March/April 2015


Abloom in Color

Master Gardeners share their prize-winning
gardens in Adams County

By Anita Fordyce
Photography by Casey Martin

At the Crossroads

Hospice care provides quality of life at the end
of life for local patients

By Karen Hendricks

A Living Legacy

The Journey Through Hallowed Ground’s Tree
Planting Project honors fallen soldiers
By Kim Weaver
Photography by Noel Kline





Experience Adams

Gardening Guidance

The primrose announces spring’s arrival

By Steve Zimmerman


The Agricultural & Industrial Museum celebrates York County’s farming and factory history

By Jen Esposito
Photography by Noel Kline

First Person

Beech Springs Farm Co-Owner Jayne Shord

Civil War Journal

The beginnings of charity: The Gettysburg Alms House

By Joanne Lewis  


Grammy nominated singer-songwriter Ray Owen
marches to his own beat

By Adam Kulikowski
Photography by Noel Kline

On the Menu

Mamma Ventura
By Barbara D’Arienzo
Photography by Casey Martin

Adams County Remembered

Luene Rice enjoys spring in her garden

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