Monthly Archives: September 2009

Poll: Stuffing vs. filling

The image above is from the nice folks at McCormick, who share a recipe for what they call Classic Herb Stuffing. But this is York County. Do we trust what the people at the spice company call something? Heck, no! … Continue reading

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Getting creative around York County

I love art. I get that from my mom, who is good at almost any art that comes her way. I, on the other hand, am normally not good at it, but I do it anyway! So when our pastor’s … Continue reading

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Free yard sale was a success!

The highlight of my Saturday was a trip to the Totally Free Yard Sale held on the grounds of the Mount Royal Auction in Dover Township. If you hadn’t already heard about the event, the name really was self-expanatory – … Continue reading

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Night at the fair

Hubby took me for a “fair date” tonight. Best date ever!! He won me a Kit-Kat and Starburst playing the candy spinner game, and then… I introduced him to the infamous Boxall’s I Got It… and I won! I chose … Continue reading

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Sad news for corn-lovers

In this photo from July 2005, Swamp Fox farm owner Steve Klesse throws a few ears of sweet corn into a bin while picking some of his early season corn. Many of you, like my faithful reader and tipster Jo, … Continue reading

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Your help requested!

This one comes from loyal reader Jo, a devoted member of the Greater Dover Historical Society. What is this item? It was found in a barn in the Dover area and donated to the society. It’s fairly small, but very … Continue reading

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Dance Dance Revolution

You might have seen this already, but if you haven’t… you should. It’s the full, produced version of the video from the “flash mob dance” in downtown York a few weeks ago. (I especially like this version because I could … Continue reading

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