Category Archives: History

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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FlipSide guide 4/3/14: First Friday; Ale Trail passport event; Jewish Food Festival

Find out what’s up this weekend. And check out more events in our newsletter and on our regional pages. First Friday: Get ready to show school pride in downtown York. Use the hashtag #FFYork for social media. Music: – CapLive … Continue reading

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Wayne White attends York College gallery opening, makes progress on Marketview Arts project

Artist Wayne White saw his York College art exhibit for the first time during a reception Thursday. Dozens of students and community members attended. Gallery director Matthew Clay-Robinson, who hung the show, was eager to get feedback from the artist. … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 3/13/14: York St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Chalk It Up!, The Oak Ridge Boys

Find out what’s up this weekend. Find more events in our newsletter. St. Patrick’s Day: The parade, after party and block party are planned in downtown York. FlipSide editor Ashley May will be a parade judge. And that is just … Continue reading

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FlipSide guide 3/6/14: ‘Rock of Ages,’ Jefferson Starship, Cinderella Ball

Find out what’s up this weekend. Find more events in our newsletter. First Friday: Find out what’s happening during Girls’ Night Out in York. And the First Friday music series continues with live rock and blues 5 to 8 p.m. … Continue reading

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Remember: Your first place

Do you remember the first place you rented or owned? Was it a starter home or your dream house? Was it a cramped apartment or spacious colonial? Was it a townhouse, tract house or trailer? Share your memories for our … Continue reading

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National Watch and Clock Museum hosts Speakeasy Bash March 8

The National Watch and Clock Museum, 514 Poplar Street, Columbia, hosts a Time Traveler Dance: Speakeasy Bash 7 To 10 p.m. March 8. On the day before Daylight Saving Time spring us forward, travel back to the roaring ’20s. Guests … Continue reading

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York Habitat for Humanity to host ‘Downton Abbey’ event

Update: This event has sold out. The British are coming. We already covered The Beatles’ Atlantic crossing. This time, we are talking about the popular PBS period series “Downton Abbey.” York Habitat for Humanity has created an event to mark … Continue reading

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