Category Archives: County

York County state representatives, commissioners respond to York budget crisis

York Mayor Kim Bracey called for help from county and state officials Tuesday night when she unveiled a budget with an anticipated $7 million gap. The proposed budget, which still has to be approved by City Council, would include payroll … Continue reading

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York County commissioners put off approving tax incentive for Manchester Township project

Follow along live with political reporter Ed Mahon as he live tweets the county commissioner meeting.

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Codorus Twp. man running as write-in for recorder of deeds

Scott Osman, 44, of Codorus Township, said he’s running a write-in campaign for York County recorder of deeds against the incumbent Randi Reisinger .

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York County’s November election

With most of the deadlines out of the way, the ballots for York County’s general election are taking shape. Taking into consideration the winners from the primary, write-ins, minor parties and subsitutions, many of the county’s races will be uncontested. … Continue reading

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York County to refund about $157,000 of property taxes collected from ES3

York County will have to refund about $157,000 in property taxes collected from ES3, a distribution company, county administrator Chuck Noll said Wednesday. The company in June settled a property assessment appeal with Conewago Township, Northeastern School District and York … Continue reading

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York County official says his office has received few phone calls about same-sex marriage licenses

Brad Jacobs has been York County’s register of wills and clerk of orphans’ court since 2000. He said he could count on a few fingers the number of phone calls he’s received from people interested in applying for same-sex marriage … Continue reading

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York County commissioners approve bridge funding for Dillsburg area senior center

York County commissioners approved bridge funding for Dillsburg Senior Activity Center, which recently lost its contract with the York County Area Agency on Aging. Under the memorandum of understanding, approved Wednesday, the county will provide $1,000 per month, retroactively, each … Continue reading

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Poll and discussion: What’s the best way to prepare corn?

          I’ve got a story about a program that’s aimed at helping older adults in York County eat more locally grown fruits and vegetables. Like all stories, I had lots of questions: how does the program … Continue reading

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Poll: Should York County deduct money from inmate accounts to pay victims?

  poll by twiigs.com For Sunday’s paper, I wrote about how Don O’Shell has been suggesting that the York County Prison should deduct money from inmate accounts to pay back victims. “The fact that they’re sitting in jail should not … Continue reading

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Live coverage: What’s happening at the York County commissioners’ meeting?

Check back for live coverage of the weekly meeting, which begins at 10 a.m.

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