Monthly Archives: March 2012

Don’t miss: Memories of Roller Rink and Playland to beer trail to historical photos of York County

1. Meet sports editor Chris Otto, who leads an award-winning department at the York Daily News. Chris, from Lycoming County, is a graduate of Penn State. He has worked at YDR for 11 years and lives in  West Manchester Township. He … Continue reading

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Angry Birds among top 5 paid app downloads

Some of these I’ve never heard of. How about you? ANDROID 1. Draw Something by OMGPOP 2. Angry Birds Space Premium 3. Cut the Rope 4. Beautiful Widgets 5. Where’s My Water? APPLE 1. Angry Birds Space 2. Draw Something … Continue reading

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Tweets on toilet paper: Crappy idea or not?

When I read about Shitter, I cracked up. Here’s a post on Mashable. The quick version is that this company prints toilet paper containing your tweets. I logged in to check it out. Each 4-pack is $35 plus shipping and … Continue reading

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Follow me on social networking sites: Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Linkedin, Pinterest, Google plus

I’ve made it super easy for you to follow me on several social networking sites. I’ve added the icons to the right of this page. Just click on a icon and it will take you to me. I’ve added icons … Continue reading

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Pinterest now recommending friends

When a logged onto my Pinterest account this morning, I got a surprise. Pinterest is now recommending friends to follow, based on who you follow on Twitter, in the upper left portion of the screen on your main page. It … Continue reading

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Great post on what social media editors do from Steve Buttry

Steve Buttry, director of community engagement and social media for Digital First Media, talks about engagement editors (or social media editor or some related title)  in today’s post on The Buttry Diary. Check out what they had to say, including me.  

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York Catholic girls chillin’ before basketball game top YDR video

1. Irish chill out before big game  2. York Catholic revs up for states 3. Steelers play local teachers… in basketball?  4. Forjan’s unlucky number  5.  York Catholic postgame 

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YDR in South America

Sisters take the York Daily Record to Chile. To see other places folks have taken the YDR, visit our interactive map or our Pinterest page. And send your photos here.  Photo posted by: Carolyn Mosser Ryan Mosser, York Suburban graduate, living … Continue reading

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Google doodle honors Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Google doodle honors German architect  Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s on 126th birthday. He was born on March 27, 1886 in Aachen, Germany, and came to the United States 1937. His works include the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, the Martin … Continue reading

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My new spring look for Buffy’s World

Here’s my new spring look from graphic artist Samantha Dellinger. Here’s a Q&A with Sam on the YDR Insider blog. Also, check out her awesome blog. To see Buffy’s World campaign ads, go here.

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