Daily Archives: March 18, 2008

York County man tells about goofy encounter with Gerald Ford

People mistook Philip Eppley, posing circa 1974, for former President Gerald Ford during the Ford presidency. (To see how Philip looked in early 2007, see below). For an even stranger story about Gerald Ford, see York resident Bill Walters’ meeting … Continue reading

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York County civic, service groups fighting for lives

The Women’s Club of York met at 228 E. Market St. for decades. But the organization that once topped 600 members declined fewer than 100. The club couldn’t pay the bills, so it sold the ornate building to private residents … Continue reading

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