| Jul 10, 2012
| 1:57 PM
The TriState Festival, Auction & Cruise-In is a two-day family affair to be held at the Garrett County Fairgrounds. Local volunteers of Mennonite and Brethren churches have been working year-round to create items for the auctions and craft tables. ...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 5:53 AM
CLEVELAND (AP) — Jurors will begin a second day of deliberations in the trial of 16 people accused of hate crimes in hair- and beard-cutting attacks against their fellow Amish in Ohio.
The jury began considering charges Thursday morning in U.S....
| Sep 14, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Remember the scene in "Witness" where the local bullies start taunting the Amish in their carts? One of them paints the face of Alexander Godunov with his ice cream cone. They're knocking off straw hats. And Harrison Ford clambers down out of the jitney...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 1:20 AM
CLEVELAND (AP) — In the stern, self-regulating world of the Amish, those who act out time and again by wearing the wrong clothing, going to movies or otherwise flouting the church's doctrine can find themselves utterly alone.
Fellow Amish in rare...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:44 AM
CLEVELAND (AP) — Jurors have begun a third day of deliberations in the trial of 16 people accused of hate crimes in hair- and beard-cutting attacks against their fellow Amish in Ohio.
The jury started deliberations Thursday, resumed them Friday and...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 8:39 AM
A leader of an Amish community in rural eastern Ohio was convicted of federal hate crimes Thursday for orchestrating the forcible cutting of Amish men's beards and Amish women's hair, a spokeswoman for U.S. District Court in Cleveland said.
| Dec 18, 2012
| 6:02 AM
AURORA, Colo. (AP) — As Newtown, Conn., grieves the deadly mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, victims' families and residents will eventually have to decide what to do with the building and how to memorialize the fallen.
| Nov 29, 2012
| 3:21 PM
The air can get pretty ripe on a warm spring day, especially in the rural regions west of the Lehigh Valley, where the aroma is enhanced by the fresh residue of horse-drawn buggies.
Livestock manure accumulates all winter and then is spread on fields...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 5:16 PM
December is all about the holiday specials on TV, but you'll find other interesting viewing as well.
On Dec. 7 Sundance debuts "Restless," a gripping two-night miniseries about a former WW II spy. Nat Geo Wild kicks off its annual Big Cat Week Dec. 9...
| Nov 25, 2012
Kitchen backsplashes are a popular kitchen upgrade, right up there with a fancy stone countertops. Tile and glass are probably the easiest and the most common — even the big-box stores carry them now for DIYers. And the Internet is filled with photo...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:33 PM
It began with watercolor paintings of red barns hanging on clothesline in front of a downtown Nappanee furniture store to celebrate “Sidewalk Days” in 1962.
Fifty years later it’s an event drawing more than 300 artists from 30 states...