Category Archives: Ask Joan

Ask Joan: Lingering questions edition

Today’s edition of Ask Joan features a variety of lingering questions from my email inbox, ranging from Pennsylvania dutch story-telling to rodeos! What’s inside 1. Looking for Aunt Min’s stories 2. What became of Academy of Arts? 3. Details on … Continue reading

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17 Ask Joan questions + 50 replies in a day = Busy Joan

Only in York County readers responded – en masse – to questions about Keyboard Studios, the York/Holiday Theater, the 615 Club and Franklin School.

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Kicking off 2017 with some Ask Joan questions

Back in September, I shared a list of questions asked by readers who were seeking memories from other readers on a variety of topics. As we kick off 2017, I’d like to start by sharing a big handful of 17 … Continue reading

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Some truly random follow-ups to previous reader questions

Only in York County readers share information on the former Dillsburg High School, a time Babe Ruth played baseball in York County, Higgins boats and more.

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Ask Joan: Reader questions from the Dover area

Only in York County readers share their questions about the Dover area, specifically a small cemetery near Dover Elementary School and a 1957 bazooka explosion that killed four.

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