Monthly Archives: June 2017

Ask Joan: Follow-ups and mailed questions edition

Readers Ask Joan – and answer previous reader questions – about York’s former Franklin School, Zech’s Bakery in Yoe, the “Dinky” train between York and Lancaster, a tradition of leaving a shiny coin in a returned dish, and a previously published apple pan dowdy recipe.

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More memories of Bierman’s

Readers of Only in York County share memories of the former Bierman’s Restaurant in York, which later became the Tremont before burning down in 1977.

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Ask Joan: Summer reading and hiking edition

Only in York County readers provide details on where to get Ahrens butcher bologna, look for information on the Chop-Chop or Cho-Cho Bar (an ice cream treat), and share and seek photos of the former Mount Rose School.

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Memories of West York continue

A reader of Only in York County shares his memories of West York borough, including gas stations, car lots, grocery stores and more.

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