American History, Ligonier Valley Vignettes, Lincoln Highway, Local History, My Travel, Pennsylvania History

Lincoln Highway Gumshoes: To Bedford and Back

For my birthday I decided that wanted to take a road trip that somehow incorporated the Lincoln Highway.  I’ve really enjoyed learning more about the country’s first transcontinental highway throughout its centennial year.  After all, it passes right through the town of Ligonier, where I’ve spent a lot of time and where most of my… Continue reading Lincoln Highway Gumshoes: To Bedford and Back

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Ligonier Valley Vignettes, Local History, My Writing

On the Road with Ligonier Valley Vignettes: The Westmoreland Arts & Heritage Festival

I hope everyone had a nice long Fourth of July weekend! I had a pretty busy weekend between holiday festivities, social outings and participating in the Westmoreland Arts & Heritage Festival last Friday.  I had already planned to help out at the Westmoreland Heritage booth that evening, but decided at the last minute to try… Continue reading On the Road with Ligonier Valley Vignettes: The Westmoreland Arts & Heritage Festival