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A few weeks ago, Ryan, Hunter and I shared one of my favorite days in a long time.

We were out of the house, with coffees and donuts in hand, by 8:30am.

We headed to Milford, PA, where my parents had a summer home when I was a child. It’s been years since I had been back, and it was such a special experience for me showing Ryan the house were I spent my childhood summers, our lake, the cute town, where we went to get ice cream. Hunter also had a blast running through leaves and taking in some mountain air.

I think I’m ready to go back for another visit!

Mott Street Bridge to Be Rebuilt (VIDEO & SLIDESHOW)

Mott Street Bridge to Be Rebuilt (VIDEO & SLIDESHOW)

The Mott Street Bridge today

The Mott Street bridge which has been closed to vehicular traffic since 1988 and pedestrian traffic since 2006 is going to be rebuilt as a pedestrian bridge. Announced on November 10 by PennDOT, and discussed at Wednesday’s Pike County Commissioners’ Meeting, $461,725 has been secured for the bridge through the Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP).

PennDOT had…

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La bonne soupe

The “Soup du Jour” of Bar Louis at the Hotel Fauchère, Milford, PA. Served with their signature “prezzini”, the presumptive love child of a pretzel and a grissino. A true francophile American will rest on a “chaise lounge” after eating “soup du jour”. That’s why people should travel when they are young, to learn more about international civilizations.

After a 50 Year Hiatus, Arlene Wolff Sings Again (Video)

After a 50 Year Hiatus, Arlene Wolff Sings Again (Video)

Arlene Wolff sings at the Waterwheel Cafe (Image: Alan Kaplan)

Arlene Wolff of Wantage sang professionally five decades ago.  After a career in government in New York City, she sang recently at the Waterwheel Cafe. Although it had been 50 years since she was last on stage, she didn’t miss a beat or a note.  Sitting down with MilfordNow at The Phoenix on Route 209 in Dingmans Ferry, Arlene shared…

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Pike County Courthouse Expansion: Negotiations?

Pike County Courthouse Expansion: Negotiations?

Clockwise from Left: Rebecca Lindsey, Commissioners Osterberg, Wagner, Caridi. Commissioners Caridi, Osterberg

Pike County Courthouse Expansion: To Begin at the End

It had been a busy day of meetings regarding the proposed Pike County courthouse expansion. Three in a row, including a meeting with the Pike County Planning Commission, The Milford Borough Planning Commission and the Architectural…

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 Milford Pa…historic buildings…a quaint little town…

Shopping in Milford, Pennsylvania (by PikeCountyVisitorBu)

Since Yesterday Opens in Milford

Since Yesterday Opens in Milford

A New Store in Milford

A charming new store in Milford has opened. Stillwater, New Jersey native and former New Yorker, Tessa Fleszar has opened Since Yesterdayon West Catharine Street, across the street from the Dispatch. Fleszar’s store is a mix “new and old.” The store offers small gifts, antiques, including several antique electric fans, and larger pieces of furniture for almost every room in…

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