Monthly Archives: December 2015

More memories of Valley View Park

Only in York County readers share their memories of the former Valley View Park, a country music venue in Hellam Township, York County, PA, in the 1940s.

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Memories of trains, plus a Christmas surprise

Only in York County readers share their memories of passenger train service in York, PA, and of the buttons given out to children who visited Santa Claus at The Bon-Ton and Bear’s department stores in York.

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Some more memories from the Weigelstown area

Readers of Only in York County share more memories of the area around Davidsburg and Carlisle roads, the Weigelstown area of Dover Township, PA.

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Following up on a York County sled

Local historians weigh in with information about a sled made by American Toy and Novelty Works of York, PA, which later became American Acme Company with headquarters in the Emigsville area of Manchester Township.

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Miscellaneous post-holiday thoughts on York County foods

Readers share their thoughts on York County, PA foods like Butcher Bologna, as well as local restaurants of the past.

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