Category Archives: Ask Joan

Following up on an East Market Street grocery store

Just a few weeks ago, I shared a question from reader Karen about the name of a grocery store on East Market Street, in the strip mall that also had a Grant’s store and later held Danskin. I have received … Continue reading

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Ask Joan: Hickey’s drive-in and some name questions

Ask Joan readers share information about the former Hickey’s drive-in and seek details on Jacks clothing store and H.H. Haugh, a furniture store.

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Ask Joan: Following up on Mount Zion School and more

Only in York County readers talk about the former Mount Zion School, Green Hedge Service Station and mom-and-pop grocery stores.

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Ask Joan: Following up on Dick’s Dam and more

Only in York County readers talk about Dick’s Dam in Adams County, PA; a trucking company and grocery store in Springettsbury Township, PA; and an area called “Devil Hole.”

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Ask Joan: Notepaper edition

Only in York County readers remember Beck’s Dairy and Fishel’s Bakery in West York, PA, and the L&H 5 and 10 stores in Dallastown, PA and elsewhere.

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