Tag Archives: York County

Local explains election day from other side of the curtain

East York resident Brenda Bahn will be working on election day. All of election day. “We start at 6 a.m., cannot leave, and don’t get out of (the polling place) till 8:30 or 9 p.m.” Bahn said.

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So the event is in Brogue? Make that the Brogue area of Chanceford Township

There are 72 municipalities in York County, so when I ask a resident where he or she is from or where an event is taking place, I can get any number of answers: East York, Spry, Brogue, Shiloh, New Park, … Continue reading

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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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Why York journalists are covering the shooting in Newtown, Conn.

Some readers have noticed that YDR reporter Lauren Boyer and Photographer Chris Dunn have been reporting from Newtown, Conn., this week in the wake of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. And some are asking why. Why would a … Continue reading

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Three ways that you can be a movie critic right here in York County

How many times have you read a critique of a movie only to ask yourself if that writer sat through the same film you did? These days, there is no reason why your voice cannot be heard by the masses. … Continue reading

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Daily Record front page for Monday, Nov. 19, 2012

Other highlights from Monday’s paper: Gas prices hit holiday high for Thanksgiving Sales up on big guns Congress to look into Libya attack statements  

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With crisis of Hurricane Sandy subsiding in York, it’s back to normal at ydr.com

As Hurricane Sandy made its turn toward the Northeast, editors at the York Daily Record/Sunday News wanted to ensure that everyone would have unfettered access to the information we would produce on this dangerous event. Normally, we require readers to … Continue reading

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What do you want to know about Hurricane Sandy?

We’re watching the storm closely and want to get you news and information about Hurricane Sandy as quickly as possible in the coming days. If you have a question, let us know.

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We are giving away enough free stuff tonight to make your head spin

Tonight at the Delone Catholic vs. York Suburban football game, the NewsVroom crew will give away prize packages that include four-packs of tickets to York Revolution playoff games, GameTimePA T-shirts and special York Suburban swag. Look for us near the … Continue reading

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York Fair was a good place to clarify NewsVroom’s purpose

It took us a few days to figure it out, but I think we eventually found the phrase that pays when meeting people at the York Fair. Hundreds and hundreds of you streamed past The NewsVroom in Memorial Hall. Many … Continue reading

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