Category Archives: Social media

York Daily Record employees celebrate a #NewGannett

With the recent completion of the Gannett Company’s spinoff of its publishing division, employees from the York Daily Record, The Evening Sun (Hanover), Chambersburg Public Opinion and the Lebanon Daily News took to Twitter to celebrate a #NewGannett. See their … Continue reading

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How a modern journalist works: Creating interactive content that connects with the news

Every day, I try to be creative and think outside the box and connect with what’s going on around me. The content I create enriches what we have online and sometimes attracts readers who might not otherwise be interested. For … Continue reading

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YDR “I voted” contest winner is one cool cat

Congratulations to Natalie Marshall of Spring Garden Township for winning YDR’s “I voted” sticker selfie contest.

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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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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 meansĀ 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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About free coffee and Angel Trees: York Daily Record/York Newspaper Co. engage with community

Post by York Daily Record/Sunday News. Folks, notice the free coffee for the first five who look up our reporters on Dec. 12. Every day, people at the York Daily Record/Sunday News and York Newspaper Co. reach out to the … 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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Don’t blame the media for rumors run wild

This time last week, I was sitting in the newsroom trying to make sense out of the news of the state trooper slaying in northeast Pennsylvania. Or maybe I should say lack of news. The online world was full of … Continue reading

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Job opportunity: Join breaking news desk at York Daily Record

Here at the York Daily Record/Sunday News, we’re looking to hire a couple of positions, including on our breaking news desk. I recently took over as Breaking News Editor, and hiring is one my first and most important tasks. I’ve … Continue reading

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Covering a Central Pa. ice storm: A new role for an old rule

A pica pole marks the spot in aCentral Pa. snowstorm. This represents a new role for an old rule.

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