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  1. How do you pick a pepper? Seed catalogs offer so many kinds, flavorsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... leaves. In the end, though, flavor counts the most. Want the sweetest pepper ever? Fedco Seeds says it's their Amish Pimiento. The hottest? Many claim it's the legendary Ghost from India, known there as Bhut Jolokia. (Find it from Harris Seeds and ...

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  2. What doesna t get done will still be there tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... a small amount of flour while stirring vigorously. Serve in six to eight hamburger buns. Lovina Eicher is an Old Order Amish writer, cook, wife and mother of eight. Contact her at P.O. Box 1689, South Holland, IL 60473 (please include a ...

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  3. Amish give up on pricey Ontario, head for new life on Prince Edward Island farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Much like the past when pioneer families travelled west for farmland to call their own, two groups of Amish families from Ontario are heading east to till the fertile, red soil of Prince Edward Island and establish a new home. According to realtor Brad Oliver, it has simply gotten too expensive in Ontario for the Amish communities to expand, and young people to own their own farms.

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  4. Amish give up on pricey Ontario, head for new life on P.E.I. farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    The Amish coming to the Island this spring are coming from two communities near Woodstock and Kitchener-Waterloo. Two groups of Amish families from Ontario are heading east to till the fertile, red soil of P.E.I. and establish a new home, much like the pioneer families of the past who travelled west for farmland to call their own.

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  5. Amish population - thriving' in northern IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Bluffton News Banner

    ... northern Indiana where they travel on the shoulder alongside automobiles. (Photo provided) In 2014, the estimated Amish population in Indiana exceeded 50,000, according to the Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies at Elizabethtown College. ...

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  6. Traffic citations issued in crash that killed two in Amish buggyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PennLive.com

    The driver of a UPS truck that collided with a horse-drawn buggy in Clinton County, killing an Amish mother and her eight-year-old son, has been issued citations for three traffic violations. Sherry Croak, 55, of Lock Haven, Friday was sent a summons on state police charges of careless driving resulting in death, failure to drive on the right side of road and meeting a vehicle proceeding in the opposite direction.

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  7. Startup Grind Charlotte and SierraMaya 360 to Host $250K Pitch...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... pitch contest judges will include: - AJ Ratani, President, RV Tech, - Jeff Brokaw, Director, Startup Grind Charlotte - Amish Shah, Founding Partner, SierraMaya360 - John Sutton, President, RV Disrupt - Louis Foreman, Founder, Edison Nation - Vasu ...

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  8. Wing Bowl contestants make grand entrances into stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NJ.com

    PHILADELPHIA - Kurt "Rumspringa" Fritzsche rode into Wells Fargo Center on a makeshift Amish buggy, holding reins connected to a member of his entourage wearing a horse mask. Douglas "Obi Wing" Petock made his entrance by fighting with lightsabers, ripping off his shirt and tumbling on the ground.

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  9. Transit Drive-In to alleviate traffic and stress with expansion and fifth screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WNED

    ... his purchase of the land immediately south of the theater's current footprint. It sits between the drive-in and an Amish furniture seller, opposite the private North Buffalo Suburban Airport. Cohen will likely need approval from the Federal Aviation ...

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  10. Amish are on the wayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Guardian

    Realtor Brad Oliver isn't horsing around when revealing plans to install a hitching post outside his office this spring. It's one of the more subtle changes coming to Kings County as community members prepare to welcome a large population of Amish moving to the province from Ontario.

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  11. Here's what to consider when picking pepper seedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Washington Post

    ... leaves. In the end, though, flavor counts the most. Want the sweetest pepper ever? Fedco Seeds says it's their Amish Pimiento. The hottest? Many claim it's the legendary Ghost from India, known there as Bhut Jolokia. (Find it from Harris Seeds and ...

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  12. Lawmakers Seek Ways to Improve Amish Safety on Wisconsin RoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Insurance Journal West

    Amish safety on Wisconsin roads needs to be addressed in the wake of recent fatal buggy crashes, according to a state lawmaker. Republican State Rep. Bob Kulp of Stratford hopes the Amish communities in Wisconsin would be open to a discussion about making horse-drawn vehicles more visible.

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  13. Winter Hoof Care: It's a Team EffortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Horse

    ... where I grew up, the roads are pockmarked with deep trenches from the borium on the hooves of the horses used to pull Amish buggies - a testament (and a warning) to how much traction borium can provide. The same goes for permanent drive-in studs ...

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  14. Wisconsin lawmaker addresses visibility of Amish buggies after recent crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    A Wisconsin state representative from says Amish safety on Wisconsin roads needs to be addressed in the wake of recent deadly horse-drawn buggy crashes. State Rep. Bob Kulp hopes Wisconsin's Amish communities would be open to a discussion about making their buggies more visible, and he told Daily Tribune Media many members of the Amish community don't realize how difficult it can be for a driver to see a buggy when their vehicle is traveling 55 or 60 mph on a highway.

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  15. RCMP investigate allegations of sexual abuse on Old Order Mennonite communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | CBC News

    ... said John J. Friesen, a retired professor from Canadian Mennonite University, and an expert on conservative Mennonite, Amish and Hutterite groups. Retired professor John J. Friesen said if someone leaves an Old Order community and gives a reason, ...

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  16. Horse-drawn buggy driver killed in Clark County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... Craig Lambert not to file homicide charges against an alleged drunken driver in a crash with a buggy that killed an Amish father and his 10-year-old. Craig's decision stirred outrage and a greater sense of urgency to find ways to make the roads ...

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  17. Serenity's Plain Secrets series, by Karen Ann HopkinsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Publishers Marketplace

    Karen Ann Hopkins' SERENITY'S PLAIN SECRETS series is an Amish mystery series. The series follows sheriff Serenity Adams as she tries to navigate the ever complicated Amish world and solve the crimes that happen within their secretive communities.

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  18. Local dispatch: Letting go of my precious corn pillowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... market in Old Economy Village some years ago. The man who sold it assured me it was one of a kind, handmade by the Amish. "Just pop it in the microwave for a few minutes," he instructed. "Its heat will ease your sore muscles and aching joints." The ...

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  19. Serenity's Plain Secrets series, by Karen Ann HopkinsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Publishers Marketplace

    Karen Ann Hopkins' SERENITY'S PLAIN SECRETS series is an Amish mystery series. The series follows sheriff Serenity Adams as she tries to navigate the ever complicated Amish world and solve the crimes that happen within their secretive communities.

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  20. West Virginia Editorial RoundupRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... to a Sunday Gazette-Mail article by Andrew Brown on Barbour County economic development officials working to bring Amish families and their productive businesses to the Philippi area, many readers think that idea is crazy. "With the county failing ...

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