17 09, 2020

The Challenge of Home Schooling

2020-09-17T15:12:18-04:00September 17th, 2020|

Recent times have brought great changes to many things in our lives. One of the biggest the number of families that have been challenged to take on virtual learning or homeschooling. Many years ago my husband and I made the decision to homeschool our three children. Using a virtual charter school program worked best for [...]

22 02, 2019

Penn Wells Hotel Gets New Front Doors

2019-11-21T14:05:29-05:00February 22nd, 2019|

Digging around in the basement of the Penn Wells Hotel you can find some interesting historic artifacts. One day Company President Ellen Dunham Bryant spied the wood doors that hung in the entrance to the Penn Wells in earlier years. The doors were sent to restoration expert Tyler Mechtley to see if they could [...]

9 12, 2016

Star Gazing at Cherry Springs State Park

2019-05-11T16:24:31-04:00December 9th, 2016|

Cherry Springs State Park is an increasingly popular area for star gazing near Wellsboro, PA. Located 32 miles (about a 45-minute drive) from the Penn Wells, Cherry Springs has been named an International Dark Sky Park and recognized as one of the best stargazing spots on the East Coast of the United States. The damage to [...]