Daily Archives: April 5, 2006

The forgotten fifth York market house

A former York market house is hidden in plain view. Dreamwrights, a local theater group, is quite correctly touting rehab plans for their large brick playhouse on Carlisle Avenue. For years, I’ve wondered about the original use of that beautiful … Continue reading

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The day Jumbo screamed in North York – Elephant story Part II

York County resident Dave Yates read my blog-entry-turned-column in the York Sunday News and e-mailed his own elephant story. But Dave’s story is heart-breaking so read on with caution … .

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