Monthly Archives: June 2013

Here’s a quick poll for summer: Are they fireflies or lightning bugs?

Joan Concilio wants to know if you call the prolific summer insect a firefly or a lightning bug. Is this a Yorkism?

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Memories of The Swamp and other swimming holes

Reader Betsy Baird shared an older newspaper clip of locals swimming in The Swamp, a swimming hole on Barshinger Creek south of Dallastown.

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More memories of York County’s farmers’ markets

Only in York County readers share even more memories of York County’s past and present farmers’ markets.

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More memories of York County movie theaters

Movie theaters are the subject Only in York County readers are remembering today.

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Ask Joan: Long to-do list edition

The June 11, 2013, edition of Ask Joan seeks information on a photo taken in front of a former Bury’s Burgers, a business called Sutcliffe on Richland Avenue, and a former York furrier.

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