Tag Archives: Pennsylvania

How will the sequester affect Pennsylvania? Check out this graphic.

Check out this cool graphic about how the sequester is expected to affect Pennsylvania? Among the companies listed is BAE Systems in West Manchester Township. Last week, Randy Coble, spokesman for the site, said the company expects to eliminate about … Continue reading

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In the Sheetz vs. Wawa debate … what about Rutter’s?

On Sunday, the New York Times wrote about everyone’s favorite dilemma— one that has puzzled lovers of roadside fare since the beginning of time. Sheetz or Wawa? Shmuffin or Sizzli? “Made-To-Order” or “Built-To-Order?” It’s an interesting debate. Both establishments have … Continue reading

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Would you pay $1,200 a month rent in York County?

  Personally, I couldn’t, in good conscience, pay more than $1,000 a month to rent in York County. But apparently, it’s not so far fetched. Check out my story from Sunday about the high price of renting in York’s trendy … Continue reading

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Do you work for a fit company in Pennsylvania? Get recognition, tools from American Heart Association

The American Heart Association is recognizing fit workplaces and offering tools to companies to improve wellness.

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Is I-83 cracking again? One reader thinks so.

You know ‘the strip?’ That nasty  patch of asphalt in the middle of I-83 that once ran 26 miles from the Maryland line to just south of the Strinestown exit? PennDOT repaired it just last year, but I met with … Continue reading

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Vote for York to receive money from Walmart’s “Fighting Hunger Together” initiative

Heard from a Walmart rep the other day. I frequently heart the ‘Mart, and previously created this video asking people what’s to love about saving money and living better, as the slogan says. The ‘Mart man wanted to let me … Continue reading

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Company to reporter: Nobody talks to our CEO. He’s ‘like God.’

So, I called a company yesterday. (A company I’m not going to name, because, well, I don’t want to let anyone know what I’m working on.) So, yeah, I called a company — a company in York — and I … Continue reading

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York Kia donates $2,000 to PA Breast Cancer Coalition

York Kia, located at 1305 Roosevelt Ave. in York, donated $2,000 to the  PA Breast Cancer Coalition as part of a month-long campaign to raise support for the organization, according to Kevin Smith, the communications director for the Breast Cancer … Continue reading

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New York Times goes inside Peeps factory

Today is Easter, a day filled with bunnies, fresh flowers and, of course, Peeps. Oh, those marshmallow goodies that pop up conveniently each spring and negate any diet progress you’ve made toward your New Year’s resolution. I love them. And … Continue reading

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Today, I talked to an American Pickers’ producer. York is “rich with history,” she said.

Today, I had the pleasure of speaking with Jodi Friedman, a producer for the History Channel show ‘American Pickers.’ When the show — featuring Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz — announced they’d be be visiting somewhere in Pennsylvania, the York … Continue reading

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