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Wildwood Winter Lecture Series: 12 Months of Beekeeping
The Lesson Studio is located at 10 South Pitt Street in Carlisle. Learn to play guitar, piano, and bass guitar. Call 717-795-1773 to schedule a day and time to get started.
Serving Cumberland County and surrounding areas since 1990.
The Carlisle Area School District will be operating on a two-hour delay with modified kindergarten today.
All Cumberland Cumberland Valley Pennsylvania schools will operate on a two-hour delay with modified K on Mon., March 3. Visit www.cvschools.org for up-to-date info.
Are you looking to shake the winter blues? If so, come to Bosler Memorial Library in Carlisle tomorrow night (Friday, February 28th) for a FREE night of music featuring blues guitarist Mitch Ivanoff. The show starts at 7 PM and it will be taking place in the Community Room in Bosler's South Wing.
American Artisan GalleryMy mom and aunt needed to get away for the weekend and wanted to meet somewhere fun that wasn't too far of a drive for either of them. My mom is from North Eastern PA and my aunt is from the Valley Forge area, so I suggested they meet and stay in Carlisle. They were looking for a hotel with a pool so they could pretend it was summer out and decided ... read more
This weekend my favorite bride-to-be and I headed to the Wedding Show at the Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) Museum. Wedding bells were definitely in the air as hundreds of brides and their wedding parties were given the opportunity to meet with over 150 caterers, photographers, event rental specialists, salons, DJs, wedding venues, transportation companies and ... read more
I love dark chocolate. Love it. In the past two weeks, I've visited Macris Chocolates twice. When I go to fancy chocolate stores, which isn't often, I usually just go with what I know I like, dark chocolate covered pretzels. Macris must have over 100 varieties of chocolate so I decided in addition to the pretzels I would try something else...so it came down to the dark ... read more
The Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau hosted a lunch meeting yesterday at The Kitchen Shoppe & Cooking School in Carlisle and everyone was really impressed!I've been to The Kitchen Shoppe before but never the Cooking School area and I was pleasantly surprised by it's size and quality. The chef welcomed our group and shared that they host tons of classes throughout the year ... read more
It's difficult to think of pretty flowers, flowing dresses and outdoor photo shoots when all you can see is snow...but despite the chilly temperatures February is National Weddings Month! If you are planning your dream wedding, I encourage you to think local and seize all the opportunities Cumberland Valley can offer you for your special day.Shortly after saying yes, the next ... read more
There are eight shopping days left before Christmas! No need to panic, find that perfect (last minute) gift for everyone on your list. Shop at local Cumberland Valley merchants this holiday season to find unique gifts and support your community. Here are some suggestions for the passionate collectors, nature explorers, history buffs, food & wine connoisseurs and ... read more
Carlisle has been a hot spot for new restaurants openings, one of the newest being Horner's Corner BBQ & Grill near the Carlisle Fairgrounds. For someone like me who LOVES BBQ, this is fantastic news! Horner's Corner BBQ is small, cozy and newly renovated. I noticed several families dining with children, who were given plastic cups, silly straws and coloring ... read more
I stopped by Castlerigg Wine Shop today after they had their grand opening weekend. It was much more than I expected! They offer Pennsylvania wines through exclusive partnerships and currently feature wines from Seven Mountain Wine Cellars and The Vineyard at Grandview. You can do a tasting at the wine bar or enjoy a glass and share a few appetizers at one of the cozy tables. ... read more