FOOD & DRINK
Lancaster County woman gives second chances to horses, children
BAINBRIDGE, Pa. — WGAL is honoring our 8 Who Care award winners. They're people in our community who are being recognized for their extraordinary community service. A Lancaster County woman offers second chances to animals and children who end up forming special bonds with each other. As Diane Strickland...
25 Nights of Lights: Homeowners love Christmas and expanding display each year
WEST YORK, Pa. — We're featuring some of the best Christmas displays around the Susquehanna Valley as part of our series called 25 Nights of Lights. The owners of a home on North Williams Street in West York just love Christmas. They enjoy expanding their display each year.
Things to do this weekend: Holiday markets, tubas, jingle bells
(WHTM) — The weekend has come again and with it are lots of things to do in Central Pennsylvania. Here is abc27’s list for Friday, December 8 to Sunday, December 10. Christmas at Italian Lake — Harrisburg’s seventh annual Christmas at Italian Lake is happening this Saturday, December 9 from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. All event proceeds will go to Bethesda Mission which supports the needs of Harrisburg’s homeless population. Read more about the organization’s work here.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Kittens Up for Adoption in york, PA
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near york.
Embark on a Culinary Journey: 4 Must-Try Italian Eateries in Middletown
In this article, we'll be exploring four exquisite Italian restaurants located in Middletown. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
Harrisburg area baker featured contestant on Food Network's 'The Big Bake'
HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHP) — A local baker and her team are celebrating their talent after being featured on the Food Network earlier this week. Dermayne Roberston and her team at Sweet Confections Cakes in Harrisburg were recently featured on Food Network's The Big Bake competition. Robertson competed against other...
Popular Pink Floyd cover band to perform in Hershey
The popular Pink Floyd cover band Brit Floyd will make a return visit to Hershey this coming spring for a show at the Hershey Theatre. The band will perform at 7:30 p.m. March 12. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com. The show is part of...
Former Harrisburg mayor, bookstore co-owner featured in new ‘Pawn Stars’ episode
The co-owner of a Harrisburg bookstore was recently featured in an episode of “Pawn Stars Do America,” on the History Channel, and he even made a sale. Eric Papenfuse, former Harrisburg mayor and co-owner of the Midtown Scholar Bookstore on North Third Street, appeared on the show Wednesday and showed a first-edition copy of “A Defense of the Constitutions of the United States of America,” written by U.S. President John Adams in 1787.
Taylor Swift cover band coming to York County theatre for special event
YORK COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) — The Appell Center for the Performing Arts in York recently announced that they will be hosting a live special event for Swifties in February 2024. According to the Appell Center for the Performing Arts, the event is called “LET’S SING TAYLOR: A LIVE BAND EXPERIENCE CELEBRATING TAYLOR SWIFT.”
Harrisburg humane society hosting ‘Mega Adoption Event’ for holiday season
Are you looking for a new family member this holiday season?. Well, the Humane Society of Harrisburg Area is partnering with the Brandywine Valley SPCA to host their Holiday Adopt-a-Thon event with discounted adoption fees on December 9 and 10 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. If you are interested...
We tried the Pa. Farm Show’s new salted caramel milkshake. Here’s what we thought
If you like caramel, you’ll like the Pennsylvania Dairymen’s Association’s latest milkshake creation. The organization created its latest flavor — salted caramel — for the Pennsylvania Farm Show, which will take place from Jan. 6-13 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg.
Locals Only: Sick Century is blowing up in the metal scene
Sick Century has truly been on their come-up over the course of 2023. Music from this PA-made metal trio recently played on 979x’s Locals Only show,
Cocktail at Hershey restaurant is a ‘chocolate indulgence’: Best Eats
Constructed during Prohibition, the softly lit, dark green and gold-themed lounge off the lobby at the Hotel Hershey began as an oak-paneled reading room. Today, this recently renovated barroom serves lite fare, specialty chocolate drinks, and more than 100 whiskeys from around the world. It also features acoustic music on Saturday evenings.
York County SPCA buys 13.3-acre property adjacent to shelter
The York County SPCA has purchased 13.3 acres next to its North Susquehanna Trail headquarters near Emigsville, according to a news release. Since moving into its current facility in 2006, the SPCA has used the 13.3-acre adjacent property for dog walking, training and more. Property owns Kinsley Properties has allowed the YCSPCA to use that land.
Bella Italia in Enola: The Three Italian Restaurants You Need to Check Out
This article presents a delightful exploration of three Italian restaurants located in Enola. If you've had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments, we'd love for you to share your experiences in the comments section below.
Don't Miss the Exclusive Prescreening of The Color Purple: A Night of Unforgettable Theater
Get ready to experience the magic of live theater at the exclusive prescreening of The Color Purple! This iconic Broadway musical is set to captivate audiences with its powerful performances and heartwarming storyline.
Did the best Christmas Tree sell in ...2002?
YORK COUNTY, Pa. (WHP) — Colton and his dad are off to find the BEST Christmas Tree. Every year he and his dad, much like many other families, go to a Christmas Tree Farm to pick out, saw down, and shake out their favorite tree. Then, they'll take it...
Def Leppard, Journey bringing 2024 tour to Hershey
HERSHEY, Pa. (WHTM)– Classic rock legends will be bringing their upcoming tour to central Pennsylvania and tickets are soon going on sale. Hersheypark Stadium will be the venue for Def Leppard and Journey’s upcoming tour in the summer of 2024, a news release reads. They will also be joined by the Steve Miller band. Tickets […]
P!NK to make stop at Hersheypark Stadium in 2024
HERSHEY, Pa. (WHTM) — Pop star P!NK announced will be stopping in Hershey on her Summer Carnival Tour in 2024. The show will be on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2024, and is part of her extended Summer Carnival Tour, which will include stops in 16 cities. This follows the success of her 2023 tour which broke attendance records worldwide.
Experience the Taste of Japan: Discover York's Top 4 Japanese Restaurants
In this article, we're exploring four exceptional Japanese restaurants in York. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!