Category Archives: Behind the scenes

Kim Strong returns to York Daily Record; FlipSidePA among first projects

Former York Daily Record editor Kim Strong returns as special projects/new ventures editor and will help FlipSidePA improve and expand its focus on the entertainment scene in central Pa.

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YDR’s street team at York St. Patrick’s Day Parade: On the other side of the lens

.@ydrcom getting ready for St. Patrick’s parade in #ilyc @paradelady #yspdp pic.twitter.com/8jE4qiC1Z5 — Buffy Andrews (@Buffyandrews) March 14, 2015 Part of the York, Pa., Daily Record’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade crew. (Wonder how many times that newly installed YDR logo … Continue reading

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Scenes from around the York Daily Record – and at home

New sign @ydrcom @JamesMcClure @Rparker717 @signsnowhanover pic.twitter.com/DYEj1Jmatl — Buffy Andrews (@Buffyandrews) March 13, 2015 The newly lettered wall at the YDR. After Buffy, a writer of many successful books, tweeted this, I replied: “What? None of your books up there … Continue reading

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Trauma experts help YDR, Digital First Media kick off peer support program for journalists

Thursday is a big day for us. We’ll be hosting several colleagues from Digital First Media’s Pennsylvania newsrooms, as well as a few of our own YDR staffers, to kick off our trauma journalism peer-support program. The program, and this … 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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Cheers to a successful FlipSidePA Happy Hour

On mobile? Click here to view photo gallery Ralph Real and the Family Band brought the funk, MINT photobooth captured the moment and the Offcenter Grille satisfied our hunger and thirst. Our FlipSidePA Happy Hour was powered by a lot of people … Continue reading

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Hanover Eagle: ‘I’m huge in newspapers’

I’m huge in newspapers RT @MariaMauroShea: Now fueling my #eaglecam obsession at work: @ydrcom newsroom. pic.twitter.com/elJ5BCx4HS — Hanover Eagle (@hanover_eagles) February 20, 2015 Mr. Hanover Eagle…or is it Mrs.? Yes, you are … . And proof is at right … … Continue reading

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York Daily Record’s Managing Editor: ‘We need to be at full speed online all day and all night’

Taste of York was one event from a busy weekend covered lived by York, Pa., Daily Record/Sunday News staff. Managing Editor Randy Parker sent a note to YDR editors on Friday in which he set the stage for a busy … Continue reading

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The Great Wall at the YDR is becoming greater

A mockup of a formerly off-white wall in the newsroom of the York, Pa., Daily Record/Sunday News. When completed, the ‘York Daily Record’ letters will be 18.25 inches high and 162.5 inches wide. The ‘ydr.com’ letters will measure 13.8 inches … Continue reading

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How Greenmesh has built an audience by applying technology to journalism

Greenmesh is one of Yorkblog.com’s oldest blogs. York, Pa., Daily Record photographer and blogger Paul Kuehnel has been posting about technology and journalism since 2006. “These videos can be embedded directly into stories and put in a feed… .’ Journalists … Continue reading

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