Monthly Archives: November 2008

In case you hadn’t heard…

A true “Only in York County” legend passed away last week. Larry S. Geier Sr., who was best known for riding in parades and around town with his basset hounds on his motorcycle, died Sunday the 23rd. He was 64. … Continue reading

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Win concert tickets!

So, you might remember that I’m going crazy over the fact that Hubby and I are seeing David Byrne at the Strand on Dec. 4. Well, guess what? The newspaper company is giving away two pairs of tickets – and … Continue reading

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The why of Frostee Fries

I mentioned yesterday that reader Mark gave a good explanation behind why people like to dip their french fries in a Wendy’s Frostee. His thoughts? “Sweet AND Salty! Such as Scrapple and Syrup, I have noticed that Yorkers like their … Continue reading

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Reader responses: French-fry condiments

You might remember a couple of weeks back, I asked what your favorite condiment was for french fries. I got lots of answers. Of course, there’s ketchup. That’s my choice for fry condiment. But I’m open-minded, so I accepted other … Continue reading

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The great weekend excursion

It’s Saturday in York County. (And heavens, we’ve had “bad weather.” We need bread, toilet paper and milk, ain’t so?) So where do you go? Well, if you’re MY family, it’s definitely here: In our case, we headed out to … Continue reading

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