Amish

Stigall Show Log 4.16.14

Chris celebrates Wawa’s 50th anniversary and discusses a man arrested for jogging naked on the Main Line. He talks to former Wawa CEO Howard Stoeckel and Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/16/2014

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Cops Dress As Amish To Target Pennsylvania Flasher

A male Pennsylvania police officer has been dressing as an Amish woman—along with a female officer from a neighboring department—hoping to scare off a man suspected of exposing himself to Amish children.

04/15/2014

(Beiler's Donuts, in the Reading Terminal Market.  Credit: André Bennett)

Reading Terminal Bakery Ranked One Of Best Spots For Dessert In The Country

Beiler’s, the beloved Amish bakery located inside Reading Terminal, was singled out for inclusion on the list because of its “variety of handcrafted Amish desserts.”

10/08/2013

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‘Amish Mafia’ Star Sentenced To Prison Time For Pa. Car Chase

A Pennsylvania man who stars in the Discovery Channel show “Amish Mafia” has been sentenced to three to 23 months in prison for leading police on a chase that injured a state trooper last summer.

08/08/2013

Amish Buggy  (Photo credit MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Amish Boy Injured After Buggy Rear-Ended By Truck In Delaware

State police say the crash happened Monday evening on Westville Road in Hartly.

01/08/2013

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Amish Community Affected By 2006 School Shooting In Pa. Writing Letters To Newtown Parents

Members of the Amish community where a gunman killed five girls in a one-room schoolhouse in 2006 are writing letters to reach out in sympathy to parents in Newtown, Conn.

12/18/2012

The cast of "Breaking Amish." (Credit: TLC)

New Reality Show Follows Amish Into The Big City

A new reality show called “Breaking Amish” tells the story of several Amish and Mennonite young adults who have decided to break away from their strict religious lifestyle to try life in New York City.

09/14/2012

Stigall Show Log 7.17.12

Chris agrees with President Obama that this year’s election will be about different governing philosophies. He discusses an Amish buggy that was held up by a gunman, media coverage of Pennsylvania’s voter ID law and the new investigation that will be funded by Joe Paterno’s family to clear his name.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/17/2012

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Suspect Who Tried To Rob Amish Couple Arrested In Delaware

Authorities say that Carter pulled his car in front of the horse and buggy that the Amish couple was using, jumped out of his car with a handgun and demanded money from the couple.

07/16/2012

(One merchant makes sausage-and-pepper sandwiches, left, while another makes hand-churned ice cream at the Reading Terminal Market.  Credit: John McDevitt)

Pennsylvania Dutch Fest Underway At Reading Terminal Market

A three-day festival celebrating the traditions, foods, and crafts of the Pennsylvania Dutch is underway through Saturday at the Reading Terminal Market.

08/11/2011

Amish Break with Tradition For Health Reasons

The Amish are known for their disdain of modern technology. That includes electricity, cars and computers but apparently not defibrillators.

08/14/2010

Reading Terminal Market Holds 21st Annual Pa. Dutch Fest

The Reading Terminal Market is holding a Pennsylvania Dutch Festival, through Saturday.

08/12/2010

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