Category Archives: Power outages

Why do you hate your job?

I like what I do for a living. Most days, I’m fortunate that I get to meet new people and report on interesting topics. But, not everyone has found similar satisfaction with their chosen career. In fact, I would expect … Continue reading

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What is a realistic price for a house in York County?

On Friday, I was looking over the most current York County housing stats and noticed a comment offered by Paula Musselman, vice president of the Realtors Association of York & Adams Counties. “Of course every seller wishes that the home … Continue reading

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Could a minumum wage hike lead to higher prices and unemployment across York County?

York County natives appreciate a bargain, especially when it comes to food. More than a few times in my career at the York Daily Record/Sunday News, I’ve found myself speaking to residents lined up for a promotional free meal dished … Continue reading

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Here’s one way to save on property taxes

By now, most people have noticed a slight financial dent to their paychecks thanks to lawmakers who allowed payroll taxes to jump back up to 6.2 percent from 4.2 percent for all Americans. You’re not getting that money back. However, … Continue reading

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How can York County residents stay warm this winter?

It’s not quite freezing yet, but it’s cold out there. Rather than struggle financially to keep your home’s oil tank filled, you might want to check out the state’s Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program. LIHEAP offers grants to help … Continue reading

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Power out at YDR, but work continues

We’ve been here before. A couple months ago when we were blessed with feet upon feet of snow, we made it to work. But that wasn’t enough, it seems. Hours after making it through the snow and working in our … Continue reading

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