Category Archives: Around town

Memories of Ziegler’s Drug Store

Reader Paul Thomas shared his memories of the former Ziegler’s Drug Store in York, PA, where he worked beginning in 1951.

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Living at the YWCA in York

A reader recalls living at the YWCA in York, PA, when moving to York County as an immigrant.

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A log house in York and fastnacht follow-ups

An Only in York County reader asks about a small log house tucked amid larger buildings in the City of York, and readers share their fastnacht memories and stories.

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Ask Joan: A photo question about York T&T

Reader Bob Finke shared an image of a metal York T&T plate – no, not dynamite; instead, it stood for York Telephone and Telegraph, a former phone provider in York, PA.

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Pictures and postcards from Dover, PA

Reader Maravene (Codd) Covert shared photos of the square in Dover, PA, through the years.

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More Washington House photos

Reader Betty J. Massa shares photos of the former Washington House in Wrightsville.

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A photo from York Hoover Body and Casket

A reader shared a photo of employees of York Hoover Body and York Hoover Casket taken in 1941.

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The Washington House in Wrightsville: Not just a restaurant, also a Greyhound bus stop

An Only in York County reader recalls when The Washington House in Wrightsville was a Greyhound bus stop.

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Memories of York County’s Tom Thumb weddings

York County readers share their stories of Tom Thumb weddings among children in the 1930s and 1940s.

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Another sampling of York County memories: W.T. Grant, 1500 Club and more

Only in York County readers share memories of the 1500 Club and The Washington House, as well as a photo from the former Mount Zion School.

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