Category Archives: News coverage

No Sweat in the Park season opener: About 100 turn out for yoga on YDR’s lawn

We’re at the community stand today in @CentralMktYork telling people about our free fitness classes. Come say hello! pic.twitter.com/qV0eFVNRi0 — No Sweat, York (@NoSweatYork) May 2, 2015  To get a bunch of participants for No Sweat in the Park, it … Continue reading

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Streaming live video from across the county

In the past few months, though, we’ve changed a lot about the way we livestream. We have more kits and use YouTube to help manage our live events so they play on mobile devices. These days our livestreams look and run better than ever, and we really put them to the test on Tuesday. Continue reading

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YDR staffers use new video to focus on trauma journalism challenges

When I read a blog post from the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma about a new video called “Getting it Right: Ethical Reporting on Traumatized People,” the words of Roger Membrey, an Australian man whose daughter had been murdered, hit … Continue reading

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Search databases for vaccination rates, teacher salaries and more at YDR Data Center

The Daily Record/Sunday News often uses databases and spreadsheets in its reporting — including a recent story on vaccination rates — and collects other databases in which you can find your own stories (or just explore to satisfy your curiosity), … 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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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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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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