“Patsy” Dougherty, World Series Baseball Player
February 25, 2019
What child does not have memories of baseball? If they didn’t play little league, they most likely did hangout at the ball field to watch their friends who did. The smell of the popcorn, the hot dogs, and hearing the crack of the bat brings back those times.
Cora Scott – Cuba’s Famous Medium
February 20, 2019
Cora Lodencia Veronica Scott (April 21, 1840 – January 3, 1923) was one of the best-known mediums of the Spiritualism movement the 19th century.
Friendship Hardware and Sandwich Shop
February 18, 2019
Who knew the perfect combination of hardware and sandwiches would be so popular? Sometimes it takes a little thinking out of the box…
Angelica’s Shawmut – a Must-See for RR Enthusiasts
February 15, 2019
Trains have always held an interest to many people from the very young with Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends television series, to those who make the railroads run in the real world.
Meet Friendship’s Miss Daisy
February 12, 2019
Friendship is home to one of the last working pieces of fire fighting equipment of the 1800s with their beautiful pumper Miss Daisy. She is the pride of the Friendship Fire Department!
Allegany County Nightlife
February 3, 2019
With plenty of establishments to unwind after work for libations and entertainment, there is hardly a town in Allegany County where you have to go out of your neighborhood for a good time.
Walker Metalsmiths of Andover
January 31, 2019
There was a time when every piece of fashionable jewelry that adorned a society lady’s neck, wrist, or finger was handcrafted by an experienced craftsman. Even when it became made from lesser materials like copper or silver for the rest of the population to afford, it was still individually created one piece at a time by the skills of a craftsman.
Welcome to the Modern Age!
“Pa” Ingalls of Little House on the Prairie was born in Cuba
January 28, 2019
There are so many fun, yet well-kept secrets about the history of Allegany County! Imagine if you will that the roots of a popular television program gave start in Allegany County….well, it’s true! You’re invited to learn more here….
Cartwright’s Maple Tree Inn of Angelica
January 24, 2019
Have you ever experienced the process of making maple syrup? It’s a LOT of work…but oh so rewarding! It begins by tapping the tree and collecting the sap that slowly gets boiled into the pure maple syrup that we enjoy every spring. Pair it with Cartwright’s incredible buckwheat pancakes and you’ve got yourself quite the incredible meal.
Cartwright’s Maple Tree Inn of Angelica is open from February 12th through April 14th. It’s a short time so make your plans to visit now!
Skiing, Snowmobiling, Tubing, Hiking, and Ice Fishing
January 21, 2019
We just got the first real snowfall of the season….it’s time to get outside and enjoy it!