The X Factor
A LOT CAN HAPPEN IN A DECADE AND FIG WAS THERE TO SHOWCASE IT!
Good things don’t just happen— they happen by good design. The City of Lancaster has changed a lot in 10 years. And Fig has been there to promote positive growth and package the City as a destination for shopping, dining, arts, and events. Fig continues to work together with these Game Changers toRead on →
Design For Good
What’s in a name? A lot, in fact.
Fifteen years ago, I moved from NYC back to my hometown of Lancaster and started a design studio in the attic of my old farmhouse. Over time, and with a lot of work and grace, I have joyfully watched it grow into a successful business that creates exceptional branding and marketing for local and regional clients. At the sameRead on →
Shop Local & Win Big
Help to celebrate Fig’s 10th birthday and win amazing prizes! Buy a candy bar for $5—made exclusively for Fig by our friends at Miesse Candies. The locally made candy bars come in four flavors (Milk Chocolate, Dark Chocolate, Milk Chocolate with Toffee, and Dark Chocolate with Mint). Find one of the ten golden tickets and claim your prize!
Candy bars can beRead on →
Wells Fargo: Did You Know?
DID YOU KNOW? Wells Fargo has 230 team members who reside in Lancaster County.
Why do you choose to live or work here in Lancaster?
“Economical history, access to every major city within 2 – 3 hours, schools, cost of living, and it’s a great place to raise children!”
SCOTT E. KUHN, Private Mortgage Banking Manager PA, OH, WV, Wells Fargo Private Bank
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Voices: The Stray Birds & The Districts
THEN & NOW. Fig and WXPN decided to take a look back at two of the bands we've featured over the years. We caught up with them and here's what they had to say!
THE STRAY BIRDS
Fig: What was it like to be featured in Fig and played on WXPN?Read on →
The Stray Birds: It felt like we are supported. Great thanks to all the local magazines and radio stations everywhere
Giving Back: LancHappy.com
HOW WOULD YOU MAKE LANCASTER A HAPPIER PLACE? TELL US AT LANCHAPPY.COM
THE PENNSYLVANIA GUILD OF CRAFTSMENRead on →
Get mugged this holiday season by The Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen! Enjoy a fun, one-day event where the Guild will visit four local coffee shops (Rachel’s Cafe & Creperie, Mean Cup, Commonwealth on Queen, and Prince Street Cafe) and give away
Fresh Face: Excelsior
The magnificent 35,500- square-foot complex that includes several buildings built between 1852 and 1873 by brewer businessman John A. Sprenger will soon be restored in all her glory!
Excelsior, or the Grande Dame of King Street, sat vacant for nearly 38 years until the spring of 2015 when proprietors John and Kelly Dantinne created a viable business strategy toRead on →
Authentic: David Barr
Welcome to the world of Williams Forrest—a place teeming with ideas and intricacies. Behind nondescript orange doors you’ll discover a place where tech and skate collide, a space where you’ll get more respect by doing rather than talking.
Williams Forrest, founded by David Barr, is a digital solutions agency that provides services for consumer facing digitalRead on →
Fresh Face: Life & Legacies
“We’re a storytelling company. What we’re looking to do is archive a life story,” says Joe Mitton.
As longtime professionals and friends, journalist Meredith Jorgensen Cooke and videographer Joe Mitton have spent decades telling stories—and that’s at the heart of their newest business venture. Life & Legacies is a visual storytelling business where clientsRead on →
Fresh Face: Rice & Noodles
Rice & Noodles, Lancaster’s choice for simple Vietnamese cuisine, will soon open a second location at the corner of North Prince and West Orange Streets. Their team has proudly served the Lancaster community for nine years and owners Alys Truong, Bernard Truong, Vy Banh, Ninh Banh, and Khoa Cao are so happy to be expanding their trusted (and delicious!) brand.Read on →
Fresh Face: The Pressroom
The Pressroom is experiencing a quiet revolution. This summer, they unveiled the Park Bar at Steinman Park. Beautifully executed, it was strategically planned as the start of what was to come. The community embraced the space, enjoying Carmen and David’s ice cream, listening to live local music, and celebrating late night happy hours under strings of light.Read on →
Fresh Face: Evolution Power Yoga
“It’s really just about people becoming their best selves,” says Founding Owner of Evolution Power Yoga, Lisa Taylor—an idea directly in line with their mission statement to lead people into their greatest possibility.
Evolution Power Yoga is moving from the Champion Forge location to the brand-new 4,000-square-foot space at College Row. This move is the nextRead on →
Discover Lancaster’s Galleries
EXPLORE THE CITY'S FINE ART GALLERIES. Find nationally-celebrated art, monthly exhibits, and interactive art sessions all in our walkable Downtown.
Keep up with your favorite galleries and discover new talent by #buylocalart and joining our social community.
SAVE THE DATES:
First Friday with The Gallery Guide
Friday February 5
Art + Coffee Crawl featuringRead on →