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Use homicide, crime maps to check city neighborhoods

I recently reported that police and city officials were touting a significant drop in crime in York since 1988 and citing improvements to the city’s market district in particular.

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Central market vendors, downtown restaurant owners concerned about food carts

Central Market vendors and restaurant owners showed up at City Council on Tuesday night to share their opinions about a proposal to increase the number of food carts in the downtown area. But when the public comment session opened, they … Continue reading

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Maple-bacon wrapped cinnamon buns with cream cheese icing arrive at Central Market, along with Pepper’s Grille

For a long time, Ginger Hollidge dreamed of bringing a little bit of her own flavor to Central Market — a big bacon cheese steak, then jalapeno grilled cheese on Texas toast and her pepper’s porter sauce for her slow-cooked … Continue reading

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York on the brink of another Confederate invasion

The Confederate Army wasn’t out for blood when they invaded York — they were looking for bread, cash and a new pair of shoes, said Melanie Hady, director of marketing and public relations for the York County Heritage Trust. “They … Continue reading

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Art store unveils a montage of York business and history

I see White Rose, and Central Market, and the Strand and William Penn in period clothing. I see the Art and Framing Warehouse, on West Philadelphia Street, too. And inside I see Gayle Shadrach, the co-owner, who’s keeping a picture … Continue reading

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York: the littlest big town

I went to last Saturday’s “Go Green in the City” on a whim. I felt tired, sick and my allergies were acting up. I finally decided to get out of the house because maybe a bit of sunshine would do … Continue reading

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Start your Friday with a recap of York’s State of the City

Good morning, Yorkers. It’s Friday and you know what that means. That’s right, your friendly city beat reporter will be spending the evening babysitting the newsroom police scanner while the rest of you hit the bars. Yes, I’m on the … Continue reading

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Livin’ Just Enough, Just Enough, For the City

I moved into my apartment downtown 19 days ago and though I’ve been a York native all my life, I’ve found city living is a bit different than life in the ‘burbs. For one thing, it’s a lot louder. When … Continue reading

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Cupcake cafe offers trendy design, yummy treats

I’ve been to Central Market a number of times. I walk up and down the aisles. Smelling the soaps, sipping on coffee, examining the produce prices. But I’d never stopped by Just Cupcakes. There’s usually a line. A few weeks … Continue reading

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Green event to close North Beaver Street Saturday

Beaver Street will be closed from Market Street to Philadelphia Street in York Saturday.    Central Market vendors and shop owners on North Beaver Street will host “Go Green in the City” from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., in an … Continue reading

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