As we mark 150 years since the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, we note that a getaway to nearby Gettysburg is a rewarding way to reflect on both the man and his turbulent times.
If there’s a big winter getaway in your future but big-time snow is in the forecast, here’s a way to do it with no problems.
As re-enacted war raged several miles away, tourists strolled a commercial strip of Gettysburg to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Civil War’s pivotal battle.
This time of year, some days feel like winter, and then right back into fall.
Gettysburg is a magnet for Civil War buffs the year round. But this week it’s an ideal fall getaway.
For about a week, visitors to the Gettysburg battlefield could pick up a unique souvenir: a bobblehead doll of Abraham Lincoln’s assassin, John Wilkes Booth.
A group seeking to place a casino near the historic battlefield was among the losing applicants today as the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board awarded the state’s last currently available casino license to a resort near Pittsburgh.