Category Archives: News coverage

In Hanover, Pa., engaging office space – and community journalism

RT @kpetiford: The new @theeveningsun newsroom looks so pretty in the snow. #Yorksnow #adamsnow pic.twitter.com/db7KZgYGlQ — Cathy Hirko (@CathyHirko) November 26, 2014 This is an outside-in view of The Evening Sun’s new digs on Hanover’s square. Keep your eye on … Continue reading

Posted in Behind the scenes, Editor, News coverage, Office Life | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Making your York Sunday News Business Section even more local

This is an draft of the cover of the York Sunday News’ Business Section for Dec. 14, 2014. The section has been reorganized to showcase more local content.

Posted in Behind the scenes, Business, Editor, News coverage | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Rusk Report, published in York Daily Record, nearing 20 years old

The cover of the original Rusk Report of 1996, circulated to readers of the York, Pa., Daily Record.  The Rusk Report is an often-cited document when discussions in York County turn to York City’s financial woes. The 1996 report, and a … Continue reading

Posted in Behind the scenes, Community engagement, Editor, News coverage | Tagged , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Behind the scenes, Community engagement, Editor, News coverage | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Behind the scenes, Editor, Friday night football, News coverage, Sports | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Behind the scenes, Editor, News coverage, Photography, Visual | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Behind the scenes, Editor, News coverage | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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!’

Posted in Behind the scenes, Blogs, Editor, News coverage, Social media | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

‘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.

Posted in Behind the scenes, Blogs, Editor, News coverage | Tagged , | Leave a comment

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.

Posted in Awards and honors, Behind the scenes, Editor, News coverage | Tagged , , | Leave a comment