Category Archives: York

New artist exchange effort brings French artist to York

Rebecca Cook called me on Tuesday. She alerted me that an artist from France was visitng the area and staying in her home. It was a surprise — a good one, of course — but not out of the blue. … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 5/24/14: #Trendfest, Encore high school musical awards, Art in Residence

Find out what’s up this weekend. And check out more events in our newsletter and on our regional pages. Music – Head to the WXPN Funky Friday Dance Party 4 to 8 p.m. at Tellus 360, 24 E. King St., … Continue reading

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Go Green in the City attracts crowd for street festival in York

Jen Swanner, who is in business development with White Rose Credit Union, joked with me that my Saturday assignment was tough. The sun was shining, flowers were blooming and people were excited to be outside during the sixth annual Go … Continue reading

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Spring Forward Fashion Meets Art recap with videos and social media

Friday night was an inspiring night in York. Leaders of The Parliament and the Royal Square neighborhood realized one of their dreams — to fill the Bond Building on South Queen Street with artistic energy. Several dozen people attend the … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 4/17/14: Spring Forward fashion event, Launch Music Conference and Festival, Revs Fan Fest

Find out what’s up this weekend. And check out more events in our newsletter and on our regional pages. Tonight: – Grammy award-winning Carolina Chocolate Drops will take the stage 8 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St. … Continue reading

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York native Ryan Brown shares his passion for screenwriting

Ryan Brown reached out to me a few weeks ago. I met up with him last week, and we talked about his screenwriting career. Brown was born and raised in York. He enjoyed movies and TV shows targeted to various … Continue reading

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Foodstruck York: Checking in with downtown businesses, photos and social media

Talk about massive eats. More than 8,500 people attended Foodstruck York Friday night. There were food fanatics, casual eaters and event a few caped crusaders. It rained — again — but not as hard or for the whole event. It … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 4/10/14: Foodstruck, Springtime in the Park, Ink and Drink Fest

Find out what’s up this weekend. And check out more events in our newsletter and on our regional pages. Foodstruck is taking over North Pershing Avenue in York 5 to 9 p.m. Friday. FlipSide will be there in The NewsVroom. … Continue reading

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Local art professionals react to Wayne White’s ‘FOE’ installation in York

Wayne White unveiled “FOE” in York April 4. I am collecting reactions from local artists and art professionals through April 27. Those interested can email me at emccracken@ydr.com with a short reflection on the art and the artist. Include your … Continue reading

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Wayne White art opening: Crowd reactions, photos and social media

A steady stream of visitors flowed into Marketview Arts during First Friday in York to see Wayne White’s large installation title “FOE.” (Marketview Arts used to be the Fraternal Order of Eagles building.) About 60 people helped the artist and … Continue reading

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