Category Archives: Devers

Defining York’s neighborhoods

Former York City Fire & Rescue assistant chief Greg Halpin inquired via Facebook why a recent YDR article described a police shooting incident in the Yorktowne Homes neighborhood as having occurred in Fireside. “It seems that some of the local media … Continue reading

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Keep York Beautiful to honor young artists

A York organization looked to mark the artistic talents of children during a contest to promote a cleaner city. And Keep York Beautiful plans next week to recognize the five students who won that recent poster contest.  

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Devers picnic to honor service of city resident

The Devers Area Neighborhood Association will honor York resident Audrey Garrett at its annual picnic on Aug. 20. The picnic, which will be held at Lincoln Park from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., will recognize Garrett, 90, for her years … 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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