Category Archives: East Market Street

FaithNet set for July 23 at Yorktowne Hotel

Join Mayor C. Kim Bracey, The Black Minister’s Association of York County and DOCEO Office Solutions 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. July 23 for FaithNet. The program began as one of Bracey’s 9 in 9 initiatives that would unite religious … Continue reading

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Olde York Street Fair sparks trash controversy

The Olde York Street Fair is a Mother’s Day tradition — drawing visitors and their dollars to downtown York. But some residents said this year’s fair brought more than money, it also brought unwanted trash and traffic. Melissa Rosario, who … Continue reading

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What’s all this ruckus at the intersection of York’s Market and Queen streets?

You might have noticed there’s a bit more commotion than usual on the corner of Market and Queen streets in York.

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When living next to the library isn’t close enough

You’d think returning a book to the library would be easy when you live next door. But it isn’t. And I’ve had my share of overdue fines. I like to think that my fines are helping Martin Library. They need … Continue reading

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Several streets to be closed in York on Saturday and Sunday

Several street closures have been scheduled in York for this weekend. On Saturday, the York Revolution will be hosting a bike night at Sovereign Bank Stadium. Special parking will be available for motorcycles attending the game. Arch Street will be … Continue reading

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Police log: Breath mints, snow shovel stolen in York Thursday

A few Friday morning highlights from York’s police log: Thursday 5:45 p.m.: A woman in the 1100 block of East Market Street reports that an unknown suspect stole her snow shovel. Estimated cost: $12. Thursday 9:11 p.m.: A woman from … Continue reading

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Treasures to be auctioned at Martin Library

Collectors of celebrity memorabilia could find the treasure they’ve been searching for at Martin Library’s celebrity auction. Items range from a signed photo of country singer Tim McGraw to an autographed copy of Joe Gibb’s “Game Plan For Life.” From … Continue reading

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Delays expected Saturday in York for church procession

Drivers can expect delays Saturday during a dedication march to be held by Friendship Baptist Church.     A procession will leave the church’s old facility at 651 E. King St. at 2:15 p.m. and walk along King Street, Broad Street … Continue reading

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Expect delays for street rod parade

Drivers in York can expect delays Friday at noon during the National Street Rod Association parade.     The parade, which will include about 200 street rods, will be the kickoff for the 2010 East National Meet. Drivers will leave from … Continue reading

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Don’t walk here

Over the weekend, I noticed that the first block of East Market Street isn’t exactly a pedestrian’s dream. On the southern side of the block, a sign tells pedestrians the sidewalk is closed. There are gates closing off the walk … Continue reading

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