BeLocal Lancaster

Discover Local Favorites in your hometown!

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When it comes to advice you can trust, who better to hear from than long-time community residents? With BeLocal, there’s no need to wonder where longtime residents go for fun, food, shopping, activities, and more.

Take a peek inside the latest issue for words of wisdom and smart suggestions from true locals.

Starting over in a new hometown is never simple.

But through BeLocal, you can easily explore local living at its finest. Check out the articles below to learn more about some of the best “hidden gems” the community has to offer.

But First, Coffee!

The Locally-owned Coffee Shops of Lancaster City

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Photo by Julie Liz Photography

Local> History

A Short Introduction to the Long, Rich History of Lancaster

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The newly renovated Culliton Park in Lancaster City. Photo by Michelle Johnsen Photography

Play Time!

Take Your Kids to Some of the Best Playgrounds Around!

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Cabalar Neighborhood Butcher & Eatery

A Full Plate

Presenting an Appetizing Sampler of Some of Lancaster's Best Eateries

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Art Matters Studio

Out of the House and Into the FUN!

Explore the BEST local venues for entertaining the kids – for birthdays or every day

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Pinnacle Scenic Overlook, Photo by Michael Robinson Photography

Feeling At Home in Lancaster, Naturally!

Explore the Local Nature Preserves of Lancaster Conservancy

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Photo by Jasmine Sweigart

A Bountiful Harvest!

Local Farmers' Markets in the "Garden Spot"!

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Meet Your Publisher

Sheldon Esch

Sheldon Esch

A native of Lancaster County, Sheldon lives in Manheim Township with his wife and two sons. Sheldon has created local publications in Lancaster since 2014 and is grateful for the opportunity to highlight the best of this beautiful and vibrant community while also connecting our amazing local businesses with their ideal customers!

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