Category Archives: Central/Eastern

Readers recall cemetery, Willis House and more

Only in York County readers share their memories of the Dover area, the Willis House in Manchester Township and more.

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More memories of Playland, Mount Rose area and more

Only in York County readers share their memories of the former Playland motel, swimming pool and roller rink, as well as the Mount Rose area.

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Memories from Avalong’s and Rutter’s restaurants

Two Ask Joan readers shared letters about former restaurants at the same Springettsbury Township, PA, location – Avalong’s and Rutter’s.

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Musical memories from York County, PA: A fall miniseries, Part 3

Only in York County readers recall Valley View Park, the Prairie Pals, Happy Johnny and his Gang and many other York County, PA, musical memories.

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Memories of Valley View Park and the Finchers continue

Readers share memories of “Shorty” and “Sallie” Fincher and “Slim” and “Ginger” Novin, all part of musical acts at Valley View Park in Hellam Township in the 1940s and 1950s, including their given names and some history of the park.

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