Feature Reports

Staycations: Hiawatha Riverboat

07.21.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The Hiawatha Paddleboat Riverboat offers public, private, and specialty tours along the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, PA.

Staycations: Erie Canal Museum

07.14.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The Erie Canal Museum in Syracuse, NY allows visitors to explore the ways the canal system changed the lives of people in New York. Executive Director Natalie Stetson shares some of the museum's highlights with Family Life listeners.

Staycations: Eckley Miners' Village

07.07.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Eckley was a small village near Hazelton, PA, built in the 1850's for mining laborers working in Council Ridge Colliery.

Staycations: Tanglewood Nature Center

06.30.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Tanglewood Nature Center in Elmira, NY seeks to lead and support education and preservation efforts to achieve a heightened awareness, understanding, enjoyment, and caring for the natural environment.

Staycations: Altoona, PA ("Railroad City")

06.23.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Experience the challenge the Pennsylvania Railroad workers overcame by completing rail tracks through the rough terrain of the Allegheny Mountains.

Staycations: Susan B. Anthony Museum & House

06.16.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House was the home of the legendary American civil rights leader during the 40 most politically active years of her life, and the site of her famous arrest for voting in 1872.

Staycations: Museum of the American Revolution

06.09.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The museum's director, Michael Quinn speaks with Family Life's Traci Lynn.

Staycations: Eldred World War II Museum

06.02.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Eldred, PA, the town that once housed a munitions plant during World War II, is now the location of a museum and library.

Staycation: Penn Brad Oil Museum

09.02.16 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

At the Penn Bead Oil Museum in Custer City, PA, you can hear the “Wild Catting Tales” at the site of the 72 foot tall, 1890 Era Standard Rig…the first billion-dollar oil field.

Staycations: Fort Stanwix

08.26.16 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Fort Stanwix National Monument in Rome, NY is a reconstructed Revolutionary War-era fort, with related outworks. It is federally owned and managed by the National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.