Monthly Archives: April 2008

You say to-MAY-to, I say to-MAH-to…

So here’s something that’s been bothering me for a while. And this morning, I found out that a few other people don’t know this either: How do you pronounce “Monaghan,” the township in northern York County? Is it MON-uh-han? Is … Continue reading

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Mmm, Mack’s!

It’s spring, ladies and gentlemen, and that means it’s time for York Countians to start making their weekly or more-than-weekly pilgrimages to their favorite local ice-cream parlors, right? One of my favorite’s, Mack’s on Route 74 in Dover Township, is … Continue reading

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Restaurant rearranging

So, a story today says that the Starlite Diner was sold. And, its soon-to-be-former owner, Hristos “Chris” Kopanis, is the person who’s going to open up the Eagles Nest (again) on Mount Rose Avenue. Steve C. Efstathiou, the Starlite’s soon-to-be … Continue reading

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