Category Archives: Office Life

A peek down the holiday chimney at 1891 Loucks Road, York, Pa.

It’s Dec. 16, and that means we’re smack dab in the middle of the holiday season. What Dec. 16 also means is that the holidays are smack dab here at the York Daily Record/York Newspaper Company at 1891 Loucks Road. Grading … Continue reading

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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

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YDR Christmas Emergency Fund sets $15,000 goal

Again this year, the York Daily Record/Sunday News is teaming up with York Traditions Bank to help raise money for the York County Food Bank.

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5 questions about Thanksgiving preprints for York Newspaper Co.’s Tom Norton

Post by York Daily Record/Sunday News. +++ Among other things, Tom Norton, operations veep of York Newspapers for more than two decades, oversees the millions of pieces of insert advertising that go into five newspapers under his domain in southcentral … Continue reading

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How an auction has carved a big slice of office life at the York Daily Record

York, Pa., Daily Record auction items awaiting a bidder. The YDR receives all kinds of things to review – books, photographs, CDs. That’s just to name a few. So what do we do with these freebies, whether we review them … Continue reading

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York Daily Record/MediaOnePA celebrates Halloween with costume parade, games

Check out the costumes employees wore at the York Daily Record and York Newspaper Co. on Halloween 2014.

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Newspaper box gets a new home

Six-year-old Elijah Wonder and his mother, Jennifer Hall, were inspired by the Little Free Library spots around York County and wanted to bring the free library idea into their neighborhood. From there came the idea of Elijah’s Little Free Bookhouse … Continue reading

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Anna’s Amazing Race a powerful reminder of what the York community can do

The No Sweat, York, folks guided more than a dozen teams through a short obstacle course that included racing across the lawn on newspapers, jumping through hula hoops, crab-walking while balancing an orange and blowing up more than a dozen balloons.

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It takes YDR teamwork to cover a York County snowstorm

So a York Daily Record journo was trying to travel this a.m. from the Holiday Inn to the YDR’s Loucks Road office.

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Sometimes news does happen in the newsroom

Editors often tell reporters to get out of the office because news never happens in the newsroom.

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