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Stewartstown Historical Society to present ‘Letters from Home’

“Letters from Home,” by Springettsbury Township author Ronald L. Hershner, will be presented by the Stewartstown Historical Society at 7:30 April 2 at Stewartstown United Methodist Church, 26 S. Main St., Stewartstown. The book offers rare personal insight into the … Continue reading

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Join York County Heritage Trust for Lunch With the Librarians in February

The York County Heritage Trust will host its February Lunch With the Librarians at 1 p.m. Feb. 7, 2014, in York, Pa.

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Jim McClure, Scott Mingus Sr. to sign books at YWCA of Hanover

Jim McClure and Scott Mingus Sr. will sign copies of “Echoing Still: More Civil War Voices from York County, Pa.” and other titles Jan 2, 2014, at YWCA of Hanover.

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New Civil War titles focus on Carlisle, immigrant soldiers

York historian Scott Mingus Sr. reviews two recent Civil War books by authors Cooper WIngert and Les Rolston.

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Scott Mingus Sr. to speak on Confederate general at York County Civil War Roundtable

Manchester Township author and historian Scott Mingus Sr. will speak on Confederate Gen. William “Extra Billy” Smith at the October York County Civil War Roundtable Oct. 16, 2013.

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Booklet covers 100 years of history of The Glen Theatre, Glen Rock Auditorium

Glen Rock historian John Hufnagel compiled a booklet on “Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of The Glen Rock Auditorium,” to be presented during a plaque dedication Sept. 29, 2013.

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Why York County doesn’t have a Carnegie library

June Lloyd writes about why York County, Pa., is not home to Carnegie-funded library in a Sept. 20, 2013, post on Universal York.

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Recently released: ‘Wilson’ by A. Scott Berg

Entertainment editor Patrick Abdalla previews “Wilson” by A. Scott Berg in this Sept. 19, 2013, post.

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Jim McClure, Scott Mingus to sign copies of Civil War books at York Fair

Scott Mingus Sr. and James McClure will sign copies of Civil War books including “Echoing Still: More Civil War Voices from York County, PA” at the York Fair Sept. 6, 2013.

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Spring Garden Twp. author Joseph Cress releases ‘Hidden History of Cumberland County’

Spring Garden Township author Joseph David Cress released “Hidden History of Cumberland County” through the History Press this month.

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