Category Archives: Around town

Memories of Vacation Bible School and York’s airmail service

Only in York County readers share a VBS photo from the 1940s, talk about a May Day song and game, and seek information on airmail delivery in York in the 1940s.

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Readers recall West York area and locate bologna

Only in York County readers locate a place to buy Ahrens Butcher Bologna, answer questions about a 1945 New Year’s photo and recall life in the 1950s in the area of Hokes Mill Road in West York.

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More readers recall downtown York’s past

Only in York County readers remember a variety of downtown York, PA, stores and restaurants of the past.

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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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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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