Category Archives: Behind the scenes

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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These 3 kinsmen of York Daily Record/York Newspaper Co. staff members tell interesting stories

Well-known York countian Bill Walters brought three scrapbooks into 1891 Loucks Road to share interesting moments in his career. They were just packed with newspaper clippings detailing the years of private and public sector work since he arrived in York … Continue reading

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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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Montgomery County shooting: Extraordinary story calls for focus on trauma journalism

When a Montgomery County man killed six members of his family and became the subject of a manhunt last December, Digital First Media’s properties in the area put all the resources they could on the story. That included reporter Eric … 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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Healthy choices in new York Newspaper Co. vending machines

The York Newspaper Co. has installed new vending machines in its break room.

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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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