Monthly Archives: June 2011

City townhall meeting to be held Thursday

York Mayor Kim Bracey will hold a townhall meeting Thursday to gather input from city residents and business owners.     The meeting, which will be held at 6 p.m. at Lincoln Fire Station, Roosevelt and Maryland avenues, will include a … Continue reading

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Trash pickup delayed for July Fourth, city offices closed

Curbside pickup in York will be delayed for the July Fourth holiday.     Customers with collections scheduled for July 4 will be postponed until July 5. All other customers will have their trash collected one day late for the duration … Continue reading

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York’s summer bus trips scheduled

The York City Recreation and Parks Bureau will offer several bus trips this summer.      Registration forms will be available at York City Hall in the Recreation and Parks Bureau office or at  For more information, email Brenda Welty … Continue reading

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Historic Jewish cemetery in York vandalized

An historic York cemetery with tombstones dating back more than 100 years has been vandalized, York City Police said.     The cemetery, which sits on a small shaded lot nestled next to Springdale Chiropractic at 752 S. George St., was … Continue reading

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Registration open for youth summer bowling program

York City Police will host a free summer bowling program for city children from June 23 to Aug. 18.   Children ages 5 through 17 can participate every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Colony Park Lanes. Children … Continue reading

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Tickets on sale for Sovereign Bank Stadium Latino Night

The York County Hispanic Coalition and the York Revolution will host Latino Night at Sovereign Bank Stadium on Wednesday July 20.     The event, which will begin at 6:30 p.m., will include food from Mi Caldero restaurant and performances by … Continue reading

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Youth police academy to be held in August

The York City Police Department will offer a youth police academy this summer to give city children a look at how the department operates.     The week-long program will be held August 1 to 5 from 2 to 5 p.m. … Continue reading

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Bring on Play seeking ideas for Penn Park

York’s Bring on Play committee will hold a community meeting Wednesday at Zion United Church of Christ, 100 Lafayette St., to discuss plans to renovate Penn Park.     The meeting, which will be held at 7 p.m., will be used … Continue reading

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Health festival to be held in Fireside

A health festival sponsored by the York City Bureau of Health will be held Saturday in the 700 block of Gunnison Road in York’s Fireside neighborhood from noon to 3 p.m.     Blood pressure and BMI height and weight screenings … Continue reading

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Weed and Seed to hold public meeting

Safer York – Weed and Seed will hold a community meeting for York residents today at 5:29 p.m. in the Hannah Penn Middle School cafeteria.    Representatives from the York City Police Department and the York County Sheriff’s Office will attend … Continue reading

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