Monthly Archives: April 2013

City E-Cycling event set for May 4

Bring out your dead electronics. York is hosting its monthly e-cycling event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Saturday at Memorial Complex , 900 South Vander Avenue. The county will accept modems, microwaves, monitors and more. Bring your pagers, printers, … Continue reading

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Take the 50 miles in 5 days challenge with Bike in York Week

If warmer weather has you itching to get outside and get in some exercise, then Eat, Play, Breathe York is offering the program for it. And there are loads of benefits being offered to those who participate. The healthy-living based … Continue reading

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A quick and easy application for a license to carry a firearm in York

My friend recently bought a gun — a small pistol from Gander Mountain. She said they did the background check, which she passed in a matter of minutes, on site. Within an hour, about the same amount of time as … Continue reading

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Newspaper reporter: world’s worst job?

Well, there it is. A day before my last at the York Daily Record/Sunday News, Slate reported the worst occupation of 2013. Newspaper reporter.

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York mayoral candidates square off at YDR

York Mayor Kim Bracey and Carol Hill-Evans, city council president, met on Monday to answer questions from editors at the York Daily Record/Sunday News.

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In York: ‘Go Green in the City’

The shops on Beaver Street in York are offering locals the chance to “Go Green in the City” later this month.

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No York city HRC meeting next week

The York City Human Relations Commission meeting normally held on the third Monday of the month has been postponed in April.

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Quite an agenda for York City Council

It’s ever a curiosity, when the email comes in, and you finally get to see what’s on the next city council agenda. There’s the usual stuff. And there is sometimes a surprise or two. The agenda for next Tuesday, though, … Continue reading

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Sweeper company York’s ‘Merchant of the Month’

Who knew that there are more than 200 makes and models of vacuum cleaners? Not me. All I have is one old, broken one. Good thing I checked on York’s “Merchant of the Month” celebration.

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A punny thing, on the way to a York story

The bird puns started not long after I tweeted that first picture. It was a sun-warmed Tuesday afternoon in York, the first such this season. And since I had to do a story about an upcoming event at Farquhar Park, … Continue reading

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