Earth Day in Cumberland County

In celebration of Earth Day, community members got out and cleaned stream beds, cemeteries, sides of highways, and planted trees. In South Middletown along the east branch headwaters of the Letort Spring Run, volunteers helped the Central Pennsylvania Conservancy plant over a hundred trees. A watercress farm occupied the location in 1891, and today visitors can … Continue reading Earth Day in Cumberland County

The Bosler Mill

In today's Sentinel, there is a piece called The Hidden Mill of Cumberland County. The mill dates back to the days before Cumberland became a county. Abraham Bosler purchased the mill in the 1850s. For anyone who has known me for a long period of time knows the extensive research I've done on the Bosler family from … Continue reading The Bosler Mill

Patriots of Capt. Bell’s Tavern

On Thursday, February 25, 2016, concerned citizens came together at Wegmans Cafe to discuss the recent events surrounding the Bell Tavern, Silver Spring Township, Cumberland County, PA. Thank Goodness for Concerned Citizens On January 6, 2016,  Gary Barrick was passing by the tavern when he noticed a construction crew was starting to demolish the building. … Continue reading Patriots of Capt. Bell’s Tavern