Monthly Archives: June 2015

A central Pennsylvania way to store your recipes

Longtime reader and source of neat York County information Jo Ott shared something with me several years ago that I just found in my files today and wanted to publish. It’s about the cabinets above, which were seen and photographed … Continue reading

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Do you remember the Red Lion bean strike?

An Only in York County reader shares memories of a 1962 “strike” at Red Lion High School, where students refused to eat any more surplus navy beans.

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Ask Joan: Fun follow-ups edition

The June 16, 2015 edition of Ask Joan follows up on a Grantley Road restaurant and a manhole cover that reads “York T&T.”

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Ask Joan: GRE edition

Only in York County readers wonder about Grade A chocolates, a restaurant on Grantley Road and a bust of President Lincoln made of Hydro-Stone that might have been in a former bank in York County, PA.

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Remembering Ahrens and other York County butcher shops of the past

Readers of Only in York County share their memories of the former Ahrens Butcher Shop in York, as well as other former York, Pennsylvania, butchers.

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