chronic anxiety for the past six years. A series…

From Skate to Tile

by James Rada, Jr., photography by Phil Grout Growing up, Rich Moorhead loved to skateboard. He liked the speed, the feel of the wind on his face, and…

Gary Laird: Taking Care of Business

by Nancy Duffy, photography by Bill Ryan It is difficult to catch up with a man who is always on the move. From the South Hills of Pittsburgh, Pa. to …

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. Tho…