Author Archives: Jim McClure

About Jim McClure

Editor of the York Daily Record/Sunday News, ydr.com and its many digital products. East Region Editor, Digital First Media. Journalism/history blogger: yorktownsquare.com. Author or co-author of seven York County, Pa., history books.

MediaOnePa’s team wins United Way Spirit Award

MediaOnePa/York Newspaper Co. won the York County United Way Spirit Award presented at the agency’s annual award ceremony this week. The United Way cited a silent auction and car wash in which the company’s operations committee washed the vehicles of … Continue reading

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A top York Daily Record/York Newspaper Co.’s goal in 2015: ‘Be a great workplace’

This photo, courtesy of photojournalist Sarah Cross and the Ochberg Society for Trauma Journalism, soon will hang in the York, Pa., Daily Record newsroom. The YDR’s Scott Blanchard has pointed to it as a reminder of the newsroom’s commitment to … Continue reading

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Ballers vs Bloggers: Things did not go well for John Buffone

Have you ever wondered how a normal guy would stack up against some of the best athletes in the Lancaster-Lebanon League? This video will answer that question. +++ John Buffone covers Lancaster prep sports for GameTimePa.com. As thousands of residents … Continue reading

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Work of York Daily Record/York Newspaper Co. people makes headlines

The York, Pa., Daily Record’s Brad Jennings captured this scene near the YDR’s newsroom at 1891 Loucks Road. He wrote: ‘A WHP-21 news team stopped by the York Newspaper Company offices Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, to interview audience development manager Cindi Greco, right, about her Facebook comment to Mark Zuckerberg that helped form his personal reading challenge for 2015.’

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York Daily Record journos get shout-outs, too

YDR photographer Chris Dunn, center, received praise for her work with the camera; specifically her sports journalism. She is seen in New York, part of the team covering the recent Pinstripe Bowl.

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York Newspaper Co./York Daily Record people in the headlines

Check out these three newsmakers from 1891 Loucks Road: 1. Cindi Greco Post by York Daily Record/Sunday News. York Newspaper Co.’s Audience Department’s Cindi Greco’s suggestion caught the eye of Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. The billionaire took Cindi’s suggestion that he … Continue reading

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Reader uses York Daily Record, literally, to deliver message and donation about an endangered building

A reader wrote his or her sentiments about preservation of Spring Grove’s historic Hoke House on a clipping from the York Sunday News. The writer also included a gift.  Historian Paul Nevin emailed a clipping from a supportive soul about … Continue reading

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Staff members at 1891 Loucks Road engage the York community

The York Newspaper Co.’s Audience Department winning contestants – and their work of art – in the snowman race in Christmas Party festivities at 1891 Loucks Road. York Newspaper Co. President Sara Glines praised employee support for charities in the … Continue reading

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In Hanover, Pa., engaging office space – and community journalism

RT @kpetiford: The new @theeveningsun newsroom looks so pretty in the snow. #Yorksnow #adamsnow pic.twitter.com/db7KZgYGlQ — Cathy Hirko (@CathyHirko) November 26, 2014 This is an outside-in view of The Evening Sun’s new digs on Hanover’s square. Keep your eye on … Continue reading

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Making your York Sunday News Business Section even more local

This is an draft of the cover of the York Sunday News’ Business Section for Dec. 14, 2014. The section has been reorganized to showcase more local content.

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