September/October 2014


Oh Christmas Tree

Local Christmas tree farms offer homegrown holiday traditions

By Karen Hendricks

West Side-East Side Story

The burial sites of Gettysburg’s black Civil War veterans

By Cheryl Sobun
Photography by Noel Kline

2014 Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday gift ideas from our advertisers

Signs of the Times

Adams County WWII poster art

By James Rada, Jr.
Photography by Casey Martin





Experience Adams

Gardening Guidance

Caring for your Christmas cactus

By Steve Zimmerman

How 2

Shop smart this holiday season

By Jennie K. Brown


Local ski resorts

By Kim Weaver

Edible Enlightenment

Holiday cocktail bread spreads

Story and photography by Michael Vyskocil

First Person

U.S. Marine Corps veteran and Adams County
Director of Veterans Affairs Stan Clark


Heroic photos of American veterans

By Brendan Raleigh
Photography by Noel Kline and Casey Martin

On the Menu

Wells Family Baking Company
By Barbara D’Arienzo
Photography by Casey Martin

Adams County Remembered

Veterans play cards during the 75th anniversary of
the Battle of Gettysburg