Category Archives: Community engagement

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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Scenes from around the York Daily Record – and York, Pa.

Awesomesauce! Watch @ashleymaytweets on @fox43 talk about #yorvoice http://t.co/dh79cYiV0o @flipsidepa @JamesMcClure pic.twitter.com/t4Z9qe4z5A — Buffy Andrews (@Buffyandrews) March 27, 2015 We’re not sure what awesomesauce is, but YDR entertainment editor Ashley May, front, was all over YorVoice… . And now, 5 … Continue reading

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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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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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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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End of Exchange message boards not an end to exchange of ideas

Check out some thoughts on the past and future of digital community, in honor of the end of The Exchange forums 10 years after their creation.

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YDR on panel about the value of cameras in Pennsylvania’s courtrooms, other access issues

Managing Editor Randy Parker of the York Daily Record/Sunday News, right, talks with York County President Judge Stephen Linebaugh before their appearance on a panel about public access to the courts. Community engagement by York Daily Record staff takes place … Continue reading

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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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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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