Category Archives: History

FlipSide guide 9/11/14: Hunter Hayes at York Fair, Star-Spangled Spectacular, Colonial Day

Find out what’s up this weekend. And check out more events in our newsletter and on our regional pages. York Fair: – Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham will perform 7:30 p.m. Friday at the York Fair. Country star Hunter Hayes will hit … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 8/21/14: Yorkfest, Gettysburg Brew Fest, Sweet Corn Festival

Find out what’s up this weekend. And check out more events in our newsletter and on our regional pages. Fairs and festivals: – The Maryland State Fair kicks off 10 a.m. Friday at the Timonium Fairgrounds, 2200 York Road, Timonium, … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 8/15/14: Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival, South Mountain Fair, Olde Tyme Days

Find out what’s up this weekend. And check out more events in our newsletter and on our regional pages. Festivals and fairs: – Don’t miss the South Mountain Fair, located 10 miles northwest of Gettysburg on Route 234 in Arendtsville. … Continue reading

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New releases: ‘Rockabilly Riot!’ by Brian Setzer, ‘The Blacklist,’ ‘In the Kingdom of Ice’

Each week, we’ll post our picks for new albums, DVDs, books and video games. Leave a comment to share your picks. HEAR: Setzer at his rockabilly best Brian Setzer is the king of making old sounds new again. The Grammy … Continue reading

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New releases: ‘Hypnotic Eye’ by Tom Petty, ‘The Other Woman,’ Remastered version of ‘The Last of Us’

Each week, we’ll post our picks for new albums, DVDs, books and video games. Leave a comment to share your picks. HEAR: Petty album worth the wait “Hypnotic Eye” is lucky 13 for Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers. It’s also … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 7/24/14: Old Crow Medicine Show, Hanover Dutch Festival, Theatre Under the Trees

Find out what’s up this weekend. And check out more events in our newsletter and on our regional pages. Festivals: – Explore 300 vendor tents, see a classic car show and snack on a bratwurst or apple strudel during the … Continue reading

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Hunt for photos around York during Second Saturday on the Square

Join us on 7/14 for Second Saturday on the Square! #SSPSH http://t.co/qUgRJwO8Vu — Matt and Jess (@DEPhotogYork) July 9, 2014 Matt Ensminger of Digital Ephemera Photography has seen York’s hidden gems. And he wants to help others find them. So, … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 7/3/14: Fourth of July fireworks, First Friday in York, Battle of Gettysburg re-enactment

Find out what’s up this weekend. And check out more events in our newsletter and on our regional pages. Holiday fun and special events: – Fourth of July event and fireworks roundup – Read an interview with Katie Armiger, who … Continue reading

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Two stories connected to old York bike shop

Sometimes, things have to happen for a reason. Last month, I met two people within three days who shared a common connection to a staple from York’s past. On June 17, I met Ray Elfner. The 95-year-old recently uncovered the … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 6/25/14: Artisan Beer Affair, Kingsfoil concert, Reptile Week

Find out what’s up this weekend. And check out more events in our newsletter and on our regional pages. Festivals and special events: – The Cultural Alliance of York County and York College partnered to start the Impact Arts & … Continue reading

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