Category Archives: Northeastern

Ask Joan: Summer fun destinations edition

The July 31, 2014, edition of Ask Joan seeks memories about the former Springwood Park and Pool outside Yoe and about the former Meadowbrook Swim Club in northeastern York County.

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Rounding up memories from Codorus Township, Spring Grove, West York and beyond

Readers share memories of life in Codorus Township, Spring Grove (including working at P.H. Glatfelter) and West York.

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Mail call: Memories of Sievers & Devers, and Reineberg’s, from Joyce M. Rode

Reader Joyce Rode shared photos and memories of Sievers & Devers jewelry store and Reineberg’s shoe store, both formerly of South George Street in York.

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Fun postcard find: Old photo of summer cottages near Manchester

Joan Concilio shares a find from the York Post Card Club’s 2012 show and sale – an image of summer cottages near Manchester, captioned Conenago Park. Is that a misprint of Conewago – or something else?

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Ask Joan: Postal mail edition

In general, I ask everyone submitting Ask Joan questions to submit them via our web form. It’s mostly done to make sure everyone’s question gets filed and answered; also, it helps me more promptly respond to timely questions. But I … Continue reading

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Reader photo: An autumn view of Manchester

Another reader photo of an “Only in York County” sight: What: Harding Street in Manchester Submitted by: Melanie Pancho, now of Virginia Beach, Va. Something interesting: Melanie is a frequent commenter whose love of York shows even from a few … Continue reading

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Reader photo: Behind the Manchester baseball field

Another reader photo of an “Only in York County” sight: What: A view behind the grandstand at the baseball field in Manchester Submitted by: Melanie Pancho, now of Virginia Beach, Va. Something interesting: Melanie writes, “The fields and farmland back … Continue reading

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Reader photo: Lazy B Ranch Airport

Another reader photo of an “Only in York County” sight: What: The Lazy B Ranch Airport in Conewago Township Submitted by: Irvin Baughman of Conewago Township Something interesting: Irvin writes, “The largest little airport in Pennsylvania: The Lazy B Ranch … Continue reading

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Celebrating 100 years of Mount Wolf history

We recently heard from Charles Stambaugh of Mount Wolf about the borough’s successful Centennial Celebration over the summer. That’s pretty amazing – 100 years of a community? Check out our short story on the success of the celebration here, and … Continue reading

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Reader photo: Pumpkins aplenty

Another reader photo of an “Only in York County” sight: What: Pumpkins for sale near Manchester By: Julie Briceland of Washington Township Something unusual: I was looking and looking to find a nice autumnal photo, since today is Halloween and … Continue reading

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