Category Archives: Travel

York Twp. writer Tammy Winand pens stories of exiled Tibetans in ‘Everyday Exile’

York Township writer Tammy Winand tells the stories of Tibetan refugees in “Everyday Exile: Life in the Tibetan Settlements of India and Nepal.”

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Central York School District to sponsor bus trip to National Book Festival

The Central York School District Wellness Committee will sponsor a bus trip to the 2013 National Book Festival in Washington, D.C, Sept. 21, 2013.

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‘Saving Fish from Drowning’ by Amy Tan

I have really enjoyed previous books I’ve read by Amy Tan. She weaves together generations and cultures and always teaches me so much about China and Chinese Americans. But this book, her latest, disappointed me. I think the premise just … Continue reading

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Recently released: ‘TransAtlantic’ by Colum McCann

FlipSide entertainment reporter Erin McCracken previews “TransAtlantic” by Colum McCann in this June 6, 2013, post.

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Author Don Gogniat to speak on ‘Toothbrush People’ at York JCC

Former Penn State York CEO and author Don Gogniat, author of “Toothbrush People,” will join Semester at Sea participants for a brunch at York JCC Jan. 13, 2012.

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‘Londoners’ by Craig Taylor

Like Studs Terkel and others before him, Craig Taylor has discovered that all people have interesting stories and when you put them together, you can get a wonderful view of a time or place – and the people in it. … Continue reading

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‘Toothbrush People’ shows impact of international travel

The former CEO of Penn State York, Don Gogniat, compiled memories of Semester at Sea students into a book.

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‘Pennsylvania Wine’ chronicles state’s history

Journalists Hudson Cattell and Linda Jones McKee release “Pennsylvania Wine: A History.”

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Dallastown grad Nat Missildine pens travel memoir

By SARAH CHAIN Daily Record/Sunday News Utz potato chips. When Nathaniel Missildine thinks about the York County foods he misses the most, Utz potato chips top the list. “Brickers French fries,” he continued. “Rutter’s iced tea. A lot of food … Continue reading

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Wrong turns to a great European trip

By TERESA COOK York Daily Record / Sunday News Doug Mack thought the book would make a good joke. “Europe on $5 a Day” — how ridiculous. He picked it up at the book sale for a coffee table conversation … Continue reading

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