| Feb 25, 2013
It's official: Breaking Amish Season 2 is in production in Sarasota, Florida, and all five cast members from the controversial TLC hit appear to be back to attempt a fresh start in sunnier climes. The series came under fire before its first season could...
| May 9, 2013
Katie Leclerc stars in Beverly Lewis The Confession: The Amish return to the spotlight in the Hallmark Channel original film The Confession (premiering Saturday, May 11 at 9pm ET). The film is an adaptation of best-selling author Beverly Lewis’...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 6:04 AM
Most of us spend our day to day lives feeling pulled in a thousand directions, and almost everyone I meet classifies themselves as "busy." When it's time to get away, scenic Lancaster, Pa., is one of the best places around for a slow-paced, laid back...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 5:04 PM
This weekend, I was not going to go Dutch.
Yes, we were in the "Dutch Country." Lancaster County, Pa., to be exact.
But I was not going to stuff my face at Kitchen Kettle Village, gawk at Amish buggies or get sidetracked by the QVC or Pottery Barn...
| Dec 10, 2011
Wit & Wisdom, the promising restaurant in the new Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore, calls itself a tavern. That it's not recognizably a tavern is what makes Wit & Wisdom, early on, both interesting and frustrating.
Riding a wave of publicity and excitement,...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 4:37 PM
In a rash of bizarre beard-cutting incidents against fellow Amish in Ohio, 12 members of a breakaway Amish group were indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury, the US Justice Department said.
The department accused the indicted of committing...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 1:27 PM
"American Experience" executive producer Mark Samels has wanted to make a film about the Amish for several years now, but he knew that it would be one of the hardest things he ever did. And he was right.
Luckily, "The Amish," a new episode premiering...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 9:13 AM
New theaters. Renovated playhouses. Hot dramas. Nervous new artistic directors. Stephen Sondheim and his “Follies.” A celebration of Stephen Schwartz, a dissection of Mark Rothko, and a look at the tragedy that befell the Amish of...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 1:28 PM
In the very best moment of Jessica Dickey's "The Amish Project," the new solo show at American Theater Company performed by Sadieh Rifai, a telling truth is observed about what invariably happens when an outsider — an "English" in Amish...
| Aug 26, 2012
Naomi Stoltzfus, a young Amish woman, pushed a cart full of soda she'd just bought at Redner's Warehouse Market across the parking lot of Joppatowne Plaza to another section of the shopping center, where she planned to resell the beverages at the food...
| 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.