Category Archives: Around town

Ask Joan: Lots of follow-ups edition

The June 26, 2014, edition of Ask Joan follows up on questions about Boeckel’s Landing along the Susquehanna River and recipes for hot bacon dressing and Jay’s lemon sponge pie.

Posted in Ask Joan, Central/Eastern, Things we eat | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Mail call: Yet more downtown York memories

Readers of Only in York County share their memories of stores and businesses in downtown York, PA, in the 1960s and beyond.

Posted in Local memories, York City/Suburban | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Some more memories of downtown York, PA

Readers share their memories of stores on both sides of George Street in York, PA, as well as the neighborhood at Beaver and Philadelphia streets.

Posted in Local memories, York City/Suburban | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Remembering the old hotels of York

Readers of Only in York County share their memories of the Union Hotel, the King George Hotel and some local bars, including Degan’s.

Posted in Local memories, York City/Suburban | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

More memories of York County service stations

Readers of Only in York County share their memories of service stations in the area.

Posted in Central/Eastern, Dover/West York, Local memories | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Even more memories of Peoples Drug

Readers of Only in York County share their memories and photos of the former Peoples Drug Store in downtown York.

Posted in Local memories, York City/Suburban | Tagged , | 4 Comments

More memories of downtown York cafeterias

Readers of Only in York County share memories of downtown York cafeterias such as Les’s and the YMCA’s cafeteria.

Posted in Local memories, York City/Suburban | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Seeking memories of Spurg’s Restaurant

In honor of Syd Grim’s 80th birthday in February 2014, readers are invited to send her their memories of the former Spurg’s Restaurant in Spry.

Posted in Dallastown/Red Lion, It used to be..., Local memories | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

More memories of the Loucks Road area in the years before the West Manchester Mall

Readers of Only in York County share their memories of the Loucks Road area in West Manchester Township that is now home to the York Newspaper Company and the West Manchester Mall, from before those things existed.

Posted in Dover/West York, Local memories | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Even more memories of the West Manchester Mall

Only in York County readers share their memories of previous stores in the West Manchester Mall.

Posted in Dover/West York | Tagged , | Leave a comment