Monthly Archives: October 2012

Cannon fire at Fort Indiantown Gap attributed to rumbles

Last week, I wrote about rumbles that some northern York County residents heard on Oct. 13, and they were wondering what they were. One woman, who lives near the border where Berks, Chester and Lancaster counties meet, responded that she … Continue reading

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York County Commissioners to serve brews for Children’s Advocacy Center

If you’re free Wednesday evening, stop by Mudhook Brewing Co. at 34 N. Cherry Lane in York for a frothy brew served by one of York County’s Commissioners. Fifteen percent of the money brought in between 5 and 7 p.m. Wednesday … Continue reading

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Emergency responders take advantage of social media tools

If you haven’t already heard, social media tools such as Twitter and Facebook have become a big deal for journalists. But a lot of questions came up recently about how we could use these tools with emergency responders. Jason Plotkin, … Continue reading

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What were those rumbles Saturday in northern York County?

A couple of residents in northern York County reported rumblings in the area Saturday and wondered what it was. “Do you know anything about the rumblings around the Newberrytown/Etters area?” Steven Greenplate posted on the York Daily Record’s Facebook page. … Continue reading

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Electronic recycling event planned in Shrewsbury Township

Have some old typewriters, radios and computers you want to get rid of ? An electronic recycling event is being planned for 8 a.m. to noon Nov. 10 at the Shrewsbury Township Administrative Building, 11505 Susquehanna Trail South, according to … Continue reading

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Seitzville Road bridge repairs coming soon

View Larger Map Some residents who live near the Seitzville Road bridge have been calling to ask when it will be repaired, said Steve Malesker of C.S. Davidson Inc. The answer is soon. The span on the border of Codorus … Continue reading

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West Manheim Township Police prepare for Child I.D. Program

If you live in the Hanover area and want to meet officers from West Manheim Township Police, head out to Octoberfest, hosted by West Manheim P.T.O. The event is 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the West Manheim Elementary School, … Continue reading

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York bars post “no colors” signs for annual Bike Night

At least two bars posted “no colors” signs on their doors for the annual Bike Night in York last week. Scott Eden, owner of Holy Hound Taproom, said that a couple weeks before the yearly event was to kick off … Continue reading

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Routes 214, 116 bridges remain on a “tight schedule” to meet deadlines

A reader asked recently if several area bridge projects are still on schedule, given the 3.61 inches of rain that fell Sept. 18, swelling a number of streams. Both the Route 214 bridge in Seven Valleys and Route 116 span … Continue reading

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