Category Archives: Ask Joan

Ask Joan: Following up to close out the year

Only in York County readers share memories on Ahrens butcher bologna, Bury’s hamburgers and the former Reimold Appliance and Hardware Store, which also sold Glidden Paints.

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Readers recall Tanger’s, whistle and Greek Christmas cookies

Only in York County readers share their memories of Tanger’s Toyland in Hanover, the Christmas steam whistle concerts and the Roupas family in York, PA.

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Ask Joan: Looking back on Mr. Lookingbill’s life, and more

This week’s Ask Joan column shares more on Philip Lookingbill of the L&H 5 and 10 stores, and concludes a series of memories of a 1957 bazooka explosion that killed four boys in the Dover area.

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Ask Joan: Art identification and more

Only in York County readers seek information on the Lafayette Club’s eggnog, share memories of Christmases in Hanover and York and try to learn more about local paintings.

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Ask Joan: Recent follow-ups edition

Last week, I shared some of the newest Ask Joan questions I’d received, and this week, I want to share some follow-ups – from those questions, as well as from other more recent topics. What’s inside 1. Following up on … Continue reading

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