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  • Ala. mom found guilty of murdering infant son, 12 years after his death
    Ala. mom found guilty of murdering infant son, 12 years after his death
    On Jan. 30, after less than two hours of deliberation, a jury in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, found 32-year-old Wendi Stanford of Florence, Alabama, guilty of a third-degree murder charge and one count of child endangerment that ended with the...
  • Pennsylvania scout leader charged
    Pennsylvania scout leader charged: Coke addict stole $10K in Scout cookie sales
    A Pennsylvania scout leader has been arrested and charged with bilking over $10,000 from children – teenage girls scouts who had sold cookies and raised money for their troops in other fundraising events. The 30-year-old Lansdale woman was...
  • American Pickers
    'American Pickers' hear ‘May the Ford Be with You’ on History Channel
    Tonight's episode of "American Pickers" was titled "May the Ford Be with You," as Frank Fritz and Mike Wolfe, the professional hunters who travel the earth picking through treasures covered with dust and rust from age will...
  • Punxsutawney Phil
    Visit Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania in time for Groundhog Day
    Every February 2, Groundhog Day is celebrated by the folks in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, heralded home of Punxsutawney Phil. There is music, dancing and pre-dawn fireworks at Gobbler’s Knob, a fun place open to the public year round. The...
  • The 22nd annual Monaghan Fishing Show
    The 22nd annual Monaghan Fishing Show
    Are you fishing for something to do this Saturday and Sunday? Cast your cares away, and head over to Dillsburg for the 22nd annual Monaghan Fishing Show and Flea Market.Whether you’re an adamant fisherman, boatman, antique fan/collector, or...
  • Gettysburg tours are soaring to new heights.
    Gettysburg tours with skies NOT the limits
    Do you feel like you’ve done all the tours and seen all the sites and attractions in Gettysburg? Whether you’re a local living in the area or a frequent visitor, there’s always something new and exciting to pursue. Sure maybe you...
  • Savor Gettysburg Food Tour
    Gettysburg – epicurean destination
    Most people think of the battlefields when they hear Gettysburg, but that is slowly changing. Gettysburg now has a way to get their tourists to experience some of the fine cuisine that’s always been there. It’s called…Savor...
  • Hoss's Family Steak and Sea House
    What to do at the Pennsylvania State Farm Show in 2015
    It’s that time of year. For many Pennsylvanians, as mid-January rolls around, thoughts of milkshakes, potato donuts, tractors and rodeos are enough to venture out in even the worst of cold fronts. The Pennsylvania State Farm Show has arrived...
  • Years of beer cans
    Years of beer cans
    It’s probably no surprise that this Examiner has a collection of beer cans.For the regular reader of this column (Bacon!), you know that this space has a green preference for cans over bottles.I started collecting cans in the early 1980s. I...
  • All-season fun at Sports Emporium in Carlisle
    All-season fun at Sports Emporium in Carlisle
    What do you like to do for fun? People of all ages agree that playtime makes for a fun time. That’s why Sports Emporium, in Carlisle, PA is such a big hit with families, friends, coworkers, and attendees of all ages, from many surrounding...
  • Stolen dog found 2,400 miles from home and on its way back to the family
    Stolen dog found 2,400 miles away from home thanks to Facebook and microchip
    When Penny went missing from her Royal City, Washington home no one could possibly guess that she was about to embark on a 2,400 mile road trip. Penny is a floppy-eared Vizsla and this adorable puppy was picked up by a truck driver, according to...
  • Fantasia Live in Concert at the Pullo Center
    Fantasia Live in Concert at the Pullo Center
    The magic of Disney’s Fantasia® has charmed thousands of children and adults alike, over the years. Since its original inception in 1940, Fantasia has proven to be a timeless classic that continues to enchant newer audiences to this day...
  • Pennsylvania babysitter on $25,000 bond for stealing child's Christmas gift and returning it for $30 refund
    Pennsylvania babysitter stole gift from tot: Babysitter's $30 loot now $25K bond
    A Pennsylvania babysitter decided to give himself a tip by stealing a two-year-old child’s gift that was under the tree for Christmas. He couldn't use the toy, but he was quick to take it back to the store for a lousy $30 refund. The...
  • Pennsylvania babysitter stole gift
    Pennsylvania babysitter stole gift: Sticky fingered babysitter steals tot's gift
    A Pennsylvania homeless man, making extra cash as a babysitter, helped himself to a child’s gift, returning the Christmas present and pocketing $30 cash. The gift, a Mickey Mouse table and chair set, meant for a two-year-old, was brought...
  • Pennsylvania cheer mom gets her rah-rah on with daughter's 17-year-old friend
    Pennsylvania cheer mom gets her rah-rah on with daughter's 17-year-old friend
    A Pennsylvania cheer mom, identified as 42-year-old Iris Gibney, has little to cheer about after police officers caught her naked in the backseat of a truck, having sex with a 17-year-old boy. The married mother of three faces a trio of charges ...