Category Archives: News coverage

York Daily Record/Sunday News investigations and special projects

Ongoing investigations and projects Fixing York The City of York, its schools and its community face significant challenges, but plenty of residents have the ideas and commitment to improve the city’s future. The Fixing York project, launched in March 2015, takes … 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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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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Reader uses York Daily Record, literally, to deliver message and donation about an endangered building

A reader wrote his or her sentiments about preservation of Spring Grove’s historic Hoke House on a clipping from the York Sunday News. The writer also included a gift.  Historian Paul Nevin emailed a clipping from a supportive soul about … Continue reading

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