More stories by Chuck Rhodes

These Aren’t Your Daddy’s Bikes

“I don’t want what everybody else has,” said Bob Swaim, looking over about two dozen of his huge collection of bicycles and bike-like vehicl…

Grass Roots Flying in Snyder County

    On any fair weather weekend, you’re likely to find John Miller preparing his fully-restored 1946 piper cub for flight, with fellow recre…

Birds Eye Photography with Balloons

  For Harry Capper, it’s just another  chapter in a lifelong interest in aerial photography. His homemade rig that elevates a remote control…

Dancing a Dream in Millerstown

It was Wednesday evening rehearsal at Dixie’s Dance Studio in Millerstown.  Dianne Ritzman watched a group of students lace up their dance s…

Dancing Sarge in Charge in Hummelstown

    When we caught up with Joann Tresco two years ago, ballroom dance was a lifeline to the world she left behind for combat duty. “I had be…

Perry County Group Hooked on Tradition

96-year-old Ellen Greaney Jacobs smiled as she pointed to the gravestone in Bloomfield Cemetery. “This is my great-grandmother,” said Jacobs…

A Special Message from Chuck Rhodes

Whether you’ve been with us from the begining or a recent passenger on the Let’s Go Places tour, Chuck Rhodes would like to extend his perso…

Puzzling Project for York County Friends

  It all began as a celebration of National Jigsaw Puzzle Day back on January 27. That’s when retired teacher Linda Hagenbuch invited friend…

Lancaster County Group Sings Into Spring

With winter fading fast, the Four Seasons Singers of Mount Joy are tuning up for spring with song. Director Bob Burkhardt says everyone was …

Columbia County Museum Revs Up Inventory

A recent visitor to Bill’s Old Bike Barn jokingly suggested the place should be called “an unbelievable collection of nostalgic items, plus …

Happy and Healthy in Halifax

As a young U.S. Navy sailor during World War Two, Lee Miller of Halifax was upbeat and positive by nature. But that optimism was put to the …

Remembering the Alamo in Mifflin County

It remains one of the most heroic events in American history.  189 American officers and volunteers fighting to the death against 4-thousand…

West Shore Group Whittles Through Winter

For one group of hobbyists, any day is a good day to whittle away the time.  And with single digit wind chills a way of life this winter, Th…

Milton Hershey Seniors Sharpen Life Skills

  For 17-year-old Tyrique Davenport, eating healthy is just part of a unique high school curriculum that runs 24/7. “We’ve learned that when…