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30 things I love about living in York County

In honor of her 30th birthday, Only in York County author Joan Concilio shares 30 things she loves about being a Yorker.

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Only in York County is 5 years old today!

Five years ago today – June 9, 2007 – Joan Concilio made the first post on Only in York County. Just for fun, here’s a look at some “then-and-now” facts!

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The best piece of Only in York County mail I’ve ever received

The photo above arrived at the YDR offices a few weeks ago with a letter from Norma Jean Scott-Mitzel. I am not exaggerating in the slightest when I say this is truly the best Only in York County mail I’ve … Continue reading

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A look at Joan’s Valentines

As some of you know, I work primarily outside the office for the YDR; I come in once a week to do some in-office tasks and, of course, pick up my mail! Well, last night, Hubby told me there was … Continue reading

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Memories via Facebook from Dale Boyce

I love Facebook. For better or worse, I really am on there all the time (to be fair, much of it is for work). One thing I’m having happen more and more often is that readers will find me on … Continue reading

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2011 York Fair: Spotlight on food

I mentioned yesterday that Sunday marked my second trip to the fair. I even showed you some of the highlights of that day. What I didn’t show you was our other effort: We focused on some food. I know, what … Continue reading

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2011 York Fair: Sunday in the rain

Sunday marked my second trip to the fair; this time, “Fair Team Joan” included me, Sarah, and my husband, Chris. Highlights of this day were a lot of carnival games, a trip to the “World of Wonders,” more familiarly known … Continue reading

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2011 York Fair: First-day fun

Friday night marked our first of what will be many trips to the fair this year. “Fair team Joan” that night included my mom, Joan, and my daughter, Sarah. Here’s a look at some of what we saw and ate. … Continue reading

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Kicking off the 2011 York Fair

As always, I’m looking forward to the 10 days of the York Fair. We were there yesterday, dropping off some of our contest entries (a mosaic… two scrapbooks… some house plants…), and I admit I’m amazed that everything is open … Continue reading

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