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I’m going to Washington Township tonight for a pie party. What is that? 1. It’s a rural thing. 2. The gentleman who invited me, Jim Dickey, seems pretty awesome. 3. There will be plenty of fun and desserts. It’s York … Continue reading
Hanging out at Round the Clock Diner in the coffee shop this afternoon. Met this cool dude, Terry Clark. This 34-year-old is a jack of all trades of sorts. He saw me typing away on my laptop, posting to ydr.com, … Continue reading
I was trying to figure out where I wanted to take my mobile office today. Thought I’d switch it up a little. I’ll be eating froyo and working on stuff from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Sweet Frog, 2071 … Continue reading
Got a story idea? Enjoy fine dining and/or ambiance? I’ll be hanging out at the Yorktowne Hotel Tuesday from 9 a.m. until noon. Stop by and say hi if you’re around. I might drop by the OffCenter Grill for a … Continue reading
Met some cool cats hanging out at Rutter’s in Jacobus Thursday during the convenience store chain’s job fair for the new location in Loganville. I tried to yap with the prospective employees and put their minds at ease as they … Continue reading
The Daily Record/Sunday News now offers breaking news text alerts for your cell phone. Pretty cool, right? We launched email alerts a few months ago and it’s taken off. But we realized that most people get their information on their … Continue reading
Today, I was startled when a mail carrier dropped a package off on my desk. I wasn’t expecting anything, so I wondered what it could be. Inside was a press kit with some more details about the coming Springettsbury Township … Continue reading
Mobile reporting from the Papertown Dairy Bar & Restaurant in Spring Grove. Where should I visit next?
I didn’t know what, exactly, I was going to find when I walked past the sign on the door that read “no bare feet.” As it turns out, I didn’t have much time to think about it, either. As soon … Continue reading
Well, I’m officially putting my affairs in order – my dog, Jezzy, gets everything – because I’m working on an assignment that may or may not have me scared to death. I’m working on an article about the local Halloween … Continue reading
Had some fun with the iPad this weekend in Happy Valley for Alabama’s slaughter of Penn State. Since I was going to go up anyway, figured I’d write a story about Yorkers making the trek, despite recent flooding and potential … Continue reading