Monthly Archives: September 2011

Human Relations Commission to hold special meeting tonight

The York City Human Relations Commission’s Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting today at 6 p.m. at the Crispus Attucks Association, 605 S. Duke St. Agenda items will include: — Presenting a slate of officers — Voting on … Continue reading

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York, Lancaster mayors to settle baseball bet

A friendly bet between York Mayor Kim Bracey and Lancaster Mayor Rick Gray will be settled Friday when Gray visits York for Bike Night. The mayors of the rival cities placed a bet on the winner of the recent post … Continue reading

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Applications still being accepted for York Business Academy

Interested in opening a business in York? Applications are still being accepted for the York Business Academy. The program, offered by the City of York, York College and members of the York College Students in Free Enterprise organization, provides advice … Continue reading

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York mayor to discuss logistics of weekend events

York Mayor Kim Bracey and other city officials will hold a news conference Thursday to discuss the logistics of several events that will be held in York Friday. Festivities scheduled for Friday evening include Bike Night, a championship game at … Continue reading

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Parking and traffic tips for York’s Bike Night

York’s 14th annual Bike Night will be held this weekend, and city officials have put together some tips to help residents and visitors avoid delays. Motorcycles will descend upon downtown around 6 p.m. Friday with a parade that will begin … Continue reading

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Bring On Play announces Plaza Palooza

York’s Bring On Play committee will kick off the fall season next weekend with the first event of its Plaza Palooza series in Brooks Robinson Plaza in front of Sovereign Bank Stadium. Every Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., … Continue reading

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Unity march to be held Saturday in York

A march celebrating unity and non-violence will be held Saturday in York. The event, which will mark the first York City Unity Day, will be hosted by the Ancestor’s Dream Organization and Helping Offer Options and Direction. It will replace … Continue reading

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Centro Hispano to host fiesta for Hispanic Heritage Month

A fiesta celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month will be held Saturday at Renaissance Park, 225 E. Princess St., York. The event, hosted by Centro Hispano Jose Hernandez, will begin at 10 a.m. and include music by DJ Cachito, Caribbean and Mexican … Continue reading

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Helfrich, Smith spar after council meeting

If it seemed things had settled down between Councilwoman Toni Smith and challenger Michael Helfrich following a contentious primary campaign, guess again. The council candidates squared off after a council meeting earlier this month, with Smith accusing Helfrich of killing … Continue reading

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Adult immunizations to be offered Thursday

An immunization clinic for adults will be held in York Thursday in honor of National Adult Immunization Awareness Month. Appointments will be available at the Albert S. Weyer Health Center at 435 W. Philadelphia St. between 1 and 4 p.m. … Continue reading

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