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‘News and Brews’ offers quick and easy way to get to know reporters from YDR and WITF

Meet local journalists over a slice of pizza and a cold beer.

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Rotary group from Czech and Slovak republics visit YDR

On May 6, five members of a Rotary District 7390 group study exchange from the Czech and Slovak republics visited the York Daily Record/York Sunday News and MediaOnePa.

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Cheers to a successful FlipSidePA Happy Hour

On mobile? Click here to view photo gallery Ralph Real and the Family Band brought the funk, MINT photobooth captured the moment and the Offcenter Grille satisfied our hunger and thirst. Our FlipSidePA Happy Hour was powered by a lot of people … Continue reading

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Check out FlipSidePA’s new newsletter design!

Hey, FlipSiders! We have some news for you! We were getting a little tired of our old newsletter, so on Friday, we launched a brand new design with a fresh look at what’s going on in the York County area … Continue reading

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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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NewsVroom brings digital journalism to Mason-Dixon Public Library

Angie Mason and Sarah Chain brought The NewsVroom to the Mason Dixon Public Library May 8, 2013, to teach Girl Scouts about digital-first journalism.

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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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Letter of the week: What will you do this new year?

The YDR leter of the week for Dec. 31.

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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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Connecticut shooting hits close to home

On a day when 20 children were shot and killed in cold blood, we had a Christmas party at my house. Just a few friends. My daughter was given a mechanical dog, one that moves its head and, when asked, … Continue reading

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