Monthly Archives: November 2012

30 things I love about living in York County

In honor of her 30th birthday, Only in York County author Joan Concilio shares 30 things she loves about being a Yorker.

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Ask Joan: Elmwood the Grilled Flamingo edition

The Nov. 27, 2012, edition of Ask Joan follows up on a restaurant near York Little Theatre that was formerly known as both The Flamingo and The Elmwood Grill.

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The Lamentable Death of Polly Yost, Who Died in York County, Pa. (or maybe not)

Joan Concilio found an undated older tract titled “The Lamentable Death of Polly Yost, Who Died in York County, Pa.” at a 2012 estate sale. But was Polly really a Yorker?

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Gift suggestions from Fluhrer the Jeweler: Wouldn’t you like some Vaseline jars?

Joan Concilio shows a handout card from Fluhrer the Jeweler, formerly of 17-19 West Market Street in York, PA, with gift suggestions for men and women.

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Ask Joan: Thankfulness edition

The Nov. 20, 2012, edition of Ask Joan seeks information on the former Deppen’s Pretzel Factor in York, PA, discusses the Grand View Point Hotel in Bedford County, and seeks memories of Mr. Pershing’s ballet-dance lessons in York.

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