Category Archives: Newsroom visitors

York Daily Recharge: YDR offering coffee, heat, recharge to folks without power Feb. 7

The York Daily Record is here to help. Join us in our newsroom between 2 and 5 p.m. Friday to warm up and recharge your cell phone, laptop, electric razor, you name it.

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Central York ‘Prowler’ editor has the right stuff

The staff of Central York, Pa., High School’s student-run newspaper ‘The Prowler’ is joined by language arts teacher Cindy Hogentogler in this 2011 photo. That was the year that the instructor earned a scholarship to attend the Reynolds Journalism Institute at the University of Arizona.

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Breaking news, zombies, a streaker and office construction: Just an ordinary day at YDR

Sometimes zombies stop by the office. But, don’t worry, we’re prepared for them.

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Check out photos from NewsVroom events

The NewsVroom has been out and about in York County since August 2012. Here’s a recap/slideshow of our latest ventures.  

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Special delivery: A 1943 York City directory

A Springfield Township man donated a 1943 York City directory to the newsroom this morning.

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The York Daily Record story, as told to a good friend

NOTE: Tonight, I am giving a virtual tour of our newsroom to the Cub Scout pack that my friend’s son is in. We are doing this via Skype on iPad because the boys live in the Philadelphia area. The following … Continue reading

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Perdue soybean plant opponents visit YDR editorial board

Mike Martin and Dr. Warren Evans say hexane that would be emitted by a proposed Perdue soybean plant will cause air pollution problems in York County and beyond.

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YorkCounts shares new community indicators report

Jane Conover, Tracy Daniels and Robert Woods of YorkCounts visited the York Daily Record editorial board to share the most recent update of the group’s community indicators report.

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A proposal fit for the YDR history books

I have it on good authority that there has not been a proposal in the YDR newsroom in recent memory (or at least the memory of local historian and editor Jim McClure). But what do you do when two newspaper-loving … Continue reading

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Bribing students

Post by Jason Plotkin/Staff Photographer It was a wonderful experience today talking to high school students from all around York County about journalism for the annual Student Workshop here at the York Daily Record newsroom. As usual, Sports Editor Chris … Continue reading

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