Category Archives: Summer Fun

New shop offers designer brands, smaller pricetags

Looking for a nice Lilly Pulitzer dress before you head to the beach for one last summer hoorah? You can find one at a new store in Shrewsbury – for half the price. Since March there has been a new place … Continue reading

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Making Hot People Cool All Summer Long – One Teen’s Summer Job

Bonkey’s Ice Cream has long been a staple of summer in New Freedom, Pa. Since its opening in 2003, both locals and visitors have flocked to the old movie theater to enjoy delicious homemade ice cream and snowballs with family … Continue reading

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Summer jobs: Here’s a cool way to make money

You might say Brendan Paules has a sweet job that keeps him cool all summer. He is working his second season at Rita’s Italian Ice, Shrewsbury location. Brendan, an upcoming junior at Susquehannock High School, knew he wanted a job and was … Continue reading

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Fall in love with Kilgore Falls

One hundred tweets posted on Twitter, 1,560 photos uploaded on Instagram and scores of likes and comments being added each day. In just three months, one scenic waterfall has taken over the internet and become a social media sensation. Located in … Continue reading

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Mandatory service hours: Is it a good or bad thing?

Some student volunteers at Dover Area Community Library come because they want to give back and help out. Others might be there because their school mandated it. According to George Matthew, the supervisor and volunteer coordinator for the summer reading … Continue reading

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Summer Reading with the Help of York County Libraries

  Summer is in full swing. Whether it is by the pool, in a hammock, or during those long car rides to dream vacations, books seem to always work their way into busy schedules. One way this occurs in York County … Continue reading

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A European photo journal: Spain (Days 1-5)

Day One: It would be a summer of firsts. At least, that’s what I told myself as I stood in my school’s parking lot at 11 a.m. on a muggy, York summer morning. My pink luggage clasped tightly in my … Continue reading

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New Freedom Fest 2013

Alright, so as some of you may know, I run “Henna Ink,” a henna tattoo stand that appears at the New Freedom Fest, a local heritage festival that takes place, every year, on the third Saturday of September in, well, … Continue reading

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Usha Opens my Eyes to New Freedom

        Bright colorful lights, carnival rides, and Bonkey Bars, oh my! The secrets of New Freedom have been opened to me thanks to Usha, friend and fellow staff member of Teen Takeover; I experienced the small town … Continue reading

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