Category Archives: Profile

Summer job: York teen guides young gymnasts

For Trinity Thomas, there is no summer vacation. Trinity is a 15-year-old member of the USA Gymnastics team and Junior International Elite gymnast. She spends most of her time doing gymnastics, even in the off season, summer, when she coaches … Continue reading

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In the presidential primaries, who’s the jock and who’s the prep?

By Sophie Barnes Are politicians real people? It may be hard to believe, but these debating, campaigning, and perhaps scheming individuals were once simple students involved in sports and after school activities. They had their awkward school dances. They had … Continue reading

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Getting involved: Q&A with Allie Hagerman of York County SPCA

Allie Hagerman, community outreach coordinator at the York County SPCA, explains the importance of having compassion and empathy towards animals, and of speaking for those who do not have a voice of their own. 1.) How are teens getting involved at … Continue reading

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Q&A: YDR Web Producer Anthony Machcinski

Have you ever wondered who works behind the screens of York Daily Record’s website? Anthony Machcinski a the 26-year-old web producer, apart of a handful of other YDR employees, controlling it all. This 2011 La Salle University graduate earned his bachelors … Continue reading

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Seek it out and master it: An interview with Brad Jennings

As assistant manager editor for presentation and digital innovation at the York Daily Record,  Brad Jennings manages how any or all stories are presented in the newspaper, or online or on mobile devices. He works closely with photographers, videographers and … Continue reading

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A Q&A with Sean Heisey: Journalist and rock climbing enthusiast

Sean Heisey is a digital graphic journalist for the York Daily Record. However, when he’s not working Heisey has a past time that some might say … rocks. In a recent interview, Heisey talked about his love for rock climbing … Continue reading

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Meet Caitlin Kerfin, religion reporter for the York Daily Record

Caitlin Kerfin is a University of Missouri grad working at the York Daily Record as a health and religion reporter. She has been writing since she was young and was always supported by her family. Her parents backed up her decisions … Continue reading

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Great advice to aspiring writers from an inspired writer: Author Peggy Santamaria

Great Advice to Aspiring Writers from an Inspired Writer Author Peggy Santamaria   Peggy Santamaria is a self-publishing author living in Hanover. Her writing fits into the genres of historical and paranormal. She focuses on the spirits of the past. … Continue reading

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College students share their advice to incoming freshmen

According to the dictionary, a College/University is defined as an institution of learning of the highest level, having a college of liberal arts and a program of graduate studies together with several professional schools, as of theology, law, medicine, and … Continue reading

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Teddy Feinberg speaks to Teen Takeover writers

Teddy Feinberg, the assistant sports editor at York Daily Record, spoke to the Teentakeover writers on Feb. 5 to tell us about his job. Born in Long Island, Feinberg attended Central Washington University. Like most students, he had absolutely no … Continue reading

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