Category Archives: Angie Mason

York City Council talks snow cleanup

Carol Hill-Evans said the city has had a lot of successes in dealing with the winter storms, as well as some complaints.

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‘Let’s Move York City’ gets off the ground

Education reporter Angie Mason did a story recently on a new initiative by Mayor Kim Bracey called “Let’s Move York City.” Residents can log onto the city’s website to track their exercise and log weight loss. The citywide goal? To … Continue reading

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At last! Four-way stop installed at Parkway Blvd. and Pacific Ave.

The intersection of Parkway Boulevard and Pacific Avenue finally has finally become a four-way stop. In the last few weeks, new stop signs were installed on Pacific Avenue, both topped with blinking lights to alert drivers to the new traffic … Continue reading

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Blogger news

Hi there, blog readers — Just wanted to let you all know that I’ll be switching beats here at the newspaper. Starting today, I will be covering the education beat. A new city reporter will be taking over the beat … Continue reading

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A greener paving possibility?

The city is gearing up for the next phase of Rebuild York. To prepare, the city asked CS Davidson to examine its options for repaving and prepare a report. It includes some greener options, such as “hot in-place recycling.” In … Continue reading

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Street closings for April 17

Watch out April 17 — Lots of street closings coming. Part of North Newberry Street will be closed from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a community fair promoting “Healthy Choices for Youth” in the area of Kiwanis Lake and … Continue reading

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Weekend fun

It seemed there was a lot of good stuff happening in the city this weekend. First, was the family-friendly First Friday downtown. Apparently several hundred people headed toward Beaver Street for the night. Read the YDR story here. For coverage … Continue reading

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Is that you, Elmer?

Some of you might remember that the York Emporium has been investigating the possibility of ghosts in the bookstore. Well, it appears the ghost, who might have been called Elmer in a former life, might have snuck into a recent … Continue reading

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Parking idea in another town

Just noticed this AP story on a businessman in Canonsburg, Pa, who has offered to pay for parking for the public: “CANONSBURG, Pa.–A western Pennsylvania business owner is offering to give his town $53,000 to pay for free two-hour parking … Continue reading

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First Friday: Family Edition next week

April’s First Friday will have a focus on family. Downtown Inc. is partnering with Bring on Play for First Friday: Family Edition, from 4 to 9 p.m. April 2. The first block of North Beaver Street will be closed to … Continue reading

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