Monthly Archives: January 2010

Reader photo: Women’s Club of York

Another reader photo of an “Only in York County” sight: What: The Women’s Club of York, which was once a private home. By: Dianne Bowders of York Township Something unusual: The interior of the club showcases beautiful Victorian architecture. Share … Continue reading

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Names of York: Charles B. Wallace

More in the ongoing series on the Names of York. Place: Charles B. Wallace Elementary School, High Street, West Manchester Township (West York Area School District) Who was it named after? Charles B. Wallace, a former supervising principal. Fun fact: … Continue reading

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Can you help this reader?

It’s “Vote for Your Favorite D of York County” week, and in honor, I pulled this question to see if anyone reading can help. New commenter Marianne, in answer to my original Delco Plaza post, writes: “Can anyone remember the … Continue reading

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Gettysburg: Home of a big battle and a silent Y?

This installment of Yorkisms actually breaks the rules a little bit – we’re traveling a little bit west of the York County border! Friend, former coworker and blog reader Beth, though, pointed out this to me, in response to my … Continue reading

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You know what I haven’t had in a while?

I was thinking. You know what I haven’t had in a while? A good hot dog. In fact, I haven’t had any hot dogs lately, because I’m back on the eating-healthy-and-exercising wagon for the new year. But I was going … Continue reading

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