Daily Archives: October 30, 2006

Events in 1777 helped tip Revolution toward patriots

If a newspaper had tried to cover York in the 30-day period in the fall of 1777, its staff would have gone nuts.

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York County urban legend? The day a bulldozer sank from sight

Workers survey the large sinkhole located near the Black Lane Bridge in Adams County. York and Adams counties aren’t sites of large house-swallowing sinkholes, as happens in Florida, but the prevailing limestone substructure provides some unexpected holes on occasion. Related … Continue reading

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