Category Archives: Love Letters

A fun York Daily Record mail call

Local news copy editor Joan Concilio shares some interesting reader mail about the winter weather.

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YDR letters to the editor: Let the people have their say…

This Dec. 3 post focuses on a talk at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of York about letters to the editor, and it features a video of a song about letters.

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An easier-to-read New York Times crossword puzzle

  For several years, we’ve heard from some readers that the size of the type in our New York Times crossword puzzle had become too small to read easily. The puzzle appears inside our Viewpoints section on Sundays. We always … Continue reading

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Old-time memories and new technology meet in Hawaii

As a columnist and blogger writing about memories of York County’s stores and restaurants of the past, I tend to draw from a mixed readership. I get comments on my blog from former Yorkers living as far away as Austria, … Continue reading

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York reader’s paywall perspective sparks subscription debate

A terrific dialogue has ensued in a recent post I made here at the YDR Insider. It’s exactly the type of conversation we were looking for when we launched this blog site. I shared an email exchange I had with … Continue reading

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Positive feedback regarding a York Sunday News article about “The man who turned down the NBA”

I just received a phone call that wiped away all the difficult, trying and unappreciated efforts that are part of working in a newsroom. Ruth Lentz called to let us know that the article about her husband this past Sunday … Continue reading

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We receive letters of praise, too

Edward Bupp, at left in the front row, and his wife Grace, at right in the front row, pose with family members. The couple died within days of each other in November. Judging by our letters to the editor, some … Continue reading

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From Facebook…

Missy Raiger Miller: Happy Work Anniversary Nick Ferro, mailroom manager,York Newspaper Co. 33 yrs and still hanging in there!!! Happy day Nick! Congrats!

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A note from outgoing chamber President Tom Donley to news media

Tom Donley’s long tenure with the York County Chamber of Commerce will end Monday. He sent this goodbye note to news media types: As I step down as President of The York County Chamber of Commerce as of October 31, … Continue reading

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Hats Off to the community – and the YDR/YSN

The problem of child abuse in York County is an ongoing emphasis of York Daily Record/York Sunday News coverage. And that coverage has been credited with keeping the issue in the spotlight. Five from our newsroom covered the recent child … Continue reading

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