Category Archives: Sports

Reaction to Revs stadium name change reveals strong attachment to local traditions

“Why can’t things be left the way it is?” It’s  a question many readers asked on the York Daily Record/Sunday News Facebook page when faced with the news that Sovereign Bank Stadium would be rebranded as Santander Stadium to reflect … Continue reading

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Bike in York wants you to dump the pump tonight

Don’t: Spend time at the gas pump tomorrow. Do: Dump it in favor of an evening bike ride or other alternative form of transportation. Bike In York will hold a 30-minute bike ride followed by a celebration — or more … Continue reading

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Play Streets to combat childhood obesity in downtown York

York City, Capital Blue Cross and Eat Play Breathe York will bring Play Streets to Lincoln Charter School May 18, 2013, to encourage play and reduce childhood obesity.

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York City gets serious about play

It’s not the first time that scuffed shoes, grass-stained pants and jungle-gym callouses have earned York national recognition. For the sixth year in a row, the city netted honors for being serious about play. KaBOOM!, a national nonprofit that promotes … Continue reading

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Beware of foul balls and bad pick up lines at Sovereign Bank Stadium

My friend Kourtney gets hit on constantly. It doesn’t matter where we go. Bars, restaurants, the gym – men zero in on the girl. And who can blame them? She’s blonde, petite and easy on the eyes. Anyone that hangs … Continue reading

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Mayor to celebrate York Revolution win

A celebration for the York Revolution’s Atlantic League Championship will be held at noon Monday at York’s city hall. Mayor Kim Bracey will issue a proclamation to celebrate the team’s back to back championships. York Revolution President and General Manager … 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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Registrations for BOPstacle Race due by July 31

York’s Bring On Play Committee is still accepting registrations for the BOPstacle Race to be held at Sovereign Bank Stadium on Sept. 10.     Four-person teams will compete against each other to perform several tasks and obstacles similar to the … Continue reading

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Registration open for youth summer bowling program

York City Police will host a free summer bowling program for city children from June 23 to Aug. 18.   Children ages 5 through 17 can participate every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Colony Park Lanes. Children … Continue reading

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Tickets on sale for Sovereign Bank Stadium Latino Night

The York County Hispanic Coalition and the York Revolution will host Latino Night at Sovereign Bank Stadium on Wednesday July 20.     The event, which will begin at 6:30 p.m., will include food from Mi Caldero restaurant and performances by … Continue reading

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