Monthly Archives: June 2011

My bologna has a first name… but I’m not sure how to pronounce it

I warned you yesterday that we’d be coming back to the topic of bologna in today’s post! But, as promised, we’re taking a different look. We’re going to talk about how you pronounce the word, not the food itself. So … Continue reading

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Butcher bologna: A fun local food

Today’s “things we eat” post comes from longtime reader John Loeper, who writes: “Just a comment about things unique to York County. This has to do with a food item called ‘Butcher Bologna.’ I have eaten this bologna since my … Continue reading

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More memories of former A&P groceries, plus a location correction

In April, I’d shared a letter from reader Linda Arnold about a grocery-store chain that used to be in York County – A&P. Commenter Butch, among others, though, points out that the location of the A&P was a bit different … Continue reading

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Ask Joan: Meet Floyd and lots of mulch edition

Our home has had some changes this weekend. I spent most of Saturday laying down mulch from a truckload I’d had delivered from Whitecomb’s, and doing some other garden tasks. Perhaps of bigger importance, though, is the addition of a … Continue reading

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Reader photo: And now for something completely different… Larry the llama

Another reader photo of an “Only in York County” sight: What: Larry the llama Submitted by: Tammy King of Dover Township Something interesting: Tammy writes, “Larry is a Llama that lives behind our house, he loves carrots! He has a … Continue reading

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