Category Archives: News coverage

York Daily Record/Sunday News delivery made to ‘Downton Abbey’

Post by York Daily Record/Sunday News. York County history afficionados June Lloyd and Rebecca Roberts traveled to ‘Downton Abbey’ in England with their York Daily Record/Sunday News. For years, a popular practice for York countians is to bring the York … Continue reading

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GameTimePa looks ahead: ‘Most aggressive coverage ever … ‘

Dallastown football, a No. 5 seed, was upset by No. 12 Hempfield. Check out game story/photos: http://t.co/OEguYV6Imo pic.twitter.com/n8QQtzinfy — GameTimePA-SC (@GameTimePA_SC) November 8, 2014 District 3 football playoffs, covering such a broad geographical area, demand everything from sports editors. And … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania governor’s election has just passed, but York Daily Record images remain for the ages

Pennsylvania governor’s election just passed, but York Daily Record images remain for the ages

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Tom Wolf’s ‘Let’s Get Started': A brief story behind this York Daily Record keepsake headline

  This front page photo shows Tom Wolf delivering his Nov. 4 victory speech as Pennsylvania governor-elect. Fortunately, he provided a phrase that became the YDR headline on this keepsake edition. The York Daily Record’s day-after-the-election headline states: “Let’s Get … Continue reading

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Yorkblog.com history sites surpass the 100,000 mark in pages viewed

Joan Concilio’s ‘Only in York County’ is one of five blogs that part of a Yorkblog.com suite of York County, Pa., history bloggers. I love the description of her blog: ‘My name is Joan and I’m a lifelong Yorker. Throughout high school and college, I swore I was getting out of here as soon as possible. Now, a few years later, I can’t think of anywhere I’d rather be. I love my town. And, as a local editor, I hear every day how much you love your towns, too. So please, connect with me and let’s share what makes life in York County great. I’m here to help you enjoy this place as much as I do!’

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‘Faces of York County’ is new, and original idea is 200 years old

The Faces of York County is a new digital feature developed by the York, Pa., Daily Record/Sunday News staff.

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York Daily Record Jason Plotkin a nominee for EPPY Award

A Facebook post about Jason Plotkin’s most recent honor. He had just won another big award in September.

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FlipSide doesn’t flip, but it’s still FlipSide

Flipside, the York, Pa., Daily Record’s Thursday entertainment section, no longer flips. But we’re still calling it Flipside.

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Emmy-winning Jason Plotkin: On the other side of the camera

Jason Plotkin accepts his mid-Atlantic Emmy Award for Gettysburg 150 videos. Check out this YDR.com story about this accomplishment.

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Readership of hyperlocal or community news, by whatever name, grows at York Daily Record

Someone with great foresight at the York Daily Record decided in the 1980s that what is called hyperlocal news – community news about neighborhood happenings and items about personal achievements – should remain in the newspaper.

We’ve maintained – and even grown – those Lions Club, scholarship winners and school honor rolls in the York Daily Record/York Sunday News. With the introduction of our website, ydr.com, in 1996, we’ve progressively added such content – formerly also called “chicken dinner news” – in digital form.

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