Category Archives: Awards and honors

Scenes from around York and Hanover – and the York Daily Record and Evening Sun

Kim Bartenslager of Dillsburg joined other participants in the York Daily Record/WGAL town hall meeting earlier this month. The YDR’s co-sponsorship of the evening goes back about a dozen years. YDR Jason Plotkin captured this scene – and those new … Continue reading

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York Daily Record/Sunday News PAPME awards 2015

York Daily Record 2015 PAPME awards The Pennsylvania Associated Press Managing Editors announced the winners of the group’s writing and photo contests Wednesday. Take a look at what the York Daily Record/Sunday News won. Editorial Second place: Scott Fisher – … Continue reading

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York Daily Record/Sunday News Keystone awards 2015

According to its website, The Keystone Press Awards reinforce excellence by individuals in the newspaper profession, by recognizing journalism that consistently provides relevance, integrity and initiative in serving readers, and faithfully fulfills its First Amendment rights/responsibilities.  Take a look at … Continue reading

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Peer support initiative scores an honorable mention in E & P’s 10 Newsrooms that do it Right Competition

Journalists are first responders, joining police, firefighters, fire policemen and emergency medical workers, on the front lines. For some journos, this work can be taxing mentally and physically. The York, Pa., Daily Record/Sunday News has developed a program to address … Continue reading

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Deb Wolf retiring after 46 years at York newspapers

Deb Wolf of MediaOnePa’s Ad Services is retiring after 46 years. Deb Wolf started at the York Dispatch in 1969. Now that she’s retiring from her MediaOnePa Advertising Services position, an interesting statistic has emerged.

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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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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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YDR’s Scott Fisher’s office wall covered with awards. Add two more

York Daily Record/Sunday Opinion Page Editor Scott Fisher holds his most recent award for excellence in journalism – the William A. Schnader Award. He has a wall full of them, as the picture below indicates. Scott Fisher, the YDR’s man … Continue reading

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York Daily Record Jason Plotkin a nominee for EPPY Award

A Facebook post about Jason Plotkin’s most recent honor. He had just won another big award in September. Continue reading

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Emmy-winning Jason Plotkin: On the other side of the camera

Jason Plotkin accepts his mid-Atlantic Emmy Award for Gettysburg 150 videos. Check out this YDR.com story about this accomplishment. Continue reading

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