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What’s behind graduation gown colors, anyway?

Districts around York County have different traditions when it comes to what colors students will wear at graduation.

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Community members organize session on Keystone exams

Community members have organized “The Keystone Exams: What every parent needs to know,” a session to be held at 5 p.m. Sunday.

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Hanover groups plan fundraising theater workshop for kids

The Hanover Public School District’s drama department and the Parents Association Supporting Theatre Arts (PASTA) will hold a Theatre for Kids program Nov. 10 in the Hanover High School auditorium.

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Thackston Charter School holds event for kids to learn about youth programs

Helen Thackston Charter School will host an event for York children to learn about youth programs from 6 to 7 p.m. Oct. 25.

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Back-to-school sales already? OfficeMax event offers deals for teachers

I can’t believe I’m already getting “back to school” emails. It’s only mid-July! I haven’t even gone to the beach yet! But ready or not, it looks like it’s time to start thinking about the next school year starting. Today … Continue reading

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Science fun with Curious George at the Whitaker Center on Saturday

Looking for something to do with the kids on Saturday? The Whitaker Center and WITF will host “Ready, Set, Explore” from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. April 21  The event, sponsored by PNC Bank, includes interactive science activities for kids … Continue reading

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Students advance to state level in Computer Fair

The Lincoln Intermediate Unit 12 recently hosted the middle and high school regional computer fair. Students competed in a number of computer-related categories, and the first place winners will move on to the state competition. I recently noticed that the … Continue reading

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Spring Grove surplus goods up for auction

Need some desks or office chairs? Kitchen equipment? Pretzel machine, or a card catalog perhaps? You can find all of those things and more on Saturday, when Spring Grove Area School District will hold an auction. The district will auction … Continue reading

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York Catholic student to compete at state National Geographic Bee

A York Catholic student will be competing in the 2012 Pennsylvania National Geographic Bee, according to a news release. Paul Weisser, a seventh grader, won the school’s geography bee and placed second at the Diocese of Harrisburg bee, the release … Continue reading

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Library system to present financial literacy programs

The York County Library System received a nearly $100,000 grant to continue delivering its Right on the Money program series for children age five to seven and their parents. Right on the Money uses storybooks to teach kids the basics … Continue reading

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