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Memories of The Bon-Ton from a longtime reader

Only in York County reader Tom Keasey recalls The Bon-Ton at its downtown York, PA, location. The department store chain announced in early 2018 that it is going out of business.

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Many memories from Eugene Bowman

Only in York County reader Eugene Bowman shared many memories of growing up in York, including some of the best spots for dancing.

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Ask Joan: Last year’s letters edition

Only in York County readers talk about the York White Roses, Gregory’s Menswear, a grocery store with a slanted floor, Sol Kessler’s record store and more.

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Ask Joan: Most recent questions edition

Only in York County readers follow up on restaurants in downtown York including Joe Bury’s, the Tremont, Bierman’s, and more, and gather information on Penn Dairy.

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Ask Joan: The writing-long-letters edition

Readers of Only in York County have written letters on a number of topics, including airmail, life in York, PA, in the 1940s, the former York County trolley system and more.

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