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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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Share your Pharrell Williams “Happy” videos

On Sunday night, a video montage played by Oprah Winfrey brought Pharrell Williams to tears. The montage showed people from around the world dancing and singing to Pharrell’s hit song “Happy.” Do you have a “Happy” video? Share it with … Continue reading

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New releases: Aimee Mann and Ted Leo team up for album, ‘Philomena,’ ’2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil’

Each week, we’ll post our picks for new albums, DVDs, books and video games. Leave a comment to share your picks. HEAR: Music duo rocks debut Aimee Mann and Ted Leo recently merged their music chops to create the duo … Continue reading

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Local artist shares notes from watercolor workshop

Craig M. Andrews, a Lebanon-based artist, emailed me earlier this spring to let me know that he planned to attend watercolorist Tom Lynch’s workshop in the Allentown area March 31 to April 2. Last, week Andrews checked back in to … Continue reading

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Local Lens at CityArt: York photo exhibit to benefit Olivia’s House

Have a barren wall in need of art? Looking for a place to go for First Friday? Interested in giving money to a good cause? Head to CityArt, 118 West Philadelphia St. in York, from 5 to 9 p.m. June … 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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