LG Health announces Covid-19 vaccine clinics

LG Health announces Covid-19 vaccine clinics

An LG Health employee administers a Covid-19 vaccine to resident Don Shaub during a clinic at Ruoff Towers on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. (Photo: Olivia Smucker) Penn Medicine Lancaster General...
African American Cultural Alliance of Lancaster to host music festival

African American Cultural Alliance of Lancaster to host music festival

(Source: AACA Lancaster) The African American Cultural Alliance of Lancaster has announced it will be hosting its first African American Music Festival at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 4, at...
Lancaster County’s Women United welcomes new chair, vice chair

Lancaster County’s Women United welcomes new chair, vice chair

United Way of Lancaster County is pleased to announce the recent election of two officers in the Women Women United affinity group, Jennifer Lauver as Chair and Kay Burky as Vice Chair. Both Lauver and Burky...
‘Day of Healing’ remembrance event is tonight at Long’s Park

‘Day of Healing’ remembrance event is tonight at Long’s Park

(Source: Union Community Care) Union Community Care will offer free Covid-19 vaccines at Longs Park from 4 to 6 p.m. today, prior to the kickoff of its "Day of Healing"...
Immigrant Oromo women embrace an expanding social role

Immigrant Oromo women embrace an expanding social role

Oromo women in traditional garb. (Source: Oromo Women's Association) Gifti Galdi "I told them, it's time for me to take charge," Iftu Gemeda said. Iftu has...
Oromo female identity: A ‘mini-revolution’ reshapes homebound traditions

Oromo female identity: A ‘mini-revolution’ reshapes homebound traditions

Kuwee Kumsa (Source: Provided) "Where are the women?" Professor Kuwee Kumsa, Associate Professor of Sociology at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, asks when discussing the role of Oromo...
One United Lancaster is on holiday Aug. 2 to 6

One United Lancaster is on holiday Aug. 2 to 6

One United Lancaster is taking a summer break the week of Aug. 2. Posting on this website will pause, and there will be no weekly email on Saturday, Aug. 7....
United Way of Lancaster County 2021 campaign video

United Way of Lancaster County 2021 campaign video

(Source: United Way of Lancaster County) United Way of Lancaster County is highlighting its multifaceted response to the coronavirus crisis in a video created for its 2021 fundraising campaign. During...
San Juan Bautista Hispanic Festival runs tonight through Saturday

San Juan Bautista Hispanic Festival runs tonight through Saturday

(Source: Iglesia San Juan Bautista) The 38th annual Hispanic Festival at San Bautista Catholic Church kicks off this evening. The popular event runs from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight and...
Tenfold to offer 2 webinars on finding rentals

Tenfold to offer 2 webinars on finding rentals

(Source: Tenfold) Tenfold is holding two online workshops in early August on finding rental housing. The sessions are free, but registration is required. They are as follows: To register for...
LGH earns highest-ever U.S. News ranking

LGH earns highest-ever U.S. News ranking

Lancaster General Hospital Lancaster General Hospital ranks No. 4 among Pennsylvania's hospitals, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2021-22 Best Hospitals tabulation. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings...
Learn about local Covid-19 impacts in Wednesday webinar

Learn about local Covid-19 impacts in Wednesday webinar

Franklin & Marshall College's Center for Sustained Engagement with Lancaster (CSEwL) and United Way of Lancaster County will discuss the final results of their collaborative research on the health, social,...
Lancaster Rotary to host ‘Wheels & Wings’ on Saturday

Lancaster Rotary to host ‘Wheels & Wings’ on Saturday

(Source: Rotary Club of Lancaster) The Rotary Club of Lancaster will host its fourth Wheels & Wings Festival and 5K at the Lancaster Airport this coming Saturday, July 24. The...
SACA to host Thursday morning webinar with Rep. Sturla

SACA to host Thursday morning webinar with Rep. Sturla

State Rep. Mike Sturla (Source: Pahouse.com) The Spanish American Civic Association will host a webinar with state Rep. Mike Sturla on Thursday morning. The Lancaster County Democrat will discuss topics...
With Fairview Ave. celebration, Lancaster Lebanon Habitat for Humanity resumes home dedications

With Fairview Ave. celebration, Lancaster Lebanon Habitat for Humanity resumes home dedications

The Berhe family, at left, receives the keys to their new home. Joining them from Lancaster Lebanon Habitat for Humanity are, from left, board member Wayne Gongaware, spokeswoman Amy Balestier...
United Way of Lancaster County elects new board members

United Way of Lancaster County elects new board members

United Way of Lancaster County is pleased to announce the election of four new members of the United Way Board of Trustees, as well as the appointment of a new...
SDOL Brotherhood program fosters positive growth for Lancaster’s young, Black men

SDOL Brotherhood program fosters positive growth for Lancaster’s young, Black men

Student Aiden Smith, left, with mentor Dominique Miller-Shell. (Source: SDOL) In fall 2019, the first pieces of a new mentorship program began to come together at Lincoln Middle School in...
‘Help the Helpline’: United Way, WGAL partner to support 211 service

‘Help the Helpline’: United Way, WGAL partner to support 211 service

(Source: WGAL 8) WGAL 8 and the United Way of Lancaster County are teaming up to launch a week of giving to support PA 211 East. PA 211 is a...